Fringe with Benefits is a community of supporters dedicated to strengthen relationships between adventurous artists and adventurous audiences. Member support enables us to further our mission, present special events and new programming, and celebrate the performing arts as a community.
A one-year membership provides additional access and community connections to our most dedicated supporters. Memberships* in 2018 cost $400** include a tax-deductible portion of $125 as well as the following benefits:
|Couple Fight : Best Of - The #1 selling show in the 2017 Minnesota Fringe Festival, and a top seller from 2015 and 2016, Couple Fight will present a compilation of their best bickering at the Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater on Cheap Date Night™ and Valentine’s Day.||One ticket included with membership, and the ability to purchase a second ticket at a discounted rate -and-
Two drinks on Fringe (February 12) -or- Bowl with the cast after the show on Fringe (February 14)
|February 12, 2018
February 14, 2018
|Drafts & Draughts - Surly Brewing and Minnesota Fringe are teaming up to bring innovation and community commitment together in a works-in-progress showcase. Enjoy short drafts of performances in various stages of development while sharing Surly draughts at the brewery space.||Advanced announcement of evening line up
Surly beer and pizza on Fringe
|April 9, 2018
June 18, 2018
|Five Fifths - Fringe’s Annual Fundraiser||One ticket included with membership, and the ability to purchase a second ticket at a discounted rate||May 7, 2018|
|Early Festival Access||Access the Festival website to peruse shows and make reservations||June 29, 2018|
|Festival VIP Pass||Access to any show, on any day, at any time, in any venue during the 2018 Minnesota Fringe Festival||August 2-12, 2018|
|Special Fringe with Benefits Button||Created especially for members, this button will still allow you to access year-round theater deals and discounts||Summer, 2018|
|Private Facebook Group (optional)||Chat with fellow Fringe’rs to share show insights, early access to preview night lists, get quick answers from and easy access to Fringe staff in our members-only forum.||Invitation sent with membership confirmation|
*Memberships are renewable on the anniversary date of purchase.
**Memberships can be paid for in 12 monthly installments of $35, which includes a $20 convenience fee.