AUGUST 17-27, 2017
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN
6 shows over 11 days : Application Fee $560.00
3 shows over 5 days : Application Fee $350.00
CLOSING DATE: FEBRUARY 28, 2017
'First Come, First Served"
New in 2017 -
- International performers, solo acts and shows with small casts and minimal props, can apply to do 3 shows over 5 days.
- Application fee $350.00
- Shows will take place in one theatre only - the Indy Eleven Theatre at the IndyFringe building
- First come, First served until slots are filled.
A Raucous, Rollicking Celebration!
The IndyFringe Festival explodes around Mass Ave for 11 days every August!
The festival presents every imaginable genre of live theatre: comedy, drama, dance, cabaret, music and musicals, multimedia!
Shows must be a minimum of 45 minutes. Each performer gets six shows over eleven days.
International performers, solo acts and shows with small casts and minimal props, can apply to do 3 shows over 5 days in the Indy Eleven Theatre operated by IndyFringe.
The 2016 IndyFringe Festival featured 54 shows on seven stages, plus dozens of Short Fringe shows
Short Fringe - Experimental theatre at its fringiest! 15 minute shows. Open to Festival performing groups and independent local artists.
With acts from L.A. to Louisville, the Big Apple to Australia, our 12th annual fringe festival attracted an audience of almost 20,000.
All theatres are on or near Massachusetts Avenue in the Arts & Theatre district of downtown Indianapolis. Theatres are within a five minute walk of each other.
Theatres include Theatre on the Square (2 stages), ComedySportz (1 stage), The Phoenix Theatre (2 stages), IndyFringe (2 stages) and Firefighter's Union Hall (1 stage)
Download the 2016 Fringe Guide for a taste of the fringiest side of Indy!