In this long-running Off-Broadway hit musical revue, Forbidden Broadway pokes, teases and lampoons anything Broadway has to offer- but always with love. This canon of witty and often times brilliant parodies is a time capsule of the American Theatre. Journey through more than 20 Broadway shows and spend the evening with Carol Channing, Julie Andrews, Ethel Merman, not to mention the casts of "The Lion King," "Wicked," "Mamma Mia," "Hairspray" and so many more in this entertaining tribute to some of Broadway's greatest shows and stars!
As part of the Arts Midwest Showcase, catch a 15-minute snippet of "There Ain't No More," recent participating in the IndyFringe Festival! An award-winning, tour-de-folk operetta celebrating America’s vanishing original art form. In his final performance, an old folk singer confronts his lost love, experiences of the Vietnam War, years of political activism, adventures into the American wilderness, and death itself with five instruments, square-dance calling, and dirty jokes in this haunting, heartfelt hootenanny.
The real way to make your magic better, featuring Las Vegas star Jeff McBride.
ONE NIGHT ONLY - SENSATIONAL MAGIC DIRECT FROM SELL-OUT TOURS OF LONDON (UK) AND FROM LAS VEGAS
As seen on A&E’s “Mindfreak” and “Penn & Teller: Fool Us” - The McBride Magic Experience! Close-up, stand-up, mentalism, and stage magic. An extraordinary evening of magical entertainment featuring many of is famous performance pieces and amazing NEW wonders. In September, join us for a very special event - Jeff McBride-Las Vegas Star presents his solo show at The District Theatre: Main Stage.
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Julie Lyn Barber stars alongside 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!
DESTINATION: EVERYWHERE is a boisterous adventure that invites audiences to journey through invisible worlds. With a speaking host to guide even the youngest theater-goers, BKBXKids! weaves together nine inventive shorts into a rollicking hour-long program for K-3. This interactive performance is followed by a workshop where families meet the cast and learn how to mime! Destination: Everywhere has toured NYC this year at the Peoples Improv Theater, the Tilt Kids Festival at the Alliance Francaise, and BRIC Arts House.
The award-winning mimes of Broken Box travel to Indianapolis September 6th and 7th to present QUIET RIOT, their best-of comedy mixtape packed with fresh funnies and fan favorites. Wordless as they are bad-ass and set to a rip-roaring' soundtrack, BKBX is among today's most innovative storytelling ensembles. It's Pixar meets Pilobolus meets the Moth meets the best version of yourself. Join us for a best-of mix of BKBX comedy!
Runtime: 55 minutes
Genre: Mime, Comedy, Physical Theater, Short-Story All Ages
Local choreographer and performer Tommy Lewey will become the first American to perform in the Acco Festival of Alternative Israeli Theatre (Acco Fringe) Sept. 21-28. Lewey will bring his production of widespread acclaim, “Red Couch,” to Israel, an award-winning, two-person play he performed in the 2011 and 2017 IndyFringe Festivals, alongside dancers Aggie Schmank and Morgan Skiles, respectively.
Rock Paper Scissors, aka Roshambo, is serious business for these students. Taylor, the prodigy, can sense when an opponent will throw scissors just by looking at them. Her no-nonsense coach and over-exuberant mother expect her to win the upcoming tournament. Will she rise to the challenge or crack under pressure?
Princess Charli is happy and excited about a pink princess dress. She becomes unhappy, demanding, and unruly after a witch, who hates happiness, casts a spell upon her. The spell is broken with the help of a loving grandmother, her community, the audience, positive affirmations, and a pair of magic socks.