A massive thank you to Hannah Nicklin for making this lovely video.
An evening that really had to be seen to be appreciated, the Forest Fringe was like tumbling down the rabbit hole – initially totally confusing, but once I left my reservations behind, and just gave into the madness. It was a novel, unique and memorable evening. If ever the Fringe crew are back in town, I suggest you leave any expectations of normality at the door and get involved.
What was it like?Like being a kid, let loose in a sweet shop full of tantalising choices… Much better than sweets. You can gorge on Forest Fringe and never get sick, or tired of the flavours.
In London on the 2 & 3 April we’ll be working with our long-time supporters BAC, using a dizzying array of spaces scattered across the beautiful Old Town Hall in Battersea.In Glasgow on the 16 & 17 April we’ll be with The Arches in their epic subterranean maze of railway arches beneath Central Station.In Swansea on the 24 & 25 April we’ll be sharing an unusual space with National Theatre Wales’ Assembly programme as part of their month of events in the city.And Finally in Bristol on the 8 & 9 May we’ll be helping launch the brilliant Mayfest by taking over the whole of Bristol’s legendary Old Vic Theatre, from stages to workshops to backstage corridors and other hidden corners of the building.
Hello friends, We are seeking an amazing team of volunteers to help us run the venue for this year’s festival. As you may know, this is our 10th year of running Forest Fringe in Edinburgh so we hope it will be a special one. Volunteers will be expected to undertake front of house and box […]
Hello friends, This summer Forest Fringe will be 10 years old. I know, we were as surprised as you are, but we checked and it’s actually true. Ten Edinburgh Festivals ago Forest Fringe emerged from out of the dust and optimism and mismatched chairs of the Forest Café’s beautiful former church on Bristo Place as […]