BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//FringeArts - ECPv5.16.4//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:FringeArts X-ORIGINAL-URL:https://fringearts.com X-WR-CALDESC:Events for FringeArts REFRESH-INTERVAL;VALUE=DURATION:PT1H X-Robots-Tag:noindex X-PUBLISHED-TTL:PT1H BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20230312T070000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20231105T060000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20230601T180000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20230601T210000 DTSTAMP:20230530T134915 CREATED:20230426T182144Z LAST-MODIFIED:20230523T164613Z UID:69227-1685642400-1685653200@fringearts.com SUMMARY:Canceled–Join the Circus: A Fringe Benefit DESCRIPTION:This event has been canceled. \nEver dream of joining the circus? Walk the tightrope\, learn to juggle\, test out aerial acrobatics\, and learn tricks of the trade from the pros! This interactive\, adults-only fundraising event features carnival-inspired bites provided by Fringe Bar\, desserts from local favorites including Algorithm\, Little Susie’s Coffee & Pie\, and Federal Donuts\, as well as an open bar. Guests will enjoy performances and demonstrations by the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts. $100 VIP tickets are available for a pre-event hour from 6-7pm and $75 general admission tickets for 7–9pm. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Pricing\n$100 ticket for 6–7pm entry\n$75 for 7–9pm entry \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n About The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts\n \n \n \n The Philadelphia School for Circus Arts is the Mid-Atlantic region’s headquarters for circus education. Seasoned faculty lead a curriculum featuring aerials (static trapeze\, sling\, aerial silks and lyra)\, juggling\, unicycling\, tightwire\, tumbling\, acrobatics\, and physical conditioning.  In addition to ongoing classes\, PSCA also offers introductory workshops\, birthday parties\, rental space\, summer camp\, and performances by students and professionals throughout the year.  Students of all ages\, all body types\, and all levels of ability are welcome at the circus school. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Related Event\n \n \n \n Events: All EventsAll Events: There are no resultsTest FlightsCurated by Ben GrinbergFriday\, June 2More2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Be Part of the Story\nHelp FringeArts present world-class\, contemporary performing arts that challenge convention and inspire new ways of thinking. \n \n Join + Support URL:https://fringearts.com/event/2023-hand-to-hand-join-the-circus/ LOCATION:FringeArts\, 140 N Columbus Blvd\, Philadelphia\, PA CATEGORIES:2023,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,Hand to Hand ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://fringearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Join-the-Circus-Email-Banner.jpg GEO:39.9533027;-75.140385 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=FringeArts 140 N Columbus Blvd Philadelphia PA;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=140 N Columbus Blvd:geo:-75.140385,39.9533027 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20230602T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20230602T200000 DTSTAMP:20230530T134916 CREATED:20230426T182834Z LAST-MODIFIED:20230426T185729Z UID:69234-1685732400-1685736000@fringearts.com SUMMARY:Test Flights DESCRIPTION:Philadelphia’s professional circus artists showcase their works-in-progress. Celebrating risk-taking\, artistic cross-pollination\, and new sources of inspiration\, Test Flights features Philadelphia’s emerging and established circus artists showcasing their latest projects\, pushing the limits of their bodies\, and offering an inside look at the future of contemporary circus.  \nBefore each performance\, host/curator Ben Grinberg will briefly interview each artist\, asking them about their artistic background and the genesis of the piece they are presenting. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Pricing\nFree with RSVP \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Related Event\n \n \n \n Events: All EventsAll Events: There are no resultsCanceled–Join the Circus: A Fringe BenefitWith the Philadelphia School of Circus ArtsThursday\, June 1More2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Be Part of the Story\nHelp FringeArts present world-class\, contemporary performing arts that challenge convention and inspire new ways of thinking. \n \n Join + Support URL:https://fringearts.com/event/2023-hand-to-hand-test-flights/ LOCATION:FringeArts\, 140 N Columbus Blvd\, Philadelphia\, PA CATEGORIES:2023,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,Hand to Hand ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://fringearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/H2H-Web-Banner-Homepage-scaled.jpg GEO:39.9533027;-75.140385 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=FringeArts 140 N Columbus Blvd Philadelphia PA;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=140 N Columbus Blvd:geo:-75.140385,39.9533027 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20230603T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20230603T150000 DTSTAMP:20230530T134916 CREATED:20230426T182940Z LAST-MODIFIED:20230511T203318Z UID:69257-1685790000-1685804400@fringearts.com SUMMARY:Circus Midway DESCRIPTION:Learn the art of the circus at this day of free outdoor workshops for circus fans of all ages and abilities! Teachers and performers from the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts give attendees a chance to learn basic aerial acrobatics\, juggling\, plate spinning\, and tight wire\, with additional offerings for younger children including scarf-tossing and balance challenges. Circus Midway will also feature short circus performances throughout the day. