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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 Preview #51: ‘Interviews with…’ by Emily Cohen

Siblings of dictators, little white liars, people who Instagram food -- these are just a few of the topics explored in the whimsical cabaret,...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Cheeky Monkey Sideshow Presents: CMSS X 3D,...

Get ready for a performance unlike any other you’ve seen – this variety show features an award-winning troupe of professional performers focused on the...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Here/Hear’

Richael Faithful, Conjure! Freedom Collective and Ladan Siad, Practice of Creation Studios presents Here/Hear, an interactive experience aimed to explore Black culture within Washington,...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘315’

THE Theatre Company presents 315, written by JP Sisneros and directed by Sarah Frances Hope Williams. Since the erection of the George Washington Bridge...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘I Feel Funny: True Misadventures in Stand-Up...

Ready to have some fun? Well look no further than comedian Adam Ruben’s new one man show I Feel Funny: True Misadventures in Stand-Up...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘From Seven Layers to a Bikini Top...

Promising themes abound at this year’s Capital Fringe Festival. Andrea’s Schell’s From Seven Layers to a Bikini Top in Less Than Five Hours is...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Lathem Prince’

The well-known tragic Hamlet, has left many performers and audience's opinions open to interpretation. It was Ashlin Halfnight's adaptation that led to this specific...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘District of Cara’

District of Cara is like a huge pajama party where your best friend dishes on boyfriends, past and present. In this one-hour monologue/skit/therapy session,...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘When We Grow Up’

Critical Point Theatre's quirky Fringe show When We Grow Up is difficult to review for several reasons. The piece is highly-interactive and its best moments are improvised, meaning you'll never...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘I Thought the Earth Remembered Me’

Just steps away from the Monroe Street Arts Walk in Brookland, music fills the humid summer air, canvas tents offer shelter from the hustle...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘MacWHAT?!’

Few things are as "Capital Fringe" as an irreverent take on the Bard, and King's Players have got themselves a hell of an irreverent take in their outrageous farce MacWHAT?! Fittingly...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘The Suicide Journals’

“Death is inevitable for a young lost soul…” In its world premiere at the 2015 Capital Fringe Festival, The Suicide Journals by Playwright and Director...

2015 Capital Fringe Review: ‘At Your Service, Mr. President!’

This Butler serves up juicy tidbits in his one-man show It’s got to be tough to do a solo show on a sultry summer night,...

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