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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 >>

240 photos, 240 stories, Pecha Kucha Dunedin city vol. 27

Tuesday, 29 September 2015, 10:36 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Dunedin’s 27th Pecha Kucha Night will take place this weekend in conjunction with the touring exhibition History in the Taking: 40 years of PhotoForum, at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery. More >>

Annual Dunedin Hui Calls All Fringe Dwellers

Monday, 14 September 2015, 12:03 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival will host a second annual Fringe Hui event on Tuesday 15th September at 5.30pm. The event gives artists, event organisers and others from the community an opportunity to reflect on this year’s Festival and plan for the ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe 2016 Dates Announced

Monday, 18 May 2015, 3:10 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival 2016 will take place over 11 days from Thursday 3rd to Sunday 13th March. The festival dates are strategically selected to work alongside other Dunedin events as well as align with other fringe festivals around Australasia. More >>

Bumper Final Weekend for Dunedin Fringe

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 10:06 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The 2015 Dunedin Fringe Festival is in its final days but still has 30 shows packed into what will be a busy and diverse closing weekend. This year’s Festival has seen many sell out shows and the final weekend is expected to continue this trend. More >>

He Movie Star Cancels First Show in Dunedin Fringe

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 10:03 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The first showing of The Movie Star in the Festival this year has been cancelled due to technical difficulties. It was to be held at the Fortune Theatre at 6:30pm this evening. The two other shows on Friday and Saturday evening at 6:30pm are to ... More >>

Event Cancellations For Marginalia And Pick-a-Path

Tuesday, 17 March 2015, 3:47 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Two Dunedin Fringe Festival events have cancelled one of their performances, due to unforseen cirumstances. Marginala: A Fringe Celebration of a City of Literature has cancelled Point: Is Academia a Ghetto? which was to be held tonight at Morning ... More >>

Fringe Marginalia Begins Today

Monday, 16 March 2015, 12:33 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival is celebrating Dunedin's new City of Literature status this year with a four day programme of literary delights.Marginalia: A Fringe Celebration of a City of Literature brings together passionate local networks dedicated to the ... More >>

Scene 24 Event Postponement, Crossing Sounds Venue Change

Friday, 13 March 2015, 5:16 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Scene 24, a collaboration between Dunedin’s The Forgotten Guests and artist Kelly O’Shea, was originally scheduled to take place this evening at6pm. This has been postponed until tomorrow (Saturday 14th March) at the same time. The postponement ... More >>

Hundreds Enjoy Dunedin Fringe Launch

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 3:50 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The 2015 Dunedin Fringe Festival is officially underway. From today until Sunday 22nd March, artists and performers will take to Dunedin theatres, streets, galleries and public spaces to inspire, challenge and entertain audiences. More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival Club Programme Announced

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 12:04 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival has finalised its programme for the Festival Club in 2015. The Dog with Two Tails Café & Bar at 25 Moray Place is the official venue, and will be open every night during the Festival with special drink prices. Festival ... More >>

Change of Venue for Aunga

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 1:55 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The show was originally to be held in the Burlington Street Alleyway behind Les Mills but it will now take place in the basement of the Athenaeum Building. The Athenaeum basement is accessed via an alleyway opposite the First Church on Moray Place. Fringe ... More >>