January 26-29, 2017
This true Asheville Oddity offers local and imported preforming artists the opportunity to create and showcase new, unique work. Artists explore the edges of their work, collaborate across genres and bring innovative performances to culturally adventurous audiences. Every year the festival typically features a variety of artists including actors, dancers, installation artists and theatre companies, Butoh dance, puppetry, alternative theatre, modern dance, and performance art.
Part of the fun of the Asheville Fringe is visiting the fabulous, often funky arts spaces all over town that host performances, installations, and several after parties. With so many shows to choose from, it is essential to plan ahead. All shows will be performed at least twice during the four days of the festival. The full schedule of shows available after January 1, along with online ticket sales.
Pick from early and late shows at five venues: The Bebe Theatre, The Odditorium and Mothlight in West Asheville, LaZoom bus and the Toy Boat Community Art Space. Most show times are at 7 & 9 PM. Each show runs about an hour, encouraging festival goers to see two shows a night.
Buy tickets at: www.ashevillefringe.org.