Sydney Fringe celebrates its 10th anniversary this year with a diverse program of performance, music, theatre, comedy, visual art, film, dance, circus, literature and poetry.
More than 342 shows will be offered including 120 world premieres, 129 Australian premieres and a further 38 Sydney premieres across 1360 performance sessions.
Fringe launches with FRINGE IGNITE, the Festival’s official opening party on 1 September. In partnership with Kings Street Crawl it will fill the entire length of Newtown’s King Street with live music catering for all ages. The line-up includes D.C Cross, Darby, Elizabeth Fader, Kesmar, Lady King, Little Quirks, Ross Tipper, Taj Ralph, The Good Boys, The Van Demons, with more to be announced.
In celebration of Fringe’s roots, the Newtown precinct returns in 2019 and continues to be activated throughout the month of September. Fringe will present new opportunities as well as amplify annual offerings with over 192 events across 22 inner-west venues, highlighting the precinct and filling local businesses, shopfronts and bars with live music and comedy.