rest= Restaurant discounts

tw= Vote for favorite
ast= Talkback follows perf.
share= Share show

Search for a show below







    Starting between




Cultural Cruise

How to FringeNYC
Program Guide
Text Only Guide
Chronological List
Venue List & Map


These are our 2013 show listings, left here for your reference. Please check back in July 2014 for the new show listings.


Sarazad and the Monster-King
Writer: E.J.C. Calvert
Director: Justin Lauro
DANGER! Schoolyard bullies and hungry Monster-Kings! Follow Sarazad through zany tales of adventurous pirates, noir detectives, and despotic robots as she uses her imagination to confront fears and foes and avoid becoming lunch! "An hour of fast-paced fun!" ~ NYTIMES
0h 50m   Local   New York, NY   
FringeJR   Comedy   
Discover: Literature   
www.thetruf.org/folio/sarazad-and-the-monster-king/   thetruf11   
VENUE #8: The Theater at the 14th Street Y       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 5:00  SAT 10 @ 2:30  WED 14 @ 4:00  FRI 16 @ 2:00  THU 22 @ 5:45  

Save The Date: A Wedding Road-Trip Musical
Roadie Soadie Productions
Writer: Gregory Jacobs-Roseman
Director: Nikki Rothenberg, Musical Director: Rich Silverstein
Emily and her gay BFF Alex can’t understand why, at 27, everyone they know is getting married! A chaotic journey to Emily’s ex’s wedding tests their friendship. While everyone else is getting their lives together, why are they falling apart?
2h 0m   Local   Manhattan, NY   
Musical   Comedy   
Discover: Romance    
www.savethedatemusical.com   SaveTheDateRSP   
VENUE #7: Theatre 80       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
THU 15 @ 10:15  FRI 16 @ 9:45  TUE 20 @ 2:00  THU 22 @ 5:30  SAT 24 @ 7:00  

Scarred For Life: Tale of A Mexican-American Trying To Get Out of East L.A.
Casa 0101 Theater
Writer: David Valdez
Director: Eric Hunicutt
SFL chronicles the misadventures of growing up in East Los Angeles and then heading out to college. Told in stand-up form, this one-man show is a comedy about growing up bilingual, bicultural...and by the freeways!
1h 35m   National   Los Angeles, CA   
Solo Show   Improv/Sketch/Stand-up   
Discover: Fascination Hollywood LA   
www.casa0101.org   dvdvldz   
VENUE #15: The White Box at 440 Studios       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SAT 10 @ 9:15  SUN 11 @ 8:30  MON 19 @ 2:30  WED 21 @ 4:30  FRI 23 @ 7:00  SAT 24 @ 2:30  

See Jane Give Up Dick
Writer: Devin Preston
Director: Isaac Klein
See Jane. See Jane Give Up Dick. A highly sexual Manhattanite attempts to give up ‘giving it up’ for one full year. See Jane discover if putting an end to her slutty ways can be more rewarding than multiple orgasms.
1h 20m   Local   Brooklyn, NY   
Comedy   Solo Show   
Discover: SEX Our bodies Our selves   
www.seejanegiveitup.com   seejanegiveitup   
VENUE #18: The Steve & Marie Sgouros Theatre       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SAT 10 @ 1:45  WED 14 @ 3:45  FRI 16 @ 7:45  TUE 20 @ 8:00  FRI 23 @ 2:00  SAT 24 @ NOON  

Acceptable Targets
Writer: Mara Wilson
Director: Max Reuben
It's summer and Nick just wants to score pot, hang with his would-be girlfriend, and have his Satanist brother talk his best friend out of enlisting. But what if Russ was right when he said, "Everything you know is wrong..."?
1h 50m   Local   New York, NY   
Comedy   Drama   FringeHIGH   
Discover: Reality-The Modern Family    
www.sheepletheplay.com   MaraWritesStuff   
VENUE #10: The Kraine Theater       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SAT 10 @ 2:30*  SUN 11 @ 7:30  THU 15 @ 4:15  FRI 16 @ 6:00  SAT 17 @ 4:00  

