Hamilton Fringe

A 12-day unjuried theatre festival that happens every summer in downtown Hamilton



The Gilded Hammers

Nominations close SEPTEMBER 18, 2020

The Hamilton Fringe is pleased to present The Gilded Hammer Awards, the inaugural celebration of achievement in the Hamilton theatre arts.

The Gilded Hammers are designed to celebrate the fierce spirit of independent theatre artists, to award innovation and growth, to nurture emerging talent, and to recognize the national achievements of artists from Hamilton.

Nominations are now open!


Hamilton Fringe presents WHAT THE FEST?!

July 21-26, 2020: Hamilton Fringe presents WHAT THE FEST?! An online and physically distant performance festival featuring artists originally scheduled to appear in the 2020 Hamilton Fringe Festival.

The Hamilton Fringe is not affiliated with WTFest in Brantford, ON.

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