Teen Fringe

The Toronto Fringe welcomes teens this summer to sing, dance and act at TEEN FRINGE!
No auditions required, limited spots.
Apply now: https://fringetoronto.com/get-involved/youth/teen-fringe

How do I apply THIS YEAR?

Teen Fringe 2019 runs July 8 - 12, 2019 with a live performance on July 13th.

Applications for Teen Fringe 2019 are now open. Please fill out this application form.

Please note, we welcome and encourage applications from people with accessibility needs. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. All Teen Fringe participants must be between 12-17 years old and have their parent or guardian’s permission.

How much does it cost?

Teen Fringe training costs $300 for each young artist accepted to the program, payable upon admission into the program.

Please note that bursaries may be available for any participants that may not have access to funds for the program. We highly encourage any and all young artists to apply despite the program fee.

What is Teen Fringe?

Teen Fringe is a youth arts initiative for teens aged 12-17. The program was created by the Toronto Fringe in partnership with Scadding Court Community Centre and Edge of the Sky, the creative team from the award-winning Wexford Gleeks and the Fringe hits Summerland, The Fence, and Blood Ties.

The program's first year took place during the 2017 Toronto Fringe Festival and invited young artists to train with leading professionals in acting, singing and dancing. These young artists then formed a youth ensemble and took the stage at the closing night performance of Edge of the Sky’s 2017 Toronto Fringe Production, True North Mixtape.

The Teen Fringe program includes: