Monthly Archives May 2012

We launch tonight!

by Patrick Gauthier

May 31, 2012

With only TWO WEEKS until the festival, the 2012 Ottawa Fringe officially launches tonight! Please join us at Lunenburg Pub and Bar (14 Waller Street) from 6:00-8:00 pm as Executive Producer Natalie Joy Quesnel and the handsome and charming Fringe team announce the shows that will be part of the 2012 Fringe. Be among the… Read More

10 Days of Fringe Previews – Day 1: Lonely Bear

by Patrick Gauthier

May 31, 2012

It’s official: only two weeks until Fringe! To celebrate (as we always do) over the next 10 weekdays we’re going to treat you to 10 previews for shows coming to the 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival. Up first, Ottawa favourites Garkin Productions! LONELY BEAR Garkin Productions Ottawa, Canada by Ray Besharah 60 mins | Drama |… Read More

I know, I know… 10 Days of Fringe Previews aren’t supposed to start until tomorrow. But there are just too many great Fringe previews, I need to squeeze in as many as I can. Here’s number zero of 10 (or more…) 2012 Fringe Previews you’ll see leading up to the festival! SPACE MYSTERY…FROM OUTERSPACE! Dead… Read More

Fringe Focus with Rachel Eugster

by Patrick Gauthier

May 29, 2012

Superstars Rachel Eugster and Kevin Burton (inspired by Ottawa Tonite‘s coverage of the 2011 festival) have put together a series of interviews with Fringe performers and have been kind enough to share them with us (and we’ve been kind enough to share them with you). Watch for them popping up over the next few days… Read More

Fringe Wants You!

by Patrick Gauthier

May 28, 2012

Only 17 days until Fringe – and as we gear up for what promises to be the best 10 days of the year, we’re still looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help make the festival happen. Volunteers are the backbone of the Fringe. Without their support, what we do wouldn’t be possible. Volunteering with the Fringe… Read More

Pre-Fringe Checklist

by Patrick Gauthier

May 23, 2012

How many sleeps until Fringe? If you knew the answer was 22 – without having to do the math – you are in need of some serious pre-Fringe activities (and I’m not judging, I’m right there with you). Lucky for you (and me), we’ve created a handy checklist which has everything you need to do… Read More

One Month to Fringe

by Patrick Gauthier

May 14, 2012

The 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival starts June 14, which means there is only one month (or 4 weeks, or 31 days, or 744 hours) until Fringe! Now, I realize that may be too long for some of you to go without your Fringe fix, so in order to facilitate your habit (I’m a pusher) we’ve… Read More

We’ve Launched!

by Ottawa Fringe

May 3, 2012

Welcome to the 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival website!  Many, many, MANY thanks to everyone at Northern Army for making us look so darn good. This is the soft-launch of the site, so feel free to peruse the pages and let us know if you find any glitches or errors. Emails comments to [email protected] General silliness… Read More