THERE (Wilma): 2019 Fringe review

THERE is not a place on Earth’s map. It is not a poem recital, nor is it a play.

ANOTHER AGATHA (Migration Theory): 2019 Fringe review

An enjoyably immersive experience unlike any other

COME BACK, LITTLE SHEBA (IRC): 2019 Fringe review

IRC widens the scope of what absurdism means in our absurd world

AD ASTRA (dir. James Gray): Astro Dad!!!

Brad Pitt in space

Ms. PURPLE (dir. Justin Chon): Film review

Dan Scully reviews the new movie by Justin Chon

The good, the bad, and the ugly—The latest LGBTQ+ news from around the globe

The LGBTQ+ shows in this year’s Fringe inspire a look at queer news from around the globe

RED LODGE, MONTANA (The Antidote): 2019 Fringe review

A bizarro fusion of indolence, violence, nudity, sex, and dance

THE ROSE GARDEN (Emily Betts & Monti Cerabino): 2019 Fringe review

The Monti Cerabino and Emily Betts produce a damn clever piece of theater

LATE NIGHT SNACKS: Stephanie Blythe (Bearded Ladies): 2019 Fringe review

Stephanie Blythe as Blythely Oratonio performing at LATE NIGHT SNACKS

IS THIS A ROOM (Tina Satter/Half Straddle): 2019 Fringe review

A brilliant production by Half Straddle based on an FBI transcription

Fringe in Sketch: ROLL PLAY: An Improvised Adventure

The Sketch Book Reporter takes an improvised adventure.

A MANAYUNK MYSTERY TOUR (Manayunk Theatre Company): 2019 Fringe review

Shadowy figures lurk on the dark towpath under the Green Lane Bridge. That would be us.

Back RENT: Shafiq Hicks returns to Philly with the RENT 20th anniversary tour

Philly native Shafiq Hicks is taking on his first touring role in the 20th Anniversary Tour of RENT

THERE (Wilma): 2019 Fringe review

Visually arresting and aurally haunting, THERE makes rarefied language solid and visceral

ATRYTONE/FIXED (Wings of Paper): 2019 Fringe review

Two worthwhile new works of exploration by Alice Hakvaag and Michael Stahler.

Tweet Reviews from the First Week of Fringe

The B-Side, bilialien, Brown-Eyed Rapunzel, Autopia, Uumbal, The Sea Voyage, Red Lodge, In Pasta, Churn, Little Sheba, Skein of Heart, and Late Night Snacks.

FEAR ITSELF (Hum’n’Bards): Fringe review 2019

A ghost tour through a cemetery with vignettes of ghosts’ backstories

WEAR AND TEAR (The Back Pack): 2019 Fringe review

Sketch and review by Chuck Schultz.