Hamilton Fringe Festival

An 11-day unjuried theatre festival that happens every summer in downtown Hamilton

Full 2017 Schedule

Venue: Hamilton Theatre Inc., 140 Macnab St N

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Last Call 50 min 6pm 8pm 2pm 9:30pm 6pm 1pm 9pm
Moral Deficit 60 min 10:30pm 6:30pm 12:30pm 9pm 8pm 2:30pm 7:30pm
Perfect Couples 60 min 7:30pm 11pm 3:30pm 6:30pm 7:30pm 6:30pm 4pm
SCUM: a manifesto 60 min 7:30pm 12:30pm 8pm 6pm 9:30pm 6:30pm 12:30pm
Someone Between 60 min 9pm 2pm 6pm 5:30pm 7:30pm 9:30pm 2pm
Swingin’ in St John’s 60 min 9pm 4pm 9:30pm 9pm 11pm 8pm 6pm
Your Own Sons 60 min 6pm 9:30pm 8pm 7:30pm 9:30pm 5pm 4pm

Venue: Theatre Aquarius, 190 King William St

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Acts of Fiction 60 min 7pm 4:30pm 7:30pm 9:30pm 9pm 5pm 6pm
The Blue Bird 60 min 8:30pm 3pm 6pm 8pm 6pm 9pm 3:30pm
Coal from Hades: The Story of Les Mouches Fantastiques 60 min 5:30pm 10pm 7:30pm 8pm 9pm 10:30pm 7:30pm
El Diablo of the Cards 2.0 60 min 8pm 7pm 9pm 9pm 5:30pm 12:30pm 9pm
Flightmare 80 min 9:30pm 2:30pm 5:30pm 6pm 7pm 10:30pm 1:30pm
Laser Kiwi 60 min 10pm 8:30pm 12pm 9:30pm 7:30pm 2pm 7:30pm
The Secret of Castle Alphabet 55 min 6:30pm 1pm 1:30pm 6:30pm 4:30pm 3:30pm 12pm

Venue: Players Guild, 80 Queen St S

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DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead 90 min 9pm 2pm 6pm 5:30pm 7:30pm 10:30pm 2pm
Heart Strings the Musical Ireland 1908 58 min 6pm 8pm 2pm 9:30pm 6pm 1pm 9pm
Jilted 58 min 10:30pm 6:30pm 12:30pm 9pm 8pm 2:30pm 7:30pm
Some of us Pretend 60 min 6pm 9:30pm 8pm 7:30pm 9:30pm 5pm 4pm
Subway Extension to the Mariana Trench 60 min 7:30pm 12:30pm 8pm 6pm 9:30pm 5:30pm 12:30pm
This is Not a Musical: The Musical! 60 min 7:30pm 4pm 9:30pm 9pm 11pm 7:30pm 6pm
Up Here 60 min 9pm 3:30pm 6:30pm 7:30pm 6:30pm 9pm 4pm

Venue: Mills Hardware, 95 King St E

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First Class 50 min 7pm 4:30pm 9pm 9:30pm 10:30pm 7pm 5:30pm
Flesh of Her 60 min 10pm 7pm 12pm 9:30pm 4:30pm 2pm 7pm
Gilda: A Tribute to the Beloved Comedienne Gilda Radner 90 min 9:30pm 2:30pm 5:30pm 6pm 7pm 10pm 1:30pm
In This Corner: Eight Rounds with Tommy Douglas 60 min 5:30pm 10pm 7:30pm 8pm 9pm 7:30pm 3:30pm
The Plausibility of Teleportation in an Oxygen-Deprived Environment 60 min 6:30pm 8:30pm 1:30pm 9pm 5:30pm 12:30pm 8:30pm
Sawyer Bullock: Magician Ordinaire 60 min 8pm 1pm 7:30pm 6:30pm 9pm 5pm 12pm
We Are Not The Others 60 min 8:30pm 3pm 6pm 8pm 6pm 8:30pm 3:30pm

