Monthly Archives June 2015

Final box office tallies are expected to confirm record-breaking numbers: 40 sold out performances Artists paid more than $107,000 Attendance over 13,500 Two world premieres by Ottawa artists sold out their entire runs. Plus their Metro Best of Fest performances on closing night. Those are I think my boyfriend should have an accent by Emily Pearlman and The… Read More

2015 Closing Night Awards

by Amanda Logan

June 29, 2015

Volunteer of the Year Kirstin Gelevan Steve Sauvé Spirit of the Fringe Award Fraser MacKinnon Emerging Artist Award Presented by the University of Ottawa Tamlynn Bryson (Working Title: Undecided) Outstanding Original Work Tonya Jone Miller (Threads) Outstanding Production The Elephant Girls (Parry Riposte Productions) Outstanding Solo Performance Daniel Tobias (The Orchid and the Crow) Outstanding… Read More

Shortlist: Critics’ Pick

by Amanda Logan

June 24, 2015

On closing night, the 2015 Critics’ Pick will be named—an award presented annually by the Capital Critics’ Circle. This morning the CCC have released their shortlist for the award. The Capital Critics’ Circle are: Iris Winston, Kat Fournier, Barb Gray, Patrick Langston, Jamie Portman, Alvina Ruprecht, Maja Stefanowska, Rajka Stefanowska. Best show Bursting Into Flames by… Read More

Membership Months: THUNK!theatre

by Ottawa Fringe

June 11, 2015

Up next: The Lost and Find at Magnetic North Theatre Festival Recently: Far & Near & Here at undercurrents and The Lost and Find at subDevision by Tony Adams I think I may have gushed a bit, but these guys are just so awesome to hang with. THUNK!Theatre formed after a series of run-ins between Geoff McBride and Karen Balcome… followed… Read More