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    2008-2009 reviews:
  • Anaïs Nin Goes To Hell
  • ANGER/NATION
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  • China: The Whole Enchilada
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  • Fringe Festival favorites
  • The Glass Cage
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  • Hidden Fees* (A Play About Money)
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  • The Longest Running Joke of the Twentieth Century
  • Lucasville: The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising
  • Macbeth
  • The Master Builder
  • Missa Solemnis, or The Play About Henry
  • Mourn the Living Hector
  • A Nasty Story
  • Nowadays
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  • Oresteia
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  • Prayer
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  • Soul Samurai
  • The Sound of One Hanna Clapping
  • Southern Promises
  • The Third from the Left
  • Twelfth Night
  • Voices from Guantánamo
  • The Wendigo
  • Zombie

  •  FESTIVAL: FRINGE FESTIVAL FAVORITES

    Carrie Heitman and Emily Kunkel in Psalms of a Questionable Nature (right). At left, the october crisis (for laura), A Nasty Story, Anais Nin Goes to Hell, and Zombie. in Fringe Festival favorites
    Carrie Heitman and Emily Kunkel in "Psalms of a Questionable Nature" (right). At left, "the october crisis (for laura)," "A Nasty Story," "Anais Nin Goes to Hell," and "Zombie."

    The aftermath

    Our favorite shows, writers and actors from the 2008 New York Fringe Festival.


    Here are our favorites out of about 30 shows we saw at the 2008 New York Fringe Festival. Our writers are: Elizabeth C. Bachner, Leslie (Hoban) Blake, Frank Episale, Joshua Tanzer and Reese Thompson.

      
    FRINGE FESTIVAL FAVORITES

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    Fringe Festival 2008
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  • Reviews:
  • Anaïs Nin Goes To Hell
  • beast: a parable
  • Blanche Survives Katrina in a FEMA Trailer Named Desire
  • China: The Whole Enchilada
  • The Corn Maiden
  • Extraordinary Rendition
  • Hidden Fees*
  • The Longest Running Joke of the Twentieth Century
  • Lucasville: The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising
  • Mourn the Living Hector
  • A Nasty Story
  • the october crisis (to laura)
  • Other Bodies
  • Prayer
  • Psalms of a Questionable Nature
  • Raised by Lesbians
  • Reasonable Doubt
  • The Third from the Left
  • Zombie
  • BEST OVERALL

    "The Alice Complex" (L(H)B)
    "A Nasty Story" (RT)
    "the october crisis (to laura)" (FE)
    "Psalms of a Questionable Nature" (JT)
    "Zombie" (EB)

    BEST SCRIPT

    Suzie Miller, "Reasonable Doubt" (EB)
    Alejandro Morales, "the october crisis (to laura)" (FE)
    Peter Nickowitz, "The Alice Complex" (L(H)B)
    David Stallings, "Anais Nin Goes To Hell"; Sara Jeanne Asselin, "A Nasty Story" (adaptation) (RT)
    Marisa Wegryzn, "Psalms of a Questionable Nature" (JT)

    BEST LEAD ACTOR

    Bill Connington, "Zombie" (EB)
    Emily Kunkel, "Psalms of a Questionable Nature" (JT)
    Carol Lempert as Dorothy Parker and Shelly Feldman as Anais Nin, "Anais Nin Goes To Hell" (L(H)B)
    Gayton Scott, "the october crisis (to laura)" (FE)
    Aly Wirth, "Anais Nin Goes To Hell"; Danny Dempsey, "A Nasty Story" (RT)

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

    Abe Goldfarb and Samantha Tunis, "A Nasty Story" (RT)
    Erin Roberts, "The Corn Maiden" (EB)
    Laura Wickens, "Raised by Lesbians" (FE)
    Aly Wirth as Heloise, "Anais Nin Goes To Hell" (L(H)B)
    Rob Yang, "Prayer" (JT)

    BEST DIRECTION

    Thomas Caruso, "Zombie" (EB)
    Scott Ebersold, "the october crisis (to laura)" (FE)
    Melissa Firlit, "A Nasty Story" (RT)
    Meg Gibson, "Too Much Memory" (JT)
    Janice Goldberg, "That Dorothy Parker" (L(H)B)

    BEST DESIGN

    "The Alice Complex" (L(H)B)
    "Prayer" (JT)
    "Zombie" (EB)

    AUGUST 26, 2008
    OFFOFFOFF.COM • THE GUIDE TO ALTERNATIVE NEW YORK


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