Fringe

Fringecast 2012: A One-way Ticket to Crazy Town!

Les Kurkendaal, frequent Minnesota Fringe performer, returns to share his new show, A One-way Ticket to Crazy Town! Les has been in 9 of 19 Minnesota Fringes! Does anyone have a higher score than that? If so, they need a…

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Fringecast 2012: Class of ’98

Josh Carson and Andy Kraft, inseparable bros, return to plug their new fringe show, Class of ’98. Last year’s Our Freaking Kids Show had enough energy to restart a dying sun–the rapport between Josh and Andy borders on the uncanny.…

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A Rockstar Fringecast

In which Allegra Lingo and phillip andrew bennett low tell us of the Rockstar Storytellers and their domination of the Minnesota Fringe. There is ample opportunity to see the Rockstar Storytellers this fringe, and I’d recommend seeing any of them…

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Fringecast 2012: SuperHappyMelancholy-expialidocious

Seth Lepore’s Losing My Religion was an audience favorite during the 2011 Minnesota Fringe, and now he returns for SuperHappyMelancholyexpialidocious! I am a skeptic and nonbeliever, but my journey is decidedly boring next to Lepore’s, who left Catholicism at 14…

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Fringecast 2012: The Complete Works of William Shatner, Abridged

More William Shatner than you can handle. What more can be said about William Shatner? Plenty, and I’ll leave that to Tim Wick and Bill Stiteler as we go through the creation of the Snikt! Bamf! Thwip! fringe show, The…

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Fringecast 2012: Going Down on the Queen of Minneapolis

Ruth Virkus and Ben Layne discuss Freshwater Theatre’s first fringe outing since 2010’s Table 12, Going Down on the Queen of Minneapolis. I last spoke with Freshwater Theatre in January about Dirty Girls Come Clean. What I admire about Freshwater…

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Fringecast 2012: An Agony of Fools

Comedian, actor, and playwright Ben San Del discusses the evolution of his comedy and his fringe show, An Agony of Fools. Ben San Del is responsible for fringe favorite Animal Cracker Genocide, A Nice Guy’s Guide to Awkward Sex, and…

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Fringecast 2012: The Base

“Have you seen Rambo III lately?” I haven’t, but Marcus Anthony Downs has, and he’s written The Base in response. Instead of talking about tv and film influencing stage productions and the difficulties that can present (which is more eloquently…

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Fringecast 2012: Tales from a Twisted Universe

On this episode of Fringecast, Mic Weinblatt, Heather Baldwin, and Asha Nanavati discuss Seldom Scene Productions and their fringe show, Tales from the Twisted Universe. We spoke in the previous episode about anthology shows like Fringe Orphans, and that continues…

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Fringecast 2012: Fringe Orphans

Your theatre podcaster speaks with Brian Watson-Jones about a show both are working on, Fringe Orphans. I haven’t performed in a fringe show since 2009, but when Brian sent me an e-mail describing his idea–a show wherein all the ideas…

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