VIEWING MELBOURNE FRINGE 2019
SO MUCH INDIE THEATRE
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Furfur the Ragged
A former folk hero, fleeing from the people he once served, lays bare his many tales before his avian travelling companion.
When they’re together, they each hate the other. When they’re apart, they miss them. John and India are in a “Flicker Relationship”
Confessions from the Bell Jar
A musical journey through the life and work of Sylvia Plath and her influence on a contemporary gay man’s own struggles with depression and social isolation.
Ginger and Tonic: Gays of our Lives
Acclaimed a cappella girl gang Ginger and Tonic are putting their signature spin on a glittery canon of iconic hits.
She'll Be Right: A Tradie Cabaret
Russel 'Rusty' Bell isn't your typical tradie. Every day he's fangin' out jobs left, right and centre. Yet, underneath his Hi-Vis exterior beats the heart of a broadway star.
How Gay Am I?
A multimedia, multiple character solo show with storytelling, comedy, singing and dancing that will send you home Gay, gay-ranteed!
The Subtle Art of Online Dating
An hour of sketch comedy packed full of swiping, snacking and pick up lines so bad, you’ll wish you swiped left!
Tuck Shop Ladies – All rhyme, no reason
Ever wondered why there are no baby pigeons? Bought something dodgy on the internet lately? Tuck Shop Ladies explore these, and a few other of life’s pertinent issues, with nothing but a couple of ukuleles, three chords, and the truth.
Rosy Carrick has to build a time machine – because her future self has already done so and is now stuck 100 years in the past…
Created on the clock behind a real reception desk, Temporary reveals endless humour in the mundane 9- to-5.
A new musical comedy about superheroes struggling to keep their secret identities secret.
A cabaret about animals that have been driven to extinction and those on the verge of extinction.
Anna Piper Scott: Queer and Present Danger
An empowering comedy show all about debunking trans myths, the blunt truths about queer life and how to go through puberty two separate times.
The Living Room
A Comedy of Grief.
An absurd and physical jaunt brimming with existential phone calls, impaired dancing and the love of a goldfish.
I Was Birthed From An Egg In A Crater On Uranus
Trying her extraterrestrial best to blend in, follow this martian misfit as she navigates the perils of conformity and probes what it means to be human.
What's That Smell?
Go on an adventure with your favourite stupid and sexy duo, Slinky & Kinky Malinki.
Billy vs the Internet
A comedic tale of one man's quest for online superstardom
Boss Octopus: Sketch Comedy
A show 65 million years in the making (that may have nothing to do with dinosaurs, zombies, or love).
The Will To Be
A one-man show exploring homosexuality, shame and legacy in 1960s Australia, supported by the words of William Shakespeare.
Starring powerhouse performance artist Clare Elizabeth Dea, her courage, original songs and electric storytelling will captivate, entertain and inspire you.
Artemis: Utter Mess
A one-hour, one-enby musical comedy about having too many adjectives.
Cousin Tara's Intervention Variety Hour
Join Cousin Tara and special guest every night for a raging hour of eclectic cabaret, brilliant comedy and original music.
Patrick Collins is Melbourne’s only bisexual/comedian/magician/mime but is happy to be proven wrong.