Gothenburg Fringe reaches for new heights with ‘The Opening’

On Thursday 23 August at 17:00 hrs, the third edition of Gothenburg Fringe will launch with a mouth-watering event, which performance art fans around the city dare not miss. The Opening is more than just a festival inauguration. We would like to invite you to celebrate the development of an area, visions and especially the opening of a national treasure - Gathenhielmska Huset. The site-specific performance on Stigbergstorget includes original music by String Theory Harp together with music and story concept from the film script Frozen Waterfall by Isabel Lagos and Kalle Leander. It will be performed by String Theory Harp together with Swedish opera singers and actors. We are very happy welco

Get more bang for your buck with our new Fringe Pass

In exactly four weeks, the full programme of Gothenburg Fringe 2018 will be underway, with an incredible variety of shows to enjoy across the city. We understand it can sometimes be difficult to select which shows to enjoy in advance, so we'll try to help by introducing Fringe Passes for the first time this year. The Fringe pass offers you four pre-selected shows to enjoy in interesting venues, ensuring you get a full taste of what Gothenburg Fringe has to offer for a 25% discount on the normal ticket price. Here are the four passes you have to choose from. Fringe Friday at Draken Friday's Fringe Pass focuses on the entertainment at Draken, featuring two theatre pieces, a musical performance

Full programme and tickets released!

In exactly 7 weeks, Gothenburg Fringe 2018 will set off an explosion of creativity across the city and now you can ensure you have a seat for the best shows in town. From Thursday 23 August until Monday 27 August, over 150 performances and events will take place in unusual spaces and traditional theatre venues. Welcome to our colourful palette of comedy, dance, theatre, art, music, performance, film, circus and poetry - you name it. Check out the entire list of performers and events, divided by genre, each with a performance description, including venue and times, in the programme here. Then head over to our ticketing website billetto to secure your tickets here. #art4everyone #shows #gbgfri

We want you! Join us as a Volunteer

Gothenburg Fringe 2018 is fast approaching. All our performers have a place to perform on 23-27 August, tickets are about to go on sale and now we're on the hunt for volunteers to help us make our festival the best in town. If the idea of being part of an explosion of creativity in our great city, where you'll help with cutting-edge performances in unique and unexpected places sounds good to you, then come right this way. Right now we are looking for people who like to help us with our festival in the following areas: •Venue management (hosting audiences, artists and ticket sales) •Light and sound •Media and marketing •Artist liaison (information and contact) •Making the festival unforgettab


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