Dog Show

0 Comments · Saturday, May 30, 2015
Dog Show is, in essence, the theatrical equivalent of a puppy: It runs around a lot, plays cute and begs eagerly to be loved.  

My Twisted Face

0 Comments · Friday, May 29, 2015
What would happen if feminist theory rubbed up against Greek myth?  

Radio Gomorrah LIVE!

0 Comments · Thursday, May 28, 2015
The future is on our minds a lot these days. The way fiction anticipates is really about today, and by default usually falls into the science fiction genre.  


0 Comments · Thursday, May 28, 2015
Fairytales and myths aren’t really the default mode of storytelling for us moderns. That’s unfortunate, since they continue to carry a mystical dynamic that resonates regardless of age or era.  

METH: a love story (Critic's Pick)

0 Comments · Thursday, May 28, 2015
METH: a love story is funny, dark and surprising. I think it’s a must-see.  

CODA (Children of Deaf Adults)

0 Comments · Thursday, May 28, 2015
“I just call it normal.” Thus begins writer/performer Mark Murray in this solo show as he describes the pitfalls and angst of being a hearing child growing up with parents who are both deaf.   


0 Comments · Thursday, May 28, 2015
While the performances are reason enough to see this production, more impressive perhaps is how the message was delivered very simply, without preaching.   

Cathedral City

0 Comments · Thursday, May 28, 2015
Fringe veterans might remember the likable Kurt Fitzpatrick from Bromance, performed at the 2014 Fringe line-up announcement party with Tommy Nugent (aka Reverend Nuge).   

Jesus, Do You Like Me?

0 Comments · Thursday, May 28, 2015
Actress Eileen Tull from Chicago apprehensively enters the stage, her voice shaking a bit. Her note cards fall to the floor. She begins to wing it, improvising.  

Cincinnati Fringe: Community, Camaraderie and Passion

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The 13th annual Cincinnati Fringe is under way. Shows start Wednesday and continue through June 6. CityBeat writers will attend the opening performance of every production and provide next-day reviews