Monthly Archives June 2012

Happy Father’s Day from the Fringe

by Patrick Gauthier

June 17, 2012

Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads out there. What better way to celebrate than to come out to the Fringe? People were out in droves on Saturday (scouting shows for Dad in advance, no doubt) with Dirk Darrow: NCSSI and ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore both selling out. Big crowds were also seen at… Read More

First Weekend of Fringe

by Patrick Gauthier

June 16, 2012

Finally, those pesky jobs won’t get in the way of your Fringing. It was evident last night that no one had to get up for work today, as crowds were big across the festival.‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore sold out their BYOV for their first performance, and there was a great big crowd (including myself)… Read More

And we’re off…!

by Patrick Gauthier

June 15, 2012

Fringe is here! The 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival began last night to good weather, great crowds, and lots of enthusiasm from artists and audience (I don’t think I’ve seen that many people in the Courtyard on opening night since, well, ever). With 27 performances last night there was lots of buzz (and ticket sales) around… Read More

Looking for Fringe Reviews? Look no further.

by Patrick Gauthier

June 15, 2012

Fringe has officially begun! But with 52 shows, deciding what to see can be tricky. Luckily, I’ve put together a list of where you can find reviews for each and every show in the festival. Fully Fringed For the third year in a row Fully Fringed will be reviewing every show in the festival, and… Read More

Fringe is here!

by Patrick Gauthier

June 14, 2012

Finally! After what seems like 365 days of waiting… the 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival has officially begun! Okay, so maybe you can’t see any shows until 5:00 tonight, but with 12 venues, 52 shows, and over 350 performances, the Ottawa Fringe is Ottawa’s largest theatre festival (and worth waiting a few extra hours for, no?)…. Read More

10 Days of Fringe Previews – Day 11: Breaking Rank!

by Patrick Gauthier

June 14, 2012

Alright, so I couldn’t contain our Fringe previews to just 10 days! The festival opens tonight, and here’s one last sneak peek to get you ready for the next 10 days! BREAKING RANK! Ausable Theatre San Francisco, USA by Howard Petrick 60 mins | Drama, Comedy | R $10 *Petrick delivers…he has you laughing through… Read More