Local bloggers cover the Orlando International Fringe Festival and other theatrical goings-on in Central Florida.
Bogging Fringe 1512: Ferdinand - Tasty Monster Productions
Download Bogging Fringe 1512: Ferdinand - Tasty Monster Productions fringe_2015_12_tastymonster.mp3 Length: 32:19 Luke Tudball and Heather Bagnall are Washington, DC area artists and the co-owners of Tasty Monster Productions. Their 2015 show, Ferdinand, toured the United States and will be playing at Edinburgh Fringe. Ferdinand is the story of a single father raising his son, and deals with numerous social issues like bullying. It's inspired by the story of Ferdinand the bull, and we get to hear how audiences react to the show. http://www.facebook.com/tastymonster
Blogging Fringe 1511: I'm Just Kidneying - Amanda Nicastro
Download Blogging Fringe 1511: I'm Just Kidneying - Amanda Nicastro fringe_2015_11_amandanicastro.mp3 Length: 32:19 Amanda Nicastro is bringing a one-woman show, I'm Just Kidneying, (tickets) from New York to Orlando for the first time. Amanda is an actress and comedian, and her story of donating a kidney to benefit her sister is the subject of her 2015 show. We also discuss what it's like to be a working comedian in New York, and the modern world. read more
Blogging Fringe 1510: Village Ax - Sydney Hayduk
Download Blogging Fringe 1510: Village Ax - Sydney Hayduk fringe_2015_10_sydneyhayduk.mp3 Length: 37:07 Sydney Hayduck's Village Ax is a one-woman / storytelling / dance piece with bedtime stories told to a little girl by her grandfather. "If you like to think and you like metaphysical stuff, this is your show". Sydney is from Winnepeg, and this is her first Orlando Fringe. We discuss devised theatre and how Sydney got involved with the community. https://www.facebook.com/PeachyKeenProd
Blogging Fringe 1509: Cootie Catcher - Lucas Brooks
Download Blogging Fringe 1509: Cootie Catcher - Lucas Brooks fringe_2105_09_lucasbrooks.mp3 Length: 29:10 Lucas Brooks brought his one-man show VGL5'4" Top to Orlando last year, and he is returning this year with Cootie Catcher, about when he thought he might have an STD. Lucas is doing a crowdfunding campaign to help him raise money for his Fringe tour this summer, check out the page and donate! Get more info at http://www.lucas-brooks.com/ and on Facebook
Blogging Fringe 1508: Deviant Behaviors and Dark Wood - Winnie Wenglewick
Download Blogging Fringe 1508: Deviant Behaviors and Dark Wood - Winnie Wenglewick fringe_2105_08_wenglewick.mp3 Length: 47:21 Winnie is an Orlando Fringe veteran from the 90s who returned last year with Black Stockings, and is now bringing a one-woman BDSM show Deviant Behaviors to the Purple Venue and a three-naked-man ape show Dark Wood to the Brown Venue. Get more info at dangeroustheatre.com
Blogging Fringe 1507: The Road Less Gravelled - Wanda Carroll
Download Blogging Fringe 1507: The Road Less Gravelled - Wanda Carroll fringe_2015_07_wandacarroll.mp3 Length: 37:06 Wanda Carroll is a Canadian storyteller, originally from Newfoundland, where her one-woman show, The Road Less Gravelled (Red Venue) is set. Wanda tells us stories about growing up in isolation, what it was like to leave for the mainland and talks about a Storytelling festival she is producing at the Drake Hotel in Toronto.