Hamilton Fringe Festival

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

For Audiences

Shows are listed alphabetically. Click the title for more info.

AMAZE: A Comedy Magic Show

Thursday 19 July @ 6pm
Saturday 21 July @ 1pm
Sunday 22 July @ 9pm
Tuesday 24 July @ 9:30pm
Friday 27 July @ 8pm
Saturday 28 July @ 12:30pm
Sunday 29 July @ 9:30pm

60 minutes

Tickets: $12 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Director: David A. Eliot
Cast: David A. Eliot

Blockhead

Friday 20 July @ 7:30pm
Saturday 21 July @ 2:30 & 8:30pm
Sunday 22 July @ 2:30pm
Friday 27 July @ 6:30pm
Saturday 28 July @ 7:30pm
Sunday 29 July @ 1:30 & 7:30pm

12 minutes

Tickets: $8 for Adults, $5 for Kids 12 and Under (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Cast: Zac Williams

Eli the Musical Guy & Pearl the Shakespearean Girl

Thursday 19 July @ 9pm
Saturday 21 July @ 2:30pm
Sunday 22 July @ 6pm
Wednesday 25 July @ 5:30pm
Thursday 26 July @ 7:30pm
Saturday 28 July @ 10pm
Sunday 29 July @ 1:30pm

75 minutes

Tickets: $10 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Cast: Patti Cannon, Sean Emberley, Annalee Flint, and Carlos Jimenez
Playwright: Kevin Somers
Composer and Keyboardist: Rebekah Jackson
Director: Tyler Brent

Hermana Time

Friday 20 July @ 6:30pm
Saturday 21 July @ 7:30pm
Sunday 22 July @ 1:30 & 7:30pm
Friday 27 July @ 8:30pm
Saturday 28 July @ 1:30 & 6:30pm
Sunday 29 July @ 6:30pm

20 minutes

$8 (Fringe Backer Button required)

Created by: Jenny Vásquez and Sunil Puri

How I Became Canadian

Thursday 19 July @ 8pm
Friday 20 July @ 11pm
Saturday 21 July @ 3:30pm
Sunday 22 July @ 12:30pm
Wednesday 25 July @ 9:30pm
Saturday 28 July @ 8pm
Sunday 29 July @ 3:30pm

55 minutes

Tickets: $10 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Cast: Iris Gardet-Hadengue
Playwright: Iris Gardet-Hadengue
Director: Anne Marie Scheffler

Mich’s Last Tape

Friday 20 July @ 9:15pm
Saturday 21 July @ 2:15 & 7:15pm
Sunday 22 July @ 7:15pm
Friday 27 July @ 8:15pm
Saturday 28 July @ 3:15 & 9:15pm
Sunday 29 July @ 3:15pm

20 minutes

Tickets: $10 for Adults, $5 for Children under 12 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Cast: Christine Nicole Gibson

Para Dos

Friday 20 July @ 7pm
Sunday 22 July @ 3:30pm
Monday 23 July @ 8pm
Tuesday 24 July @ 6pm
Friday 27 July @ 9:30pm
Saturday 28 July @ 4:30pm
Sunday 29 July @ 12pm

45 minutes

Tickets: $12 (Fringe Backer Button required)

Cast: Erin Scott-Kafadar, Alexander Richardson
Choreographer: Alexander Richardson

Photographic Evidence

Friday 20 July @ 4:30pm
Saturday 21 July @ 8:30pm
Monday 23 July @ 6:30pm
Thursday 26 July @ 9:30pm
Friday 27 July @ 9:30pm
Saturday 28 July @ 5pm
Sunday 29 July @ 12:30pm

60 minutes

Tickets: $12 for Adults, $5 for Children under 12 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Cast: Kat White, Louis Adams, Lisa Nasson
Playwright: Rex Deverell
Director: Simon Malbogat
Stage Manager: Lucas Andersen

Romeo & Juliet: An Escapist Comedy

Thursday, July 19 @ 5pm
Friday, July 20 @ 9pm
Saturday, July 21 @ 5pm
Sunday, July 22 @ 4pm
Tuesday, July 24 @ 5pm
Wednesday, July 25 @ 9pm
Thursday, July 26 @ 5pm
Friday, July 27 @ 9pm
Saturday, July 28 @ 8pm

60 minutes

$10 (Fringe Backer Button required)

Cast: Tyler Brent, Natalia Bushnik, Kristian Reimer, Ryan M. Sero, Liz Kalles, Laura Welch
Written by Ryan M. Sero
Directed by Tyler Brent

the code

Friday 20 July @ 9pm
Saturday 21 July @ 2 & 7pm
Sunday 22 July @ 7pm
Friday 27 July @ 8pm
Saturday 28 July @ 3 & 9pm
Sunday 29 July @ 3pm

20 minutes

$8 for Adults, $5 for children under 12 (Backer Button Required)

Cast: Nathalie Xian Yi Yan

The Director’s Cut

Friday 20 July @ 6pm
Sunday 22 July @ 12pm
Monday 23 July @ 8pm
Wednesday 25 July @ 9pm
Thursday 26 July @ 5:30pm
Saturday 28 July @ 2pm
Sunday 29 July @ 8pm

60 minutes

Tickets: $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12. (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Written by: Liz Buchanan & Scott Buchanan
Director: Liz Buchanan
Fight Choreography: Tyler Brent & Scott Buchanan
Cast: Krista McNaughton, Charles LoManto, Leonard Cain, Rebekah Pullen, Scott Buchanan, Kathleen Reilley

The Man in the Vault

Thursday, July 19 @ 9pm
Friday, July 20 @ 4:30pm
Saturday, July 21 @ 7pm
Sunday, July 22 @ 8pm
Tuesday, July 24 @ 9pm
Wednesday, July 25 @ 7pm
Thursday, July 26 @ 9pm
Friday, July 27 @ 5pm
Saturday, July 28 @ 6pm

60 minutes

Tickets: $10 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Cast: Mariam Bekhet, Jordan Campbell, Jason Thompson
Playwright /Director: Ronald Weihs

The Modern Suffragette

Friday 20 July @ 7pm
Saturday 21 July @ 8pm
Sunday 22 July @ 2 & 8pm
Friday 27 July @ 9pm
Saturday 28 July @ 2 & 7pm
Sunday 29 July @ 7pm

20 minutes

Tickets: $8 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Writer / Director / Actress: Eileen Higdon

The Year and Two of Us Back Here

Thursday, 19 July @ 7:15pm
Friday, 20 July @ 8:25pm
Saturday, 21 July @ 10:00pm
Sunday, 22 July @ 6:10pm
Monday, 23 July @ 9:05pm
Wednesday, 25 July @ 6pm
Thursday, 26 July @ 7:30pm
Friday, 27 July @ 8:25pm
Saturday, 28 July @ 7pm
Sunday, 29 July @ 315pm

55 mins

Tickets: $10 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Playwright/Director: Michael Kras
Stage Manager/Designer: James McCoy
Cast: Sarah Hime, Stephen Ingram

The Zingo Factor

Friday 20 July @ 8pm
Saturday 21 July @ 3 & 9pm
Sunday 22 July @ 3pm
Friday 27 July @ 7pm
Saturday 28 July @ 8pm
Sunday 29 July @ 2 & 8pm

15 minutes

Tickets: $8 for Adults, $5 for Children under 12 (Fringe Backer Button Required)

Written and performed by Peter Gruner