Presented by The Wilbury Theatre Group, FRINGEPVD is Providence’s 1st Annual Fringe Festival, bringing over 50 performing and visual artists from Providence, Boston, New York, and beyond together in over 30 performances in 5 venues from July 23-26.
The festival is open to anyone who wants to produce their own show. For some, it’s a once-a-year opportunity to create a show; for professional companies, it can be an opportunity to try something new. All shows are accepted.
FringePVD presents a range of high-quality contemporary arts, to:
-Support the artists (local, national & international) who create this work;
-Challenge, stimulate, entertain, and educate the diverse audiences who see that work;
-Provide opportunities for Providence-based artists in such a way as to lead to the continued growth and health of the local and regional performing arts community;
-Engage fully in the global dialogue and global community surrounding this kind of work.
Overall, FringePVD is meant to present the world’s most cutting-edge, high-quality artists, amplifying the vibrancy of Providence as a renowned cultural destination and an unparalleled place to live, work, and visit.
Call (401)400-7100 for more information regarding the event.
About The Wilbury Theatre Group: Founded in 2010, The Wilbury Group produces the work of today’s greatest and edgiest writers, augmented by the occasional production of modern classics. The Wilbury’s work is marked by their emphasis on excellence in acting and design, a less-is-more aesthetic, and a commitment to creating an immersive audience experience with every production.
As the official resident theatre company in the historic Trinity Square Theater at the Southside Cultural Center since 2013, The Wilbury Group is committed to providing a diverse and evolving community with affordable access to the performing arts through our Education program, public outreach programs, and our continued professional productions of cutting-edge theatre from around the world.
Featured image from Providence Daily Dose.