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FRINGE WORLD Festival


What is FRINGE WORLD Festival

Fringe is a special time of year. After the summer holidays have ended, FRINGE WORLD keeps the good summer vibes going in Perth for 31 days of Perthect entertainment. The 2017 FRINGE WORLD Festival will be held from 20 January to 19 February 2017, in Perth, Western Australia during the city's buzzing summer festival period.

Visit the FAQ page for more information about FRINGE WORLD.


2016 Impact Report


FRINGE WORLD is one of the fastest growing events in the Southern Hemisphere and the largest annual event in Western Australia. The Festival annually publishes an Impact Report, to highlight the Festival's achievements and provide key insights from our extensive surveying and data analysis.

Click here to read the 2016 FRINGE WORLD Festival Impact Report.


FRINGE WORLD Festival organisation


FRINGE WORLD Festival is produced by Artrage Inc, a Not-For-Profit cultural organisation and charity that has been at the forefront of enriching and evolving the creative arts and culture of Western Australia since 1983.

Board

Anthony Robinson, Hon Chairperson
Lindsay O'Sullivan, Hon Vice Chairperson
Michele Reis, Hon Treasurer
Rebecca Lee, Hon Secretary
Ahmad Abas
Bonnie Davies
John Goodlad
Kyle Jeavons
Saffron Solomon
Michael Tucak


Staff


Executive

CEO: Marcus Canning
Festival Director: Amber Hasler
Business Director: Kenny Lye
Marketing Director: Jo Hos

Business
Business Systems Manager: Amir Skwarko

Administration
Senior Administration Coordinator: Lindsay Mulcahy
Accounts Coordinator: Shashi Settinayake

Programming
Program Manager: Jessica Darlow
Producers: Georgia Foulkes-Taylor, Hannah Rule, Kylie Brown, Liz Walker

Production
Production Manager: Katie Dixon

Partnerships
Partnership Manager: Ellie Rafter

Marketing
Senior Marketing Coordinator: Mel Jasa
Marketing Coordinator: Pia Fruin

Box Office & Ticketing
Box Office Manager: Cheryl Haynes
Box Office Senior Coordinator: Tiffany Creasey

Rooftop Movies
About: FRINGE WORLD Festival produces Rooftop Movies, Perth's top shelf outdoor cinema experience.
Rooftop Movies Programmer: Jessica Darlow
rooftopmovies.com.au



Bar Management

FRINGE WORLD & Rooftop Movies: Independent Events


Designers

BRAND: Studio Papa
WEB: Studio Robot


Registration and Ticketing System

3dR Resourcing
Derek Lavine


Publicity

Buzz Marketing
Sian Delaney



FAQ's



What is FRINGE WORLD?


FRINGE WORLD Festival is a summer celebration in Perth, Western Australia held annually over 31 days in January/February. It's the third largest Fringe in the world and the largest annual performance platform in Western Australia.

The program of events includes comedy, circus, free and family entertainment, theatre, visual arts, music and musicals, dance and cabaret presented by Western Australian artists along with performers from all over the world. Events are presented at venues all over the Perth metropolitan area and the major Fringe hubs are clustered at either end of James St in Northbridge including the Perth Cultural Centre and The Pleasure Garden at Russell Square.

The 2016 FRINGE WORLD Festival played host to 713 events at 159 venues and performance spaces spread across Perth and further afield in local communities and neighbourhoods. The Festival recorded ticketed attendance of 349,841 which delivered $8.3 million in gross box office returns to artists.

FRINGE WORLD Festival is produced by Artrage Inc, a Not-For-Profit cultural organisation and charity that has been at the forefront of enriching and evolving the creative arts and culture of Western Australia since 1983.

The Festival's positive cultural, social and economic benefits for the state is documented in the 2016 FRINGE WORLD Impact Report, click here to read the publication.


When is the next FRINGE WORLD Festival?


The 2017 FRINGE WORLD Festival will be held in from 20 January to 19 February 2017, in Perth, Western Australia during the city's buzzing summer festival period.


Where can I get a copy of the Festival program?


Click here to browse the 2016 FRINGE WORLD program online.


I'm an artist. Can I perform in the Festival?


FRINGE WORLD is an open access Festival, which means that artists from anywhere in the world can register to be part of the event.

Event registrations have now closed for the 2017 Festival.


I'm a venue manager. Can my venue be part of the Fringe?


FRINGE WORLD is an open access Festival and there are a number of ways that Perth venues can be part of the event. Venues, like artists, need to register their interest with the Festival.

Venue registrations have now closed for the 2017 Festival.


I want to volunteer/work with the Festival


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