2017 Submissions Now Open!

2017 MKE Fringe Fest Accepting Submissions Call for artist submissions and announcing performance dates Milwaukee Fringe Festival, the region’s city-wide performing and visual arts festival, announces performing dates for the 2017 event at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday August 26th and Sunday August 27th, 2017. The festival will accept submissions for performing and visual artists of all kinds interested in participating in the event starting Thursday, February 16, 2017. You can check out the Submissions Page for all the info. Milwaukee Fringe Festival will provide live Read More …

An Open Letter to 2017 Participants

  An open letter to potential participants in the 2017 Fringe Festival. We love the arts. We love the arts so much that our small staff of producers has volunteered countless hours and dedicated unlimited energy to create something truly unique and special with the performing and visual arts communities. We do all of this for free and even donate our own money to ensure the Milwaukee Fringe Festival exists, and the future of our arts can flourish. We’re not bragging – far from it, but we do want you Read More …

Fringe Submissions Start Feb. 15th!!

The inaugural MKE Fringe Fest will feature theatre, dance, music, visual arts and plenty of excitement.  We are excited to open submissions to the public on February 15th, 2016.  Here are some guidelines so you know what we are looking for from the arts community! Submissions Guidelines for the 2016 Fringe Fest Your submission does not need to be the specific show you would perform at the MKE Fringe Fest, but a genuine example of your style, technique, medium, or artistic ability so we can determine the right fit for Read More …