IndyFringe Basile Theatre

Next Show: 
Friday Jan 10th, 7:30PM


A group of ambitious assistants compete for a big promotion and a little self worth in a highly competitive publishing office.

No one is safe in this workplace satire, and no opportunity too shameless to pursue.

‘Gloria’ defies genre. It is as funny as it is disturbing and as outrageous as it is penetrating. Pulitzer Finalist. Indianapolis Premiere.

Trigger warning

Friday, January 10, 2020 - 19:30Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 19:30Friday, January 17, 2020 - 19:30Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 19:30Friday, January 24, 2020 - 19:30Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 19:30Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 14:00
Next Show: 
Friday Nov 29th, 7:30PM

Silent Fright: An Original Horror Musical Comedy

Santa's elves work year-round making Christmas toys for every good girl and boy, but while jolly old St. Nick is away, the elves face their own doomsday.

Friday, November 29, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 19:30Friday, December 6, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 19:30Friday, December 13, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 19:30Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 15:00
Next Show: 
Monday Nov 11th, 7:30PM

A Thousand Words

50 years ago, Chris Parsons served as a combat photographer in Vietnam. Combining his pictures with original music and dance, trombonist C. Neil Parsons (Fruit Flies Like a Banana) recounts tales of danger, resilience, and the thousand natural shocks that flesh is heir to.

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 19:30
Next Show: 
Tuesday Oct 29th, 7:00PM

Taylor Martin's Indy Magic featuring Magicians of the Northwest & Crystal James

October 29th will bring Halloween magic to the Indy Fringe Basile Stage with Taylor Martin’s Indy Magic.

Taylor will present his character Madame Esmerelda Fallendo as the MC for the night. She will perform some spooky things, that’s for sure.

Then from Rich Hill’s Magic Emporium in Nashville, Indiana, for her first appearance at Indy Magic, Crystal James. Crystal is a wonderful performer and will bring the flavor of Brown County to the stage.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 19:00
Next Show: 
Friday Nov 8th, 7:30PM

Prospect Hill

A powerfully human story of hope and redemption from IU MFA alumni Bruce Walsh.

A gay Bloomington couple seeks new meaning for their relationship by mentoring a young man struggling to make ends meet for his newborn son. As the three men battle their addictions, fears, and resentments, they discover an unexpected sense of dignity in an increasingly divided middle-America.

Talk backs on November 8th and 9th with the playwright and cast following the show.

About Bruce Walsh

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 19:30Friday, November 15, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 19:30Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 15:00Friday, November 22, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 19:30Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 15:00
Next Show: 
Friday Oct 25th, 7:30PM


Hamlet, the prince of Denmark, returns home from his studies abroad upon the sudden death of his father the king. Soon after, his mother remarries with his uncle and his uncle assumes the throne. Worse still, a supernatural visitor charges Hamlet with an unthinkable mission: kill the man who is at once his uncle, his mother’s husband, and his king.  Hamlet must grapple with whether and how to fulfill this charge and whether he can even trust the visitor--or himself.

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 19:30Friday, October 18, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 19:30Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 13:00Friday, October 25, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 19:30Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 13:00
Next Show: 
Thursday Dec 19th, 7:30PM

Christmas Through The Ages

The Hysterically Historical Holiday Musical is a fun-filled family journey through the history of the holiday season and all of its music and traditions. Julie Lyn Barber, a playwright and producer, stars along side Dave Ruark and Sage Murrell in this fast-paced collection of humorous and endearing stories and music ranging from early chants to medieval, renaissance, baroque, classical, romantic, Victorian and contemporary. A warm and light-hearted show for the whole family! 

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 19:30Friday, December 20, 2019 - 19:30Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 19:30Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 16:00
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