Fringe Events!

July 8 Central Library Teaser

6:00-8:00pm
Central Public Library

Come enjoy several short teasers of this year's Fringe shows at the downtown KC Central Public Library! Also a good time to pick up a program and buy a button!

Some of the artists that will be there include Mighty Mo Combo, Poet-Tree with Teen Fringe, SilverNoir, Magic Cabaret, and Right Between the Ears!

July 12th Visual Arts Opening

2:00-5:00pm
Union Station Grand Hall

Join Fringe and it's incredibly talented Visual Artists in the Grand Hall of Union Station for the opening of our main Visual Arts gallery!

This will also be your first chance to check out Fringe 411 and Boutique! After you've perused the beautiful artwork upstairs, head down to the theatre level of Union Station to buy Fringe tickets, punch cards, or all access passes, and look at our shiny new Boutique section, which will have jewelry, fashion, and more on sale from our Visual Artists!

July 16th Opening Night Party!

7:00-11:00pm
Heartland Forum Crown Center

The best way to dive into Fringe is to attend the opening night party! This is where the public will have an opportunity to sample 2 minute teasers of many festival performances and offerings.

We roll out the red carpet at 5:30pm for the Fringe Walk and teasers begin at 7:00pm.

This event is free to the public and parking is available in the Crown Center parking lot.

Late Night on the Fringe

July 17th, 18th, 23rd, 24th, and 25th
10:30pm-Midnight

The Westport Flea Market (Front Room)

Fringe likes to stay up late! Join us after hours for Late Night on the Fringe, the ultimate party destination! Hang out with the artists, crew, and volunteers during these free performances and parties.

Free admission with your Fringe Button.

Best of Fringe

Want to see the most popular shows at Fringe? The event with the best average attendance at each venue will receive a bonus performance at that venue on Sunday, July 26. Come back on closing day to catch the hottest shows at Fringe, then join us for the big closing party at Just Off Broadway Theatre.

The Best of Fringe schedule will be announced at midnight Saturday, July 25 at Late Night and here on our website.

Best of Schedule:

1:30pm
Unicorn Jerome Stage

2:00pm
Arts Asylum
The Fishtank
Just Off Broadway

3:00pm
Union Station City Stage
Paul Mesner Puppets

3:30pm
Bolender Center
Musical Theatre Heritage
Unicorn Levin Stage

4:30pm
The Living Room
Phosphor Studio
Westport Coffee House

5:00pm
Buffalo Room

July 26th Closing Night Party

6:00pm
Just Off Broadway

Celebrate the end of another great Fringe at our closing night part! It's a great place to say goodbye to all the artists and thank our volunteers for all their hard work during Fringe. Plus, hear the exciting announcement of the top shows of the 2015 KC Fringe and enjoy some food and drink on us!