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Minnesota Fringe 2012 : August 2 - August 12 : Minneapolis + St. Paul

For the press

2012 press kit

All the basic information for the 2012 Minnesota Fringe Festival in one handy PDF.

To request press accreditation, please email press@fringefestival.org.

2012 press FAQ

  • Name: Minnesota Fringe Festival (first reference), Minnesota Fringe or Fringe
  • Dates: Thursday, August 2 through Sunday, August 12, 2012
  • Shows: 165 different productions
  • Running time: All shows no more than 60 minutes
  • 2012 is the 19th anniversary
  • Web site: fringefestival.org
  • Location: 15 stages in Minneapolis-St. Paul
  • Tickets: $12 plus $4 admission button; kids’ tickets (12 and under) are $5 and don’t require a button; multi-show passes available. Tickets on sale July 1 from OvationTix at (866) 811-4111 or at fringefestival.org and at the box office 30 minutes before performance.
  • About us: Minnesota Fringe is an annual performing arts festival in Minneapolis-St. Paul. For eleven days, over a thousand artists present works in every discipline and genre. No one selects the participating shows. Instead, a lottery determines which of nearly 400 applicants win production slots in the festival.

Visit our year-round website for more press information and downloads.