The Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival returns August 17-27, 2017

The 2017 shows and schedules will be announced on August 1. In the meantime, explore our site to learn more about how to fringe, planning your trip to the Festival, or how artists are selected.

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2016 Festival Hightlights

With 850,000 visits to the site and nearly 122,000 tickets sold, 2016 was a record-setting year. More than 1,600 Fringe artists provided 213 unforgettable indoor shows, with 100% of indoor ticket sales going directly to artists. Performers earned $1.2M during the Festival — and let’s not forget the countless buskers and outdoor performances!

Fringing All Year Long

Fringing doesn’t end with the Festival. Join us for a Fringe Theatre Season show, Spotlight show, or other exciting events taking place in the ATB Financial Arts Barns.