BOTTOM LINE: Just in time for election season in New York, this funny, fast-paced political satire from the eighteenth century fittingly unspools at the historic Fraunces Tavern.
The OG of American plays, Androboros was the first to be published (though likely never performed) on our shores, when there wasn’t yet a country, but merely a collection of colonies. Scotsman-turned-British Army General Robert Hunter presided over New York and New Jersey from 1710 to 1720. When he was brought in, New York had already been subjected to a cavalcade of incompetent leaders...
BOTTOM LINE: This Canadian Fringe Festival show displays the attributes that make Fringe shows appealing: raunchy humor, goofy musical numbers, and a charming and dedicated performer with an infectious enthusiasm for performing.
The Festival runs February 13 - March 5.
2 Theaters, 3 Weeks, 12 Days, 30 independent theater companies, and over 150 performances.
We will be reviewing each and every of the 30 shows in the festival.