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

Teen Fringe is a new 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:

How do I apply?

Applications for Teen Fringe 2019 will open in Spring 2019.

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 $250 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.