Beginning at 11 p.m. every night of the Festival, the Fringe Bar Series gathers artists, producers, volunteers and audiences at The Underground to toast (or roast) all things Fringe. Join us even if you didn't make it out to shows that night.
Admission: FREE with your Official 2007 Fringe Button ($2 each at any venue)
Fringe Karaoke Wednesday, May 30
Come to hear the best and worst imitations of your favorite Fringe artists, or be a star yourself.
Pike Thursday, May 31
A powerhouse of pop-punk pleasure, Pike’s lo-fi indie assault leaves their legions of fans ready to join the 24/7 Pike Party. Their lyrics cover sharp-witted pop culture references including the Texas Chainsaw Massacre movies, and the band wrote the theme song for the Cincinnati Rollergirls: “Jawbreakers (Love Theme from The Cincinnati Rollergirls).”
Jeremy Aggers Friday, June 1
You might’ve caught Jeremy Aggers, a native of North Carolina, during his time in Cincinnati as a performer with the Cincinnati Shakespeare Festival. He is currently in residence at Actor’s Express in Atlanta, Georgia, where he continues to practice his craft as a singer- songwriter.
The O.yemi Experiment Saturday, June 2
Bandleader and drummer O. yemi and his ever-changing jazz/funk/soul/fusion/blues band light up the stage as our Underground house band. Drawing on classic jazz and blues standards, and original melodies, the band produces a tight, polished jam.
TBA Sunday, June 3
Fringe Acoustic Jam Monday, June 4
Guitarists and the like are invited to this laid-back open-mic night. Bring your instrument or just come to relax into the jam.
TBA Tuesday, June 5
Fringe Karaoke Wednesday, June 6
We had to do it twice, come again to hear the best and worst imitations of your favorite Fringe artists, or be a star yourself.
HI Status Thursday, June 7
A soulful blend of jazz, funk and hip hop. Featured performers singing original R&B with the accompaniment of hometown jazz and blues heroes.
Naked and Shameless Friday, June 8
Acoustic, punky music true to its name—fun-loving and with lyrics that’d make any sailor proud.
FRINGE WRAP-UP PARTY
Saturday, June 9 : 11:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Jackson Street Underground
Know Theatre of Cincinnati
1120 Jackson Street
Celebrate the closing of the 2007 Cincinnati Fringe Festival, Pick O’ The Fringe and the end of the 2007 Fringe Festival. At this time Pick O’ The Fringe awards will be announced. Cash Bar & Lucy Blue Pizza available. Admission is FREE with your Official 2007 Fringe Button.
Featuring: The O.yemi Experiment: Everyone comes back to hear the tight, polished jams produced by Know Theatre's resident band’s soulful blend of jazz and funk.