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The Milwaukee Fringe Festival announces the lineup for music and performing arts

This Aug 27 and 28,  Milwaukee will host its inaugural Fringe Festival.  Taking place throughout downtown Milwaukee, the festival will showcase a diverse collection of Milwaukee artists from actors to painter to playwrights to musicians.

Milwaukee Fringe Festival has secured a partnership with The Marcus Center for the Performing arts, which will allow the festival to host top-notch production shows in various venues. Venues will include Pere Marquette Park, Milwaukee RiverWalk, Todd Wehr Theater, and others.

The Fringe Festival has announced the lineup for their music and performing arts program. All the music shows will be held at Gazebo Music Stage in Pere Marquette Park and will be free and open to the public.

Check out the lineup below.


Music Lineup

Saturday, Aug. 27

1 p.m. – Rocket Paloma
2 p.m. – Luxi
3 p.m. – Zhivago
4 p.m. – Mark Waldoch
5 p.m. – The Demix
6 p.m. – Oh My Love (from Madison)
7 p.m. – Zed Kenzo
8 p.m. – Foreign Goods featuring Abby Jeanne (Rebel Love)
9 p.m. – Tigernite

Sunday, Aug. 28

1 p.m. – Seasaw (from Madison)
2 p.m. – Ruth B8r Ginsburg
3 p.m. – Lady Cannon
4 p.m. – Estates
5 p.m. – Piles
6 p.m. – Ugly Brothers
7 p.m. – Platinum Boys
8 p.m. – Light Music
9 p.m. – Milo

Performing Arts Lineup

Todd Wehr- Saturday, August 27

12pm- Wisconsin Hybrid Theatre //// 12:45pm Chad Matuszak-Piechocki- Saint Valentine II: An Etymology of Love

2pm- Distance Dance- Cosmos + Sparkles //// 2:45pm Warped Dance Company

4pm- The Lucchesi Group -Two Rivers: A Family Drama

5:30pm- Bronzeville Arts Ensemble

7:00pm- C.S. Dance Collective- Unspoken//// Maria Gillespie-Oni Dance, The Delicate Scrutiny of Invisible Narratives

8:30pm- Quasimondo Physical Theatre- The Nautical Tragedy of Dick III

Todd Wehr- Sunday, August 28

12pm- KACM Theatrical Productions- The Darfstellar

1:30pm- Kelsey Lee- Fruits of Paradox//// Dawn Springer Dance Projects//// SueMo: A Dance Experience- Exist

3:30pm- Thom Cauley//// Kathryn Cesarz- Emily

6pm- Cadance Collective//// Hyperlocal

7:30pm- Theatre Gigante- Then and Now and Then

9pm- Angry Young Men- Full Frontal Puppetry

Vogel Hall – Saturday, August 27

12pm- Moved to Be////Draves Dance Collective- Finding the Light //// Parallel and Fusion Dance Collective

2pm- Language Liberation Front Players- The Last Remake of King Kong /// Red Light Collaborative- Medea

4pm- BOINK! Dance and Film- Overflow //// TWIN TALK| Gina Laurenzi Dance Project

6:30pm- Cooperative Performance Milwaukee- ITopia

8pm- Tontine Ensemble ///// Nineteen Thirteen

Vogel Hall – Sunday, August 28

12pm- Imaginez- Take Flight: An Adventure in Cirque

2pm- Renaissance Theatre- Lucky Numbers//// Project Non-Violence

4pm- Catey Ott Dance Collective- Celestial Wisdom on Earth

5:45pm-All In Productions- Wild Party //// Janus Theatre- Here Lies a Manic Pixie Dream Girl

8pm- LakeArts Project- Imagery and Words //// Radermacher Dance Company- Nan

Peck Pavilion – Sunday Only
Feast of Crispian
Lights! Camera! Soul!
Summit Players Theatre
dieforArt Productions

Roving Artists
Peter J Woods
KJ Prodigy
Alice Wilson
Anja Sieger
Circle Arts

Learn more about the Milwaukee Fringe Festival here.

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