Hamilton Fringe Festival

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

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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Frost Bites FourCast Episode #2

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017

Podcast #2 is here! Jesse Horvath and Claudia Spadafora from our ALERT Program sat down to chat with Adam Bryan (also of ALERT) to discuss Frost Bites 2017 and how this program has changed them! Listen to POCAST here!...

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Frost Bites FourCast Episode #1

Posted by on Jan 5, 2017

Debuting our new podcast!  The Frost Bites FourCast is a four part podcast series giving you an inside scoop on Hamilton’s only site-specific winter theatre festival! Episode 1 brought us ALERT members Carlyn Rhamey and Adam Bryan as they talk about the ALERT program, the Frost Bites Festival and the best things they’ve learned as they prepare for Frost Bites...

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Final Broadcast: A Late Fringe Addition

Posted by on Jul 19, 2016

Written By: Robert K. Brown This has all been a bit surreal. My cell rang on Friday, July 8th while I was on the bus. The caller introduced herself as Jessica from the Hamilton Fringe, told me I was next on the waiting list and that there had been a last-minute drop from the festival…and that while she realized it was only about 6 days or so until opening, she was wondering if I was still...

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A Scavenger Hunt for Theatre

Posted by on Jul 18, 2016

  Written By: Aaron Jan I do the Fringe because it’s an experiment. I do the Fringe because it’s a chance for companies/theatre artists with little to no money to present their work at a heavily subsidized cost in a festival environment. Unlike independently producing, festivals provide an equal playing ground for companies to garner media and audience attention.  It’s...

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