News from the Fringe

Here’s an update on various things Fringe:

FringeStar
May 2010 Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival Newsletter

Greetings!

HAPPY MAY! It is FRINGE MONTH! Tickets are
now
on sale at http://www.orlandofringe.org.

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!
TIX


Go to http://www.orlandofringe.org for full show
descriptions and times. Please remember that there
are NO
PHONE SALES
. Our Box Office is open during
regular Festival hours, weekdays from 4 PM to
Midnight and weekends 10 AM to Midnight.
Please do
not call the Orlando REP or Shakespeare
Theatre
.
Tickets can only be purchased at the Orlando Fringe
website or in person from May 20-31.

CHANGES IN SCHEDULE

Cancellations

unADULTeRATED me /Rachelle Fordyce has
canceled completely for all her shows.

6 Guitars/ Chase Padgett is canceled for the Sunday,
May 30 5pm show. ALL his other five
performances are the same.

The Improv Show is canceled in the Red Venue.

Addition

TheTrojan Women 2.0

Pathos Theatre Inc., Orlando

Rating: MATURE | Genre: Tragic Comedy

Brown Venue

55 minutes

(Discounts: Students with valid ID)
$10 (plus $8 Fringe Button)

A modern re-imaging of the classic Greek play, placed
in the altered reality of modern-day Morocco; heeding
the brutality, sexuality, and destruction of culture that
comes with war.

5/20 THU 10:50PM

5/22 SAT 5:00PM

5/24 MON 8:35PM

5/25 TUE 8:50PM

5/28 FRI 5:15PM

5/29 SAT 12:00PM

5/30 SUN 12:40PM

From two of the guys who brought you Oral! at the
2008 Orlando International Fringe Festival!

Portion of proceeds to benefit Equity Fights AIDS.

Orlando Youth Alliance’s show Let’s Make A Gay Deal
is canceled from The Orlando Fringe. Orlando Youth
Alliance is STILL in the festival in the same
venue and
with the same show times as Let’s Make A Gay Deal
was.

The new show title is: I ________ You.

Contemporary musical theater revue exploring
dynamics of gay & straight relationships performed by
LGBTA youth. Thousands of dollars worth of prizes will
be awarded.

STATUS UPDATE
facebook and twitter combo


Please update your Facebook, and Twitter to read
“FRINGE TICKETS NOW ON SALE AT
WWW.ORLANDOFRINGE.ORG
“.

JOIN US ON FACEBOOK
FACEBOOK


We currently have more than 2,000 fans on our
facebook page! Please join us in getting behind the
scenes information, daily updates, information on
cross promotions, artist fundraisers. There may even
be special deals and perks during Fringe for facebook
friends (hint, hint). Simply click on the facebook logo
to be redirected to the site!

TWITTER
TWITTER


Follow us on Twitter. A special thank you to Brian
Feldman for doing our daily “tweets’. Simply click on
the Twitter logo to be redirected to Orlando Fringe’s
Twitter!

A SPECIAL THANK YOU!
billet


Thank you to every person who volunteered to host an
International/National artist. Each year as we
continue to grow, more out of town artists need
housing. We are fortunate to have such a welcoming
community!

WELCOME MADELINE BROOKE HATHAWAY
THE HATHAWAYS


The Fringe is proud to welcome our second baby this
year!

Congatulations to Jourdan and Cameron
Hathaway of Camdan Creative, the Fringe creative
team on the birth of
Madeline Brooke Hathaway.

Jourdan and Cameron had the blessing of this
adoption. Madeline was born March 30, 2010 and
weighed 9 pounds, 1 oz.. She will be showing off her
new baby onsie at the KIDS FRINGE!

JOIN FRINGE AT FIRST THURSDAY
GALA Invitation


Come Join Orlando Fringe as part of Orlando
Musuem’s First Thursday’s Event on Thurs. May. 6th
from 6-9pm.

Be among the 1st to get you 2010 Fringe buttons,
programs, merhandise.
See Fringe Visual Art and live performances!

Live show begins at 7 PM

A 2010 Fringe Sampler Platter

Hosted by Recession Proof Boy and Recession Proof
Girl (our mascots)

Entertainment will feature:

7-8pm

Brian Feldman Projects- Fringe of Nature.

Non-Eagle Scout Brian Feldman (“Orlando’s greatest
living performance artist” Orlando Weekly) takes the
Fringe where it’s never gone before, with this
overnight primitive camping trip to Wekiwa Springs
State Park.

SUNNYSIDE UP PRODUCTIONS-
PROCRASTINATION
.

Sunny is a Choreographer, Singer, Musician
releasing her NEW CD and Production
PROCRASTINATION. Which explores the social
behavior that keeps us STUCK IN THE MIDDLE of
LIVING, LOVING and LEARNING!

