Posts By Ottawa Fringe

Black Lives Matter

by Ottawa Fringe

June 16, 2020

Dear Fringe family and friends, We have been deeply unsettled by the violence we have witnessed towards Black people at the hands of police, including in our own city. We have been heartbroken alongside millions of people who have witnessed – firsthand and through the news – continued acts of hate and blatant racial injustice. … Read More

An update from Ottawa Fringe

by Ottawa Fringe

February 4, 2020

Dear friends, Before the 2020 undercurrents festival kicks off tomorrow, we wanted to update you on some work we’ve been doing since the 2019 Fringe Festival.  As you may have heard, we were made aware of two incidents of drinks being drugged in our Courtyard during the 2019 Fringe Festival. Some members of our community… Read More

Deadline for Nominations: Ongoing until December 13, 2019 Positions Available: Treasurer   The Ottawa Fringe Festival is seeking nominations to our volunteer board of directors for the position of Treasurer.  As the highest leadership body of the organization and to satisfy its fiduciary duties, the board is responsible for: Determining the mission and purposes of… Read More

A statement from the Ottawa Fringe Festival

by Ottawa Fringe

July 8, 2019

Dear friends and patrons, At the Ottawa Fringe Festival, we strive to create a space that is safe, and builds a sense of community for the artists, volunteers, audience and staff. First, we want to thank you for helping make the 2019 Ottawa Fringe the most successful ever, both in terms of ticket sales and… Read More

The Ottawa Fringe is looking for a qualified individual to work with us as Festivals Marketing and Communications Coordinator. Please submit your application to Kevin Waghorn, Managing Director, by email to [email protected] by September 7, 2016 Festival Marketing and Communications Coordinator Salary Range: $34,000 to $38,000 Reporting to the Festival Director, the Marketing and Communications… 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

Membership Months: Rachel Eugster

by Ottawa Fringe

May 26, 2015

Jill of all trades and master of tons. Artistic Director of new Spidersilk Productions and Co-AD of Bear & Co. Up next: world premiere of Whose Aemilia? at the 2015 Ottawa Fringe Festival Recently: Amanda in The Glass Menagerie, and as Alice in Age of Arousal (both Bear & Co. productions) by Tony Adams Hanging… Read More

Membership Months: EFT

by Ottawa Fringe

May 20, 2015

Membership Months: Experimental Farm Theatre New on the scene: transplanted EFT from Toronto to Ottawa a year ago Up next: EFT-up: Just like you at the 2015 Ottawa Fringe Festival Recently: monthly residency at Pressed (750 Gladstone Ave) by Tony Adams First time I was introduced to Chris Hannay and Dani Alon: Crush Improv’s monthly… Read More

Membership Months: Sean Devine

by Ottawa Fringe

May 12, 2015

  Playwright-in-residence at the Great Canadian Theatre Company Co-Artistic Director of Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, Ottawa newcomers from Vancouver Up next: Re:Union at Magnetic North Theatre Festival Recently: Suit Up at subDevision   by Tony Adams Late April in the Fritzi Gallery (at the GCTC, where he is also playwright-in-residence) I met with Sean Devine…. Read More

BYOV applications now available.

by Ottawa Fringe

January 18, 2013

Do you have the perfect site-specific show but are still looking for a time to present it?  Did you cry yourself to sleep after losing the Fringe lottery, vowing to find a way to bring your piece to our Festival by any means necessary?  Then you’re in luck! The 2013 Bring Your Own Venue application… Read More