Delicious Fringe-a-Licious Alberni Valley Fringe Theatre Festival June 19-22, 2014 At the Main Venue (Capitol Theatre) Thursday, June 19-A Night of One-Acts 7 PM A Capital Offense by Joan Donaldson-Yarmey $8 (a light -hearted romp through the lives of a couple affected by the husband signing a book deal. How can one person change so much? It is a fun half hour to find out) .Port Alberni General Audience 8 PM A Good Life by Gwynne Hunt $8 (Prince George, BC, 1976-Maggie struggles with the fast-paced times and her new liberation. A look at one woman who could have been a statistic on the Highway of Tears. She’s sassy and fun but not equipped to handle the revolution).Port Alberni Restricted (over 14) 9 PM The Birth of Releasing Light Kreations (Jason Titian) $8 (Through dance and his carvings Jason tells a story of struggle and pain-presented again this year for those who did not see this powerful piece last year). Port Alberni general audience See all three shows for $20! Friday, June 20th at the Capitol Theatre: 7 PM Zelda:the last flapper Portal Players $8 William Luce’s script tells the fascinating life of Zelda Fistzgerald. This was in the one-act festival shows from earlier this year and a must see, if you missed it). Port Alberni-mature audience 8:30 PM The Human Body Project Tasha Diamant $10 (By showing up as vulnerably as possible, naked at 52 and unscripted, Diamant helps us see and feel our connection to our own bodies and selves, each other, and the bigger global picture). Victoria Restricted 10 PM Stories of Love & Passion Best Bitts Productions $10 (Trinda Reed producer of last year’s Rosie’s Bitt’s of Tease Cabaret takes us on a more intimate journey.) Victoria Restricted See all 3 shows for $25!
Saturday, June 21 at the Capitol Theatre: 1 PM a second showing of Joan Donaldson-Yarmey’s A Capital Offense 2 PM a second showing of Gwynne Hunt’s A Good Life 4 PM Dancing With Fish Sunshine Clown Company $10 (It is about a lifelong friendship between two eccentric men. There is magic and fantasy and it is a warmly memorable show) Victoria-general audience 7 PM The Hatter Spired Theatre $10 (A performance jammed with storytelling, songs, emotional problems and even a jabberwocky- with free tea. Andrew Wade is a professional actor who brings a show not like any other). Richmond Mature (over 14) 8:30 PM A second showing of The Human Body Project 10:15 PM The New Bitt`s of Tease Cabaret Best Bitts Productions $12 (Burlesque at it`s best! They raised the roof of the old theatre last year-this show is guaranteed to bring the house down) Victoria Restricted Sunday, June 22 at the Capitol Theatre 1 PM a second showing of Zelda:the last flapper 4 PM a second showing of The Hatter 7 PM My Anxious Life Pondering $8 (Tara brings us her story told with laughter and compassion through the eyes of a stand up comic) Victoria Mature (over 14) 8:15 PM a second showing of Dancing With Fish 9:30 PM Closing-draws called and People`s Choice Award given out 1-3 PM at the Rollin Art Centre A Taste of Delicious Fringe-a-licious (at the gazebo join us for some snippets of shows and FREE face painting.
At the Bavarian Centre-our second venue: Saturday June 21 11AM-3 PM Lunch Fringe Finger Food for performers, volunteers and the general public ($3-$8 for cheap eats) 4 PM Summer in the City CAP $4 for adults-$2 for kids Main Artery`s Creative Art Play class presents this partly scripted and partly improv production with kids from 6-10 years old-talented and precocious cast. Port Alberni-all ages 5-7 PM venue closed for set-up of On & At The Fringe art show 7:30 PM first presentation of My Anxious Life $8 (see Sunday Capitol)
8:30-midnight On & At the Fringe Art Show-Bavarian Centre Live dj music-live and not so live art installations-the place to BE! Vote for your choice Award Winner gets $50. Sure to be the talk of the Fringe. $5 It would cost $101 to see all of the shows-you can buy a Fringe Pass for $80! Buy a Fringe Bug pin for $2 and get discounts to local restaurants and shops around town. Become a member and receive Fringe Benefits-for $10 for the first year and $5 every year after you receive huge savings (a free Fringe Bug Pin, 10% off all tickets, a Fringe pass for a member is only $75-savings all around and you get to support and promote live, unjuried theatre! Also your entry fee to On & At The Fringe is free.)
For more information call Gwynne 250-723-7883 Tickets in advance at the Main Artery, 4969 Argyle St Fringe Central