Programs » 2009 » Theater »

Boulder Fringe Program: Theater (2009)



5th circle theatre company
Boulder, Colorado

Pick Your Own Path

Community Dance Collective (CDC)
Tickets: $10/8
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

5TH CIRCLE presents the latest in their Pick Your Own Path series, The Return of the Mystery of the Journey Through Time to the Secret Lost City of the Evil Robotic Abominable Snowman King of Nabooti (Zombie Space Ninja Pirates!!!): … Continue reading

» read more

Astonishing Productions
Lafayette, CO

Gregg Tobo's Astonishing Magic Show

FUMC Labyrinth (First United Methodist Church)
Tickets: $12/10


An old-time magic show exploring the power of Belief and the origins of Destiny. Eye-popping magic to awaken your sense of wonder. Prepare to be astonished! Winner of a 2007 Encore Award, Gregg Tobo returns to the Fringe with an … Continue reading

» read more

Bree Holcombe
Boulder, CO

Pizza Man

FUMC Labyrinth (First United Methodist Church)
Tickets: $12/10
Ticket Deals: Ticket Deals: Aug 13- 2-for-1 special

Pizza Man, by Darlene Craviotto, is a dark comedy about life, love, and…well, rape. Julie Rogers, an attractive woman in her late twenties, is having a bad day and because she denied a pass from her boss, has been given … Continue reading

» read more

Cindy Marvell
Boulder, Colorado

A Juggling Journey

Community Dance Collective (CDC)
Tickets: $8/5
Ticket Deals: Ticket Deals: Aug 14 - 2-for-1 special

Cindy Marvell, Artistic Director of the Boulder Circus Center, turns gravity on its head in this tour-du-frenzy of the new vaudeville world as seen through the eyes of a juggler. What inspired an English major to become the first woman … Continue reading

» read more

Fever Theater
Portland, OR

Smiling in the Dark

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA)
Tickets: $12/8
Ticket Deals: Ticket Deals: Aug 14 - 2-for-1 special

Smiling in the Dark is the result of months of research into neuroscience and the phenomenon of emergence. A couple sits down to breakfast and discusses, over grapefruit and tea, the mysteries of human relationship. This realistic setting is stretched … Continue reading

» read more

Gunstwork Mask Puppet Theatre
Boulder, CO

Four Wishes, adapted from Joseph Bruchac's Gluskabe and the Four Wishes

CU Museum of Natural History
Tickets: $12/8
Ticket Deals: Ticket Deals: Aug 15 - 2-for-1 special, All Shows - $1 Dollar off with ticket stub from the show River Story.

Winner of the “Encore Performance” 2007 award, Boulder International Fringe Festival. Four Wishes has exquisite puppets, expressive masks and original choreography. It will ignite imaginations. This dynamic solo production of a classic tale is about the universal theme of human … Continue reading

» read more

InterAction Theater
Indianapolis, Indiana

Assholes and Aureoles

FUMC Labyrinth (First United Methodist Church)
Tickets: $15/12
Ticket Deals: Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

“Pee-in-your-pants funny…Stringing together six unrelated scenes, the two-woman piece explores all manner of social dysfunction. Domestic violence. Child molestation. Sexual harassment in the workplace. Politically correct identification. All subjects tackled with absolute gusto, fearlessness and candor. And, yes, with intelligence. … Continue reading

» read more

Izumi Ashizawa Performance
Tokyo, Japan, and Tampa, Florida

Gilgamesh

CU Museum of Natural History
Tickets: $15/10
Ticket Deals: Ticket Deals: Aug 18 - 2-for-1 special

“Gilgamesh is a powerful epic story combined with the visionary choreography of Izumi Ashizawa. Add to that multi-talented dancer/actors who show an incredible amount of spiritual dedication to the performance and a set which functions as a separate character, and … Continue reading

» read more

Jen Tawse
Boulder,Colorado

Spinning Jenny

Joyful Furniture
Tickets: $7/5


A kooky and spontaneous performance adventure, Jenny may spin one moment into cotton candy and the next into a blue streak of sadness. Come along for the ride! On the spot theater is where Jenny lives, beboppin on her addiction … Continue reading