SHYAMA - The Legend of Krishna
Nrithyanjali Institute of Dance Inc.
Choreographer: Ramya Ramnarayan
Shyama is a journey in search of the illusive boy Krishna. This concept is spearheaded by choreographer/performer Ramya Ramnarayan. Bharatanatyam comes to life through literature, technique & storytelling. We explore Krishna’s dynamic facets, fascinating childhood, and His attractive charming form.
1h 15m   Local   North Brunswick, NJ   
Dance   Performance Art   
Discover: Enlightment-Heaven & Hell   
www.nrithyanjali.org   NidShows   
VENUE #8: The Theater at the 14th Street Y       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SAT 10 @ 6:15  SUN 11 @ 9:45  THU 15 @ 7:30  SAT 17 @ 2:30  SUN 18 @ NOON  

The Skype Show or See You in August
Greencard Wedding
Writer: script and music by Jody Christopherson and Michael de Roos, additional music by David Anzuelo
Director: Aaron Simms
A dramedy with music, written over Skype by two artists (Jody in New York, Michael in Holland) torn apart by visa regulations. This live Skype call is a testament to how technology can transcend boundaries, uniting artists and their audience.
1h 30m   International   Brooklyn & Amsterdam, NY & Holland   
Multi-Media   Drama   
Discover: Romance    
www.greencardwedding.com   greencardweddin   
VENUE #15: The White Box at 440 Studios       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SAT 10 @ 7:00  WED 14 @ 9:00  FRI 16 @ 5:00  SAT 17 @ 5:00  THU 22 @ 9:00  SUN 25 @ 3:30  

True False Theatre Company
Writer: Daria Tavana
Director: Jenny Beth Snyder
Billy Pilgrim escapes death in WWII then wakes up with a pornstar on the planet Tralfamadore. After aliens show him the meaning of life, Billy returns home to NY and preaches their philosophy. Based on the novel by Kurt Vonnegut.
1h 30m   Local   Manhattan, NY   
Drama   Multi-Media   
Discover: Imagination   
www.truefalsetheatre.org/blog   TrueFalseNYC   
VENUE #5: The Celebration Of Whimsy       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SAT 10 @ 9:15  SUN 11 @ 1:00  WED 14 @ 8:45  SAT 17 @ 12:30  TUE 20 @ 6:45  

The Arts Effect
Writer: Katie Cappiello
Director: Katie Cappiello & Meg McInerney
Joey Del Marco. SIXTEEEN. Pre-gaming. Empty ABSOLUT bottle. Luke, GEORGE, Tim. Back of a CAB. RIPPED underwear. HANDS everywhere. NO! Through the eyes of NYC teen girls, FACE the choices and EXPERIENCE the fallout from ONE life-altering Friday night.
1h 30m   Local   Manhattan, NY   
Drama   FringeHIGH   
Discover: Suspense-Current Issues   
www.SLUTtheplay.com   SlutThePlay   
VENUE #14: The Lynn Redgrave Theater       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
MON 19 @ 2:00  WED 21 @ 7:30  THU 22 @ 5:30*  FRI 23 @ 9:30  SUN 25 @ 4:45  

Snakes I Have Known
Writer: Molly Montgomery
Director: Jim Shankman
On my 16th birthday I find myself buck-ass naked and snake-bit outside my front door in Nowhere, TX. There are all kinds of snakes in my life. Some are reptiles. It's my journey from DFW to JFK, y'all.
1h 10m   Local   Manhattan, NY   
Solo Show   Comedy   FringeHIGH   
Discover: Adventure-Planes, trains...   
www.mollymontgomery.com   MollMontgomery   
VENUE #9: JIMMY'S NO. 43       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SUN 11 @ 7:00  THU 15 @ 5:30  SAT 17 @ 7:15  SUN 18 @ NOON*  THU 22 @ 9:15  FRI 23 @ 5:00  

