The Weekly Fringe: June 12-18

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 Knoxville events happening this week. For more events, visit

Knox PrideFest 2017
Saturday, June 17, 11am, Knoxville Civic Coliseum Lawn

Knox PrideFest 2017 is an open celebration of music, entertainment and speakers focused on promoting Equality and Inclusion of ALL people. Come interact with the community to promote inclusion and equality for the LGBTQ citizens of Knoxville and surrounding areas! The Pride Parade begins at 11am on Jackson Ave and continuing to the Knoxville Civic Coliseum Lawn. For more information, visit

Salomé Cabaret: Taste the Rainbow
Saturday, June 17, 8pm at Scruffy City Hall

Do you have a sweet tooth? Curb your sugar cravings with a candy-inspired burlesque tribute to the sweet treat of diversity. Come see Salomé Cabaret in a rare Market Square, early evening performance as part of Knox PrideFest! For more information and to purchase tickets, visit

Waiting for Godot
Thursday-Sunday, June 15-18 at Modern Studio

All Campus Theatre presents Samuel Beckett’s absurdist masterpiece Waiting for Godot, back by popular demand! A comical wordplay of poetry, dreamscapes, and nonsense, Godot is a cornerstone of twentieth-century drama. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the Eventbrite page.

Full Disclosure Comedy Improv Workshop
Sunday, June 18, 7pm at Modern Studio

Full Disclosure Comedy is proud to announce a second workshop at Modern Studio. Learn how to improvise with Knoxville’s only long-form improv troupe! No experience is required and all are welcome – unless you only want to heckle us, in which case, just come to the June 20th show instead. For more information, visit the event page.


Words: A Writer’s Night
Wednesday, June 21, 6pm at Saw Works Brewing Company

Wicked Wonderland
Saturday, June 24, 9pm at Modern Studio

Shipwrecked! A Burlesque Tribute to Gilligan’s Island
Saturday, July 1, 8 pm at Modern Studio

Visit the Knox Fringe Event Calendar for more information.

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