Photo: Tobias Penner

Returning for a ninth year, the Ventnor Fringe continues to develop as one of the UK’s fastest growing fringe festivals with more than 70 shows and hundreds of performers signed up to take part in the week long celebration from 7th-12th August 2018.

At the forefront of Ventnor’s emerging cultural scene for nearly a decade, the Fringe transforms the town with performances and events taking place in every conceivable space. From improvised hip hop in a Laundrette to a rooftop cellist concert, a 1930’s Parisian ‘Book Bus’ to secret venues hosting some of London’s most exciting new spoken word acts.

Audience member can choose which ticketed events to see or simply explore the many events that make up the Free Fringe.

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The Fringe is organised by the Ventnor Exchange, an arts organisation which has also run a theatre, craft beer bar and record store in the town since 2014. In was recently described by the Darren Henley, CEO of the Arts Council as ‘a brilliant cultural hub firmly embedded in its community…’

Tickets for events are now on sale from or by calling the box office on 01983 716767.

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