The 31st Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival returns with 58 shows, 400 performances, 350 artists and FREE outdoor events for the whole family. August 23 – September 3
Single tickets, festival passes and the Fringe guide launch August 1 - stay tuned!
A Vancouver Island festival tradition for thirty years,
Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival takes over downtown Victoria BC each summer for a 12-day celebration of live performance from around the world, featuring an eclectic mixture of spoken word, drama, musicals, dance, comedy, magic, theatre for young audiences and more.
FREE Fringe Special Events
The Fringe is packed with uncut, unjuried and uncensored shows AND plenty of FREE events, so mark your calendars:
Fringe Eve Preview
Wednesday August 23, 5-9pm - Centennial Square
*Beverages start pouring at 3pm.
*Preview begins at 5pm
The best kept secret of the festival, see 2 minute previews on stage. Grab your programs, highlighters and make your Fringe picks as you kick back with a beer, cider and bite from a food truck and see a sampler of half the shows on offer.
Saturday August 26, 11am-4pm - Market Square
This action-packed interactive event introduces young Fringers to live performance and unleashes their creativity. Paint the giant cardboard castle, stop by a craft table, paint a mural and watch live music.
Tuesday August 29, doors at 10pm - Metro Studio
Get a sneak peek of all the new arrivals, as more shows arrive fresh from the Edmonton Fringe. See 2-minute previews and plan your second week of Fringe-ing.
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