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Pricing\nFree with RSVP \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n About The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts\n \n \n \n The Philadelphia School for Circus Arts is the Mid-Atlantic region’s headquarters for circus education. Seasoned faculty lead a curriculum featuring aerials (static trapeze\, sling\, aerial silks and lyra)\, juggling\, unicycling\, tightwire\, tumbling\, acrobatics\, and physical conditioning.  In addition to ongoing classes\, PSCA also offers introductory workshops\, birthday parties\, rental space\, summer camp\, and performances by students and professionals throughout the year.  Students of all ages\, all body types\, and all levels of ability are welcome at the circus school. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Related Event\n \n \n \n Events: All EventsAll Events: There are no resultsTest FlightsCurated by Ben GrinbergFriday\, June 2More2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Be Part of the Story\nHelp FringeArts present world-class\, contemporary performing arts that challenge convention and inspire new ways of thinking. \n \n Join + Support URL:https://fringearts.com/event/2023-hand-to-hand-circus-midway/ LOCATION:FringeArts Haas Biergarten\, 140 N Columbus Blvd\, Philadelphia\, PA\, 19106\, United States CATEGORIES:2023,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,Hand to Hand ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://fringearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/H2H-Web-Banner-Homepage-scaled.jpg GEO:39.9532845;-75.1404531 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=FringeArts Haas Biergarten 140 N Columbus Blvd Philadelphia PA 19106 United States;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=140 N Columbus Blvd:geo:-75.1404531,39.9532845 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20230603T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20230603T203000 DTSTAMP:20230530T134916 CREATED:20230426T183035Z LAST-MODIFIED:20230526T155522Z UID:69239-1685818800-1685824200@fringearts.com SUMMARY:WHAT IF? DESCRIPTION:What if today is the last day before it all disappears? \nThe day before you leave me\, the last moment I can tell you how much it has all meant to me…  \nThere are times when time feels infinite and there are times when we know something is ending. \nHow do we maneuver our expectations\, our desires\, our hopes in the impermanence of life and the promise of death? \nHow do we survive the mundane when what we feel is an explosion of rage and fear and starvation for more? \nWhat happens when suddenly you realize\, what if today is my last day? What will I do? What will I say? \nThis show explores human relationships in the midst of an emergency using circus as an expression of our ultimate desires\, our deepest secrets and our complicated feelings. Meeting a young group of friends\, sharing a common home and trying to make the best of the time they have left… will they have time to say it all? Will they have time for a last song? A last kiss? A last “I’m sorry?” \nWHAT IF? is a celebration of our humanity and our ability to feel powerful and powerless all at once. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Pricing\n$20 general\n$15 students/25-and-under\n$2 FringeACCESS\nMember discounts available \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n About Circadium\n \n \n \n Circadium is the first higher-education program for circus in the United States.  Operating since 2017 in West Mt. Airy\, the school has so far granted 21 Diplomas of Circus Arts to students from all over the country.  As a 501(c)3 organization\, Circadium is committed to the growth and development of contemporary circus\, while building sustainable careers for emerging circus artists. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n About the Artists\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Emmanuelle Delpech: Artistc Director\n \n \n \n Emmanuelle Delpech is a theater artist: actor\, director and teacher. In France\, Emmanuelle was classically trained at the Ecole Supérieure d’Art Dramatique de la Ville de Paris and then studied physical theater at l’Ecole Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq.  She went back to school in Philadelphia and earned an MFA from Temple University in Directing. In 2021\, Emmanuelle graduated once more from the Jacques Lecoq school\, earning her 3rd pedagogical year\, which makes her a certified Lecoq teacher. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Catherine Doveland\n \n \n \n Swinging on monkey bars wasn’t enough of a challenge for Catherine\, so she decided to try flying on a trapeze instead. She took her first trapeze class in 2006 at Circus Juventas\, and will be flying high long after graduation from Circadium. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Bliss Button-Hale\n \n \n \n Bliss Button-Hale is a multi-disciplinary artist from Tennessee. She focuses on physical storytelling and quilted soundscapes\, which tend to include her original spoken word pieces. She’s deeply passionate about filmmaking\, writing\, activism\, and her Southern roots. Bliss’ future plans include creative directing for both screen and stage\, and continually finding meaningful ways to weave her own experiences with the experiences of others\, to produce work that can connect with audiences to create positive social change. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Anthony Spatola\n \n \n \n Anthony Spatola is a multi-disciplinary circus artist from Arizona. His main disciplines are Chinese pole and partner acrobatics. After mastering the ability to flip on just about any floor\, Anthony has started to explore over the last two years\, just what else he was capable of flipping off of. After some trial and error he’s found Chinese pole and partner acrobatics as two viable options. