Hamilton Fringe Festival

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

Staff Picks of Fringe: Musicals!

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017

Need a little help navigating the Fringe this year? This is the second in our series of themed Fringe programming picks by our summer staff! This time out we’ve got Fringe Binge on Musicals!, with selections from Kristina Kuhnert, our Assistant Community Outreach and Volunteer Coorindinator! When words fail, music speaks! There is something special about a musical. A good musical...

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Staff Picks of Fringe: The Rom-Com Edition

Posted by on Jun 13, 2017

Need a little help navigating the Fringe this year? Over the next few weeks we will be sharing some themed Fringe programming picks by our summer staff! We kick off the series with A Day of Fringe: Rom-Com Edition, with selections from Natalie Stravens, our Community Outreach and Volunteer Coorindinator!   The value of the romantic comedy genre is often overlooked. It is a style that is...

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The Work in Progress: Part 2

Posted by on Feb 4, 2016

Written by: Ryan M. Sero Where were we? We were exploring process and marketing of the different companies of Frost Bites. Last time, you read about Alyssa Nedich and Jeremy Freibuger, using video, blogs, and images to reach out and make connections. If you didn’t, maybe go read that. They had interesting things to say about process. I know you’ll love what Anna Chatterton and Rose...

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The Work in Progress: Part 1

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016

Written by: Ryan M. Sero “You have to come and see my show,” is the mating cry of the artist. You can hear this yelled on street corners during every Art Crawl and every line-up at the Fringe Festival. This is the basic element of the indie theatre beat, artists who need you, the audience, to stay still for an hour (or more or less) and take in the thing they have made. The most...

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Beating the post-Fringe Blues

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015

Written by Annalee Flint With another Hamilton Fringe Festival recently finished, many members of the theatre community have the “Post-Fringe Blues”. Something about working so hard on something and spending so much time with like-minded people make it a bit of a let down once it is all over. Yet we also think about how lucky we are to have such an event in this city. A place where a...

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