FRINGE FESTIVAL 20th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT!
TUESDAY AUGUST 22, 7:00 PM
The biggest birthday bash the Fringe has ever thrown, this free event features Ridely Bent, Big John Bates & the Voodoo Dollz, and local hipsters Hank & Lily. Fringe-style rockabilly, burlesque, gee-tars and mayhem, hosted by 2006 Fringe fest performers Matthew Payne (Theatre SKAM) and Michael Delamont (Cannibal! The Musical). Not to be missed.
FRINGE EVE PREVIEW
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 23, 9:30 PM
Pre-fest chaos as a dozen Fringe companies seize the stage for sneak peeks and promos of their upcoming shows, opening night ticket giveaways, and a draw for a 2006 Fringe VIP Superpass! Free admission if you bring your 2006 Visa button, or $5 cover at the door.
IN MARKET SQUARE
The Fringe’s 100% FREE end-of-summer splash for kids returns with live music, entertainment, face-painting, daredevil stunts, and oodles of fun stuff to make and do! If you’re able, bring along a donation of new school supplies for the Backpack Attack – Market Square’s program for kids in need headed back to school.
FRINGE ON FILM
TUESDAY AUGUST 29, 9:30 PM
One night only! Come and enjoy a free screening of Victoria-made short films in our licensed venue. Presented in association with Cinevic: The Independent Filmmakers Society.
FRINGEKIDS THEATRE PROGRAM
DANCE ROOM AND MULTIPURPOSE ROOM, COMMONWEALTH PLACE
Spilt Milk Comedy Theatre returns with its 8th year of their showbiz
day camp for young people aged 6-16. It’s a one-week camp where
participants will design, develop, and star in their own “Fringe”
show! A great introduction to theatre, with an emphasis on fun, creativity,
and teamwork. If you ever had a desire to be onstage, this is your chance
to star in your own show!