Now in its fifth year, the ON THE EDGE fringe festival is back at the Capitol Centre and better than ever! But what is fringe? Fringe festivals are “a unique and exciting menagerie of drama, comedy, musical theatre, clown, dance, and multi-media works… A place of discovery and invention.” (www.fringefestivals.com) Fringe gives artists the chance Read more about 5 Years of Amazing![…]
GET WITH THE PROGRAM: The ON THE EDGE Fringe Festival program will be available at the Capitol Centre box office in the weeks leading up to the festival and at the Festival Registration booth during the festival. These booklets help you navigate the schedule and provide information on all the shows, exhibits and activities taking Read more about How to attend the ON THE EDGE fringe festival[…]
The ON THE EDGE fringe festival is up and running expanding their yearly actions further than ever before. This year is the 4th incarnation of the festival has changed to now showcase theatre, visual art and all things in between as it has created a parallel program called Duality in the WKP Kennedy Gallery. The Read more about Duality Opening Reception on August 9th at 6:30pm[…]
The ON THE EDGE fringe festival would like to proudly acknowledge the support of the North Bay Nugget. We are happy to be promoting the festival through our local newspaper and excited to say: Watch for articles exploring the fringe over the next few weeks!
Recently I was asked what the ON THE EDGE Fringe Festival does that is special or unique compared to all the other fringe festivals in the world. Our answer is NOTHING… We are EXACTLY like ALL fringe festivals. (360 Video, you can look around) Our staff gathers and celebrates a new season for the Read more about ON THE EDGE fringe is a cult![…]
This post will hold all the current press kit content and any media files being circulated during the time leading up to the 2017 festival. Come back often as things will be updated frequently.
“Duality” is a newly developed yearly program that engages outside of the 12 shows within the fringe festival. Starting on Thursday, July 27th and running through the ON THE EDGE fringe festival (August 15th – August 19th), “Duality” features a series of disruptive interventions exploring and invading the Capitol Centre starting with the WKP Kennedy Read more about “Duality” a Multi-Arts Invasion of the ON THE EDGE fringe festival![…]
The ON THE EDGE fringe festival lottery is open and we are currently accepting submissions until March 30th, 2018 at 12:00am. We have always run the third week of August as this is the time that aligns with local events and allows us to occupy the Capitol Centre right before its holiday closure. This year’s Read more about NEW FESTIVAL DATES for 2018![…]
The ON THE EDGE fringe festival is happy to offer tickets at a reasonable price making performance accessible to everyone. Tickets range from $10-$15 per show, Including a $2 service charge that goes towards supporting the festival. Tickets can be purchased onsite in cash at the door or through the Capitol Centre Box Office with Read more about Tickets and Passes[…]
Tickets for the 2016 ON THE EDGE fringe festival are now on sale! Tickets may be purchased at the Capitol Centre’s Box Office (located at 150 Main St. E, North Bay, ON) or online (please note there is an additional On-Line Handling fee of $2.00/ticket for online purchases). Check out the Capitol Centre’s website for Read more about Tickets Now on Sale![…]