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Related Event\n \n \n \n Events: All EventsAll Events: There are no resultsWHAT IF?Circadium School of Contemporary CircusJune 3 at 7:00pm + June 4 at 3pmMore2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Be Part of the Story\nHelp FringeArts present world-class\, contemporary performing arts that challenge convention and inspire new ways of thinking. \n \n Join + Support URL:https://fringearts.com/event/2023-hand-to-hand-what-if/2023-06-03/ LOCATION:FringeArts\, 140 N Columbus Blvd\, Philadelphia\, PA CATEGORIES:2023,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,Hand to Hand ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://fringearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/H2H-Web-Banner-Homepage-scaled.jpg GEO:39.9533027;-75.140385 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=FringeArts 140 N Columbus Blvd Philadelphia PA;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=140 N Columbus Blvd:geo:-75.140385,39.9533027 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20230604T150000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20230604T163000 DTSTAMP:20230530T134916 CREATED:20230426T183035Z LAST-MODIFIED:20230526T155522Z UID:69244-1685890800-1685896200@fringearts.com SUMMARY:WHAT IF? DESCRIPTION:What if today is the last day before it all disappears? \nThe day before you leave me\, the last moment I can tell you how much it has all meant to me…  \nThere are times when time feels infinite and there are times when we know something is ending. \nHow do we maneuver our expectations\, our desires\, our hopes in the impermanence of life and the promise of death? \nHow do we survive the mundane when what we feel is an explosion of rage and fear and starvation for more? \nWhat happens when suddenly you realize\, what if today is my last day? What will I do? What will I say? \nThis show explores human relationships in the midst of an emergency using circus as an expression of our ultimate desires\, our deepest secrets and our complicated feelings. Meeting a young group of friends\, sharing a common home and trying to make the best of the time they have left… will they have time to say it all? Will they have time for a last song? A last kiss? A last “I’m sorry?” \nWHAT IF? is a celebration of our humanity and our ability to feel powerful and powerless all at once. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Pricing\n$20 general\n$15 students/25-and-under\n$2 FringeACCESS\nMember discounts available \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n About Circadium\n \n \n \n Circadium is the first higher-education program for circus in the United States.  Operating since 2017 in West Mt. Airy\, the school has so far granted 21 Diplomas of Circus Arts to students from all over the country.  As a 501(c)3 organization\, Circadium is committed to the growth and development of contemporary circus\, while building sustainable careers for emerging circus artists. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n About the Artists\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Emmanuelle Delpech: Artistc Director\n \n \n \n Emmanuelle Delpech is a theater artist: actor\, director and teacher. In France\, Emmanuelle was classically trained at the Ecole Supérieure d’Art Dramatique de la Ville de Paris and then studied physical theater at l’Ecole Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq.  She went back to school in Philadelphia and earned an MFA from Temple University in Directing. In 2021\, Emmanuelle graduated once more from the Jacques Lecoq school\, earning her 3rd pedagogical year\, which makes her a certified Lecoq teacher. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Catherine Doveland\n \n \n \n Swinging on monkey bars wasn’t enough of a challenge for Catherine\, so she decided to try flying on a trapeze instead. She took her first trapeze class in 2006 at Circus Juventas\, and will be flying high long after graduation from Circadium. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Bliss Button-Hale\n \n \n \n Bliss Button-Hale is a multi-disciplinary artist from Tennessee. She focuses on physical storytelling and quilted soundscapes\, which tend to include her original spoken word pieces. She’s deeply passionate about filmmaking\, writing\, activism\, and her Southern roots. Bliss’ future plans include creative directing for both screen and stage\, and continually finding meaningful ways to weave her own experiences with the experiences of others\, to produce work that can connect with audiences to create positive social change. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Anthony Spatola\n \n \n \n Anthony Spatola is a multi-disciplinary circus artist from Arizona. His main disciplines are Chinese pole and partner acrobatics. After mastering the ability to flip on just about any floor\, Anthony has started to explore over the last two years\, just what else he was capable of flipping off of. After some trial and error he’s found Chinese pole and partner acrobatics as two viable options. \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Related Event\n \n \n \n Events: All EventsAll Events: There are no resultsWHAT IF?Circadium School of Contemporary CircusJune 3 at 7:00pm + June 4 at 3pmMore2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Be Part of the Story\nHelp FringeArts present world-class\, contemporary performing arts that challenge convention and inspire new ways of thinking. \n \n Join + Support URL:https://fringearts.com/event/2023-hand-to-hand-what-if/2023-06-04/ LOCATION:FringeArts\, 140 N Columbus Blvd\, Philadelphia\, PA CATEGORIES:2023,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,2023 Hand to Hand Circus Festival,Hand to Hand ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://fringearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/H2H-Web-Banner-Homepage-scaled.jpg GEO:39.9533027;-75.140385 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=FringeArts 140 N Columbus Blvd Philadelphia PA;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=140 N Columbus Blvd:geo:-75.140385,39.9533027 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR