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Storychick Rochester Storybooth

September 14th at 5:00pm

Step inside Storychick's Storybooth and experience the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival from a new point of view. Listen to stories from past and present Fringe performers, guests, and volunteers. Plus, anyone can record his or her own story! Favorite part of the festival? An unbelievable or incredibly touching moment? A discovery of a new type of performance? Fringe fans tell it all – and hear what others thought – in the Storybooth! (Photo by Antoine Barrès)


  • Length: 300 Minutes
  • Tickets: Not Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Spoken Word

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 14th at 6:00pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 14th at 7:00pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

The Blues Brothers

September 14th at 7:30pm

(R, 1980, 133 min.)

Action, comedy, and music collide in this cult classic, chock-full of performances from R&B, blues, and soul masters including Rochester legend Cab Calloway.

  • Length: 133 Minutes
  • Tickets: Not Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Visual Arts & Film

3D Sound Experience in the Immersive Igloo

September 14th at 9:00pm

Submerge yourself in the soothing sounds of immersive music composed and presented by spatial sound artist, Tom Montagliano. Within his inflatable, 40-foot, glowing Immersive Igloo – that has traversed the Northeast to rave reviews – you’ll find yourself seated in a circle of eight speakers, bathing you in blankets of warm and wondrous vibrations. Close your eyes and let the ambient, electronic soundscapes guide you on your introspective adventure.

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Multidisciplinary

Storychick Rochester Storybooth

September 15th at 5:00pm

Step inside Storychick's Storybooth and experience the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival from a new point of view. Listen to stories from past and present Fringe performers, guests, and volunteers. Plus, anyone can record his or her own story! Favorite part of the festival? An unbelievable or incredibly touching moment? A discovery of a new type of performance? Fringe fans tell it all – and hear what others thought – in the Storybooth! (Photo by Antoine Barrès)


  • Length: 360 Minutes
  • Tickets: Not Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Spoken Word

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 15th at 5:30pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 15th at 6:30pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

Doubt

September 15th at 9:00pm

(R, 2008, John Patrick Shanley, 104 mins.)

A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student. Starring titan of the screen and Fairport native Philip Seymour Hoffman.

  • Length: 126 Minutes
  • Tickets: Not Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Visual Arts & Film

Bushwhacked: Crystal Magic Wonder Cabinet Palace Tent

September 15th at 9:30pm

It’s the Fringeyist interactive show at the Fringe and those ridiculous Bushwhacked gals are at it again. This time the tent is bigger, the stakes are higher, and the talent is greater. Come witness the jewel of The Fringe – it’s the tent that everyone is talking about. The perfect marriage of hot glue, glitter, and twinkly lights, the handcrafted Crystal Magic Wonder Cabinet Palace Tent is full of surprises just waiting to be discovered. Only 10 tickets per performance.

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Comedy

3D Sound Experience in the Immersive Igloo

September 15th at 10:30pm

Submerge yourself in the soothing sounds of immersive music composed and presented by spatial sound artist, Tom Montagliano. Within his inflatable, 40-foot, glowing Immersive Igloo – that has traversed the Northeast to rave reviews – you’ll find yourself seated in a circle of eight speakers, bathing you in blankets of warm and wondrous vibrations. Close your eyes and let the ambient, electronic soundscapes guide you on your introspective adventure.

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Multidisciplinary

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 16th at 12:00pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

Storychick Rochester Storybooth

September 16th at 12:00pm

Step inside Storychick's Storybooth and experience the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival from a new point of view. Listen to stories from past and present Fringe performers, guests, and volunteers. Plus, anyone can record his or her own story! Favorite part of the festival? An unbelievable or incredibly touching moment? A discovery of a new type of performance? Fringe fans tell it all – and hear what others thought – in the Storybooth! (Photo by Antoine Barrès)


  • Length: 660 Minutes
  • Tickets: Not Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Spoken Word

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 16th at 1:00pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 16th at 3:00pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

Farm to Fringe: Beer, Wine & Spirits Tasting

September 16th at 3:00pm

Three cheers for Fringe libations with options! Join us for our favorite pours in the Spiegelgarden to kick off our first weekend. Let Finger Lakes Distilling raise your spirits (literally) and it wouldn’t be a beer tasting in Rochester without Genesee Brewing at the table. Stroll through the garden, drink in hand, and sample some local flavors. Try one or try them all – it’s Fringe uncorked. Salut!

  • Length: 120 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Multidisciplinary

Dashboard Dramas IV

September 16th at 4:00pm

TOTALLY SOLD OUT FOR 2017! A total Fringe sell-out in 2014/2015/2016, this intimate theatre experience puts you so close to the action, you can smell the actors’ breath...if you’re lucky! You’ll find yourself immersed in four, all-new, ten-minute plays as you rotate from one car to the next. Don’t miss this hilarious, heartwarming, weird, and – most of all – one-of-a-kind show. Only eight tickets per performance!

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Theatre

Bushwhacked: Crystal Magic Wonder Cabinet Palace Tent

September 16th at 4:30pm

It’s the Fringeyist interactive show at the Fringe and those ridiculous Bushwhacked gals are at it again. This time the tent is bigger, the stakes are higher, and the talent is greater. Come witness the jewel of The Fringe – it’s the tent that everyone is talking about. The perfect marriage of hot glue, glitter, and twinkly lights, the handcrafted Crystal Magic Wonder Cabinet Palace Tent is full of surprises just waiting to be discovered. Only 10 tickets per performance.

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Comedy

the space between

September 16th at 5:00pm

A collaborative performance developed by local dance artists, THE SPACE BETWEEN will lead its audience members through new discoveries and perspectives as they traverse a familiar cityscape. This site-specific production aims to illuminate and find new meaning within the spaces hidden in plain sight. The audience will begin its journey in the Spiegelgarden and follow along East Main Street on Saturday, September 16th at 5 PM. Find more details on THE SPACE BETWEEN Facebook event page!

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Not Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Dance

Bushwhacked: Crystal Magic Wonder Cabinet Palace Tent

September 16th at 5:30pm

It’s the Fringeyist interactive show at the Fringe and those ridiculous Bushwhacked gals are at it again. This time the tent is bigger, the stakes are higher, and the talent is greater. Come witness the jewel of The Fringe – it’s the tent that everyone is talking about. The perfect marriage of hot glue, glitter, and twinkly lights, the handcrafted Crystal Magic Wonder Cabinet Palace Tent is full of surprises just waiting to be discovered. Only 10 tickets per performance.

  • Length: 50 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Spiegelgarden
  • Genre: Comedy

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