If you’re looking for cutting-edge live arts and experiences this fall, look no further than FringeArts. Its autumn lineup comes on the heels of a record-breaking 2014 Fringe Festival and includes performances at La Peg, the on-site restaurant and beer garden serving as a the cultural center of the Delaware waterfront.
Philly drag amazon Martha Graham Cracker just posted an update on her Facebook page that this Sunday’s “The Martha Graham Cracker Not Very Christmasy Christmas Party” at L’etage will double as a fundraiser for Nick Forte, the 27-year-old man who was severely beaten in the Gayborhood on Nov. 10.
Tonight Quince Productions founder Rich Rubin will present the third annual “A Very Quince Holiday Cabaret” at Tabu, an event to raise funds for the theater group’s 2014 season. Thirteen fab singers will congregate in the sports bar’s upstairs lounge to belt out some traditional holiday tunes, everything, Rubin tells me, from “from ‘Santa Baby’ and ‘River’ … to that old Carpenters favorite ‘Merry Christmas, Darling.'” On the performance roster is Quince alumni Carly Bodnar, Tyler Riley, Michael L. Medvidik and G Philly favorite Sean Thompson.
Today’s Inquirer food section is brimming with… not much. Then again, we get a little punchy when there’s no Rick Nichols article.
Michael Klein has details on Cabaret, Neil Stein’s new venture in the former M space. Our take? It’s not what the Restaurant Yenta would have picked for the spot, but we’ll wait to see if Stein still has the magic touch. Also, lots of info on Manayunk openings.
Then there’s a profile of a supper club. The kind where you get together and prep and freeze meals for the week, not the glamorous kind.
Inquirer Food Section [philly.com]