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New York International Fringe Festival

Behind the "Music": "The Radicalization of Rolfe" Gets a Second Coming at NYC Fringe Encore Series

Jed Ryan | Posted 09.12.2016 | Entertainment
Jed Ryan

Andrew Bergh's The Radicalization of Rolfe was one of the works being premiered at the 2016 New York International Fringe Festival this past August. ...

A Curated Guide to the New York Fringe Festival's 20th Anniversary Season

ZEALnyc | Posted 08.10.2016 | Arts

Gwynedd Vetter-Drusch in 'The Dance of Life;' Photo: James Jin By Don Adkins, ZEALnyc Managing Editor, and Megan Wrappe, Contributing Writer, August ...

The Mormon Bird Play Opens in New York

Wes Hurley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Wes Hurley

While Book of Mormon continues to conquer audiences with its disarming blend of raw heart and blasphemy, another excellent and equally subversive play about the Mormon faith will soon have its East Coast premiere at this year's New York International Fringe Festival.

NYC-ARTS Top Five: NYC Fringe Festival, Sandcastle Competition in Rockaways

NYC-ARTS | Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

NYC Girls Challenge Weiner Campaign: Stop Slut-Shaming

Lauren Hersh | Posted 08.02.2013 | Impact
Lauren Hersh

You see, we've always dreamed that one day, when we left our high school hallways, we'd be free of certain painful things like standardized tests, Chaucer, and...slut-shaming. You brought us back to a heartbreaking, frustrating reality.

Lucas Kavner

Shows Sink Or Swim At FringeNYC | Lucas Kavner | Posted 08.14.2012 | Arts

Before Mindy Kaling was a glimmer in Hollywood's eye, she donned a tracksuit and appeared in a show at the 2002 New York International Fringe Festival...

Gay Camping It Up

Philip Mutz | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Philip Mutz

Gay Camp follows the story of several young campers who are sent by their parents to Camp Acceptance to "cure" their homosexuality.

The Benefits of Marriage on Playwriting: Mac Rogers and Saundra Yaklin

Lanie Zipoy | Posted 08.21.2012 | Arts
Lanie Zipoy

Rogers often remarks that the plays that he's written since dating Yaklin, whom he married in an irreverent DIY ceremony in a Pennsylvania barn two years ago, have a different emotional life inspired by their relationship.

Hunting For Breakthroughs At FringeNYC | Posted 10.12.2011 | Arts

The 15th annual New York International Fringe Festival, with titles ranging from Yeast Nation and The Jersey Shoresical to The Legend of Julie Taymor,...

Theatre Fights Back: A Review Of 'As The Boat Approaches'

Travis Korte | Posted 10.08.2011 | Arts
Travis Korte

Theatrical form may be up against an impossible adversary in film, but it can be awfully heroic when a director doesn't seem to care.

Theater: Top 5 Picks for NYC Fringe Fest Encores

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

The best and worst part of fringe festivals is the sheer volume of shows. You can't possibly see them all, so here are my five top picks for shows worth seeing.