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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 in 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.


FRINGE WORLD Festival organisation


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

Impact Report
The Impact Report outlines the social, cultural and economic impact of FRINGE WORLD Festival. To read the 2015 FRINGE WORLD Impact Report click here.

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Staff


Executive

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

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

Programming
Program Manager: Jessica Darlow

Production
Production Manager: Katie Dixon
Production Coordinator: Ben Kontoolas

Partnerships
Partnership Manager: Alexa Woldan

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

Box Office & Ticketing
Box Office Manager: Amir Skwarko
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
Rooftop Movies Venue Supervisor: Ainsley Canning, Matt Aitken, Stephen Bellair
rooftopmovies.com.au

FRINGE WORLD Fairground
Executive Producer: Marcus Canning


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 700 shows at over 150 venues and performance spaces spread across Perth and further afield in local communities and neighbourhoods. Over 350,000 tickets were sold at the 2016 Festival, valued at more than $9 million. Attendance at free and ticketed events topped a staggering 900,000.

If you're interested to read about the Festival's positive cultural, social and economic benefits for the state, please click here to download the 2015 FRINGE WORLD Impact Report.


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.

Registrations for the 2017 Festival will occur in July 2016.

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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.

Registrations for the 2017 Festival will occur in July 2016.

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I want to volunteer/work with the Festival


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