Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Two more shows!

After a rolicking 10pm show last night! Women's History Month: The Historical Comedybration (with fabulous prizes) is next playing at 7pm on Thursday! And then at 2:30 on Saturday!

Be aware many people are coming back to try their hand at winning a fabulous prize, so bring your A game!

History!

Monday, August 3, 2015

Three shows left at the MNfringe!

Wow! We've had two incredible shows at the MNfringe! So many great contestants and ever more party hats! Yes, we have party hats!



Here are just a few of the wonderful things people are saying about Women's History Month: The Historical Comedybration at MN Fringe:

"If someone asks you to see Women's History Month at the Minnesota Fringe, just say YES." --Nancy Reagan, former First Lady

"I stayed awake the entire time."--Sleeping Beauty, fable

"I caught this show yesterday, and it was love at first sight."--Billie Jean King, professional tennis legend

"I've never seen a better show at MN Fringe."--Helen Keller, teacher and vision loss advocate

"Laughing for one hour burns enough calories to end childhood obesity. Even if you aren't a child. Let's just say after enjoying Women's History Month at the MN Fringe, childhood obesity didn't stand a chance."--Michelle Obama, First Lady and youth health activist

"You'll go bananas for this show!"--Jane Goodall, primatologist

"The nod to historical women from Minnesota was the icing on the cake for me."--Betty Crocker, anthropomorphized local baked goods company

"Yiyiyiyiyiyiyiyiyiyi!"--Xena, Warrior Princess

"I may be prejudiced, but I'm so proud to see so many women celebrated in such a hilarious manner."--Jane Austen, author

"YOU could win a prize! YOU could win a prize! YOU could win a prize!" Oprah

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Women's Hisotry Month Comes to the MN Fringe!

Leslie Vincent, Kelsey Cramer and Shannon Troy Jones. Photo by Brooke Nelson
Women's History Month: The Historical Comedybration (with fabulous prizes) will be performing at the 2015 Minnesota Fringe Festival!

March will be coming twice in 2015!

The MNfringe is from July 30th to August 9th.

Women's History Month: The Historical Comedybration (with fabulous prizes) was created by Heather Meyer. This will be the fourth installment of the comedybration. Each March since 2013, Heather produces this show with Leslie Vincent, Kelsey Cramer and Shannon Troy Jones. Each year there are new sketches about important historical women, remounts of crowd favorites and interactive audience games for FABULOUS PRIZES! The show is written by Heather Meyer and the cast with additional writing by Emily Schmidt and Andy Browers. This is the first time the show will be produced outside of March, which is actual Women's History Month, so you can be sure it's going to be something spectacular!

Hope to see you there!

Show Schedule:
Shannon Troy Jones and Heather Meyer Photo by: Brooke Nelson
Saturday August 1st 4:00pm
Sunday August 2nd 8:30pm
Tuesday August 4th 10:00pm
Thursday August 6th 7:00pm
Saturday August 8th 2:30pm

All shows will be at The New Century Theatre, 615 Hennepin Ave in downtown Minneapolis.


Get tickets on the MNFringe website after July 1st here!

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

2015 Comedybration Dates!

It's that time of year again! Women's History Month: The Historical Comedybration (with fabulous prizes) will be returning for the third year at the Bryant Lake Bowl Theater! The show will play two times:

Thursday, March 12th at 7pm (doors at 6pm)

and

Thursday, March 19th at 7pm (doors at 6pm)

Tickets are $10 in advance or with a MNFringe button.
$12 at the door

There will be brand new material with some old favorites! And all new games, so better brush up on your women's history to have your chance at fabulous prizes!

The show will features the talents of Shannon Troy Jones, Leslie Vincent, Heather Meyer, Emily Schmidt and Kelsey Cramer!

Created in 2013 by Heather Meyer, Minneapolis playwright and comedy writer behind the Minnesota Fringe hits: WAITRIX: Dominatrix Waitress, RT+MPLS: The Legend of R.T. Rybak, MERBLADES: Memior of a James Cameron and You're Responsibility for Sex Failure. Heather produces her shows under her production company Black Market Doctor. This is her third time writing and directing Women's History Month: The Historical Comedybration (with fabulous prizes).