Hamilton Fringe

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

Strange Bedfellows: A Play That Will Make You Think, Hamilton Fringe’s WHAT THE FEST?!

Posted by on Jul 29, 2020

written by Alyssa Pratt From Rivers Productions, Ilene Elkaim, Ryan Perera, Ray Rivers, Valeri Kay, and Ridhi Kalra star in the play “Strange Bedfellows” as Donna, Phillip and Malia, a family who end up having to quarantine with Beth and Terry, a couple travelling from Florida.  This play cleverly brought much needed attention to the global pandemic in a way that made you want to keep watching...

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Hamilton Fringe’s WHAT THE FEST?! 2020: Promoting Multicultural Learning Opportunities Through Art

Posted by on Jul 29, 2020

written by Kellin Matthews In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, the city of Hamilton has had to cancel numerous annual festivities for this summer. For those working at the Hamilton Fringe, they’ve seen this as an opportunity to put their ingenuity and creativity to use to create an almost completely virtual summer festival. It’s been no small feat, but Hamilton Fringe has...

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HCA Teen Creation Collective: CONNECTIONS 3

Posted by on Jul 30, 2019

HCA Teen Creation Collective: CONNECTIONS An ensemble of young artists who have spent two weeks studying devised theatre will create a piece about the rich history of the Hamilton Conservatory of the Arts. The Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts’ Teen Creation Collective is a 2-week intensive program for students aged 13-18. Students in the TCC study acting and explore collective creation,...

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HCA Teen Creation Collective: CONNECTIONS 2

Posted by on Jul 16, 2019

HCA Teen Creation Collective: CONNECTIONS An ensemble of young artists who have spent two weeks studying devised theatre will create a piece about the rich history of the Hamilton Conservatory of the Arts. The Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts’ Teen Creation Collective is a 2-week intensive program for students aged 13-18. Students in the TCC study acting and explore collective creation,...

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Izzy and The Naz

Posted by on Jul 11, 2019

The Fringe is known for being a space where artists and audiences can take risks, try something new, and dive in headfirst. That can even mean a company from the waitlist getting the opportunity to join the festival late – maybe with less than two weeks notice!   Izzy and the Naz Creators/Performers: Izzy Ferguson, Briane Nasimok A mini-interview between Associate Producer Franny...

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