Monthly Archives December 2013

NYE with Paul Hutcheson

by Gregg Clark

December 16, 2013

Paul Hutcheson has often been compared to Jim Carrey, “only not obnoxious” (CBC). Along with burlesque performer Sharon Nowlan, Hutcheson is a creator of the popular and provocative Canuck Cabaret, which has been produced across Canada and the United States. With guest performers Kristian Reimer and Katie Hood, they’ll bring their particular mix of dance/monologue/cabaret/performance to Ottawa for New Years Eve…. Read More

BYOV Applications… coming soon!

by Patrick Gauthier

December 12, 2013

Ever since the results of our 2014 Lottery were announced last week, I have been inundated with requests for information and applications for our 2014 Bring Your Own Venue (BYOV) applications. Here’s what you need to know: BYOV applications will be accepted starting at 10:00 am on Monday, January 13, 2014 (and can be filled… Read More

We’re hiring

by Gregg Clark

December 11, 2013

Through the Ottawa Festivals network and in conjunction with Employment Ontario’s Job Creation Program, the Ottawa Fringe is hiring an administrator on a 26-week contract beginning in January 2014. For more information and to learn if you are eligible for the Job Creation Program, read more at the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities website. Click… Read More

2014 Lottery results

by Gregg Clark

December 4, 2013

WHAT LOTTERY? The Fringe model is unique in that hundreds of artists apply, but zero are selected by any sort of jury or curator. Rather, an impartial lottery decides which theatre companies will perform in the Festival’s official venues. For those to whom the lottery is unkind, or intend to perform a site-specific piece, Bring… Read More