Posts Tagged ‘Hip Shots’

Hip Shot: Giant Box of Porn

Remaining Performances:
Sunday, July 27th at 6:00 p.m.
They Say: Young couple Ron and Kate return home to find a giant box of porn in their living room. This comedy explores life’s most important questions: What kind of burglar breaks in and leaves porn? Is it okay to buy baby paraphernalia just because it’s on sale? And, [...]

Hip Shot: Relationsh!t

Bedroom – Fort Fringe
Remaining Performances:
Sunday July 27, 3:45 p.m.
They Say: Awkward break-ups, fights with lovers, miscommunication with grandma: every relationship has its complications. Come explore the ups and downs of the human connection through sketch comedy. Take a big whiff of the truth: all relationships are a little shitty.
Val's Take: "Relationshit" might be a Freudian slip [...]

Hip Shot: Point…Blank…Period!

Gallery – Goethe Institut
Remaining Performances:
Saturday, July 26, 6:45 p.m.
They Say: The crimson wave! The period demystified. Point. . . Blank. . . Period! is an insightful view on a woman's love/hate relationship with her period! Whether you're a man or woman, PBP will have you saying, "Once a month is more than enough!"
Val's Take: Director/cowriter/performer Tramaine Braithwaite knows [...]

Hip Shot: La Llorona

Fort Fringe — Bedroom
Remaining Performances:
Friday, July 25, 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 27, 1:45 p.m.
They say: Andy Walker, a public defense attorney, is assigned to defend Marina Renaldo, a woman accused drowning her two children. The two women begin to develop an unlikely friendship. Meanwhile at home Andy struggles to save her marriage, as she and her [...]

Hip Shot: The Fever

Goethe Institut – Main Stage

Remaining Performances:
Thursday, July 24, 10 p.m.
Friday, July 25, 6 p.m.
They Say: An affluent traveler to a poor country is leveled by a nightmarish but enlightening fever that will challenge the consciences of the most liberal of theatre-goers. Was Marx right? Featuring Pat O'Brien from last year's Fringe hit, Underneath the Lintel.
Chris' Take: [...]

Hip Shot: The 27 Club

Remaining performances:
Thursday, July 24 at 5:45 p.m.
Saturday, July 26 at 10:30 p.m.
They Say: Jimi. Janis. Kurt. Jim. Brian. Amy. Infamous musicians who all died at [...]

Hip Shot: Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn

Sprenger – Atlas Performing Arts Center

Remaining Performances:
Wednesday, July 23 at 8:45 p.m.
Friday, July 25 at 9:15 p.m.
They Say: “Aphra Behn the British playwright! History tells us precious little – was she truly a spy? How many men did she kill? What was she doing in Surinam? At last, herein find the answers – as unlikely [...]

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: Bethesda

Gallery – Goethe Institut
Remaining Performances:
Tuesday, July 22 at 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 23 at 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 26 at 2:30 p.m.
They say: Disgraced American diplomat Barry returns to DC, but soon discovers his past haunts his wife and kids. When his son runs away and his daughter is caught cheating, wife Joy changes the course of [...]

Hip Shot: Lucretia Borgia: A Play

Spenger – Atlas Performing Arts Center
Remaining Performances:
Tuesday, July 22 at 9:00 p.m.
Friday, July 25 at 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 27 at 4:15 p.m.
They say: Woman moves through expectation and disappointment. Created with Gertrude Stein's text, this play is filled with shadow and intrigue. Can romance exist when a girl is oppressed? Watch her hope, play and [...]