Cara Cibulsky- Angels: The Epic Modern Dance
Ballet
.

If you listen close you can hear the flutter of wings,
unconventional angels in extraordinary times.
Beautifully imperfect stories of modern America. Life
happens and we survive.

Rake Theater- Tropical Depression.

Jenny wants to relax during her Florida vacation. The
universe has other plans. It’s hurricane season, and a
storm is heading her way. Is she prepared for another
disaster?

Fringe Poetry Smackdown IV.

Poetry, love it or hate it. Come out on the lawn and
support (or jeer) your favorite local wordsmiths along
with our bubbly and brutal Fringe celebrity judges, as
they American Idol-ize these loudmouths down to size.

Freeline Productions- Copping A Cragie.

Sean is 40-something, out of work, and pretty much
giving up hope that he’ll ever find a new position.
Sandy is 20-something, just out of grad school, and
full of optimism about landing her first great job. So
what do these two have in common? Meet Dana.

Chase Padgett- 6 Guitars.

6 characters. 6 styles of music. 1 performer.
Experience a journey of song and story told through
the eyes and the music of unforgettable and often
hilarious guitar players.

About 1st Thursdays…

Orlando’s original art party” is the award-winning 1st
Thursdays presented by the Associates, the OMA’s
volunteer support group committed to expanding OMA
membership and encouraging the appreciation of the
visual arts. From 6 – 9 pm on the first Thursday of each
month, OMA showcases a new theme with works by
local artists, live music, cash bars serving wine, beer
and soft drinks, and café offerings from area
restaurants.
Plus, 1st Thursdays guests receive free entrance to
the OMA’s exhibitions. Admission to 1st Thursdays is
free for OMA members and $10 for non-members.
Parking is free at Orlando Loch Haven Park and
overflow parking is available at the Orlando Science
Center’s parking garage for $5 per vehicle.

MEDIA FRENZY!

Be sure to pick up Orlando Arts Magazine. Fringe is
on the cover and is the featured article.

If traveling on AirTran this month, be sure to check out
the Fringe artice in GO MAGAZINE.

Look for upcoming articles in Watermark and What’s
Happening Magazine (Special Fringe Edition).

Watch Orange TV! to see a full interview with Beth
Marshall and George Wallace.

Listen to George Wallace along with Orlando Fringe
favorites Jeff Jones, John Ryan, and Cara Cibursky
this coming Friday at 12 PM on Rollins College radio
(91.5) and of course, Beth Marshall’s interview is still
available to listen to on WUCF 89.9.

And be sure to read Elizabeth Maupin’s blog online
and pick up the Orlando Weekly and Orlando Sentinel
to read full reviews of all the Fringe shows May 20-31.

FRIENDS OF THE FRINGE
FringeStar


FRIENDS OF THE FRINGE is in full swing!

We are again giving you “Fringe Benefits” with your
donations this year!

During the Festival, visit the FRIENDS OF THE
FRINGE table! For every donation of $10 or more you
get the following:

$10-Limited edition Fringe Bumper Sticker

$50-Fringe Beer Mug

$100-Fringe T-Shirt

$250-2 Tickets to ALL HALLOWS 10 FOR THE FRINGE

$500-2 Tickets to FAB FRINGE

$750-2 Tickets to FRINGE PREVIEW 2011

$1,000-2 Tickets to VIP GALA

Or… make a general donation at
http://www.orlandofringe.org. For more information on
FRIENDS OF THE FRINGE, sponsorship, or
donations please contact George Wallace at
george@orlandofringe.org or call 407-648-0077

AND DON’T FORGET…
2010 logo


Vendor applications are still available by cotacting Jae
Nale at jae1432@aol.com

Visual Fringe applications are online at
http://www.orlandofringe.org. For more information, please
contact Anna McCambridge, Visual Fringe Producer at
visualfringe@orlandofringe.org. The cost is only $20
to submit one piece and $25 for two. 100% of all
proceeds are kept by the artist! Drop-ff dates are May
14 and 15. Pick-up is May 31.

KIDS FRINGE is happening each weekend on the
Green Lawn of Fabulousness. It is FREE and there
will be plenty of activities and shows. The full KIDS
FRINGE schedule is online at http://www.orlandofringe.org

Volunteer Trainings are still happening! For more
information, contact Jackie Martinez, Volunteer
Coordinator at volunteer@orlandofringe.org. The next
trainings are scheduled today (May 1) at 11
AM
, May 8
at 6 PM, and May 13 at 6 PM at Orlando Shakespeare
Theatre.

Got questions? Check out http://www.orlandofringe.org and
click on FAQ.

SEE YOU AT THE FRINGE!

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