Fringe Festival short list
The Fringe is back, and we have 30 shows that look promising.
Thu Aug 11 2011
Photograph: Shinji Murakami
Funk, hip-hop, dance and drumming combine in this all-girl percussion spectacular.
Will Lacker does his best to clean up the superhero genre with a caped crusader who does amazing things with a mop and bucket.
The Day the Sky Turned Black
Direct from Australia, Ali Kennedy Scott's natural-disaster drama addresses Black Saturday 2009, in which the land Down Under was ravaged by firestorms equalling 1,500 atomic bombs.
Adoptee and performer John Paul Karliak humorously explores the two mothers in his life: a Catholic housewife and the wife of a British pop star.
The F*cking World According to Molly
Molly "Equality" Dykeman (played by Andrea Alton) is a security guard having her very first poetry recital.