Author Archive for Marshall Bradshaw

Burlesque Duel: Barenaked Comedy vs. Vaudevillian Romp

Two sexy variety shows enter the Fringeworthy gauntlet. One will leave. Or maybe not...

Hip Shot: Hero Complex

Clever staging lends Hero Complex's action scenes a nostalgic, comic-book.

Hip Shot: SONATA: The Naked Theatre Project

A symphony of wordless experimental theater, with every genre under the sun.

Hip Shot: It’s a Circus Out There

Letting the cast loose in character as clowns is the high point of the show.

Hip Shot: Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom

Molotov Theatre re-imagines suburbia as a horror video game, with some bloodlust. Press Start on this one.

Hip Shot: Love Letter Lost

Remaining Performances:
Tuesday, July 22nd at 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 24th at 7:45 p.m.
Saturday, July 26th at 2:15 p.m.
They Say: Commedia dell'arte is real life reflected in a filthy funhouse mirror. Familiar desires and struggles are stretched and distorted to absurdity. In Love Letter Lost, meet two houses, both alike in indignity: bratty lovers, mischievous servants and [...]

Hip Shot: The Inaugural Election for President of Mrs. Jacobson’s Sixth Grade Class

Lab II – Atlas Performing Arts Center
Remaining Performances:
Saturday, July 19th at 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 20th at 4:45 p.m.
Saturday, July 26th at 1:45 p.m.
They Say: Six 6th graders are running for class president and you will decide the winner! This sometimes-interactive, all-ages comedy allows the audience to examine the absurdities of modern day elections through the [...]

Hip Shots: Bitch, a Play About Antigone

Redrum – Fort Fringe
Remaining Performances:
Friday, July 18 at 11:45 p.m.
Wednesday, July 23 at 6:45 p.m.
Saturday, July 26 at 8:15 p.m.
They Say: Truth, justice and the Theban code of honor! Everyone comes to Thebes to make a name for themselves. Ambition is the name of the game and Antigone and Creon are ready to play. Are [...]

Hip Shot: Joiceville 101.3 LIVE

Remaining Performances:
Tuesday, July 15th at 6:15 p.m.
Saturday, July 19th at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, July 25th at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 26th at 8:15 p.m.
They Say: The personnel of the Sunshine Station Joiceville 101.3 are totally not making a social commentary or parody of the unlikely events regarding the end of days. Consistency, integrity and cupcakes are the [...]

Hip Shot: Report to an Academy

Caos on F
Remaining Performances:
Wednesday, July 16th at 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 19th at 9:30 p.m.
Friday, July 25th at 9:45 p.m.
Sunday, July 27th at noon
They Say: An ape, Red Peter, evolves to behave like a human and presents the vile details of his captivity to a scientific academy. Come explore life’s meaning, free will and animal rights [...]