Someone To Belong To
DeNoon/Steele Productions
Writer: Christine DeNoon & Lorie Steele
Director: Leslie Collins
Take a stroll down Madison Avenue in 1963, where the copywriters at D&J are juggling deadlines, drinks, and desires. Join Davis, Annie, Lois, and Joe in a sweet and sexy love story about selling dreams and making them come true.
1h 20m   Local   Hoboken, NJ   
Musical   Comedy   
Discover: Reality-The Modern Family    
www.someonetobelongto.com   someone2belong2   
VENUE #7: Theatre 80       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 7:45  THU 15 @ 5:30  SAT 17 @ 7:00  MON 19 @ 1:30  SUN 25 @ 3:30  

Somewhere Safer
Famous Explorers Productions
Writer: Lauren Ferebee
Director: Deborah Wolfson
When radicals bomb a political rally in New York, they irrevocably alter the course of many lives. Examining memory’s force and the dangers of extremism, Somewhere Safer reaches back and forth in time to capture the aftermath of the explosion.
2h 0m   Local   Brooklyn, NY   
Discover: Suspense-Current Issues   
www.SomewhereSaferPlay.com   SomewhereSafer   
VENUE #6: Connelly Theater       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SUN 11 @ 4:15  WED 14 @ 3:00  SAT 17 @ 1:45  TUE 20 @ 9:00  FRI 23 @ 7:30  

SOUNDWAVES: The Passion of Noor Inayat Khan
Bridge Theatre Group
Writer: Joe Martin, Music: Maitreya Padukone
Director: Adrian Roman, Assistant Director: Leonie Ettinger
"Madeleine" -- French Resistance heroine: in reality a young Sufi woman, daughter of a renowned Indian mystic, musician, children's author, devotee of non-violence and skillful secret agent against Nazism. An epic play beginning in a spiritual household, ending in Dachau.
2h 15m   Local   New York , NY   
Discover: Inspiration-History & Bios   
www.bridgetheatregroup.com   BridgeTheatreNY   
VENUE #2: CSV Flamboyan       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SUN 18 @ 7:45  MON 19 @ 4:15  THU 22 @ 2:00  FRI 23 @ 9:00  SUN 25 @ 3:00  

Philip Markle
Writer: Philip Markle
Discover your inner sparkle! Battle dragons and inner demons in this true-life musical following online gaymer Philip 'Sparkle' who gets sucked into the black hole of Grindr, comes out to a room full of nuns, and learns to live EPIC!
1h 0m   National   Chicago, IL   
Solo Show   Musical   
Discover: Mind-bending Meta   
www.sparklehour.com   SparkleHour   
VENUE #13: SubCulture       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
THU 15 @ 5:15  FRI 16 @ 8:00  SUN 18 @ NOON  TUE 20 @ 7:15  SUN 25 @ 3:00  

The Spider
The Drama League in association with B Plus
Writer: Jordan Slaveykov and Ditimar Dimitrov
Director: Ditimar Dimitrov and Jordan Slaveykov
Conjoined twins celebrate a last birthday before the operation that will separate them. Should they be severed or remain together forever? American premiere of Bulgaria's B-Plus Company. Winner of Best Theater Experiment and Best Actress at St. Petersburg ArtOKraina International Festival.
1h 0m   International   Sofia, Bulgaria   
Drama   Performance Art   
Discover: Imagination   
www.dramaleague.org   dramaleague   
VENUE #5: The Celebration Of Whimsy       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 5:00  SUN 11 @ 5:15  TUE 13 @ 2:00  WED 14 @ 7:00  FRI 16 @ 7:00  

A Step Beyond the Rain
Amina Productions
Writer: Miata Edoga
Director: Ashley Crow
Abuse, isolation, racism and illness color the journeys of two sisters and their mother as they navigate the waters of love, loss and liberation...A humorous, messy and personal portrait.
1h 0m   National   Los Angeles, CA   
Solo Show   Drama   
Discover: SEX Our bodies Our selves   
www.AStepBeyondtheRain.com   StepBeyondRain   
VENUE #18: The Steve & Marie Sgouros Theatre       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 9:15  SUN 11 @ NOON  TUE 13 @ 10:15  FRI 16 @ 6:00  WED 21 @ 3:45  SAT 24 @ 4:15  

