FronteraFest Short Fringe
Dueling Playwrights: On Porn, by Marianne Serene & James E. Burnside. Two playwrights, each with their own male/female perspective, battle over the writing of a play about a husband and wife humorously discovering each other’s views on pornography. Will they head to divorce court or the bedroom? Directed by Jared K. Sloan and featuring the Travelling Troupe.
I Knew Him Well, by Trace Turner. A Queer Theory Query for The Bard himself examines characters like Horatio, Benvolio, Boyett, and Jacques and how their Queer personas occur in our modern context. Stop by the bar to experience this one man show written and performed by Trace Turner.
Lightning Girl, by Rita Anderson (ScriptWorks Commission). A surreal fictionalization of how 17-year-old Juliane Koepcke, in 1971, survived a plane crash after her craft was struck by lightning and then had to navigate for 12 days through the Peruvian rain forest. Juliane finds herself in a world of strange & mysterious paradoxes as she faces her personal demons to come to terms with the reality of her own survival. Based on a true story. Directed by Crystal Franz. Featuring Kristin Fern Johnson, Valoneecia Tolbert, Katie Henderson, and Marci Blackwell.
The Misplays, by Aaron Rubin, Adrian Gwarzalez, Derek Cornelius, and Spencer Bloom. We are an improv troupe that produces high fantasy narrative based on Magic: The Gathering.
January 22, 2020
511 West 43rd Street
Austin, TX, 78751
Performances at Hyde Park Theatre. Map
This performance is sold out. You can sign up on a waiting list at the theater beginning one hour before performance time; unclaimed tickets will be released to those on the waiting list ten minutes before the performance begins.