David Currie: “With nothing more than cheap parlour tricks and a piece of fruit, God! The One-Man Show transmutes schmaltz into the sublime.”
Dicky Dicky Dream Factory is playing at the Ottawa Fringe Festival until Saturday June 17, 2017. Tickets cost $12 online and at the door. As there are only 15 tickets to every show, it’s recommended you buy yours in advance.
David Currie: “The show features a great set and excellent tech. The host is great and knows how to keep the show on track and active.”
AL Connors’ new show premiered at the Ottawa Fringe Festival last weekend. DJ Detective is playing until Sunday June 18, 2017.
Brenda Dunn: “There’s a lot of happy head bobbing and not all of it due to the beats.”
Jared Davidson: “It may be conjecture, but I’d wager that a Venn diagram of improv and D&D fans would be pretty much just a circle.”
Kate Smith & Will Somers are performing HOOTENANNY! at the Ottawa Fringe Festival until Saturday June 17, 2017.
Martin Dockery is performing Delirium at the Ottawa Fringe Festival from June 14–18, 2017.
Mer Weinhold: “When a play in one of the largest Fringe venues sells out on opening night, a review seems superfluous, as the hype will likely keep people attending regardless. Still, it’s nice to know what you might be getting into…”
David Currie: “The Dream Factory is wonderful to behold.”
David Currie: “The opening was a delight to watch, the run is sure to sell out several times before the end of the festival, so get your tickets early.”
To help you make your choices, Apt613 has assembled a crackerjack team of reviewers.
Brenda Dunn: “If there is such a thing as a Fringe award for best tech, I’d like to put this show forward.”
Barb Popel: “The audience had fun at the opening of God! The One-Man Show. I expect most folks would, regardless of their theological beliefs.”
In the midst of all this excitement, the Ottawa premieres of two shows could go under the radar.