Hamilton Fringe Festival

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


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The Hamilton Fringe Festival is currently hiring for the following positions:


The Festival Director leads the design, programming, and implementation of the summer Hamilton Fringe Festival—a vibrant 12-day summer performance festival. The Festival Director requires a passion for supporting indie artists and cultivating community involvement along with experience in project management roles in theatre or a related field. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Festival Director is an integral member of the artistic management team at the Hamilton Festival Theatre Company o/a Hamilton Fringe—working to foster the development of the theatre and the performing arts in Hamilton.

CLICK HERE for full Call for submissions- Festival Director

Deadline to apply: DECEMBER 16, 2019

An equity seeking organization, the Hamilton Fringe encourages qualified applications from women, persons with disabilities, applicants who identify as members of the BIPOC communities, and persons across the spectrum of sexual orientation and gender identities.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a CV and detailed letter of intent as one combined PDF to info@hamiltonfringe.ca no later than 5pm EST, Monday, December 16, 2019. Please indicate “Festival Director Application” in the subject line of the email.

The first set of interviews will take place the week of January 13, 2020. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.