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Today in New Orleans 11.20.13, by staff, November 19, 2013.

It’s the first day of the eighth annual Fringe Fest! Find out what to see tonight, for only $8 a play... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

New Orleans Fringe Festival, Sheri Fink, and more things to do Wednesday, by Cate Root, November 19, 2013.

Best bets for New Orleans Fringe Fest barely scratch the surface, as more than 70 troupes bring productions to the city... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

Fringe Festival Kicks Off in New Orleans

WGNO, by Deepak Saini, November 19, 2013.

The New Orleans Fringe Festival kicks off Wednesday.  In its 6th year- the wild, weird and wacky festival is bigger than ever.  News With A Twist reporter Deepak Saini has a preview of some of the acts you can expect to see... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

New Orleans Fringe Festival, Po-Boy Fest, and more Louisiana festivals this week, by Cate Root, November 18, 2013.

New Orleans Fringe Festival Original avant-garde theater performances in more than 40 nontraditional venues with scores of performing groups from across the United States and overseas. Admission: $8 per show, with the one-time purchase of a $3 Fringe Festival button... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

New Orleans Fringe Festival approaches!, by Paul Oswell, November 15, 2013.

I have this bit I sometimes use in my stand-up routine (it may help to point out that I’m British before I go on). Anyway, I talk about a reviewer seeing a one man show of mine at the New Orleans Fringe Festival, and how he later wrote... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

Fringe Fest 2013 Brings Out The Artist In All Of Us November 20-24

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Performers to stage 76 original plays at New Orleans’ Fringe Fest

The Advocate, by Dean Shapiro, November 13, 2013.

The Fringe Festival concept was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1947 when a group of stage play writers, directors and performers snubbed by the Edinburgh International Festival decided to stage their own event. Here in New Orleans, a small Fringe Fest was started in 2008, and it has exploded in popularity... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

New Orleans Fringe Festival spurs local theater boom with citywide performances by 76 troupes, by Chris Waddington, November 13, 2013.

Launched on a shoestring in 2008, the Fringe has grown into a sprawling citywide event – one that attracts performers from across the nation and boosts our profile as a serious theater town... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

New Orleans poetry hotline taking calls this Thursday

Gambit, by Jeanne Riess, November 11, 2013.

The Brothel and its other gigs, from the hotline to an upcoming performance at the New Orleans Fringe Festival, to posting unlabeled QR codes around the Bywater... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

All The World’s A Stage: The 2013 New Orleans Fringe Festival, by Paul Broussard, November 9, 2013.

The sixth annual New Orleans Fringe Festival on November 20 – 24 brings together artists from across the country, and a few from around the globe, in a celebration of the weird, wild and original in theatre... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.


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