PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Cindy Marie Jenkins firstname.lastname@example.org – (323) 552-3333 GracieAndRoseASoloShow @AnastasiaCoon & @CindyMarieJ #GracieNRose – #HFF13 GRACIE AND ROSE live off the land & love off the grid in Anastasia Coon’s solo show premiering at Hollywood Fringe Festival June 13-28 @ Art of Acting LA Los Angeles, Calif. (May 8, 2013) —- [...]
Unless you are one of 7 Native Angelenos in my audience (i.e. from the Tongva tribe), odds are you’ve heard this from friends and family: It’s such a long trip to go out to the West Coast, why don’t you come visit us here in the East? As if the direction of travel changes the [...]
Friday May 3 5:30pmPT/8:30pmET Live Broadcast Funding Friday: Fringe Edition! Hosted by Cindy Marie Jenkins Guests include: Fund-raising Consultant Michael Kass Lily Mercer & Allie Costa: Before a Fall Danielle Ozymandias: The Other F Word Matthew Hill: Jason <3 Medea, a fresh look at an ancient love story Have questions about crowd-funding, fund-raising or the Fringe? Ask in [...]
UPDATE 3:03pm: Fringe’s Social Media Manager, Rachel Stoll, made it really easy to get in on this action. Make Your Own Ben Hill Meme. You can find a lot of news by following the #LAThtr hashtag on twitter (see it here even if you don’t tweet), and sometimes a gem crosses our collective paths. Last [...]
Wednesday is Wild Card Day for Beyond the Blurb & this week I’m live-streaming the Post-Hollywood Fringe Town Hall. Join into the conversation! Obviously it’s better if you can attend, but this video will be available after the event as well. It will simultaneously be streamed on the Hollywood Fringe Festival Facebook page. —-From the [...]
Monday 2:00pm Bill Ratner’s Voices in my Head The BLURB VOICES IN MY HEAD: A LIFE traces the strange path that led to Ratner’s becoming the disembodied voice of a generation. Follow this middle-class orphan, liberated by a crystal radio set, through the shadowy world of electronic imagery in a media-mad nation. Meet a wicked stepmother, the mystery of the [...]
Friday, July 13 9:30pm Best of Fringe series continues Doomsday Cabaret THE BLURB DOOMDSAY CABARET! A Rock Musical of Apocalyptic Proportions is all about the apocalyptic freaks and geeks who are on the fringes of society praying for the world to end. They all get together on 12/21/2012 for what they think will be doomsday [...]
Thursday, July 12 6:30pm Best of Fringe series continues Sarah Doyle of Anaconda THE BLURB ANACONDA is a play that I wrote this year after the Penn State scandal broke. I was miffed at the public outrage that followed their hero getting fired for putting a school’s rep before the wellbeing of sexual abuse victims. [...]
mission of beyond the blurb: connect technology with the arts and the arts to their audience Subscribe on You Tube http://bit.ly/BeyondBlurb Behind the scenes on Facebook Facebook.com/BeyondTheBlurb Notifications so you don’t miss a segment @OutreachNerd Submit your work or event to Beyond the Blurb ~ BEYOND the BLURB Best of Fringe series Monday, July 9th 6:30pm THE BLURB RISE is an original play written by Cal [...]
Let me tell your story! After having such a blast with the Let’s Fringe! live interviews, I will continue Beyond the Blurb and connect technology with the arts. Today we continue the Best of Fringe series 6:15pm Jackie Loeb has So Much to Celebrate THE BLURB Jackie Loeb in SO MUCH TO CELEBRATE! Turning 40, relocating to Hollywood, A belated [...]
Let me tell your story! After having such a blast with the Let’s Fringe! live interviews, I will continue Beyond the Blurb and connect technology with the arts. Today we continue the Best of Fringe series 6:0opm The Working Theatre presents The Lights are Off Matt Soson – Writer/Director/Producer, Rachel Lien – Actress, David Hemphill – Assistant Director/Co-Producer THE BLURB [...]
Let me tell your story! After having such a blast with the Let’s Fringe! live interviews, I will continue Beyond the Blurb and bring you more insight into people, events and nonprofits. 4:30pm Matt Quinn on Best of Fringe at Theatre Asylum THE BLURB BEYOND Monday, July 2nd 4:30pm Watch below (video visible at interview time) ~ 6:30pm [...]
I squeezed in an interview with Matthew “Poki” McCorkle & Ember Bria, creators of Button Wagon. They have a show tonight at 10pm and tomorrow at 4pm, playing at Artworks!
