Hamilton Fringe Festival

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

Lip Synch Battle

The time has come to lip synch for your LIFE! Hosted by Fringe favourite, Izad Etemadi and judged by the audience itself. Sashay-Away or Shantay You-Stay? You decide.


Izad Etemadi is a Toronto-based actor, singer and creator originally from Victoria, BC. He is the recipient of the 2017 Emerging Queer Artist Award from Buddies In Bad Times and a member of the Hot House Playwriting Unit at Cahoots Theatre. He is a graduate of the Canadian College of Performing Arts and was one of the inaugural participants of the Professional Musical Theatre Training Program at the Banff Centre. He is best known for his portrayal of the charming, flamboyant and bearded Persian woman, Leila.

Date & Time:
Thurs. July 19—9pm