Marx has returned from heaven to explain his now distorted ideas and ideals to a modern audience.
The Bald Soprano always wears her hair in the same style. And The Bald Soprano, written in 1950 by Eugene Ionesco as a “tragedy of language,” is probably the most…
How can a radically plotless work communicate a complex and controversial theory?
DON’T BE CRUEL TO YOUR PUPPY…LEMME GIVE YOU A TWISTED TALE (Clayton Storyteller): 2017 Fringe Review
Listening to solo performer Clayton Storyteller spin cleverly wrought yarns in his vivid verse is an engaging treat.
For Molly Scullion, the only way out is through comedy.
Tina Brock and company make Ionesco’s absurd SOPRANO sing.
How would you feel if your entire life was summed up by a single number? A suicide statistic.
Brett Mapp is seeing 35 Fringe shows in 20 days. His itinerary makes a good starting point for considering your own schedule.
In Judgment of Wrongs: A biting premiere on American injustice launches Kash Goins’s residency at the Arden
In 2016, Philly playwright Kash Goins took a look at the human costs of mass incarceration in his nuanced, intimate original drama V to X (five to ten). For ten…
Even Talking about Suicide Is Difficult: Nine playwrights on collaborative playwriting with Elephant Room Productions
The subject of suicide is so taboo that few playwrights tackle the topic, and even fewer theater companies present a whole evening of plays about suicide.
What Fringe Festival? The Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
What Fringe Festival? The Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Phindie writer Kathryn Osenlund visited Scotland to see some shows from the home of Fringe. This one’s a tough show to either understand…
What Fringe Festival? The Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Phindie writer Kathryn Osenlund visited Scotland to see some shows from the home of Fringe.