The point of these Let’s Fringe! interviews was always to illuminate artists doing interesting work and find commonalities between them. Along the way I started questioning how the majority of female characters are portrayed, and am a bit overwhelmed by how many one woman shows revolve solely around their relationships with men. By no means [...]
Only 1 interview today, but it’s a goodie. Stay tuned for some videos of the Fringe prom last night…. 10am Ellen Warkentine of Epic Futurists
Stay tuned for 3 interviews today (updated 10:15am), and please also check out my guest-blogging for LA FPI this week about Women on the Fringe. 9am Claudia Restrepo, playwright and actress in Reconstruction 6pm Brooke Forbes from Natasha: Mail Order Bride 6:30pm Samantha Evans, Hollywood Fringe [...]
I’m slowing down a bit to enable some reflection, organization and guest-blogging for LA FPI this week. I have one schedule interview and may do some on the fly later tonight. There are a lot of impromptu events at the Fringe…… 5:00pm Ezra Buzzington from Fringe Film Be sure to check out the other [...]
Stay tuned for 5 interviews today. Watch below at or near the appointed times, and check @LABitterLemons for updates. 10am Ciera Payton of Michael’s Daughter Website HFF site 12:30pm Alex Scott of Nostalgium HFF page 1pm Creative team behind Richard Parker HFF site [...]
1pm Chad Chukahiko of Leprechauns and Lies 4:30pm Gaelika Brown, writer and one of three performers in Sex Talk
Be on the lookout for 4 interviews today. You can tune in right here and watch live under each show’s image. Check @LABitterLemons for updates on the times. 10am Cheryl Francis Harrington http://hff12.org/765 11am Nikki Brown of Lost and Found @RivetingNikki http://hff12.org/847 Watch the teaser (last one) 3:30pm Steve Julian, Robert [...]
Be on the lookout for 5 interviews today. You can tune in right here and watch live under each show’s image. Check@LABitterLemons for updates on the times. UPDATE 2:45pm: Queerdo will interview on Friday at 4pm due to technical complications on CMJ’s end. It’s a traveling coverage circus sometimes. 11am Erika Jenko of Princes Don’t Live [...]
Now in their third year, the Hollywood Fringe Festival has an ambitious Kickstarter campaign to raise $20,000 – and it’s possibly not going to make it. We all hear about the success stories, the million dollar+ campaigns, but who wants to talk about projects that don’t get funded? If you watch their Kickstarter video, you [...]
Sunday: Be on the lookout for 4 teasers and 2 interviews. You can tune in right here and watch live under each show’s image. Check@LABitterLemons for updates on the times. TEASERS Deanna Fleysher from Bon Voyage Butt: a pre-Montreal showing Gaelika Brown, writer and one of three performers in Sex Talk Watch more [...]
Saturday: Be on the lookout for 4 teasers of upcoming interviews. You can tune in right here and watch live under each show’s image. check@LABitterLemons for updates on the times too. All the teasers will be in one blog post for ease! UPDATE: Live interviews today 10:00pm Wendy Gough from The Divine Madness of Isabella live from [...]
At 1pm today, check the video below to watch a live interview with Lina Alfinito, who brings her experience and Confessions of the World’s Worst Missionary to the Fringe! Watch the teaser. Video live at 1pm (might be a couple of minutes late. Hey, it’s Fringe!):
Last night Tiffany Anne Price jumped over to Fringe Central Station after her first preview, so we could meet and record her live interview. Don’t be fooled by the title: Confessions of a Cat Lady is about much more than felines. Tiffany elaborates: Watch her live interview here! Tiffany’s website
Today at noon! Let’s Fringe! live interview with Elissa Weinzimmer, Director of Tape Hollywood Fringe Festival page Check back here at noon to watch her interview live.
Test & teaser with Dana Murphy who produces Making Love Over There Their live interview will be broadcast Tuesday, June 12th at 4pm. Tune in right here or subscribe on You Tube. Here is the teaser we made at Fringe Central Station yesterday!
Live interview with Director Peter Berube, Stage Manager Christopher Ramirez & Cast (Aly French, Nate Aylworth) of The Last Five Years by Jason Robert Brown*. They came to Fringe Central Station (6314 Santa Monica Boulevard) directly after their first preview. That’s commitment. Many many thanks for the incredibly helpful Hollywood Fringe Festival staff who supplied me with a [...]
Teaser with Diani & Devine of The Selling (Fringe Film) Watch their live interview on Tuesday, June 12th at 12pm.