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RagnaPop

Capital Fringe Is Coming – Be Prepared!

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
by on Playing Around

On Friday, June 27th at 1514 Hamilton Avenue, guests were treated to a preview of RagnaPop (or She’s Got the Bomb) written and performed by

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The Politician

John Feffer’s The Politician
Spinning Spins Out of Control

Monday, July 22nd, 2013
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“Politics is like a ladder. The higher you climb, the fewer people can shit on you.” Peter Peters, head of the innocuous D.C. think tank,

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HKacserLove&War_byTomKochel

Woman Around Town: Hilary Kacser’s Play, DisordR,
Shines a Spotlight on Hoarding as a Mental Illness

Monday, June 10th, 2013
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Hilary Kacser is Pakrat Patty, the Hoarder, who comes out of the clutter closet during DisordR, The Play. Hilary, who received a grant from the

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Eichman

The Extermination Machine: Evil Wears a Bland Smile

Friday, July 27th, 2012
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One day in my high school’s usually rather dull European History class, our professor arranged for a guest visit that even his most bored students

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Discharged

Discharged: Family Ties
That Hold Us Together, Pull Us Apart

Friday, July 27th, 2012
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When given the opportunity to review any show of my choice at the Capital Fringe Festival, I immediately selected Discharged after reading the description: “Family

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Julianne1

Woman Around Town: Julianne Brienza—
Living Life on the Fringe, Festival That Is

Monday, July 23rd, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Putting on 130 shows in a little more than two weeks is a daunting task. Julianne Brienza manages that feat with grace, talent, and a

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Sanyasi

Sanyasi: A Quest for Enlightenment

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011
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Sanyasi is Rabindranath Tagore’s story of enlightenment and the meaning of connection between people. Set against the backdrop of rural India, Sanyasi is both rooted

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