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2015 CAPITAL FRINGE FESTIVAL

DCMetroTheaterArts’ Capital Fringe Honors Announced

Here are the 2015 Capital Fringe Honors Selected by the Staff of DCMetroTheaterArts. Congrats to all our honorees: FAVORITE COMEDY:  Ambien Date Night Barenaked Comedy Blind Pug Arts...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘DancEthos with The West Shore Piano Trio’

DancEthos is not your average dance company - filled with identical stick thin dancers sashaying in unison behind a soloist. Company founder and director...

2015 Capital Fringe Preview #55: ‘Neighborhood 3: Part 5: ‘The Music...

How does one create a sonic world on something that is such common place to our homes today? Video games are such a large...

2015 Capital Fringe Preview #54 ‘An Interview with Cara Gabriel on...

An interview with DC performer and director Cara Gabriel, whose one woman show, I AM THE GENTRY runs during the Capital Fringe Festival. The...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘St. Jimmy Celebrates “The Food At Our...

Sharp and hilarious, somehow Jimmy Grzelak interweaves Copyright law, Christian religious ritual, cooking show culture, pop songs, and poignant questions about the nature of...

2015 Capital Fringe Review ‘The Out of Tooners’

As a “90s Kid,” I am part of the generation that frequently prides itself on the Saturday mornings and Sunday afternoons it spent growing...

2015 Capital Fringe ‘The Human Algorithm’

What do lion attacks, football fanatics, muppets, dog pee, and Vladimir Putin have in common? According to CJ in her most recent iteration of...

‘Hairspray’ at City of Fairfax Theatre Company

A huge, multi-generational cast tells the story of integrating a 1962 Baltimore TV dance show in a musical directed by Tara Taylor that is...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Sanctuary’

A woman’s perspective on war is a powerful thing. We are often mothers, and because we can give birth, I think some of us...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Ripple of Hope: One Teacher’s Journey to...

Ripple of Hope is Karen Sklaire’s contribution to the teacher as hero genre – which can never have too many entries. This one-woman show...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Bortle 8’

Bortle 8, a one-man show written and performed by Chris Davis is part stand-up routine, part science fair project, part sermon. The title refers...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Dr. Freeman’s Motivational Inspirational Pill of a...

Imagine a pill that could eliminate boredom, stave off writer’s block, inspire the next great masterpiece. In Dr. Freeman’s Motivational Inspirational Pill of a...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘The Princess & The Pea (or) A...

When she was alive, I would occasionally discuss love and dating with my grandmother. Her guaranteed formula for finding the love of your life...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘So We Meet Again’

On the television show Grey’s Anatomy, when characters are having a difficult time dealing with pain or another type of struggle, they “dance it...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Purge’

Memories can break you down. They can take away your power, strength and ability to trust. In the Capital Fringe Festival show Purge, the...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Act Like a GRRRL’

You had me at grrrl. Act Like a GRRRL is a showcase of work developed and performed by teen girls, in which personal stories are shared...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Mine/Field’

Unbeknownst to you, Glade Dance Collective knows your identity, your likes, and your dislikes. The dancers are hungry for more data whether you want...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘The Eddie Lounge Reunion Tour: The Lounge...

Somebody get Eddie Lounge a cocktail -- and maybe a ream of cocktail napkins to wipe his beady, bald head. What's a guy gotta...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Niche’

Peer into the trials and tribulations of love, cohabitation, and relationships that is Niche. This  whimsical journey draws in audiences of all kinds whether...

2015 Capital Fringe Review ‘Half Past What?’

About halfway through Casey Bauer's surreal Half Past What?, I came to the stark realization that I wasn't exactly sure what was going on yet was still completely enthralled. The...

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