The Outfit Leads Shakes-Parody Workshop at Fordham University

Posted by on Mar 15, 2013 in Workshops | No Comments

The Outfit was contracted to work with an intimate group of ten undergraduate theater students at Fordham University over Spring Break 2013. The goal of week-long intensive was to empower and support students to create a Shakespeare parody of their own based on the premise of Jester’s Dead. The week culminated in a performance of […]

Jester’s Dead is ‘Critically Acclaimed’

Posted by on Aug 2, 2012 in Press | No Comments

Our original Shakes-parody project Jester’s Dead has been running at The People’s Improv Theater (PIT) all summer, and we’re excited that on August 2, 2012 The New York Times took notice and recommended catching the final show of the season. “This critically acclaimed exercise in action-packed parody has a simple, happy formula: the classic ’80s flick “Top Gun” as it […]

The Outfit Invited to Produce Jester’s Dead at Saratoga Arts Fest

Posted by on Jun 10, 2012 in Events | No Comments

A unique performance of Jester’s Dead was included in Skidmore College’s 6th Annual SaratogaArtsFest on June 9, 2012. SaratogaArtsFest is an organization that promotes the arts and local arts organizations, and which creates, promotes and markets an annual arts festival. ArtsFest’s annual arts festival is a four-day celebration of music, dance, visual art, film/literary art, and theatre. […]

Reviews Call Jester’s Dead Delightful, Terrific

Posted by on Jan 29, 2012 in Press | No Comments

Top Gun and Shakespeare? Thou speak’st aright. Our New York-based ensemble re-imagines the classic Cruise flick in a theatrical parody packed with sword fights, songs and text from every play in Shakespeare’s canon. In this adrenaline-fueled mash-up, we’re going straight to the danger zone. Misfit Media garnered a few mentions in the media about our latest […]