FringeHIGH: Shows that will resonate with young adults.

New ideas, new perspectives, pushing the limits, that’s FringeNYC. FringeHIGH is a group of shows chosen from the regular FringeNYC roster that will resonate with young adults. Tickets can be purchased by clicking the links below.


Happy Theater and sorrows&songs
Writer: Natasha Mirny and Tia Shearer, with music by Alexander Nikitin
Director: Natasha Mirny and Tia Shearer
Choreographer: Natasha Mirny
Two performers walk the tightrope between comedy and pathos in this highly charged piece, inspired by the Antigone story. Featuring original music, clowning, audience interaction and 25 orange traffic cones.
45m   National   Dance / Physical Theatre   FringeHIGH
FringeNYC Flag – Red
FringeHIGH Talkback follows the 
SUN 28 @ 11:45 AM performance.

The Long Rail North
C.A.G.E. Theatre Company
Writer: Michael Hagins
Director: Brock H. Hill
Private Thomas Morgan, a Black Union soldier, escapes via train with a Southern White girl he rescued from a plantation fire of a nearby Civil War battle. He will protect her from both Union and Confederate forces pursuing them…at all costs.
1h 30m   Local   Drama   FringeHIGH
FringeNYC Flag – Silver
FringeHIGH Talkback follows the TUE 23 @ 4:45 performance.

The Shape Of A Girl
New Zenith Theatre
Writer: Joan MacLeod
Director: Ed Wierzbicki, Producer: Cortney Novella, Designer: Ethan Sepa, Music: Doug Sobon
Fifteen year old Braidie knows that bullying is wrong, but her best friend keeps picking on the awkward girl who only wants to belong. This gripping one-woman play examines teen aggression and a girl’s inner struggle with inaction.
1h 5m   Local   Drama   FringeHIGH
FringeNYC Flag – Dark Blue
FringeHIGH Talkback follows the SAT 27 @ NOON  performance.

Theatrical Gems
Writer: Jonathan G Galvez
Director: Kristen Keim
When Skylar, a trans high school student, ends up in the hospital after being attacked during a school dance, their girlfriend, father, and teacher consider the events that led them there
1h 30m   Local   Drama   FringeHIGH
FringeNYC Flag – Dark Blue
FringeHIGH Talkback follows the  SUN 21 @ NOON performance.