Boston McCown and Knox Comedy hosted this meeting at Barley’s on April 27, 2017. After a round of introductions from all attendees and the welcoming of newcomers, the discussion began with a list of upcoming comedy shows.
ITEMS OF DISCUSSION
Upcoming Shows & Events
- Monthly Comedy Shows
- First Thursday – Pretentious Beer
- First Friday – Saw Works
- First Saturday – Sevierville Casual Pint
- Lip Sync Battle
- April 29 at Kristtophers
- The Ooh Ooh Revue
- May 5 at Modern Studio – starts at 10:30
- May 6 at Swifty’s in Oak Ridge, hosted by Danny Winston
- May 13 at 5pm at Cycle Stop
- May 13, 9pm – Benefit for Lance Adams at The Grove Theatre in Oak Ridge
- May 18 at Cocoa Moon – Tickled
- May 19 at Red Piano Lounge – That’s What She Said
- Salomé Cabaret
- Geekgasm 3, May 13 at Edge Knox
- May 12 – Chair Dance class with Drag Show following
- June 10 – Grease & Grease 2 show – need ladies for Girl of All Seasons
- June 17 – Taste the Rainbow at Scruffy City Hall as part of PrideFest
- Gay Men’s Chorus
- May 20 at the Bijou
- Clam Slam
- May 20 at Kristtophers
- Biscuit Festival
- May 20 in downtown Knoxville
- Dirty Dolls
- May 19 at Edge Knox
- Knox Fringe at Kentucky Splash
- Memorial Day May 28
March Follow Up
- Stitch and Bitch was a success!
- Modern Studio willing to open the space to Knox Fringe on every 4th Sunday during the craft fair
- Anne Atomic will gauge interest in a sewing class during next month’s Stitch & Bitch
- Twila is willing to open her space to a class of less than 10
- Officer Election Survey
- Open until May 3
- Second Bell Festival
- taking performers, email email@example.com
- Festival is August 19
- Smoky Mountain Burlesque Festival
- Appalachian Puppet Parade
- May 21
- Contact Cattywampus Puppet Council for info
- Creature Seekers wants to make big puppet for the parade
- Knox PrideFest
- Salomé will be walking if anyone wants to join
- Flyers will be sent out on May 18
- Street Team
- Headed by Pan d’Orable
- Pop Up Performances, Sandwich board, etc.
- Free rehearsal spaces?
- Jeff at the Edge might be open
- Emporium – Dance Studio & Community Room – contact Caitlin
- BAPA is $20 an hour
- Talk to John Camp about help negotiating spaces
- Would like people to walk in the parade for Knox Fringe
At the end of the meeting, action and focus items were set for next month.
- Pan d’Orable is putting together info about sport-based recreation. Flag football, softball, and kickball are available.He will gauge interest in the KFARTS group.
- Fringe Arts Field Day – there are a few places to rent by many are booked for the next year. Perhaps we could book for next spring? Might be a 2018 activity.
- Lock-in during the winter in Norris multipurpose space.
- Officer Elections – voting is active until end of the month. Officers will be announced at May meeting
Our next meet-up is hosted by The Satanic Mechanics, May 16 at Pho 99.