Fringe Festival short list
The Fringe is back, and we have 30 shows that look promising.
Thu Aug 11 2011
Photograph: Kamil Bialous
Emerging Canadian playwright Nicholas Billon turns a 2005 news story about a recently discovered island off the coast of Greenland into a metaphor for melting human bonds.
Happy Worst Day Ever
Arlene Hutton (Last Train to Nibroc) offers a comic view of tween social dynamics in her new play, set among sixth-graders.
I Light Up My Life: The Mark Sam Celebrity
Hitherto unknown actor Mark Sam Rosenthal conjures up his own cult of personality and hopes to grab 15 minutes.
Jeffrey Dahmer Live
America's favorite cannibalistic serial killer takes center stage in a possibly tasteless new musical with book and songs by Avner Kam.
The Lady Drug Dealer and the Heist
She's a lady! She deals drugs! And she swears a lot! Temar Underwood's goofball revenge comedy follows a bunch of losers who get high—then really pay for it.