Updated: Jun 13, 2019
Fringe (adjective), not part of the mainstream, unconventional, peripheral or extreme.
It’s the 10th Anniversary of the Vegas Fringe Festival. Everyone should extend an ovation and a Bravo! to Las Vegas Little Theatre (LVLT) for hosting his event. This year production companies from around the valley mount a mix of new and established plays over two weekends. For the new, it’s a chance to try out an idea; for the established, a chance to try their hand at a classic playwright like Eugene O’Neill.
What you see may send your emotions to the stratosphere, the next may leave you scratching your head. Most are produced on a shoestring budget, while others may be well-funded. But that’s the whole point of Fringing – to expose you to “different,” something you wouldn’t ordinarily find staged at any established theatres.
That said, let’s go to the edge….