Still Life
Writer: Zeke Blackwell
Director: Molly Houlahan
Donald and Orley are two grapes. Sometimes they fight. Sometimes they joke. Sometimes they cry. Sometimes, they say things like: "I'm your other grape. Everybody needs another grape." And you know? Sometimes they're right.
1h 30m   Local   New Haven, CT   
Comedy   Drama   
Discover: Imagination   
www.thegrapeplay.com   TheGrapePlay   
VENUE #3: CSV Kabayitos       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 7:15  SAT 10 @ 9:15  SUN 11 @ 2:15  WED 14 @ 8:45  THU 15 @ 4:30  FRI 16 @ 5:15  

The Storytellers
Strange Productions
Writer: Based on stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Saki, W.W. Jacobs, Robert W. Service, Adapted by Abigail Strange
Director: Abigail Strange
The Storytellers brings to life stories by some of the greatest masters of suspense, such as Edgar Allan Poe, Saki, Robert W. Service, and W. W. Jacobs, through mask, song, movement, and much more.
1h 30m   Local   Manhattan, NY   
Clown/Mask   Comedy   
Discover: Literature   
VENUE #2: CSV Flamboyan       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 4:45  SAT 10 @ 7:15  MON 12 @ 4:45  WED 14 @ 2:00  SAT 17 @ 9:15  

Stranded on Motor Parkway
ELR Productions, LLC
Writer: Dan Fingerman
Director: Christina Roussos
1986: After their mother's death Johnny and Angie find themselves living with their estranged father. They hate living on Long Island, they miss their mom, they miss Queens, but if the Mets win the World Series...maybe things will be OK.
1h 50m   Local   Manhattan, NY   
Discover: Reality-The Modern Family    
www.strandedonmotorparkway.com   MotorParkway   
VENUE #1: Teatro SEA       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 5:00  SAT 10 @ 9:00  TUE 13 @ 9:30  THU 15 @ 4:00  FRI 16 @ 9:15  

Strange Rain
YaYa Productions
Writer: Lynda Crawford
Director: Simone Federman
A noir journey of conspiracy about a relentless rain and its link to the 1950s and a scientist building weather-control machines.
1h 45m   Local   New York, NY   
Discover: Science   
www.yayaproductions.com   yayaproductions   
VENUE #14: The Lynn Redgrave Theater       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
FRI 9 @ 9:45  FRI 16 @ 2:00  SUN 18 @ NOON  MON 19 @ 7:00  THU 22 @ 8:30  

Suicide Math
Michael Howard Studios in association with Ten Years Productions
Writer: Jim Shankman
Director: Jake Turner
Vietnam rages. Michael’s older brother is MIA. Frank’s roommate has fallen from the math tower, and Lydia can’t speak about the last time she saw her sister. In the midst of chaos, three unlikely friends find their way.
1h 30m   Local   Manhattan, NY   
Drama   Performance Art   
Discover: Enlightment-Heaven & Hell   
www.suicidemath.com   SuicideMathPlay   
VENUE #16: Robert Moss Theater at 440 Studios       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
TUE 13 @ 9:15  SUN 18 @ 2:15  WED 21 @ 3:00  FRI 23 @ 7:00  SUN 25 @ NOON  

Sure-Minded Uncertainties
Cave Dogs
Writer: Maria Jansdotter Farr with Cave Dogs, Music by Dean Jones
Director: Suzanne Stokes
Fantastical characters explore stewardship, technology & spiritualism in our modern world through innovative storytelling. Dynamic, large-scale shadow projections move in concert with video imagery and an original soundtrack. It’s like watching dreams cross into the conscious world. All ages welcome.
0h 45m   Local   Bloomington, NY   
Multi-Media   FringeHIGH   
Discover: Enlightment-Heaven & Hell   
www.cavedogs.org   Cave_Dogs   
VENUE #8: The Theater at the 14th Street Y       Untitled Document Share/Bookmark       
SAT 10 @ 8:15  WED 14 @ 7:15  THU 15 @ 3:45  SAT 17 @ 6:00  SAT 24 @ 12:45*  

Back to top