Friday, May 20, 2016

Weekend Top 6 Fringe Picks for May 21st and 22nd.

Saturday May 21, 2016 
Noon to 1pm $11 Plus a Fringe button $10 good for all shows.  Phantasmagoria: Wicked Little Tales. Orange Venue in the Shakespeare Theater 812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL.    The show thunders into the Fringe with its evocative, haunting and whimsical tales of horror, Phantastical dance, music, explosive stage combat, large scale puppetry and enthralling storytelling.

5pm to 6:10pm $11 Livingroom Theater. Pergande home, 1314 Chichester St Orlando, FL Paths of absurdity, raw truth and love intersect as Bear, Otter and Dog invite you into a living room to share vignettes reflecting on our humanity. Through pensive to comical conversations, experimental performance pieces and live instrumentals a story emerges. “A primal, playful joy in the moment…” – analogartistdigitalworld.com

7pm to 7:15 pm $721 Chump Street. Purple venue in the Shakespeare Theater 812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL.  A high schooler falls in love with an undercover cop. 21 Chump St. An action packed, 15 minute musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Creator of ‘Hamilton’ and ‘In The Heights’ and from NPR’s This American Life.

Sunday May 22, 2016 
12:45pm to 1:45pm $10 A long Time Ago: The 80s Strike Back. Orange Venue in the Shakespeare Theater 812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL. The show is a retelling of the Original Star Wars Trilogy blended with the Neon-nougat center of the 1980's. Classic characters are skewered by 80's archetypes and all the moments are captured in 80's song parodies. Relive the only three Star Wars movies in a whole new way.

3:30pm to 4:10pm $10. O.K.: Physicality of Mentality. Pink Venue in the Shakespeare Theater 812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL. Close to 1 in 5 adults suffers from a diagnosable mental health issue, yet the subject remains taboo. In effort to raise awareness and encourage understanding, members of Red Right Return delve into their personal experiences with mental illness. Through contemporary dance and spoken word, “O.K.: physicality of mentality” offers audiences glimpses into life with depression, anxiety, OCD and addiction.

10:30pm to 11:30pm $10. Douchbags. Yellow Venue in the Shakespeare Theater 812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL. The show is a bold new powerhouse production with bravado to spare: Step inside the cringe-worthy lives of three American males as we explore the inner-workings of the 21st century douchebag in their native habitat. A shocking commentary on modern relationships, "Douchebags" is sure to raise eyebrows and bring the laughs.

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