Monthly Archives June 2012

See you in 2013

by Patrick Gauthier

June 25, 2012

The 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival is over. Thanks to all the artists, audience members, volunteers, and staff who helped make the 2012 festival a success! Festival attendance in 2012 was 12,112, with close to $78,000 going to artists. We had 25 sell out performances this year, compared to 11 in 2011. And as usual, the… Read More

2012 Award Winners Announced

by Patrick Gauthier

June 24, 2012

The 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival is over! But before we closed the Fringe for another year, Executive Producer Natalie Joy Quensel announced the winners of the 2012 Closing Night Awards.  A committee of accomplished professionals and dedicated Fringe patrons from Ottawa’s arts community saw every show in the festival and chose the winners in the… Read More

Last Day to Fringe

by Patrick Gauthier

June 24, 2012

It’s the last day of Fringe! What are we all going to do with ourselves tomorrow? I’ll be sleeping in tomorrow, but today I’ll be at a BEST IN FEST show(though I’m not sure which one yet). Awarded to the top ticket selling show in each of the four regular venues, you can catch an… Read More

Best in Fest

by Patrick Gauthier

June 23, 2012

There may be only two days left to Fringe, but last night Executive Producer Natalie Joy Quensel gave Fringers another chance to get excited by announcing the recipients of  BEST IN FEST. What is BEST IN FEST? The top selling show in each of the four main venues (based on total number of tickets sold… Read More

Best in Fest Winners announced

by Patrick Gauthier

June 22, 2012

Ottawa Fringe Festival Executive Producer Natalie Joy Quesnel announced the BEST IN FEST winners in the Fringe Courtyard tonight during Chats with Cat. The top selling show in each of the four main venues (based on total number of tickets sold over their first four performances) will receive an extra performance on Sunday, June 24… Read More

Last weekend to Fringe

by Patrick Gauthier

June 22, 2012

Happy Friday! Now be honest: how many of you took today, so you could rest up for the final weekend of Fringe? Of course, if you were truly clever you would take Monday off as well. The closing party on Sunday night is going to go late into the night… Despite the threat of rain… Read More

Fringe Round Up – June 22, 2012

by Patrick Gauthier

June 22, 2012

It’s the last weekend of Fringe – time is running out to see everything you’ve been trying to squeeze in all week.  Head over to our Reviews section for a listing festival reviews, or keep reading to see what else the Internet is saying about Fringe… CBC Ottawa continues to archive their Fringe coverage over… Read More