Welcome to our Artist Resources page! Below, you will find information about registering for the Philadelphia Fringe Festival, opportunities for independent artists, any open calls for artists, and more. 

For questions about the Fringe Festival and artist support, you can contact Fringe Festival Coordinator, April Rose at

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 2020 Fringe Festival Artist Deadlines

 The 2020 Fringe Festival will run September 10 – October 4.

Monday, February 3 – Venue Registration Open on
Venue managers can now register their venues to be listed in the Philadelphia Fringe Festival database! Simply make an account and add your venue.

Monday, March 2 – Monday, June 1 – Artist Registration Open on
Create an account on Eventotron, and submit your registration for the 2020 Fringe Festival!

Monday, June 8 – Step 1: Artist/Company Profile Due
Create your artist profile to be featured on our FringeArts App

Monday June, 15 – Step 2: Fringe Festival Guide Listing Due
Create your Fringe Festival Guide listing and submit your venue, dates, and times to be featured in the Festival Guide and online.

Monday, July 13 – Step 3: Marketing, Web, PR Due
Create your web page by submitting additional images, a long description of your show, and any content considerations.

Monday, August 3 – Step 4: W-9 & Insurance Due
Submit your proof of insurance and necessary tax docs in order to receive box office income.

Monday, October 12 – Step 5: Reconciliation, Box Office & Survey Due
You did it! Time for some post Festival reconciliation! Submit your attendance numbers and answer a few questions about participating in the 2020 Festival.

2020 Registration Options

Prices and options have been updated for participating in the 2020 Fringe Festival.
Take a look at the types of registrations that are available! 

$50 Digital Fringe Works

$200 Gallery Installations (non-ticketed with drop in gallery hours)

$300 Performances & Events

$250 Workshops & Classes

$90 One Night Only Performances

$120 FringeACCESS Performances & Events (limited availability for FringeACCESS members. Contact for details) 

All Registered Fringe Festival presentations receive 

  • Listing on FringeArts website
  • Listing in Fringe Festival Guide
  • Listing on FringeArts App
  • Year-long FringeArts Artist Membership
  • Artist Rush Passes for entire artistic team
  • Access to Events and Opportunities exclusively for Fringe Festival Artists
  • Print and digital marketing resources based on registration category
  • Box Office Services for ticketed events and workshop
  • Access to one on one support from FringeArts staff

Full details and registration options available in 2020 Artist Manual


Workshops + Events

Throughout the year, we’ll be updating this page with upcoming artist happy hours, office hours with April Rose, and other workshops and events for artists to attend.

Fringe 101 & Artist Mixer with Fringe Festival Coordinator 

Thursday, February 27 at 6:30pm 

Before registration opens for the 2020 Fringe Festival, come meet our Fringe Festival Coordinator to hear all about the changes for 2020, learn about the new registration platform, and have all of your Fringe Festival questions answered. 

Whether you have participated for years, or are a festival newcomer, you will want to attend this presentation and mixer.

2019 Resources

To download: Right click any of the documents below
and “save target as” or “save link as.”

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