September 1, 2015


Winnipeg Fringe Festival

Fringe continues record-setting pace

The Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival continued its seemingly inevitable march to a new attendance record Wednesday.

Festival organizers tallied up 9,481 tickets sold for Wednesday’s 120 performances, including 23 sold-out shows, said executive producer Chuck McEwen Thursday.

2 Ruby Knockers, 1 Jaded Dick: A Dirk Darrow Investigation is a pun-filled psychic detective caper at Venue 5, Son of Warehouse.

SUBMITTED PHOTO

2 Ruby Knockers, 1 Jaded Dick: A Dirk Darrow Investigation is a pun-filled psychic detective caper at Venue 5, Son of Warehouse.

The numbers add to Tuesday’s box-office success, which had 9,284 tickets sold for 119 shows, 20 of which were sellouts. Three of the first four days of the festival were record-setters.

The festival wraps up Sunday night.

Need some suggestions about what to see? For a complete list of reviews, click here.

You can comment on most stories on winnipegfreepress.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

Have Your Say

New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscribers only. why?

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press Subscribers only. why?

The Winnipeg Free Press does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. These terms were revised effective January 2015.

Scroll down to load more

Top