See five new shows at Fresh Meat before the festival closes on Saturday, October 19th.
Fresh Meat 8 is a feast of experimental theatre, comedy and performance art—10.10.19 to 10.19.19 at Arts Court
It’s a feast of short plays, and ideas for plays, and this year the festival is opening over Thanksgiving weekend at Arts Court.
Showtimes are at 7:30pm and 9pm both nights.
Theatre makers vie for title of “Ottawa’s best theatre company” at the annual Theatre Challenge—03.27.19
Each group is given only 48 hours to come up with an original idea, rehearse, and perform a new piece of theatre.
A show which earned tons of buzz at the Ottawa Fringe Festival is being remounted for two nights.
The juried prize is for the best anglophone and francophone theatre performed in Ottawa.
Brenda Dunn: “This one’s selling out due to much deserved buzz.”
David Currie: “Painfully funny… 70 minutes of uncomfortable delight.”
AL Connors’ new show premiered at the Ottawa Fringe Festival last weekend. DJ Detective is playing until Sunday June 18, 2017.
Brenda Dunn: “There’s a lot of happy head bobbing and not all of it due to the beats.”
Julia Bueneman: “It’s funny, quirky and awkward while simultaneously being informative and comically insightful.”
Ottawa’s largest theatre festival opens tonight. See our picks for opening night.
The 21st Ottawa Fringe Festival runs from June 7–18, 2017 at downtown venues including Arts Court Theatre, La Nouvelle Scène and the University of Ottawa.
In short, The Gladstone is the busiest theatre in Ottawa. Resident companies and guests will produce 12 shows for their 2017–18 season.
A hub for independent theatre, The Gladstone has hired its first manager. The venue – which had long been run by volunteers – is entering an exciting period of growth and looking toward its 10th anniversary season.