» read more

Jenn Lennon Presents...
Boulder, CO

Room to Grow

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA)
Tickets: $12/10
Ticket Deals: Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

Join solo performer Jenn Lennon as she takes you on a comical romp through the delirium of childhood and its attendant trials and tribulations. Meet Little Lucy Belle- named after a cow her mother had growing up- precocious beyond her … Continue reading

» read more

Jim Loucks
Venice, CA

Cemetery Golf

FUMC Labyrinth (First United Methodist Church)
Tickets: $15/10
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

Jim Loucks’ live-wire solo performance takes you back to the Deep South with preachers shoutin’ from the mountaintops, mamas pickin’ switches and Hellfire just a heartbeat away. Cemetery Golf exposes the fear imposed by fundamentalist Christianity and its effect on … Continue reading

» read more

Jimmy Hogg
Plymouth, UK

Like A Virgin

CU Museum of Natural History
Tickets: $15/10
Ticket Deals: Aug 14 - 2-for-1 special

The cheeky Englishman returns to Boulder for a third year with his new solo comedy about the trials of youth, love and loss (of virginity). Physical, fast-paced storytelling with at least one dance routine and tangents within tangents. Jimmy Hogg … Continue reading

» read more

Lala Theater Company
Boulder Colorado

Requiem For a Snowflake

FUMC Labyrinth (First United Methodist Church)
Tickets: $13/11


Meet Petey, a simple clown….Now hand him the steering wheel. Requiem for a Snowflake provides the audience with a new physical poetry dedicated to the enrichment of what they already are. This all happens inside of music, storytelling and an … Continue reading

» read more

Lee Michael Buckman
New York, NY

BAGS: Obsessions of a Hoardaholic

CU Museum of Natural History
Tickets: $15/12
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

Glimpses of an obsessive personality and some of his adventures as he attempts to cling onto objects that he thinks will help him navigate through life. While exploring and attempting to understand his OCD related instincts better, he searches for … Continue reading

» read more

Margarita Blush
Boulder, CO/Sofia, Bulgaria

River Story

CU Museum of Natural History
Tickets: $12/7
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special, All Shows - $1 Dollar off with ticket stub from the show Four Wishes.

River Story is a family puppetry performance based on the Bulgarian folk tale “Zlatka, the Girl Made out of Gold”. The show features beautiful hand-crafted puppets, masks, shadow theatre, live music, singing, and dancing. Inspired by Bulgarian folklore and mythology, … Continue reading

» read more

Maximum Verbosity
Minneapolis, Minnesota

**ALL SHOWS CANCELLED** The Rise of General Arthur

Trident
Tickets: $12/10


The fifth century meets the twenty-first as Lance-Corporal Pellinore is shipped off to Baghdad. It’s Arthur’s story…as you’ve never heard it before. Set against the backdrop of the first Gulf War, this military drama uses the body of medieval legend … Continue reading

» read more

Medicine Horse Productions
Boulder, Colorado

Creation Song

Naropa University - Performing Arts Center
Tickets: $15/10
Ticket Deals: $7 for Children 12 and under

Within the Valley of the Dancing Trees, Chief Caribou and Eaglegirl, Grasshopper, Damselfly and Turtle witness the arrival of Captain Monarch, a stranger from a distant future. His mission is specific, to find the People of the Peaceful Tribe in … Continue reading

» read more

Mile Hi-Larity: Improv and Sketch Comedy
Denver, Colorado

Comedy A La Carte

Trident
Tickets: $10/8


Denver-based comedy troupe Mile Hi-Larity delivers a fast-paced blend of improv and original sketch comedy. With over 100 different short-form games in their repertoire, and with audiences driving the action, no two shows are ever the same. Mile Hi-Larity was … Continue reading

» read more

MOTH Theatre in association with Triptych Theatre
Los Angeles, CA

Red Light Winter

Dairy - CARSEN THEATER
Tickets: $10
Ticket Deals: Aug 22 & Aug 23 @ 2pm - 2-for-1 special

