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The very first Five Minute Follies will be this Saturday, May 1st, 2010 in Philadelphia

The debut of the Five Minute Follies is approaching fast. Come on out this Saturday, May 1st, to the Rotunda, 4014 Walnut Street in Philadelphia, PA, to see a show unlike any other. In the true spirit of variety, we’ve got a little bit of everything, and something for everyone. Check out all the details below. See ya there!

Five Minute Follies

SATURDAY, MAY 1, 2010

Crazy Man Crazy hosts a Variety Show Extravaganza!

THE FIVE MINUTE FOLLIES
a fast-paced tribute to the golden age of variety
NO ACT LONGER THAN 5 MINUTES!

Scheduled acts include:

Belly Dancer Fatima Bassmah

Eng & Friends Dance Company

Jazz Singer Peter Redmond

The Ducks (Twisted Folk)

The Gentle Cycle (a new one-act play)

Jess, Rob, and Will (Sketch Comedy)

Nebulous Intent presents “Dick Noir! and the Golden Snatch” (a 2-part radio play)

Steve Lippe – “A Few Jokes From Steve” (A Lecture)

Singer Songwriter Rasan Allbritton

White Elephant Burlesque Society

and more!

@The Rotunda
4014 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Click here for directions to the Rotunda

Doors 7pm
Show 8pm
$5 suggested donation (no one will be turned away for lack of funds)

PLEASE NOTE: SOME MATERIAL MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR ALL AUDIENCES

Email michaelsubvert@msn.com

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The Five Minute Follies is seeking variety acts of all kinds

Do you sing? Do you dance? Do you shove weasels down your pants?

The Five Minute Follies is seeking variety acts of all kinds for a fast-paced, live onstage variety show. Singers, dancers, jugglers, clowns, comedians, contortionists, magicians, and especially hard-to-classify acts are more than welcome.

PERFORMANCE DATE: Saturday, May 1st, 2010 at the Rotunda, 4014 Walnut Street in Philadelphia, PA.

Your act must be no longer than 5 minutes and it must be entertaining (funny, dramatic, touching, surprising, whatever). You must be able to get on and offstage quickly, no longer than 1 minute setup and 1 minute breakdown. No bands, but solo artists welcome with own accompaniment (live or CD with backing tracks). Electric piano provided but you must supply accompanist.

Feel free to send links to audio or video. Email michaelsubvert@msn.com.

No pay. No pyrotechnics, no nudity, no animal acts.

Come and act out with us!

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