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Stand Up for Drag

September 13th at 8:00pm

Stand Up for Drag is a mission to bring the community together for entertainment, good times, music, and belonging, combining the best of the drag scene with the best of the stand-up comedy scene. Kyla Minx, Yolanda Smilez, and Cindy Arena provide the panache and style for a nonstop evening of laughter, performance, and more, guided by endearing host Kevin Markman. Come be part of the Stand Up for Drag family.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Inner Loops: Monologues About Place

September 14th at 6:00pm

From Corn Hill to Cobbs Hill to Pinnacle Hill, local playwrights and authors (Hilary Bluestein-Lyons, Brad Craddock, Justin Rielly, Jeremy Sarachan, Sejal Shah, Penny Sterling, Laura Thomas, and Ted Wenskus) present monologues about life in Rochester, and performed by Rochester-area actors accompanied by musicians Andrew Barnhart and Jeff Liles. Produced by Theater Apparatus.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Theatre

Dirk Darrow: Magic of Future Past

September 14th at 8:00pm

From 17-time Fringe Festival Award Winner Tim Motley…

★★★★★ “Incredible.” - Edmonton Journal “Had the sold-out Geva crowd digging his jive.” - City Newspaper

COMEDY Award - Perth Fringe Fest 2022

★★★★ “Magic of Future Past has us all laughing out loud, completely mesmerised.” - Fourth Wall Media

Time to charge your flux capacitors & sharpen your Blade Runners... Gritty 1930s film-noir retro collides with futuristic sci-fi in this hilarious, time-traveling stage magic spectacle! More info: https://youtu.be/udg1AYxxiJQ

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Dirk Darrow: Magic of Future Past

September 15th at 8:00pm

From 17-time Fringe Festival Award Winner Tim Motley…

★★★★★ “Incredible.” - Edmonton Journal “Had the sold-out Geva crowd digging his jive.” - City Newspaper

COMEDY Award - Perth Fringe Fest 2022

★★★★ “Magic of Future Past has us all laughing out loud, completely mesmerised.” - Fourth Wall Media

Time to charge your flux capacitors & sharpen your Blade Runners... Gritty 1930s film-noir retro collides with futuristic sci-fi in this hilarious, time-traveling stage magic spectacle! More info: https://youtu.be/udg1AYxxiJQ

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Stupid Ed

September 16th at 5:30pm

"Stupid Ed" is Taiwanese-Canadian Comedian Ed Hill’s one-hour follow-up show to his critically acclaimed comedy special, "Candy & Smiley," on Amazon Prime. Comprised of introspections about Ed’s relationships with the female figures in his life, the show explores the values that a first-generation Taiwanese Canadian immigrant has learned from his motherland, Canada. An examination on the meaning of strength, a reflection on the concept of fragility, and an observation on what connects all of us: love.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Dirk Darrow: Magic of Future Past

September 16th at 7:00pm

From 17-time Fringe Festival Award Winner Tim Motley…

★★★★★ “Incredible.” - Edmonton Journal “Had the sold-out Geva crowd digging his jive.” - City Newspaper

COMEDY Award - Perth Fringe Fest 2022

★★★★ “Magic of Future Past has us all laughing out loud, completely mesmerised.” - Fourth Wall Media

Time to charge your flux capacitors & sharpen your Blade Runners... Gritty 1930s film-noir retro collides with futuristic sci-fi in this hilarious, time-traveling stage magic spectacle! More info: https://youtu.be/udg1AYxxiJQ

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Stand Up for Drag

September 16th at 9:00pm

Stand Up for Drag is a mission to bring the community together for entertainment, good times, music, and belonging, combining the best of the drag scene with the best of the stand-up comedy scene. Kyla Minx, Yolanda Smilez, and Cindy Arena provide the panache and style for a nonstop evening of laughter, performance, and more, guided by endearing host Kevin Markman. Come be part of the Stand Up for Drag family.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Dirk Darrow: Magic of Future Past

September 17th at 3:00pm

From 17-time Fringe Festival Award Winner Tim Motley…

★★★★★ “Incredible.” - Edmonton Journal “Had the sold-out Geva crowd digging his jive.” - City Newspaper

COMEDY Award - Perth Fringe Fest 2022

★★★★ “Magic of Future Past has us all laughing out loud, completely mesmerised.” - Fourth Wall Media

Time to charge your flux capacitors & sharpen your Blade Runners... Gritty 1930s film-noir retro collides with futuristic sci-fi in this hilarious, time-traveling stage magic spectacle! More info: https://youtu.be/udg1AYxxiJQ

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

And They Never Recovered from the Shock

September 17th at 5:00pm

Recent transplants from New York City, Infinite Spark brings their company’s vision for physical theater to life through a quartet of action-packed one acts. Ranging from the comedic to the meditative, each piece showcases the expressive range and evocative artistry of the company. Everything from classical and contemporary to completely original material will be brought to life through powerful movement and play.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Theatre

Inner Loops: Monologues About Place

September 17th at 7:30pm

From Corn Hill to Cobbs Hill to Pinnacle Hill, local playwrights and authors (Hilary Bluestein-Lyons, Brad Craddock, Justin Rielly, Jeremy Sarachan, Sejal Shah, Penny Sterling, Laura Thomas, and Ted Wenskus) present monologues about life in Rochester, and performed by Rochester-area actors accompanied by musicians Andrew Barnhart and Jeff Liles. Produced by Theater Apparatus.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Theatre

