Posts Tagged ‘Rachel Manteuffel’

PurgeCast #15: Timepieces and G-Strings; Boy Scouts and Violent Delights

Critics' panel! With Fringe & Purge Action News and Commentary Squad veterans Sophia Bushong, Chris Klimek, and Rachel Manteuffel, and go-getter FPANCS rookie agent Alexis "Hudson" Hauk!
DISCUSSED: The Clocks. The Sensational Sans Sullivan Radio Hour. iLust for G-Love: An Auto-Ethnography. Violent Deligths: A Shakespearean Brawl-esque Sideshow. How to Be a Terrorist. In Search of the [...]

Today’s Fringenda: Rumors Are Flying All Over Galilee These Days Edition

After a day of rest, week 2 of the eighth Capital Fringe Festival kicks off today with a vengeance: There are 30 performances scheduled this evening, give or take, starting between 5 and 10:15 p.m.
The slate overlaps substantially with the 30 shows, give or take, that the indefatigable Fringe & Purge Action News and Commentary [...]

Hip Shot: Recovery

Goethe Institut – Gallery
Remaining Performances:
Sunday, July 14, 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 16, 6:45 p.m.
Thursday, July 18, 9:00 p.m.
They say: "A Fringe audience favorite in New York and Minneapolis, Recovery is an uplifting, authentic and powerful drama about the discoveries we make, the humor and courage we find, and the meaningful connections we forge – while facing [...]

Fringe & PurgeCast #13: You Don’t Need a Ticket, You Just Get on Board

No guests! No reporting! Nothing fixed in post! All judgment!

DISCUSSED IN SOME DETAIL: 43 1/2: The Greatest Deaths of Shakespeare's Tragedies; Mark Twain's Riverboat Adventure; The Continuing Adventures of John Blade, Superspy; Fireball XL?; Tickets to an Event.
MENTIONED IN PASSING: Michael Khan, Emily Todd, Moonrise Kingdom, Kubrilesque.

DISCLAIMERS BY THE BOATLOAD: Lindsey Boyle is working [...]

Tonight’s Fringenda: My Plate Is (Man)Too Full Edition

This is it, thrillseekers: The concluding weekend of Capital Fringe VII: The One Before Capital Fringe VIII. There are 45 shows starting between 6 p.m. and 11:59 p.m. this evening (plus the experiment in compressed intimacy BFF at 4:30) so we are almost already behind schedule.
Item! The Fringe & PurgeCast returns this evening, with an [...]

Fringe & PurgeCast #5: Ticket Tallies, Pizza Revisited, Talking in Circles, Nixon Doesn’t Resign Yet

In this edition of the PurgeCast, actor, storyteller, and paragon of temperance John Kevin Boggs—a member of the cast of the Washington Rogues' 2012 Capital Fringe entry Mitzi's Abortion—joins Fringe & Purge bloggers Derek Hills, Rachael Manteuffel, and Chris Klimek to debate the merits of Dylan Fresco's Dominos Pizza Saved My Life and to praise [...]

Fringe & PurgeCast #1: BFFs, Pizza, Improvised Musicals

In this inaugural installment of our daily (probably) late-night (invariably) conversation about our experiences at the Capital Fringe Festival, Rachel Manteuffel, Derek Hills, and I soak up the ambience of Fort Fringe while talking about Dylan Fresco's Dominos Pizza Saved My Life, Washington Improv Theater's iConfess, and Brian Feldman's conceptual art exploration of the ephemerality [...]