FronteraFest Short Fringe
by FronteraFest

Jan. 21, 2020

14 Si!, by PoetKen Jones. This play is a dark satire of recent trafficking and abuse scandals involving underage victims. The pedophile protagonist Jesus “Ju Ju” Jailbait details his nefarious plans to force youth to serve as sex slaves and populate a desert island haunted by the ghost of Jeffery Epstein. Dedicated to the memory of Nelson Barquet (R.I.P.).

Catawampus, by Cliff Miller. Catawombus (n): an imaginary fierce wild animal (adj): 1. destructive 2. askew, awry, cater-cornered. Spellings: cattywampus, caddywhompus. This original solo piece reveals the grit and folly when trying to get life aright. Whether that be recovering from breakups, redefining relationships with addicted loved ones, or working to get life on track. Drawing on personal experiences, fairy tales, country music, and bad dancing.

I Am Not The Person You Have Made Me Out to Be, by Marianne Serene. A playwright writes a play about a son and the relationship he wished he had with his son. The play goes awry. This play, outside a play, reveals that life isn't always as we make it out to be. People are not always who we make them out to be. Directed by Barbara Abbate and featuring Jerel Fast, Shannon Embry, Nash Ferguson, Kristen Gooch, and Joe Grady Moore.

Liftoff, by Ben Polega. A "meow"-sical about the first cat on Mars.

Maid/Man, by Rich Rubin. When a gangster’s done with his dirty work, can he trust the maid to clean it up?

FronteraFest Short Fringe
by various

January 21, 2020
Hyde Park Theatre
511 West 43rd Street
Austin, TX, 78751

FronteraFest 2020 Short Fringe - Jan 21st at 8:00 pm

Performances at Hyde Park Theatre. Map

Tickets $18 - available online HERE.