Bring Your Own Venue Showings

BYOV 1a: Staircase Cafe Theatre (Main Space), 27 Dundurn St N

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The ADHD Project 60 min 7:15pm 8:20pm 9:50pm 6:15pm 8:15pm 7pm 6pm 7:35pm 10:05pm 2pm
Tales from the Hamilton 7 60 min 8:55pm 9:50pm 7:00pm 2pm 6:45pm 7:30pm 9:05pm 8:35pm 7:30pm 5:50pm
Two Sisters 60 min 7:00pm 8:30pm 3:30pm 8:35pm 9pm 6:15pm 7:10pm 9:05pm 7:20pm

BYOV 1b: Staircase Cafe Theatre (Elaine Mae Theatre), 27 Dundurn St N

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The Elephant Girls 70 min 7:30pm 9:55pm 6:50pm 6:20pm 8:25pm 6pm 7:30pm 8:30pm 12:30pm 3:55pm
Open the Lace Curtains 60 min 6pm 8:25pm 9:55pm 3:15pm 7pm 7:40pm 9:10pm 7pm 8:40pm 1pm
Stupified 55 min 7:00pm 8:30pm 4:45pm 8:30pm 7pm 9:10pm 6pm 10:10pm 7pm 2:30pm

BYOV 1c: Staircase Cafe Theatre (Bright Room), 27 Dundurn St N

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All KIDding Aside 50 min 7:10pm 7:05pm 8:35pm 4:30pm 8:30pm 7:20pm 7:50pm 10:15pm
Over 50 and Other Nightmares 60 min 8:30pm 10:00pm 7:45pm 7pm 8:45pm 6:20pm 7pm 9pm 7pm
Swipe Right for Love 75 min 8:50pm 10:00pm 6:50pm 6pm 8:30pm 6:45pm 9:15pm 8:30pm 7:15pm 8:30pm

BYOV 2: Artword Artbar, 15 Colbourne St

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Cheri 50 min 3:00pm & 7:00pm 3:30pm 4:30pm 2:30pm & 6:30pm
Langston Hughes vs. Joe McCarthy 60 min 6:30pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 8:30pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 8:30pm 8:30pm
The Lost Years 50 min 8:30pm 7:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm 7:00pm 7:00pm 7:00pm 6:30pm 4:30pm

Site Specific Showings

Site Specific: Serve Ping Pong, 107 King St. E.

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seeds  15 min 6, 6:30, 7pm 5, 5:30, 6pm 7, 7:30pm 2, 2:30, 3pm 6, 6:30pm 2, 2:30, 3pm 5, 5:30, 6pm 7, 7:30pm 2, 2:30, 3pm 6, 6:30pm 2, 2:30, 3pm

Gallery Mini-Series Showings (scheduled on the two weekends of the festival)

Gallery 1: b contemporary Gallery, 226 James St N

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Misfit 20 min 7pm 2 & 8pm 9pm 2 & 7pm 7pm
No Dick Pics Please 20 min 8pm 3 & 8pm 3pm 7pm 8pm 2 & 8pm
Requiem Aeternam 20 min 9pm 2 & 7pm 7pm 8pm 3 & 9pm 3pm

Gallery 2: Factory Media Centre, 228 James St N

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Brine 20 min 8:30pm 1:30 & 6:30pm 6:30pm 7:30pm 2:30 & 7:30pm 8:30pm
For Eden 20 min 6:30pm 7:30pm 1:30 & 7:30pm 8:30pm 1:30 & 6:30pm 7:30pm
Midnight Circle 20 min 7:30pm 2:30 & 8:30pm 2:30pm

Gallery 3: Evergreen Cityworks, 294 James St N

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The Cheese 10 min 9:15pm 2:15 & 7:15pm 7:15pm 8:15pm 3:15 & 9:15pm 3:15pm
Grandfather’s Secret 20 min 7:15pm 8:15pm 2:15 & 8:15pm 9:15pm 2:15 & 7:15pm 7:15pm
Normal Shmormal 20 min 8:15pm 3:15 & 9:15 3:15pm 7:15pm 8:15pm 2:15 & 8:15pm