The Weekly Fringe: April 24-30

There is always a bit of fringe happening in our scruffy little city and we want to make it easy for you to find the fringe in your community. Here is a curated list of events happening this week. For more events, visit knoxfringe.com.


Knox Fringe April Meetup
April 27, 7pm at Barley’s

Calling all fringe arts performers! Join us for our 4th get together to discuss the local Fringe Arts scene and continue efforts for collaboration, cross promotion, and community. April’s meeting will be hosted by Boston McCown and members of Knox Comedy at Barley’s (in the upstairs private room)! For more information, visit knoxfringe.com.


Circle Modern Dance: Layer by Layer
April 27-29 at Modern Studio

Layer by Layer honors Circle Modern Dance’s past 26 years while looking forward to many more years of dancing. Throughout the evening, CMD core dancers and guest performers will explore vulnerability, love, and loss. Dances include works from core dancers Amelia Breed, Kat Milligan, Callie Minnich, Darby O’Connor and Sarah Whitaker, as well as the debut of a performance piece set by Kim Matibag, a co-founder of CMD. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit circlemoderndance.com.


Harvested Staged Reading
April 24, 7:30pm at Modern Studio

Yellow Rose Productions will present a Staged Reading of “Harvested”, a new play by Donna Kennedy and 3rd Place Winner of the 2016 Henley Rose Playwright Competition for Women. The Henley Rose Playwright Competition for Women was founded in 2015 by Yellow Rose Productions, with permission of Beth Henley, to encourage and recognize the new works of female playwrights. The Henley Rose Playwright Competition for Women aims to give voice to the stories of this generation and to bring into the spotlight important works that have been crafted. For more information, visit yellowroseproductions.com.


Friendlytown
April 24, 7:30pm at The Pilot Light

Our team of scientists at the Friendlytown Ecological Terrestrial League of International Field Experts (FETLIFE) have informed the City Council that our ecosystem is in danger! The only way to stabilize it is to get rid of ONE (exactly 1) species. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.


Full Disclosure Comedy
April 26, 8pm at Open Chord

Come on out and watch Full Disclosure Comedy perform some long-form improv at the Open Chord! Prepare for May flowers by watering your mouth-garden with some beer. Did that sentence weird you out too? For more information, visit the website.


Wham Bam Glitter Glam Show
April 20, 10pm at Kristtophers

The Wham Bam Glitter Glam Show is a traveling burlesque and variety show involving a wide range of style, sensuality, and humor. Featuring Salomé Cabaret’s Delinda d’Rabbit, the show is hosted by Fancy Feast, and consists of Evelyn DeVere, Porcelain, and Tiger Bay. With each performer comes a unique flavor of striptease, from slow and sensual to energetic and side-splitting! For more information, visit the Facebook event page.


COMING UP

The Ooh Ooh Revue: 2nd Chances/1st Confessions
May 5, 9:30 pm, Modern Studio

River & Rail Theatre Company presents Every Brilliant Thing
May 11-21, Emerald Academy

Salomé Cabaret’s Geekgasm 3
May 13, 11 pm, Edge Knox

Visit the Knox Fringe Event Calendar for more information.

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