Stupid Ed

September 17th at 9:00pm

"Stupid Ed" is Taiwanese-Canadian Comedian Ed Hill’s one-hour follow-up show to his critically acclaimed comedy special, "Candy & Smiley," on Amazon Prime. Comprised of introspections about Ed’s relationships with the female figures in his life, the show explores the values that a first-generation Taiwanese Canadian immigrant has learned from his motherland, Canada. An examination on the meaning of strength, a reflection on the concept of fragility, and an observation on what connects all of us: love.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Dirk Darrow: Magic of Future Past

September 18th at 4:00pm

From 17-time Fringe Festival Award Winner Tim Motley…

★★★★★ “Incredible.” - Edmonton Journal “Had the sold-out Geva crowd digging his jive.” - City Newspaper

COMEDY Award - Perth Fringe Fest 2022

★★★★ “Magic of Future Past has us all laughing out loud, completely mesmerised.” - Fourth Wall Media

Time to charge your flux capacitors & sharpen your Blade Runners... Gritty 1930s film-noir retro collides with futuristic sci-fi in this hilarious, time-traveling stage magic spectacle! More info: https://youtu.be/udg1AYxxiJQ

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

Stupid Ed

September 18th at 6:00pm

"Stupid Ed" is Taiwanese-Canadian Comedian Ed Hill’s one-hour follow-up show to his critically acclaimed comedy special, "Candy & Smiley," on Amazon Prime. Comprised of introspections about Ed’s relationships with the female figures in his life, the show explores the values that a first-generation Taiwanese Canadian immigrant has learned from his motherland, Canada. An examination on the meaning of strength, a reflection on the concept of fragility, and an observation on what connects all of us: love.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

And They Never Recovered from the Shock

September 18th at 8:00pm

Recent transplants from New York City, Infinite Spark brings their company’s vision for physical theater to life through a quartet of action-packed one acts. Ranging from the comedic to the meditative, each piece showcases the expressive range and evocative artistry of the company. Everything from classical and contemporary to completely original material will be brought to life through powerful movement and play.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Theatre

Look Where He Brought Me From

September 20th at 7:00pm

A granddaughter's quest to document her grandmother's oral account of her family's history turned into a 35+ year journey. “Look Where He Brought Me From” is a documentary adaptation of the published work by author and researcher Delbra Brown which chronicles the life of her family pre-post slavery and tells the story how faith and family helped them persevere through the trials and tribulations of life. Presented by the acting community and her beloved friends and family of Rochester, NY.

  • Length: 75 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Visual Arts & Film

My Evil Twin

September 21st at 5:30pm

My Evil Twin is a new musical starring identical twin opera singers Jim and John Demler as themselves. Funny, poignant, and adventurous, My Evil Twin exposes tenderness and vulnerability beneath masculine bravado as the twins tell the story of their lives from their Rochester beginnings to the present. Songs by Eric Sawyer and script by Harley Erdman unleash their virtuoso basso voices and madcap energy in an exquisite, entertaining, and totally out-of-the-box new kind of musical theater.

  • Length: 75 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Theatre

Dirk Darrow: Magic of Future Past

September 21st at 7:30pm

From 17-time Fringe Festival Award Winner Tim Motley…

★★★★★ “Incredible.” - Edmonton Journal “Had the sold-out Geva crowd digging his jive.” - City Newspaper

COMEDY Award - Perth Fringe Fest 2022

★★★★ “Magic of Future Past has us all laughing out loud, completely mesmerised.” - Fourth Wall Media

Time to charge your flux capacitors & sharpen your Blade Runners... Gritty 1930s film-noir retro collides with futuristic sci-fi in this hilarious, time-traveling stage magic spectacle! More info: https://youtu.be/udg1AYxxiJQ

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

And They Never Recovered from the Shock

September 21st at 9:00pm

Recent transplants from New York City, Infinite Spark brings their company’s vision for physical theater to life through a quartet of action-packed one acts. Ranging from the comedic to the meditative, each piece showcases the expressive range and evocative artistry of the company. Everything from classical and contemporary to completely original material will be brought to life through powerful movement and play.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Theatre

Rodrigues' Return

September 22nd at 6:00pm

A series of dance pieces choreographed by the Rodrigues siblings. Jonathan and Nicholas (based in Brooklyn) and Solange (based in Rochester) come together to share their movement styles in their hometown of Rochester. The siblings share a strong bond and are like-minded in many ways, while each having their own artistic voice ranging in a variety of styles. Nicholas started his own company, The Pocket Fuel Groovers, in 2020, and this will be their first performance outside of NYC.

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Dance

Dirk Darrow: Magic of Future Past

September 22nd at 7:30pm

From 17-time Fringe Festival Award Winner Tim Motley…

★★★★★ “Incredible.” - Edmonton Journal “Had the sold-out Geva crowd digging his jive.” - City Newspaper

COMEDY Award - Perth Fringe Fest 2022

★★★★ “Magic of Future Past has us all laughing out loud, completely mesmerised.” - Fourth Wall Media

Time to charge your flux capacitors & sharpen your Blade Runners... Gritty 1930s film-noir retro collides with futuristic sci-fi in this hilarious, time-traveling stage magic spectacle! More info: https://youtu.be/udg1AYxxiJQ

  • Length: 60 Minutes
  • Tickets: Required
  • Venue: Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage
  • Genre: Comedy

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