Somewhere between Amsterdam and New York City is a place caught in an eternal winter under a red light. Sometimes we drift through this place never realizing we were there and other times we are so stuck we see no … Continue reading

» read more

Sarah Syverson
Durango, CO

The Secret Lives of the Divine

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA)
Tickets: $10/5
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

From a spiritual course junkie who never quite makes the Enlightenment Train to a hip-hopping Indian Guru working part-time at Qwest in order to pay the ashram bills – take a ride on the wild side of the Divine and … Continue reading

» read more

SCARAMOUCHE
London, UK

Bedroom Stories

FUMC Labyrinth (First United Methodist Church)
Tickets: $15/10


Bedroom Stories is a trilogy of three dramatic pieces. The pieces – described as: An office worker moonlights as a sleepwalking poet, a jealous lover struggles with the exes, a cow escapes from the slaughterhouse, are set within a bedroom. … Continue reading

» read more

square product theatre and WreckingBall Theater Lab
Boulder, CO

Good Girls Don't, But I Do

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA)
Tickets: $12/10
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

“Good Girls Don’t, But I Do” is an innovative work incorporating both original and culled texts, movement, and song in an exploration of what it means to be a woman in contemporary society. Inspired by Ellen Fein and Sherrie Schneider’s … Continue reading

» read more

Teatro Jaguar Luna
Mexico, San Francisco, California and Planet Venus

Through the Worm Hole

Trident
Tickets: $8
Ticket Deals: Aug 14 – Donation only

Question reality. Celebrating more than 5 years of exploring inter-dimensional possibilities, Teatro Jaguar Luna engages mysterious fun with exraterrestial puppet witches, Mayan gods, and wild hallucinagenic video to whirl your notion of possible outcomes on the infamous date, Dec, 21, … Continue reading

» read more

The Raleigh Show / Raleigh R. Pinskey
Phoenix, AZ

"Evolution of Soul 685" a One Woman Show

Naropa University - Performing Arts Center
Tickets: $15/10
Ticket Deals: ALL SHOWS: 2-for-1 special

I can choose to be a rock star, pick my family, look like a goddess, have 85% chocolate forever? Shut up, get out, what a concept. And so the dilemma begins. To evolve or not to evolve becomes her mantra. … Continue reading

» read more

Theatre Reverb
Brooklyn, NY

Bonne Nuit Poo Poo

Community Dance Collective (CDC)
Tickets: $12/10
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special, All Shows - 2-for-1 with a coupon

Max, Maxi and the Operator hunt for a living seed in this action-packed collage of pop-culture and apocalyptic fantasy film featuring video, text, movement, dance, and stream-of-consciousness comedy. This wild, interactive, comedic tale is inspired by the Mad Max trilogy … Continue reading

» read more

Too Much Free Time Productions
Brooklyn, NY

The Last Straight Man In Theatre

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA)
Tickets: $15
Ticket Deals: Aug 13 - 2-for-1 special

From Venezuelan male prostitutes to brainy teenage girls with big necks, everyone needs love in some form or another in the dead of night. Have a sparkling sweet butter cookie at the Junction Diner. Just don’t run into the enormous … Continue reading

» read more

Vicious Trap
Denver, Colorado

a murder one less

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA)
Tickets: $10/8
Ticket Deals: Aug 14 - 2-for-1 special

She is a plain and pensive woman. He is a rather ordinary man who lives in an extraordinary house. This house does algebraic equations and plots violence. According to Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle one can never be exactly sure of both … Continue reading

» read more

WYNOT Radio Theatre
Pueblo, CO

DEATH WORE ELEVATOR SHOES

FUMC Labyrinth (First United Methodist Church)
Tickets: $10/9
Ticket Deals: Aug 15 - 2-for-1 special

Dying is easy, comedy is hard…BOILED! DEATH WORE ELEVATOR SHOES is a spoof of the golden age of radio detectives – a time when men were men, dames wore mink, and the sound of gun music filled the air waves. … Continue reading

» read more