Dunedin Fringe Festival - Latest News [Page 3]

Filmmaker Florian Habicht to Headline Dunedin Pecha Kucha

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 10:42 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Fast paced, informative and creative presentations are back in Dunedin as the next Pecha Kucha Night gets underway. As part of the 2015 Dunedin Fringe Festival, the 24th Dunedin event will be held at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery on Tuesday 17th ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival Opens in One Week

Wednesday, 4 March 2015, 10:57 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival 2015 is set to launch its exciting programme of 47 events across the city in one week’s time. The Festival begins with the Polson Higgs Opening Night Showcase , live at the Regent Theatre on Wednesday 11th March from 7:30pm. ... More >>

Frank, the Mind-Reading Hotdog Cancelled From Dunedin Fringe

Friday, 27 February 2015, 5:15 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Comedian Matt Penny, AKA ‘ Frank, the Mind-Reading Hotdog’ has unfortunately had to cancel his show at the Dunedin Fringe Festival due to personal circumstances. More >>

New Home & New Logo For Dunedin Fringe

Sunday, 25 January 2015, 6:27 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Big changes are afoot at the Dunedin Fringe Festival. Managed by a charitable trust, the Fringe revealed today that it has relocated to 11 George Street; a stone’s throw from the Octagon and previous home to Gigatown Dunedin and the National Bank. ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Reveals First Programme Announcments for 2015

Friday, 19 December 2014, 3:50 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival is the world’s southernmost open-access arts festival, and returns to the city from 12th – 22nd March 2015. Over 50 performances and exhibitions will take place across Dunedin in venues ranging from theatres and bars to alleyways ... More >>

New Co-Chairs for Dunedin Fringe

Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 12:49 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Arts Trust are pleased to announce that Aaron Hawkins and Scott Muir were elected Co-Chairs of the Trust at last week's Annual General Meeting. The retirement of Warren Taylor allows the Chairs role to be updated, and follows the ... More >>

Heritage Pecha Kucha Back by Popular Demand

Wednesday, 8 October 2014, 3:32 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

After last year’s sell-out Pecha Kucha night at Toitu Otago Settler’s Museum a second Heritage-themed event returns to Toitu, Tuesday 14 October, 7.30 pm. Dunedin’s 23rd Pecha Kucha night has a focus on the city’s warehouse precinct ahead of Dunedin ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Hui & Registrations Open

Wednesday, 17 September 2014, 12:30 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival will host a Dunedin Fringe Hui on Thursday 2 October. The event will give artists and others from the community an opportunity to meet the new director, Josh Thomas, and have an informal discussion around their aspirations ... More >>

Fringe Registration Dates And Artist Funding Announced

Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 5:03 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival will be back in 2015 with another incredibly entertaining programme of artistic experimentation and any artist can be part of it. As an open access Festival we welcome all artists and all art forms. Anyone can register an ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe show "visually stunning"; "must-see"

Monday, 24 February 2014, 2:36 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Shani Dickins (Auckland) presents Demigod/half-Human Play human. Avoid taboo. Shed the primordial skin. A harrowing and provocative choreography about power, temptation, and disguise. [Watch promotional video here] More >>

Comedy, Cabaret and a Canadian Circus!

Tuesday, 14 January 2014, 5:21 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

There’s nothing like an extravaganza of comedy, cabaret and a Canadian circus to give you a new perspective on life. Back for 2014, Dunedin’s eclectic annual Fringe Festival promises a line up featuring an array of emerging talent from the local ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Festival ends with a Monster Award Ceremony

Tuesday, 26 March 2013, 12:55 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

2013 Dunedin Fringe Festival ends with a Monster Award Ceremony! The 10th Year Monster Fringe Festival ended it’s 11 day run last night with an awards ceremony that celebrated the achievements of the artist involved in the 2013 Dunedin Fringe Festival. Held ... More >>

Last days of the 10th Monster Fringe – only 40 shows to go

Wednesday, 20 March 2013, 10:30 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Fringe Festival is half way through it’s 11 day season and has already entertained thousands with a huge variety of shows ranging from contemporary dance to comedy and theatre. Festival director, Paul Smith, said he was very pleased with the response ... More >>

10th Year Monster Fringe to Launch This Evening!

Wednesday, 13 March 2013, 3:11 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Keen-eyed observers will have noticed a hive of activity in the centre of Dunedin over the past 24 hours as the 10th Year Monster Fringe moves its way in to The Octagon and transforms it into the Festival Hub, the centre of activity for the 2013 Dunedin ... More >>

Sarah Harpur Awarded BEST COMEDY at Dunedin Fringe

Monday, 4 April 2011, 10:17 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

On Sunday 27 March at a glitzy award ceremony somewhere in the Octagon, comedienne Sarah Harpur received the award for BEST COMEDY at the Dunedin Fringe Festival for her show Harpur¹s Bizarre: Immortal Combat, which is performing at the Fringe Bar ... More >>

Festival artists receive awards, gain attention

Tuesday, 30 March 2010, 1:06 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The 2010 Dunedin Fringe Festival wound up yesterday after 11 days with over 250 performances, by more than 300 artists from Dunedin, New Zealand and around the world. More >>

Renewed Festival Programme Now Taking Place

Wednesday, 24 March 2010, 3:59 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

After a successful first weekend with a number of sell-out shows, the 2010 Dunedin Fringe Festival programme has renewed itself for the final week. With a completely new line-up of events, this week sees artists from New Zealand and around the world ... More >>

Dunedin Fringe Busking Blitz Set To Surprise

Saturday, 20 March 2010, 12:28 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Three of New Zealand’s top buskers are performing in Dunedin this week as part of the Dunedin Fringe Festival’s Busking Blitz. For the first time in Dunedin Fringe history the four hour event will be held at the Otago Farmers Market from 9.00am ... More >>

Welcome To The Great Outdoors

Sunday, 28 February 2010, 1:33 pm | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Auckland-based Yes Please Theatre are delighted to present I Camping at the Fortune Theatre Studio as part of the Dunedin Fringe 2010. An original New Zealand theatre work written by Sophie Henderson and Curtis Vowell, I Camping will appeal to ... More >>

'Dunedin Fringe Festival Releases 2010 Programme'

Saturday, 13 February 2010, 11:02 am | Dunedin Fringe Festival

The Dunedin Fringe Festival, the South Island’s largest festival of experimental art, last night released the programme for its 2010 Festival to local artists and prominent Dunedinites at the Regent Theatre. More >>