What is Teen Fringe?
Teen Fringe is a youth arts initiative for teens aged 12-17, inviting young artists to train with leading professionals in acting, singing and dancing. This program is a partnership with the Toronto Fringe and Edge of the Sky, the creative team from the award-winning Wexford Gleeks and Fringe hits Summerland, The Fence, and Blood Ties.
Artistic Director: Ann Merriam, Edge of the Sky
Coaches: Shannon Hamilton (Drama), Jeff Newberry (Music), Nicko Giannakos (Dance)
Video Production: Eric Andrews
The 2021 Teen Fringe program includes:
- A virtual Meet and Greet session for participants on Thursday, July 15 at 2:30 to 3:30pm prior to the program start date.
- 5 days of training with leading theatre, music and dance professionals from Monday, July 19 to Friday, July 23 from 9am to 12:30pm daily via Zoom.
- A final performance and Q&A session with participants to be livestreamed as part of Toronto Fringe’s “Primetime” programming, scheduled for Friday, July 30 from 2 to 3pm.
Deadline to apply: Applications are now closed.