The 2016 First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival runs Thursday, September 15, through Saturday, September 24, and City Newspaper will be out EVERY NIGHT of the festival covering multiple shows. Check in first thing each morning for photos and reviews of the previous night's entertainment, listed below by date.
• Leah Stacy reviews 'The Kiss'
Friday, September 16
• Rebecca reviews 'Confessions of a Prairie B;+@h,' and Patton Oswalt
Saturday, September 17
• Rebecca reviews 'The A-is-for-Abortion Play,' and 'Underground Episodes'
Sunday, September 18
• Rebecca reviews 'Next Fall,' 'Commotion Dance Theatre,' and 'No More Words'
Monday, September 19
• Leah reviews 'A Blue Sky Like No Other' and The 24-Hour Plays
Tuesday, September 20
• Rebecca reviews "Seven Windows"
Wednesday, September 21
• Extra shots: TriviaCITY and 'Dracula'
Thursday, September 22
• Extra shots: "Xeno 911" and "Grrrl Gang"
Friday, September 23
• Rebecca reviews 'Savage Sanctuary' and 'Guerrilla Art'
Saturday, September 24
With more than 500 performances taking place Thursday, September 15, through Saturday, September 24, there's a lot to take in. We'll help you get started.
Comedian Patton Oswalt discusses philosophy, comedy, and how stand-up will always be his mainstay