Open Call for introduction to Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Introduction day at EDFRINGE 2019 >>> 21.08.19 at 11AM – 4.30PM

Are you planning to or dreaming of playing at Edinburgh Festival Fringe? We are inviting Nordic artists/producers to attend an introduction day at the mother of all fringes (and the term fringe theatre, dates back to 1947) >>> The Edinburgh Festival Fringe on the 21 August 2019 11AM – 4.30PM.

(NB: 5PM – 6.30PM, Nordic Afternoon Tea at the Norwegian Consulate in Edinburgh – part of NORDIC PRESENCE initiative).


– Introduction to the festival by Nordic artists/producers with experience from the festival and also the staff of the EDfringe.
– Visit to venues (small and large scale). Experience the fast stage-shifts between shows.
– Networking


– Selected participants will be able to get an in-depth introduction about performing and preparing for a festival as EDfringe in addition to networking with colleagues from the Nordic countries.
– You need to cover your travel to Edinburgh and accommodation.
– Food/drinks and local transportation during the introduction day is covered by the organizers.

>>> SIGN UP right here <<< Deadline: 15. August 2019

Organizers: WILDTOPIA (DK) and Performing Arts Hub Norway (NO) with support from Danish Arts Foundation, Embassy of Denmark in United Kingdom, The Norwegian Embassy in London, Embassy of Iceland in London, Embassy of Sweden in London, The Royal Norwegian Consulate General in Edinburgh, From Start to Finnish, New Nordics – a festival celebrating new Nordic Plays in London March 2020.

This initiative is a part of NORDIC PRESENCE – a collaboration between Nordic performing arts organization navigating Edinburgh 2019.