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Late Night Programming

Presented by Ottawa Fringe.


Photo credit: Andrew Alexander

OPENING NIGHT RECEPTION

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8
8:30pm at Arts Court Studio

Light snacks and refreshments will be served following the festival’s opening night performance of Why Worry About Their Futures? The evening will also include a talk-back with the artists immediately following the performance.


SOIRÉE MUSIQUE FRANCO

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9
10:30pm at Arts Court Studio

Join us for our first ever undercurrents Francophone Night! Following the opening performances of Ça rime avec vinaigre and Léna, join us in the Arts Court Studio for live music by a local French performer.


TRIVIA NIGHT

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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11
10:30pm at Arts Court Studio

We’re bringing you another new (and FREE) Late Night Programming reveal – and this one might get heated.
 
Hailey is an engineer…
Taylor… works here
 
Join these two former high school theatre kids for an evening of fun and fresh TRIVIA! Bring your friends and see how many rounds you can win. Prizes available 👀
How it works:
Three rounds, ten questions
1 winner per round
Teams:
No limit on numbers, just show up with your friends and get ready to put your brains to work!


NEW PLAY TUESDAY

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14
7:00pm at Arts Court Studio

A staged reading of plays-in-progress, offering audiences a first look at new work by Ottawa playwrights. Featuring White Lion, Brown Tiger by Vishesh Abeyratne. Full lineup and information can be found here.


BURLESQUE NIGHT FEATURING FRISQUE FEMMES

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16
10:30pm at Arts Court Studio

undercurrents festival always has a full list of engaging Late Night Programming, and this year is no different!
 
Frisque Femme presents “An Evening of Burlesque”
 
Combining style, glam, humour, and imagination. Brining you entertainment from decades past. Frisque Femme Productions has been putting on high quality burlesque shows at Arts Court for 8 years.
 
If you’ve never been to one, you won’t want to miss it! It will be rich in showmanship, feathers and filled with sparkle.
 
Join us for a night out like no other in the city! Tickets are available at showpass.com/burlesque-night or https://undercurrentsfestival.ca/ancillary/
Tickets are PWYC, but if you purchase a ticket for “WOULD VIRGINIA WOOLF CONTEMPLATE SUICIDE IF SHE WERE FILIPINO?” at 9:00pm, your entry is free!
 
Cast
Alister Sharp
Fenix Caprice
Kitty Kin-Evil
Madeleine Minx
Robyn Ravenous
Sonya Lex
 
Thursday February 16th Arts Court
1030pm
Venue is accessible
19+ event
 
Directed by Kitty Kin-Evil, an indigenous international burlesque performer in her 11th year of entertaining. Headmistress Ottawa Burlesque Academy, director of Frisque Femme Productions and The Rump Revue. Bingo princess for The Original Burlesque Bingo and fabricator of Evil Embellishments. Ottawa’s first performer to be a part of The Burlesque Hall of Fame.


CLOSING NIGHT PARTY


Photo credit: Andrew Alexander

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18
10:00pm at Arts Court Studio

Following the closing performance of Beth-Anne, join us for snacks and special product sampling from festival sponsor, Dominion City.