NY Fringe Festival

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  • News

    Top 3 FringeNYC Performances

    The New York International Fringe Festival wrapped up its 25th year on Aug. 25, and we asked theater experts Linda Buchwald, Zachary Stewart, and Diep Tran to pick their favorite performances.

  • Advice

    How Girl Empowerment Results in Powerful Theater

    Katie Cappiello, co-founder of the Arts Effect All-Girl Theater Company and director of its current production "SLUT", on the importance of helping young women find their voices.

  • Advice

    How to Get Press for Your Fringe Festival Show

    Publicist Ron Lasko, who has handled press for Fringe NYC for all 17 years, reminds audiences that Fringe is a microcosm of an entire theatrical season—and actors that interesting angles are hard to come by.

  • News

    Best of the Week Ahead: Aug. 15–21

    The 17th annual FringeNYC; an outdoors production of “Lady Windermere’s Fan” in L.A.; Museum of the Moving Image’s “Persol Magnificent Obsessions” exhibit; an explanation of fair use held at Film Independent; and “Smash,” Season 2, on DVD are what we’re looking forward to this week.

  • News

    10 Shows To See at the NY Fringe Festival

    There is something for everyone at this massive celebration of theater of all kinds. Click below to check out the ten shows you have to catch before the fest is over and visit www.fringenyc.org to learn more!

  • News

    5 Summer Theater Festivals That Launched The Next Big Thing

    Just because the Broadway season is over, that doesn't mean there isn't any new and exciting theater to be seen in New York City! Check out 5 summer theater fesitvals where hits like "Next to Normal," "Urinetown," and Broadway's current "Macbeth" got their start.

  • Advice

    Turning a Corner as a Writer and an Actor

    For the first time in my life I have received money in exchange for my words. The corner I turned doesn’t necessarily have to do with the getting-paid part, but allow me to elaborate.

  • Advice

    Handling the Highs and Lows of Your Career

    Career Dispatcher Tim Intravia emerges from FringeNYC poised for nuptials.

  • Reviews

    June and Nancy

    Actor-playwright Michelle Ramoni’s “June and Nancy,” a Fringe entry about an extramarital lesbian love affair in 1950s Manhattan, though not uninteresting, is definitely ungainly.

  • Reviews

    Hanafuda Denki : A Tale of Fantastic Traditional Playing Cards

    A mixture of ghost stories andWeimarcabaret, “Hanafuda Denki,”Tokyo’s Ryuzanji Company’s adaptation of “The Threepenny Opera,” is sometimes inexplicable but always delightful.