Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Capital Fringe Festival Starts Next Week

I Found That the Sun Will Rise Tomorrow opens Capital Fringe, July 7th

From our friends at Capital Fringe...

Next Week: Capital Fringe Festival, July 7-31

Hi, meet (Capital) Fringe next week! Filling the city with non-stop theater, dance, music, visual art and everything in-between, Fringe will energize and excite audiences this year.

Hi, I’m Fringe (The Capital Fringe Festival)
July 7-31
Meet Fringe and celebrate D.C.’s creative community with over 130 productions in 20 venues across D.C. Performances range from Shakespeare adaptations to musical theatre and opera. The Logan Fringe Arts Space will be the Festival’s hub with performances and the Fringe Arts Bar. Find our other venues in Trinidad, H Street, NE and Downtown DC!

Capital Fringe Festival Awards Ceremony
Logan Fringe Arts Space
July 24 at 8 PM
Come together with audiences and artists to celebrate another successful and entertaining Capital Fringe Festival! At the award ceremony, the Pick of the Fringe Audience Awards and Director’s Award will be presented to extraordinary artists of the Festival. Fringe is also expanding their awards this year to include two new awards given to those making a difference in the D.C. independent art scene: Community Connector and the Medal of Epic-ness.

Fringe Festival Passes:
Single tickets are $17, plus a one-time purchase of a $7 Fringe button. Multi-show passes range from $30 to $350. Tickets are on sale now.

Tickets can be purchased through three different methods:
• Theatre venues (although it is suggested to buy tickets in advance, since many shows sell out)
• Call: (866) 811-4111
• Tickets, passes, button and Fringe t-shirts can be purchased online

Social Media:
Follow all of the Capital Fringe activities on social media with #capfringe16
Twitter: @capitalfringe
Snapchat: Capital Fringe

About Capital Fringe:
At Capital Fringe our focus is on expanding audience’s appetites for independent theatre, music, art, dance and unclassifiable forms of live performance and visual art. Capital Fringe is a catalyst for cultural and community development, and a destination that brings artists and audiences together. Capital Fringe thrives on amplifying the vibrancy of DC’s independent arts community and enriches the lives of those who reside, work and visit here.

As a non-profit business Capital Fringe is made possible by: Reva and David Logan Foundation, Nora Roberts Foundation, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, The City Fund, Dallas Morse Coors Foundation, Prince Charitable Trust, Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, Share Fund of the Community Foundation for the National Capital Region, MARPAT Foundation, DC Public Library Foundation, PNC Bank, Fringe Board of Directors and Fringe individual donors and members.