Talk Story Festival

Please note – Talk Story Festival is re-scheduled to Nov 7 – 8, 2014. Updates available at www.honoluluparks.com (talk story link).Talk Story Festival (TSF) celebrated its 25th Season last year, which is a milestone that is to be applauded. Running TSF is Jeff Gere who participated at our first Fringe Bites in 2011. Right now he is madly getting all the storytellers together for the 26th season of TSF Friday October 17 & Saturday October 18, 2014. Creating a festival with a focus on storytelling is a...

Newsflash: Theater is Alive and Well in Los Angeles (Evidence Within)

Every time I think I’ve had enough of the fear-based tail-chasing pettiness that permeates much of Los Angeles Theater I see a couple shows that pull me back in and I’m reminded that even though LA Theater still remains in its adolescence when it comes to the business of making theater, at times, the theater itself soars and the rest of the bullshit fades away.Deaf West’s incredible Spring Awakening, earmarked for Broadway with most of its cast and creative team intact, is one such e...

Meet Fringe Central Lighting Designer Brandon Baruch

Hiya, I’m Brandon Baruch. I’m a playwright and a lighting designer specializing in experimental theater, opera, and dance. I’m also the guy who designed the lights for Fringe Central. My first foray into Fringe was in 2010, when I co-wrote and directed a silly piece called Deicide, a Sorta Musical. I became hooked by the HFF bug, and I’ve been involved ever since. I became Staff Lighting Designer in 2012 when I helped mount some colorful lighting in Fringe Central, before it became ...

Combined Artform's PICK OF THE FRINGE

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Fifth smash year! Too many shows and not enough time? Our experienced, independent judges see tons of productions across every genre, then we choose, and present live highlights from, five of the best shows at each Pick of the Fringe performance.

Hush. Welcome to the Dollhouse.

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Step into the walls of Madcap Creative’s dollhouse for an evening of erotically charged performance art with a taste for fetish. Meet their collection of human dolls as they contort, shimmy, and strip. All dolls are crafted to tease and please.