KC Fringe Festival http://kcur.org en [VIDEO] In This Scene...'Tormenta Quixotica' http://kcur.org/post/video-scenetormenta-quixotica <p><span style="color: rgb(35, 35, 35); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 16px; line-height: normal; ">Two children experience many facets of a dream in the mystical tale of </span><em><span style="color: rgb(35, 35, 35); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 16px; line-height: normal; "><a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/artist.php?ID=49">Tormenta Quixotica</a></span></em><span style="color: rgb(35, 35, 35); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 16px; line-height: normal; ">; on the dark and curious side of this dream, they encounter a group of contortionists</span>.</p> Sat, 20 Jul 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Julie Denesha 40238 at http://kcur.org [VIDEO] In This Scene...'Tormenta Quixotica' Best Of The KC Fringe Festival Red Carpet Walk http://kcur.org/post/best-kc-fringe-festival-red-carpet-walk <p>Divas adorned with handmade, feathered headdresses paraded alongside comedy troupes wearing&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: small; line-height: 16px; ">Groucho glasses on Thursday night outside the Spencer Theatre on the UMKC campus. This</span> diverse array of performers walked on a carpet - more pink than red - kicking off <a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/artist.php?ID=155">KC Fringe Festival</a>'s ninth year.</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 14:51:20 +0000 Julie Denesha 40423 at http://kcur.org Best Of The KC Fringe Festival Red Carpet Walk KC Fringe Festival Inspires Creative Challenges http://kcur.org/post/kc-fringe-festival-inspires-creative-challenges <p></p><p>This year’s <a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/">KC Fringe Festival</a> includes dance, theater, visual arts, spoken word, fashion, and film; in 11 days, there are just over 360 shows in 19 venues.</p><p>Artists often describe Fringe as an opportunity to take on new roles: to direct, to write, to produce. But sometimes, it's also a chance to have some fun.</p><p><strong>Connecting to the Kansas City theater community</strong></p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 40455 at http://kcur.org KC Fringe Festival Inspires Creative Challenges [VIDEO] In This Scene...'Devoured By Tigers' http://kcur.org/post/video-scenedevoured-tigers <p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 18px; line-height: normal; color: rgb(35, 35, 35); ">In this scene from the play</span><span style="color: rgb(26, 26, 26); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 18px; line-height: normal; "><em> </em></span><em><a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/artist.php?ID=30">Devoured By Tigers</a>, </em><span style="color: rgb(26, 26, 26); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 18px; line-height: normal; ">Ruth Harper </span><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 18px; line-height: normal; color: rgb(35, 35, 35); ">(</span Thu, 18 Jul 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Julie Denesha 40225 at http://kcur.org [VIDEO] In This Scene...'Devoured By Tigers' KC Fringe Dares Artists To Take A Chance http://kcur.org/post/kc-fringe-dares-artists-take-chance <p>KC Fringe has been called a festival of daring – providing an opportunity for artists to take risks and to challenge themselves. Fri, 20 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 21329 at http://kcur.org KC Fringe Dares Artists To Take A Chance Missouri Tragedy, Kansas Suburbs Get Fringe Festival Focus http://kcur.org/post/missouri-tragedy-kansas-suburbs-get-fringe-festival-focus <p>Though the 8th annual Kansas City Fringe Festival is increasingly drawing groups from out of the area, over half of this year's 87 performance and film offerings originated with Missouri-based artists, while about a quarter hail from Kansas. Two shows in particular look distinctly at events or locales in our adjacent states with very different moods and tones.</p> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Steve Walker 21186 at http://kcur.org Missouri Tragedy, Kansas Suburbs Get Fringe Festival Focus 6 Tips For KC Fringe http://kcur.org/post/6-tips-kc-fringe <h2>The 8th annual <a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/2012/index.php">KC Fringe Festival</a>, a 10-day festival of cultural arts, kicks off this week. Fri, 13 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 20898 at http://kcur.org 6 Tips For KC Fringe KC Fringe Festival Presents Clown Ballet with a Serious Message http://kcur.org/post/kc-fringe-festival-presents-clown-ballet-serious-message <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-535341e4e9eac-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-535341e4e9eac-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="535341e4e9eac-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-734280.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – EXTENDED RUN: August 1 - 3, American Heartland Theatre. At performance spaces throughout the city, over 50 events make up this year's <a href="http://www.kcfringe.org/">KC Fringe Festival</a>, a celebration of the off-beat, nontraditional, and avant-garde.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2008 16:55:00 +0000 Steve Walker 1225 at http://kcur.org KC Fringe Festival Presents Clown Ballet with a Serious Message