The Fringe Blog

Square

Alex Engel Takes The Cake

Artist Services Manager Alex Engel is the newest fulltime member of the Capital Fringe staff. Even though she only became a bona fide Fort Fringe dweller last January, Engel brings a lot to the table with her sunny attitude, global Fringe experience and penchant for baking.

Square

A Monday Night to Remember

The Baldacchino Gypsy Tent Bar and the Festival Box Office will open for business on Monday, June 17 2013. To commemorate the official start of our summer season, Capital Fringe is hosting the Fringe Pair Up Pass Day and Party for patrons new and old.

Square

Capital Fringe Volunteers Work for the Perks

The Capital Fringe Festival's Volunteer Coordinator Alison Ehrenreich shows her appreciation for all of our helpful volunteers and encourages others to sign up and get the opportunity to work and enjoy the Capital Fringe experience.

Square

Derek Jones, Jack of All Trades

There are many familiar faces who return to work with us every summer. Among those Capital Fringe veterans is jack of all trades Master Electrician Derek Jones, who is experiencing his third summer Festival this year.

Square

The Walls of Baldacchino

Since the Baldacchino Gypsy Tent Bar's opening is six days away, we decided to go check out the creation and progress of the Capital Fringe Festival's hotspot located right at Fort Fringe.

Square

The Midas Mural: The Golden Arts

With the Capital Fringe Festival Preview 18 days away, we decided to check out some of the artwork at Fort Fringe, and discover the mystery of what has been called "The Abandoned Building". Mystery turned to artwork!

Square

Taste(s) of Europe

As the Festival approaches, Capital Fringe will highlight businesses participating in our Fringe Button Discount program. Two new discounts you can take advantage of in July during the summer Festival are at European-inspired restaurants Cafe Saint Ex and Fado Irish Pub.

Square

Don't Rain on My Parade

Capital Fringe production team gets to work constructing the inner details of the Baldacchino Gypsy Tent Bar.

Square

Box Office Mojo

A Capital Fringe staff interview with Box Office Managers Paul Cawood and Nathan Renner-Johnson.

Square

Buttons and Yogurts and Cards, Oh my!

As the Festival approaches, Capital Fringe will highlight the businesses participating in our Fringe Button Discount program. Two new discounts you can take advantage of in July during the summer Fringe Festival are at nifty gift shop Pulp(Non)Fiction and froyo funhouse Mr. Yogato.

Square

Tuesday Tent Day

Three fully raised tents now stand triumphant in the parking lot adjacent to Fort Fringe, but it took a lot of effort to get them there.

Square

June Fringe Artist Interview: Shaina Lynn

Shaina Lynn is a solo performer from Alexandria, Va. who is premiering her production, "Bayou Blues", at Jin Lounge as part of this summer's Fringe Festival.

All Entries Announcements Artist Interviews

Sustaining Sponsors

Logo Logo Logo Logo