What would you do to keep your 15-minutes of fame?
Voiced by an original script and score written by a diverse group of 20-something songwriters, the various characters of “1660 Vine” confront questions of fame, influence, identity, and mental health. All the while, our featured creators update their followers through vlogs, gaming streams, makeup tutorials, TikTok dances, songs and pranks. Follow along as they navigate the search for identity, discovering the difference between what is authentic and what is not.
1660 Vine is a musical stage production that delves into the life of a social media influencer, exploring the disconnect between one's true self and their curated online identity. The story follows a diverse cast of characters, including makeup tutorialists, stunt artists, models, pranksters, gamers, vloggers, and musicians, all of whom have found community in the Hollywood apartment complex.
An original musical that looks into the journey of life as a social media influencer: creating, curating, and continuing an artificial online identity that pleases sponsors, brands, and tens of millions of followers, all the while aware of the widening space between one's true self and one's on-line self.
Rated PG-13 for strong language and some suggestive material.