Monthly Archives June 2013

Tweet a Review, Win a Pizza Winners – June 27

by Patrick Gauthier

June 27, 2013

Congratulations to the following Fringers, all of whom tweeted reviews and through a very detailed, rigorous, and well thought our process (read: randomly selected) have each won a pizza, courtesy of ZaZaZa Pizza. How can you win a pizza?  It’s as easy as tweeting… #mysecondsmile… All I did was smile.. And laugh… And cry. Beautiful performance. #ottfringe… Read More

Fringe Lookahead: Thursday, June 27

by Patrick Gauthier

June 27, 2013

Big day at the Fringe! We’ve got readings of bad books, a free concert, and lots and lots of shows on tonight as well. No time for small talk, let’s get right to it… WHAT’S HOT More sellouts last night from The Bureau of Bat Shit Crazy, We Glow, The Bike Trip, and Sappho…in 9… Read More

Tweet a Review, Win a Pizza Winners – June 26

by Patrick Gauthier

June 26, 2013

Another day, another serving of pizza winners. Congratulations to the following Fringers, all of whom tweeted reviews and through a very detailed, rigorous, and well thought our process (read: randomly selected) have each won a pizza, courtesy of ZaZaZa Pizza. How can you win a pizza?  It’s as easy as tweeting… I really liked 85% of The… Read More

Fringe Lookahead: Wednesday, June 26

by Patrick Gauthier

June 26, 2013

Happy Humpday! Only five days left to Fringe – if you’ve been putting off seeing that show or buying that pass you might want to get on that quick. Some shows have only two performances left, and we are quickly running out of 5 and 10-show passes (by the time you read this, all the… Read More

Quick Hits: Martin Dockery

by Patrick Gauthier

June 25, 2013

Martin Dockery made his first Ottawa Fringe appearance in 2012 with Wanderlust (which won Best of Fest). He’s back this year with TWO shows: The Pit and The Bike Trip. We caught up with him in his BYOV  for a chat about drugs, the Fringe, and Bolivia.

Tweet a Review, Win a Pizza Winners – June 25

by Patrick Gauthier

June 25, 2013

The reviews keep coming! Congratulations to the following Fringers, all of whom tweeted reviews and through a very detailed, rigorous, and well thought our process (read: randomly selected) have each won a pizza, courtesy of ZaZaZa Pizza. How can you win a pizza?  It’s as easy as tweeting… Barely Even There: Made me cry like a baby…. Read More

Fringe Lookahead: Tuesday, June 25

by Patrick Gauthier

June 25, 2013

How about that heat? I’m speaking, of course, not about the temperature (our venues are air conditioned, lucky for all of us. I was actually a bit chilly in the Arts Court Library last night) but about the record breaking weekend at the Fringe. More than 5000 people attended the Fringe on opening weekend, making… Read More

Where to find reviews

by Gregg Clark

June 24, 2013

Opening weekend of the 2013 has been a stellar few days! The Festival set new records as just about 5,000 attended the Fringe – including 12 sold-out performances. And yeah, some critics got in there too. Here’s where to find reviews: Ottawa Citizen Capital Critics’ Circle Fully Fringed New Ottawa Critics Charlebois Post Ottawa Tonite… Read More

Tweet a Review, Win a Pizza Winners – June 24

by Patrick Gauthier

June 24, 2013

If Tweets = pizza and pizza = lunch, does that mean tweets = lunch? Some food for thought (see what I did there?) as we announce yesterday’s contest winners! Congratulations to the following Fringers, all of whom tweeted reviews and through a very detailed, rigorous, and well thought our process (read: randomly selected) have each… Read More