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Judge clears Marigny Opera House for Fringe Festival shows, but questions remain about the facility's future

November 22, 2014, by Will Coviello, Gambit Weekly

The New Orleans Fringe Festival will present shows at the Marigny Opera House Friday evening after Orleans Parish Civil District Court Judge Ethel Julien removed a temporary injunction imposed by the City of New Orleans Wednesday.



NolaDefender, November 2014. 

On Wednesday (11.19,) the New Orleans Fringe Festival opened, featuring performances in 39 venues. However, the program called for performances in 40 venues. The missing theater was the result of an injunction from the City of New Orleans served to the Marigny Opera House... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

Fringe Fest 2014 Back on Track

November 21, 2014. Tyler Wing, News with a Twist, WGNO

6 cool kid-friendly things to do in New Orleans this weekend, Nov. 20-23, November 2014, By David Lee Simmons

Chris Waddington writes: "New Orleans Fringe Festival 2014 gives kids and families plenty of reasons to applaud with its free 'Family Fringe' performances. Magicians, storytellers, puppeteers, tap dancers and other artists will take the stage in seventeen weekend shows, Nov. 22 and Nov. 23, noon to 5 p.m... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

As Fringe Fest rolls on, the Mudlark puppet theater strives to come back, November 21, 2014, by Doug MacCash.

The Mudlark Public Theater, New Orleans avant-garde puppet playhouse operated by Pandora Gastelum, was damaged by fire on Sept. 12 and is undergoing repair... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

comments Permitting snafu closes Marigny Opera House, but Fringe Fest shows go on, November 20, 2014, by Doug MacCash.

A permitting problem closed the Marigny Opera House at 725 St. Ferdinand St. on the eve of... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

Life and times briefs November 21st

The Maroon, November 20, 2014.

The seventh New Orleans Fringe Festival has hit the city... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.




New Orleans Fringe Festival: Nov. 19-23, November 2014, by Carrie.

The New Orleans Fringe Festival, held each November, launches again tonight with a wide and varied selection of theater and performances. Fringe is a worldwide movement that was started in Scotland in 1947 when eight performing groups were excluded from the mainstream... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

Top 5 Dorothy Parker one-liners, courtesy of 'Wit and Wrath' star Claudia Baumgarten, November 17, 2014, by David Lee Simmons. 

One might wonder how the sharp-tongued Dorothy Parker would have thrived in the age of social media; the witty writer crafted zingers that... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

New Orleans Fringe Festival: Top 10 picks for 2014, November 14, 2014, by Chris Waddington.

New Orleans Fringe Festival doesn't offer money-back guarantees with the banquet of 82 theatrical experiments it will present, Nov. 19-23. But the Fringe does make it easy to experiment... CLICK HERE TO READ MORE



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