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The New York International Fringe Festival is now FringeNYC (in Manhattan) AND FringeBYOV (in the outer boroughs). ALL DATES BELOW ARE IN OCTOBER. Use the Slice-O-Matic or the alphabetical tabs below to view the shows, pick your performance, and purchase tickets.

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* = FringeHIGH Talkback follows performance  
+ = FringePLUS MeetUp follows performance

Performances shown in grey are either past or sold out.

Improv/Sketch/Stand-up

(List all shows)


Crime of the Hour
What the Deelio Productions
Writer: Abby Deely
Director: Abby Deely
Crime of the Hour is a true crime-themed improv show. The host reports the facts of a crime which improvisers use as inspiration to create original scenes. Every show covers a different crime to satisfy your bloodlust!
Local   FringeQNS
Improv/Sketch/Stand-up   Comedy   
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FringeQNS The Secret Theatre


Chaos Theory
IKantKoan Games
Writer: Jessica Creane
Your inner chaos agent wants out. Embrace it. 2018 = Chaos. Through multi-player games and intimate, comedic lectures with an uptight mathematician, determine whether chaos is a situation to be wrestled into submission or a blank canvas of unbridled opportunity.
1h 15m   National   FringeNYC
Comedy   Improv/Sketch/Stand-up   
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A Brief History of Colonization
Written, produced & performed by Kal Mansoor
Director: Rick Allen Wilson
A conflicted British-Indian comedian attempts to make a Hollywood movie about India's colonial past and is forced to revisit his own. Starring Pacino, Walken & McConaughey. FREE horror-filled laughter included with ticket purchase. *Some actors may not be present.
1h Local   FringeNYC
Comedy   Improv/Sketch/Stand-up   
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OPIE
Writer: Patriac Coakley, Megan Johns, Olivia Nielsen
Director: Megan Johns
OPIE is sketch comedy at its most heartfelt and absurd. Watch this Chicago duo explore what happens when love grows in inconvenient places, and when relationships are pushed to the brink. They like to laugh, but they love to cry.
1h National   FringeNYC
Improv/Sketch/Stand-up   Comedy   
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Hole Punch Productions
Writer: Taryn Parrish
Director: Taryn Parrish
What if our favorite '90s characters had to grow up, like we did? This nostalgic sketch comedy show celebrates the last true decade by blending '90s pop culture with the present. Toronto Fringe "PATRONS' PICK" & NYC Frigid "AUDIENCE CHOICE"
55m   International   FringeNYC
Comedy   Improv/Sketch/Stand-up   
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