Fringe Fest comes back to Erie February 2 and runs through February 24. To get you pumped for a month full of theatre, we’ve got 5 things you might not know about Fringe Fest Erie.
- This is the 5th annual Fringe Fest. There are eight Gannon productions that are performed, written or directed by Gannon students, alumni, faculty and staff.
- Local theatre organizations participate, too! Associated productions will be performed by Dramashop, All An Act, Laugh/Riot, Erie Playhouse and PACA.
- It’s affordable entertainment. Admission to individual Fringe shows on GU’s campus is $5 OR you can get a Fringe pass for only $15 and check out all eight Gannon productions.
- You’re supporting a good cause. All proceeds from Fringe Fest Erie 2015 will go to support the Schuster Theatre’s trip to Edinburgh, Scotland in 2017 to perform at the International Collegiate Theatre Festival.
- You can see your favorite professor perform. There’s a talent show (!) and the performers are Gannon faculty, staff, alumni and students.
The 5th Annual Fringe Fest Erie begins February 2. Visit gannon.edu/schustertheatre for the full schedule of events.