Fringe Festival Artists

The 2022 Philadelphia Fringe Festival Runs September 8 – October 2

Registration for the 2022 Fringe Festival Opens April 1 on

The Philadelphia Fringe Festival, presented by FringeArts, is a month-long performing arts celebration taking over Philadelphia in September and boasting hundreds of performances and events by local, national and international artists.

The Philly Fringe utilizes the Open Access BYOVenue model for artists. All registered artists are automatically approved into the festival, and are responsible for securing a venue and self-producing their events. FringeArts offers support through marketing, workshops, one-on one producing consultations, ticket management, and more.

There are many factors to consider before registering for the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. The pages linked below will take you to important artist resource pages. Please review these helpful tools before registration.

For questions about the Fringe Festival and artist support, you can contact Independent Artist Programs Manager April Rose at

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Festival Artist Opportunities


PAC Center Rehearsal Retreats in Swarthmore

The Park Avenue Community Center in Swarthmore is offering deeply discounted rehearsal space to artists preparing for the 2022 Philadelphia Fringe Festival!

Each month, 4 artists/groups may have access to 60 hours of rehearsal time for a flat fee of $300 a month
Spaces are available to artist Weeknights 7 pm – 10 pm, Saturdays 10 am – 10 pm and Sundays 4:00 pm – 10 pm in June, July and August

Applications for June Session Due – Monday, May 2, 2022
Applications for July Session Due – Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Applications for August Session Due – Friday, July 1, 2022

Important Documents for Fringe Festival Artists

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