Author Archive for Camila Domonoske

Hip Shot: To Err is Falstaff!!

Win English Lit trivia points by correctly attributing all the Shakespeare quotes in this political satire.

Hip Shot: Experimental

Actors are stranded in the play of their lives. Is it Shakespeare? Metatheater? Palindrome? Or maybe just a poorly-executed mishmash of the above?

Hip Shot: The Adventures of Tapman

Lab II — Atlas Performing Arts Center
Remaining Performances:
Wednesday, July 23, at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, July 25, at 6:15 p.m.
Saturday, July 26, at 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 27, at 4:30 p.m.
They say: A lovelorn scientist consumes a secret formula to transform into his crime-fighting alter ego, Tapman, the world's most daring tap dance superhero!
Camila's take: He's a scientist, the kind [...]

Hip Shot: C-

For Fringe: Bedroom
Remaining Performances:
Sunday, July 20, at 6:15 p.m.
Tuesday, July 22 at 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 26 at 9:45 p.m.
They say: Based on interviews with Eric’s formerly hard-partying, now middle-aged fraternity brothers, C- is a funny and poignant look at the value of a college education, the challenge of choosing a career and life as we [...]

Hip Shot: Cabaret XXX: Everybody F*cking Dies

Baldacchino Tent Bar – Fort Fringe
Remaining Performances:
Thursday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 19 at 1:45 p.m.
Tuesday, July 22 at 8 p.m.
Friday, July 25 at 9 p.m.
Sunday, July 27 at 3:30 p.m.
They say: Ding dong, the girls are dead! Join The Exes (and Roy!) and celebrate the life and death of Les Femmes Fatales at the rawkinest, rowdiest memorial service of all time. You never [...]

Hip Shot: A Fire in Water

Lang – Atlas Performing Arts Center
Remaining Performances:
Tuesday, July 15, 6:15 p.m.
Sunday, July 20, 4:45 p.m.
Wednesday, July 23, 6:15 p.m.
Saturday, July 26, noon
They say: Two goddesses try to protect their sons from all harm, but their sons' love for their companions makes them vulnerable – makes them human, allowing them to break like snapped twigs, like [...]

Hip Shot: My Civil War

Gala Theatre at Tivoli Square
Remaining Performances:
Thursday, July 25, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 27, 1:45 p.m.
Sunday, July 28, 12:00 noon
They say: "Rooted in music, letters, movement and poems from then and now, this theatrical concert explores the American Civil War soldier's tale, the war's impact on the nation and the internal struggles that make love a battlefield [...]

Hip Shot: Our Boys

Mount Vernon United Methodist Church – Mountain
Remaining Performances:
Sunday, July 21, 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 25, 6:45 p.m.
Sunday, July 28, 6:15 p.m.
They say: "This comedy follows the antics of two charmingly disobedient sons. It set a new record when it ran for 1,362 performances starting in 1875. However, this production has only five shows at Fringe, so [...]

Hip Shot: Violent Delights: A Shakespearean Brawl-esque Sideshow

Remaining Performances:
Saturday, July 20, midnight (Friday night)
Sunday, July 21, 2:45 p.m.
Tuesday, July 23, 6:45 p.m.
Friday, July 26, 10:00 p.m.
They say: "Step into the Circus of Violent Delights. Blending stage combat, dance, clowning and traditional theatrical convention, our charismatic Ringmaster leads you through Shakespeare's most spectacular life or death scenarios. But remember, 'violent delights have violent [...]

Hip Shot: The Tragical Mirth of Marriage and Love: Short Scenes By Anton Chekhov

Fort Fringe – The Shop
Remaining Performances:
Tuesday, July 16, 9:15 p.m.
Sunday, July 21, 3:45 p.m.
Wednesday, July 24, 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 27, 5:00 p.m.
They say: "From The Proposal to The Wedding to The Anniversary, Chekhov examines our human impulse to make melodrama out of the crossroads in life, and the overwhelming emotion involved when in-laws enter the [...]