FringeNYC Thematic Listing


Spirited & Spicy

Writer: Kilusan Bautista
Take a train ride in the fight against gentrification & listen to the confessions of a homeless artist in Brooklyn, NY. Written & performed by Hip Hop Theater Artist Kilusan Bautista.
1h 0m   Local   Bronx, NY   Solo Show   Multi-Media   
Theme: Political & Social Issues   Spirited & Spicy   
SUN 14 @ 4:15
FRI 19 @ 9
SUN 21 @ 6:15+
THU 25 @ 8:45
FRI 26 @ 6:45

The Princemaker
MirrorMaker Productions
Writer: Robert Gelberg
Director: Alessandra Affinito
It's an election year. Leslie Moore, a teenager with an unlimited bank account, finances the Presidential campaign of George Lee, a down-home congressman equally noble and naive. The Princemaker explores the politics of money and the money of politics.
1h 20m   Local   Brooklyn, NY   Drama   Comedy   
Theme: Political & Social Issues   Spirited & Spicy   
VENUE #8: WOW Cafe
SAT 13 @ 4:45+
WED 17 @ 2:30
SAT 20 @ 7:30
TUE 23 @ 9:15
THU 25 @ 4:45

Sex, Cynicism and Other Small Miracles
Red Lips Woman Productions
Writer: Lachlan the Bray and Garrett Riley
Director: Mia Romero
Rent is costing you a kidney. Love is fleeting. Our dependence on pharmaceuticals is killing us. An Australian country-boy and an urban vagrant coax spoken word, rock-n-roll, and theater into a raucous threesome exploring why all these things are beautiful.
1h 10m   National   San Francisco, CA   Spoken Word/Poetry   Performance Art   
Theme: Relationships & Sex   Spirited & Spicy   
VENUE #5: drom
SUN 14 @ 3:15+
THU 18 @ 9:30
SAT 20 @ 5
TUE 23 @ 5:15
FRI 26 @ 7

Red Devil Moon
Sugar Cane Productions
Writer: Robert Earl Price, Music and Lyrics by Pam Ortiz
The scent of boiling cane, a magical night, love at risk in the Jim Crow South. Inspired by Jean Toomer's modernist novel, Cane. A performance featuring music and narration from the forthcoming musical.
1h 30m   National   Chestertown, MD   Musical/Opera   Drama   
Theme: Race   Spirited & Spicy   
VENUE #2: Flamboyan Theater at The Clemente
FRI 12 @ 7:15
SUN 14 @ 1+
MON 15 @ 7:30
THU 18 @ 4:30*
SAT 20 @ 2:45

Joey Variations: A Play With Dance
Writer: Jon Spano
Director: Jon Spano
Choreographer: Tom Gold
Joey: A gifted contemporary dancer whose secret fuels his addiction. Rita: The transgendered therapist whose counsel may save his life. Svetlana: The artistic director who employs him despite better judgment. Three diverse lives brush against darkness to find the light.
1h 2m   Local   Manhattan, NY   Dance / Physical Theatre   Drama   
Theme: LGBTQ   Spirited & Spicy   
VENUE #6: The Theater at the 14th Street Y
MON 15 @ 9+
WED 17 @ 4:30
FRI 19 @ 10
SUN 21 @ 8
TUE 23 @ 6:15

Writer: Jolie London Glickman
Director: Shira-Lee Shalit
Turns out, high school boys aren't the only ones trying to get laid. Filthy, funny, and relentlessly honest, GWBG is a coming of age story about best friends navigating their newfound sexuality in the digital age. World Premiere!
1h 30m   Local   Manhattan, NY   Drama   Comedy   
Theme: Feminism and Women's Issues   Spirited & Spicy   
VENUE #8: WOW Cafe
SUN 14 @ NOON+
THU 18 @ 9
SUN 21 @ 2:15
WED 24 @ 7
THU 25 @ 9:15

First Time, Long Time
The Disposable Theater Company
Writer: Jeremy Stuart
Director: Jeremy Stuart
You've tuned in to the Harland West Radio Show. All tales from the apocalypse are welcome, natural or otherwise. "...this play reminds us of the power of storytelling to provoke, engage, and jolt." Martin Denton,
1h 30m   Local   Bronx, NY   Drama   Comedy   
Theme: Meta and Theatrical   Spirited & Spicy   
SAT 13 @ 9:15
TUE 16 @ 5+
SUN 21 @ 6:15
WED 24 @ 7
SAT 27 @ 12:45

White Rabbit & Ego Actus
Writer: Maximillian Singh Gill
Director: Joan Kane
A young Pakistani-American activist has been recruited to infiltrate a militant group in the Middle East. When she disappears, her recruiter has to determine whether she has changed sides or been betrayed. He finds out the truth is more complicated.
1h 30m   Local   Manhattan, NY   Drama   
Theme: Political & Social Issues   Spirited & Spicy   
VENUE #1: Teatro SEA at The Clemente
SAT 13 @ 2:15+
MON 15 @ 5
FRI 19 @ 7:30
MON 22 @ 9:45
WED 24 @ 4:45