Posts Categorized 2012

2013 Lottery Results!

by Ottawa Fringe

November 30, 2012

Thank you so much to all of you who joined us for the 2013 Ottawa Fringe Festival lottery gathering at the Royal Oak Laurier.  It was fantastic to see familiar and new faces together celebrating over their wins and hugging it out over their bad luck. Wait-list applicants, please do not despair.  BYOV applications will… Read More


by Ottawa Fringe

November 26, 2012

Have you submitted your application to the 2013 Ottawa Fringe Festival yet?  It’s due today at 5pm so…. you might want to get cracking on that! The lottery will take place this Wednesday November 28th at 7pm in the basement of the Royal Oak on Laurier.  For live results, follow @ottawafringe on Twitter.  Results will… Read More

2013 Indoor Applications are now available!

by Ottawa Fringe

September 27, 2012

It’s that time of year again! Download your 2013 Ottawa Fringe Festival application. Early-bird applications are accepted starting at 10am on Sunday October 21st.  The final deadline for submission is Monday November 26th.  Email Executive Producer, Natalie Joy Quesnel, if you have any questions. [email protected] Good luck!

Are you experiencing Fringe withdrawal?

by Ottawa Fringe

August 20, 2012

Are you finding yourself reading reviews from shows currently performing in Fringes across Canada? Do you find yourself constantly humming tunes from the musicals you saw at the Ottawa Fringe? Did you frame your fully punched-out 10 shows pass and hang it above your bed with pride? (Ok, that last one was just a bit… Read More

See you in 2013

by Alain Richer

June 25, 2012

The 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival is over. Thanks to all the artists, audience members, volunteers, and staff who helped make the 2012 festival a success! Festival attendance in 2012 was 12,112, with close to $78,000 going to artists. We had 25 sell out performances this year, compared to 11 in 2011. And as usual, the… Read More

2012 Award Winners Announced

by Alain Richer

June 24, 2012

The 2012 Ottawa Fringe Festival is over! But before we closed the Fringe for another year, Executive Producer Natalie Joy Quensel announced the winners of the 2012 Closing Night Awards.  A committee of accomplished professionals and dedicated Fringe patrons from Ottawa’s arts community saw every show in the festival and chose the winners in the… Read More

Last Day to Fringe

by Alain Richer

June 24, 2012

It’s the last day of Fringe! What are we all going to do with ourselves tomorrow? I’ll be sleeping in tomorrow, but today I’ll be at a BEST IN FEST show(though I’m not sure which one yet). Awarded to the top ticket selling show in each of the four regular venues, you can catch an… Read More

Best in Fest

by Alain Richer

June 23, 2012

There may be only two days left to Fringe, but last night Executive Producer Natalie Joy Quensel gave Fringers another chance to get excited by announcing the recipients of  BEST IN FEST. What is BEST IN FEST? The top selling show in each of the four main venues (based on total number of tickets sold… Read More

Best in Fest Winners announced

by Alain Richer

June 22, 2012

Ottawa Fringe Festival Executive Producer Natalie Joy Quesnel announced the BEST IN FEST winners in the Fringe Courtyard tonight during Chats with Cat. The top selling show in each of the four main venues (based on total number of tickets sold over their first four performances) will receive an extra performance on Sunday, June 24… Read More