Posts By Ottawa Fringe

Deadline for Nominations: Ongoing until January 14, 2022  Positions Available: Member at Large  The Ottawa Fringe Festival is seeking nominations to our volunteer board of directors. We are looking for a diverse set of board members, to provide different ideas and perspectives as our mandate and operations continue to grow.  As the highest leadership body… Read More

Giving Tuesday

by Ottawa Fringe

November 30, 2021

We are so, so close to the return of in-person theatre and theatre festivals… Things are happening at the Ottawa Fringe! This Friday is our first Lottery Party since 2019! This February is our first in-person undercurrents since 2020! Maybe the most exciting, this is our first season under new management! Already things are looking… Read More


by Ottawa Fringe

June 28, 2021

The Ottawa Fringe Festival (“Ottawa Fringe”) is hiring for the position of Executive Director. This role is responsible for the overseeing of the Ottawa Fringe Festival, the Undercurrents Festival, and Arts Court Theatre. Duration: This is a permanent, full-time position. Hours: 37.5 hours/week, with the ability to work overtime during festivals and some events. Salary:… Read More

Two feet in boots jumping on a TV

A big thanks to our incredible audience for watching and participating in the 2021 Ottawa Fringe Festival! Because of your support, we are able to put over $10,000 into the pockets of artists, during a pandemic. Here’s to an in-person festival next year! THE 2021 OTTAWA FRINGE AWARD WINNERS With the exception of Audience Choice… Read More

Seasonal Job Posting: Media Coordinator

by Ottawa Fringe

April 21, 2021

The Media Coordinator will work directly with the festival’s Marketing and Communications Officer, creating content for all our social media platforms, tracking social media metrics, assisting in website updates, and media interactions. The successful candidate will be a motivated team player with excellent communication skills.  They should be outgoing and happy to communicate with artists… Read More

Code of Conduct: Community Feedback

by Ottawa Fringe

February 10, 2021

Ottawa Fringe Community, Since 2019, a select-team of Ottawa Fringe staff have been working in collaboration with Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women (OCTEVAW) and Project SoundCheck™ to take actionable steps toward creating a safer environment at our festivals and events. We began by creating a Response Team, made up of staff members Amanda… Read More

Deadline for Nominations: Ongoing until December 11, 2020 Positions Available: Member at Large   The Ottawa Fringe Festival is seeking nominations to our volunteer board of directors. We are looking for a diverse set of board members, to provide different ideas and perspectives as our mandate and operations continue to grow. As the highest leadership body of the… Read More

Call for Artists – #OTTFRINGE POP UP PATIO

by Ottawa Fringe

August 10, 2020

The POP UP PATIO series is a weekly performance showcase of local artists, taking place at Arts Court’s outdoor courtyard (67 Nicholas Street).   We are currently seeking submissions from Ottawa-based artists for short works (about 7 minutes). This multidisciplinary performance series is organized in the Fringe spirit, artists have the freedom to choose whatever content… Read More

Ottawa Fringe Playwrights in Quarantine Unit

by Ottawa Fringe

April 6, 2020

Ottawa Fringe is looking for Ottawa-based playwrights to participate in an eight-week Playwright’s Unit, beginning in May 2020. Participants will develop their scripts-in-progress in a supportive environment, led by Festival Director Patrick Gauthier and Associate Festival Director Brit Johnston.    Meetings will be held weekly, via Zoom. We will accept applications from individuals and writing teams…. Read More