A comic theatre staple that originated at the ’87 Edinburgh Fringe, this speed-Shakespeare romp has gotten a new revision for the age of #MeToo and #Black Lives Matter.
A dispatch from this year’s record-breaking festival, where 3,000 shows competed for theatregoers’ attention.
Is it better to plan or to improvise when attending Edinburgh’s outsized performance festival? Two correspondents answer: Yes.
Every festival has its own special formula, but Fringe NYC’s subsidiary rights agreement may be a bridge too far.
Jokes about sexual assault seldom have the double-edged bite of Truscott’s riotous, disturbing solo show ‘Asking for It.’
Modeling itself after Edinburgh, the Hollywood Fringe Festival may be bigger than ever, but the shows are still small, scrappy and uncurated.
At this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, American artists leapt the fourth wall to hug, prod and party down with audiences.