Fringe After Hours

Fringe After Hours

At the end of each day of Fringe, join us for Channel Fringe Hard Hitting Action News, followed by themed after hour events! After hours kicks off around 10pm each night.

Friday, June 3rd

Fringe Opening Night60 second previews!
Every production gets exactly 60-seconds on the Outdoor Stage to pitch their shows!

Week 1- Make New Friends

Saturday, June 4th


With costumes, wigs, and back-up dancers flocking to your every lyric, this is not your ordinary Karaoke – it’s Fringe-A-Oke!

Sunday, June 5th

Fringe Unplugged

The acoustic stylings of local musicians light the flame of this sweet and easy evening.

Tuesday, June 7th

Everyone’s An Artist Night

Join us for Arts & Crafts and Artist-Priced Craft Cocktails… and a secret show!

Wednesday, June 8th

Fringe Olympics

Teams of artists, patrons, and volunteers go for the gold in various Feats of Fringe between acts of alternative performance art: Yay! SportsBall! with local artist, Paul Strickland.

Thursday, June 9th

Artist Speed Dating

Artists rotate to meet Patrons and pitch their shows over a series of very short “dates.” Ding! Followed by a screening of “On the Fringe,” a new indie documentary film.

Friday, June 10th


Mirrorballs, Makeup, Glitter & Gold. Dancing at the Discothèque, you can be the boldest expression of yourself.

Saturday, June 11th

Fringe Prom “It was the 90’s” & Encore Announcements

“Hit Me Baby One More Time” with that sweet 90s nostalgia. We’ll dance and crown our June 18th Encore Performances at 11pm.

Sunday, June 12th


Celebrate FringeFandom with Creative Cosplay and Fringe D&D LIVE, a Table Top Roleplaying Adventure with an Audience!

Week 2 – Make New Art

Monday, June 13th

24-Hour Theatre Festival Commencement

Writers, dreamers, and makers of theatre begin crafting new work to be performed 24-hours later. We’ll meet at Know Theatre at 9pm and walk across the bridge to Falcon Theatre for a lock-in style, all-nighter in the name of collaboration and live performance.

Tuesday, June 14th

24-Hour Theatre Festival Performance

Experience the world premiere of brand new work! Created in collaboration over the last 24 hours. A co-production of Cincy Fringe & Falcon Theatre

Wednesday, June 15th

Everyone’s an Artist Night

We’ll be playing Jason Donovan trivia! It’s weird. It’s fun. You’ll see?

Thursday, June 16th

Improv Jam

A late night, improvisational extravaganza of completely unscripted material on Know Theatre’s MainStage. Come say “Yes and!” with us!

Friday, June 17th

Cold Drinks. Cool People. Bad Music.

Hang out in the beer garden and listen to a selection of Paul Stickland’s World Class Collection of Objectively Awful Songs!

Saturday, June 18th

Closing Night Party & Pick of the Fringe Awards

We’ll give the Cincy Fringe one last “Hurrah!” and announce the 6 Pick of the Fringe Awards: Audience Pick, Digital Audience Pick, Critics’ Pick, Full Frontal Pass Holders’ Pick, Artists’ Pick, and Producer’s Pick.

Fringe Con DnD Live

Sunday, June 12

We’ll be playing a Fringe-specific table top roleplaying game live for an audience of Fringe fans!

No Dungeons and Dragon experience necessary: our gamemasters will help guide you along the way.

Sign up to play here!

Fringe Olympics

Wednesday, June 8

Join a team to compete in Feats of Fringe for the glory of having your team name inscribed in permanent marker on the official Fringe Trophy!


Saturday, June 4 & Wednesday, June 15

It’s karaoke, Fringe Style.