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New Zealand Young Writers Festival Launches 2018 Programme

Friday, 10 August 2018, 10:43 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Robot poetry, decolonising literature, and feminism in the age of #metoo are among the hot button topics at this year’s New Zealand Young Writers Festival. Performances, workshops, panel discussions, and film screenings make up the 18 free events taking ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Awards Night Celebrates Success

Monday, 19 March 2018, 8:42 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

After an eleven day whirlwind of non-stop arts and entertainment, the 2018 Dunedin Fringe Festival concluded with the official Festival Awards last night. The event was held at the Emerson’s Festival Club in the Dunedin Community Gallery and was ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Showcase Opens Festival With A Bang

Thursday, 8 March 2018, 11:34 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival kicked off in style last night with a two hour extravaganza of acts from Aotearoa and around the world. The town hall was filled with music, comedy, theatre, and all-around spectacle, and the sold out house was shepherded ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe comedians win at South Island Raw Comedy Comp

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 10:16 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Dunedin Fringe comedians have placed top three in the South Island RAW Stand-up Comedy Competition on Saturday in Christchurch. The RAW Comedy competition is an annual nationwide competition to find the freshest comedy talent in New Zealand. ... More >>

Dunedin fringe performers top 3 at South Island RAW

Sunday, 25 February 2018, 1:23 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The winner Aaron Jelley has his own solo show at Inch bar plus performing in Strangers by Impulse Theatre 7 pm at Dee’s 11-14 March More >>

Charmian Hughes- Bra Trek

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 3:39 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

If a fairy godmother appears in the kitchen where you’ve been kept as an impoverished hostage for years, and grants you three wishes…do you really want to waste a wish on marriage to a stranger who found your mangy old shoe? More >>

Peppered Unicorn Presents Pretty Little Confessions

Sunday, 11 February 2018, 2:22 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Peppered Unicorn, an all-female comedy troupe from Christchurch, bring their show Pretty Little Confessions to Dunedin Fringe March 11-14. The show is peppered with anonymous audience confessions, hilarious unscripted scenes, cast confessional monologues, ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival Launches Spectacular 2018 Programme

Thursday, 8 February 2018, 7:41 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Oxford Building was packed last night for the launch of the Dunedin Fringe Festival programme, where details of this year’s acts, artists, and events were revealed to the public. Tickets are now on sale for the hundred-odd events making up the eleven ... More >>

The World is Coming to Dunedin This Fringe

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 9:10 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

An explosion of art hits Dunedin this Fringe, as the festival down at the edge of the world brings the world over to play. More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival Growth A Force To Be Reckoned With

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 10:18 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The 2018 Dunedin Fringe Festival will kick off with its signature Opening Night Showcase, at the Dunedin Town Hall on Wednesday March 7th, and run until Sunday March 18th. Registrations open 14 August for artists – locally, nationally and internationally ... More >>

Two Dunedin Fringe Events Cancelled

Thursday, 16 March 2017, 12:50 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival regrets to advise that two shows have today been cancelled. All performances of the acapella vocal group, Africa Entsha and song and dance phenomenon Stimela: The Gumboot Musical have been cancelled effective immediately. More >>

Immigration delay causes uncertainty regarding two events

Thursday, 16 March 2017, 9:35 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival has learned that a delay with immigration processes may prevent two Festival events from going ahead. Acapella vocal group , Africa Entsha and song and dance phenomenon Stimela the Musical are currently programmed at St ... More >>

Fringe Festival event cancellation – Tat from Tit

Monday, 13 March 2017, 3:13 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival has confirmed the cancellation of Tat from Tit, which was to have taken place at Inch Bar tonight at 7pm. The hour long stand up show from local comedian Simon Kingsley-Holmes will not take place, and any tickets purchased ... More >>

Fringe Festival event cancellation – Fish Saw (Japan)

Thursday, 2 March 2017, 3:04 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival has today confirmed the cancellation of Fish Saw. The semi-autobiographical theatre piece by Canada-based Japanese performer Sachie was to have run at the Fortune Theatre on 13, 14 and 18 March. No performances will take ... More >>

‘Wilderpeople’ Star to Co-Host Fringe Festival Showcase

Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 3:59 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

With the Dunedin Fringe Festival just around the corner, there’s now only one week until The Polson Higgs Opening Night Showcase, the Festival’s highly anticipated preview event. In its grand new venue at the Dunedin Town Hall, 25 acts will take ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival Confirms Two Event Cancellations

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 3:36 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival has today confirmed the cancellation of two events that were originally included in its 2017 programme- Riding in Cars with (Mostly Straight) Boys , and Maya & Torakiti , the street-performing ‘ninjya cats’. No performances ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival Launches Spectacular 2017 Programme

Thursday, 9 February 2017, 12:40 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Close to 100 people gathered at the Underground Market last night for the launch of the Dunedin Fringe Festival 2017 programme, where details of this year’s acts, artists and events were revealed. Tickets are now on sale for the more than 70 events ... More >>

Charmian Hughes- Soixante Mirth at Dunedin Fringe

Monday, 30 January 2017, 10:43 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

What would happen if you met your younger self? Have you turned out to be the person the old you wanted you to be? More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival 2017 Set to Be Biggest Yet

Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 2:29 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival (9-19 March) roars back into town on 9 March, packing a record 70+ events into a whirlwind eleven-day festival. More >>

Dunedin Fringe to Launch Bumper Festival

Friday, 22 January 2016, 11:02 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Featuring a massive 70+ events, the launch of the 2016 Dunedin Fringe Festival programme is one highly anticipated night. Festival Director Josh Thomas will officially unveil the programme on the evening of Wednesday February 3rd. The Festival begins one month ... More >>

 

 

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