FringeJR…it’s FringeNYC for the whole family!
These productions are specifically recommended for families and groups with children ages five (5) to twelve (12). $13 FringeJR tickets will be available to the youngsters for all FringeJR shows and may be purchased online by clicking on a performance below or visiting any FringeLOUNGE (cash or credit card), or at the box office where the show is playing 15 minutes prior to curtain (credit card only).
FringeJR tickets will be scanned at the door, and are only valid for use by those patrons 12 years old or younger.
Amelia and her Paper Tigers
Writer: Heddy Lahmann-Rosen and Ilanna Saltzman
Director: Gretchen Van Lente
Amelia Earhart: famed adventurer, mystery-shrouded role model, and banjo player??! Explore Amelia’s legacy and discover the challenges she faced through music, puppetry, circus arts, and an array of unforgettable characters from her life. Good for ages 6 to 106!
55m, Manhattan, NY, Comedy
SUN 8/14 @ NOON; THU 8/18 @ 4:30; SAT 8/20 @ 6; THU 8/25 @ 3:15; FRI 8/26 @ 5:45
Fairy Tale Christmas: The Musical
M. Scott McLean in Association with John Davisi
Writer: M. Scott McLean, Music & Lyrics by M. Scott McLean & Michael McLean
Director: MK Lawson
Choreographer: MK Lawson
Santa Claus has been kidnapped! A band of Fairy Tale Villains plan to make all the Fairy Tale Heroes change the endings of their stories, putting an end to ‘Happily Ever After’ forever!
1hr 30m, Manhattan, NY, Musical / Opera
WED 8/17 @ 2:15; SUN 8/21 @ 1:30; WED 8/24 @ 7; FRI 8/26 @ 2; SAT 8/27 @ NOON
Swashbuckling Sam and the Tale of Blackbeard’s Revenge
Writer: Leonora Bernstein
Director: Kristin Skye Hoffmann and Stephanie C.Cunningham
What would you do if a pirate appeared in your kitchen? Seven-year-old Sam is having a rough time at school when Captain Silver whisks her off to his magical world. Can Sam find stolen pirate treasure – and discover courage, too?
45m, Queens, NY, Comedy
SUN 8/21 @ 3:45; MON 8/22 @ 2; WED 8/24 @ 5:30; FRI 8/26 @ 4:15; SAT 8/27 @ 4
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
Writer: Based on novel by Grace Lin, Adapted by Colleen Britt, Debra Hess and Linda van Kesteren
Director: Colleen Britt and Linda van Kesteren
Choreographer: Colleen Britt and Linda van Kesteren
Join Minli travelling on a fantastical journey from Fruitless Mountain to find good fortune for her family. Meet a talking fish, dragon, magical king, and the Old Man of the Moon. Can one girl alter destiny? What is true fortune?
1hr, New York, NY, Drama
SAT 8/13 @ 4:15; THU 8/18 @ 6:15; SAT 8/20 @ NOON; TUE 8/23 @ 2:30; SAT 8/27 @ 2:15
Fort FringeJR – FREE!
FREE Fort FringeJR events are open to kids of all ages looking for an afternoon of crafts and fun! Come hang out with the characters from your favorite FringeJR shows and enjoy snippets from the shows, all while doing fun art projects!