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Trolls! Trolls! Trolls!

Presented by Cincinnati Fringe Festival and Know Theatre of Cincinnati at 1316 Main Street, Cincinnati OH

Jun 03 - 11 2023
Trolls! Trolls! Trolls!

There’s a TROLL in my suitcase!

Trolls! Trolls! Trolls!
Cincinnati, OH

There’s a TROLL in my suitcase!

The last thing that you would expect to find in your suitcase is a troll. Using puppets and folk tales from around the world, Silas G. Thistlewig shows a downhearted young troll that there is more to life than living under bridges…or in suitcases.

Category: Solo Performance, Play

Tags: Puppets, Folk Tales, Family Friendly

Rating: All Ages

Venue: 1316 Main St

Please note there is no late seating for this production.

Based on current infection rates and active cases, Cincy Fringe plans to make masking encouraged, but optional in performance spaces for audiences for the 2023 Festival.

Artist Bio
Local puppeteer and founder of Autumn Kaleidoscope, Sean P. Mette, returns to the Cincinnati Fringe Festival stage with an all-new puppet show, “Trolls! Trolls! Trolls!” Since forming in 2016, this will be Autumn Kaleidoscope’s eighth appearance at the Cincinnati Fringe Festival and it’s second full length puppet show. Sean’s previous puppet show, “Unintentional Significance” won top awards at the Pittsburgh Fringe Festival and was selected as the 2022 Young-Howze Theatre Journal’s Show of the Year.
Past Fringe Credits
(2022) Cincy Fringe Festival, “Banned from Heaven, Barred from Hell”
(2022) Pittsburgh Fringe Festival, “Unintentional Significance”
(2021) Rochester Fringe Festival, “Unintentional Significance”
(2021) Cincy Fringe Festival, “Unintentional Significance”
(2020) Cincy Fringe Festival, “The Bassoonist”
(2019) Cincy Fringe Festival, “Martha”
(2018) Cincy Fringe Festival, “The Haunting of William Howard Taft”
(2017) Cincy Fringe Festival, “My Darling Dilophosaurus”
(2016) Cincy Fringe Festival, “Furlesque”


This production is Pay-What-You-Wish. You will have an opportunity to pay the artist directly at the performance.

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Due to the small nature of our venues and the tight schedule of more than 175 performances in just 2 weeks, there is No Late Seating to any Fringe Festival Event.Tickets are available in advance at

Tickets may also be available at your event's venue, 30 minutes before your performance, subject to availability.We highly recommend advance purchases when you can!

Late Seating Policy
Venue houses open 15 minutes prior to showtime for all performances. Please arrive for your performances before your show's start time. WE CANNOT ADMIT LATECOMERS TO ANY FRINGE PERFORMANCE. Avoid disappointment and arrive early for your shows.

Did you know?
50% of the value of every ticket you purchase for the Cincy Fringe goes directly to the artist who created that show! The Fringe Festival exists to foster the creation of new works. Thank you for supporting independent artists with every ticket you buy!

Contact: (513) 300-5669

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  • Jun 10, 2023 at 12:30 pm - 01:30 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 11, 2023 at 02:30 pm - 03:30 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


1316 Main Street

1316 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

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