Posts Tagged ‘Reviews’

Hip Shot: No Sex, Please

Gearbox
Remaining Performances:
Thursday, July 18, 8:30 p.m.
Friday, July 26, 8:15 p.m.
Sunday, July 28, 1:00 p.m.
They say: "Would-be JFK – and 20-something virgin – unravels his idealistic thoughts on sex and love, one botched sexcapade at a time. How long can he hold out for the perfect score? It’s a coming of age tale, decades in [...]

Hip Shot: UPheaval

Studio Theatre: Mead Theatre, 1501 14th St. NW
Remaining Performances:
Friday, July 15, 6 p.m.
Friday, July 22, 10 p.m.
Saturday, July 23, 6:30 p.m.
They say: "Total strangers stumble upon each other's secrets as everyday interactions unravel into aerial, musical and visual stories of longing, leaving, catastrophe and luck. Each person must confront, midair, the people and events that [...]

Hip Shot: My Name is Pablo Picasso

My Name Is Pablo Picasso
Redrum- Fort Fringe
Remaining Performances:
Thursday, July 14 at 10 p.m.
Sunday, July 17 at 8:30 p.m.
Thursday July 21 at 6 p.m.
Sunday, July 23 at 8 p.m.
75 Minutes
They say: "PARIS /1907: An old fortune teller divines young Picasso's future. Why do Picasso and his model Fernande fight what he tells them? By what magic [...]

Hip-Shot: Insurgent Sonata

Wonderbox, 629 New York Ave NW
Remaining Performances:
Tuesday, July 12th at 7:15 p.m.
Sunday, July 17th at 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 23rd at 12:30 p.m.
They say: "Written by emerging local playwright Timothy Guillot, Insurgent Sonata tells the story of five teenagers who attempt to start a revolution by killing their parents. Together they confront abuse, find [...]

Hip Shot: PUN: (n) a play on words

Warehouse, 645 New York Ave. NW
Remaining Performances:
Wednesday, July 13 at 7:45 p.m.
Sunday, July 17 at 2:15 p.m.
Thursday, July 21 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 24 at 2:00 p.m.
They say: "Five of the dictionary's keywords revel in their superior status — until a dark prophesy warns that their power trip will soon come to an end. Can [...]

Capital Fringe 2008: It’s on.

649 performances.
120 shows.
20 venues.
18 days.
1 really big tent.
This is Capital Fringe 2008.
And this is the City Paper's Fringe & Purge blog, a virtual vortex of all things Fringe. Bookmark this blog now, because you're not going to make it through July without us. Without each other, really, because this [...]

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