Countdown to Rogue Festival 2018!!

Unique and fearless performance unlike any other in Fresno!

Shows run March 1 – March 10, 2018 in venues throughout Fresno’s Tower District.

News and Updates

2018 Events

Rogue 2018 Teaser Show

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm The Tower Theater, 815 E Olive Ave

House opens at 6:30 p.m. Show begins at 7 p.m. at the historical Tower Theatre! Tickets just $10, a great deal to preview so many fantastic Rogue shows and to find out what you’re gonna see. The Teaser is your one-stop shop to kick off your Festival experience: get your wristband and program, buy the excellent Muse tee and a

Aim for the Heart

March 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm The Revue, 620 E Olive Ave

Rutherford’s tale of unconditional love inspires audiences with an honest portrayal of damage, PTSD, and the painful road one navigates in search of healing. Charming, surprisingly funny, masterful storytelling.” —Vue Magazine

BikeFace

March 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Dianna’s Studio of Dance, 816 N Fulton St.

A two-wheeled adventure of Canadian proportions! “Bike Face” spins strange-but-true stories from a cross-country ride: graveyard groundskeepers, wild west proprietors, and wanderers with secrets only fit for strangers.

State Your Name for the Record

March 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm ViSTA Theater, 1296 N Wishon Ave

Mrs. Conway trains her court reporting students by re-enacting the roles of prosecutor, witness, judge, and defense attorney in a murder trial where more than the defendant’s life is at stake….

Blood Harmony

March 2 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Veni Vidi Vici, 1116 N Fulton St

The Murray Girls blend their voices in Blood Harmony: singing cheerfully macabre murder ballads, traditional tunes, Celtic songs, & pop. Wistful stories set to heart-breakingly beautiful melodies.

Fresno Writers Live

March 2 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Spectrum Art Gallery, 608 E Olive Ave

Hear #FresnoWriters from Fresno State’s Master of Fine Arts program, including voices from the San Joaquin Literary Association, Chicano Writers and Artists Association, and Fresno Women’s Reading Series

Hi. (Entering Burned Area)

March 2 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Fulton Street Art, 1118 N Fulton St.

One clown.  One world.  Mysterious mysteries.  Join Rodeo Debbie as she renders a tragicomic love letter to human struggle with footnotes on marshmallows, volcanoes, and philosophical fire.  For old souls only. ‘Profound’ (The Scotsman).

Fringe Factor:Season 3

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dianna’s Studio of Dance, 816 N Fulton St.

The wildest game show you’ve ever seen returns! Your favorite Rogue artists, raucous guest musicians & a host just doing his best to hold it all together. The prize is their dignity and your approval.

Magic of Elder Returns

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 7:50 pm ViSTA Theater, 1296 N Wishon Ave

The Magic of Elder is back and will be bringing it all out to the main stage for the first time! This year Kyle is not alone and he will be debuting new and never before seen magic in the Fresno Rogue Festival. Join Kyle and his special guest as they put a new spin on some of the Magic of Elder classics!

Walking while Black in Moscow

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 7:55 pm The Revue, 620 E Olive Ave

Les Kurkendaal has gone to Moscow and this is a whole new world for him . Come and see him navigate his way through this brand new world

Figmentally Yours

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm California Arts Academy, 1401 N Wishon Ave

“Gut-bustingly funny!” A curious writer’s surreal imagination overtakes reality. Brought to life through HILARIOUS theatrical CIRCUS: MAGIC, unexpected PUPPETRY, artistic JUGGLING, and acrobatic DANCE

Babe in the HollyWood

March 2 @ 7:15 pm - 7:45 pm Fulton Street Art, 1118 N Fulton St.

When Toni moves to Hollywood the first thing she must do is get a job. Somehow she winds up at a Beverly Hills salon catering to rockers and emerges with a “do” looking like she fronts a Heavy Metal group. Who’s going to hire her looking like this?!

Mad for Trad

March 2 @ 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm Spectrum Art Gallery, 608 E Olive Ave

Lark plays music inspired from the Celtic
traditions with fiddles, flute, guitar, uilleann pipes,
and voice, with modern arrangements.

Original Jazz & Blues

March 2 @ 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm Veni Vidi Vici, 1116 N Fulton St

As performers in the Rogue Festival since 2004, we would enjoy playing our original jazz and blues for you!!!

“Sinatra & Sax”

March 2 @ 8:30 pm - 9:15 pm Veni Vidi Vici, 1116 N Fulton St

Robert Hofman, Jr. performs vocals of Sinatra’s signature hit tunes and renditions of smooth alto sax sounds in the style of Paul Desmond and Johnny Hodges.

Bring It On Down to My House

March 2 @ 8:30 pm - 9:15 pm Spectrum Art Gallery, 608 E Olive Ave

Two for the Road, Donn Beedle and Karana Hattersley-Drayton, perform Celtic and American roots music from Irish fiddle tunes to western swing and bluegrass favorites. Grab your Guinness and cowboy up!

Naked Zombie

March 2 @ 8:30 pm - 9:15 pm Dianna’s Studio of Dance, 816 N Fulton St.

Naked Zombie A humorous romp into nude modeling, water ballet, and divine intervention ! Rated R for brief nudity, very brief.

Neighborhood Watch

March 2 @ 8:30 pm - 9:20 pm The Revue, 620 E Olive Ave

A comedy about what goes on in the neighborhood and who’s watching. “Lisa Pedace is a one woman force in the hilarious Neighborhood Watch.”–Edge Media Network “A laugh-a-minute comedy.”–The San Diego Union Tribune

Suite 121

March 2 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm ViSTA Theater, 1296 N Wishon Ave

Ally and Fin, siblings in Dublin, encounter a mystical white horse, and the beast fills their lives with happiness…and trouble. A spellbinding tale unfolds as they discover love, loss, and bravery.

What’s the Weirdest Thing That’s Ever Happened to You?

March 2 @ 8:30 pm - 9:15 pm Fulton Street Art, 1118 N Fulton St.

Classical music meets folk. Spoken word, written word, music, and stories combine with the forces of youth and wisdom for a humorous show based on a simple question asked at work. And ukuleles!

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