An 11-day celebration of dance, music, theatre, and visual arts, the Out of the Loop Fringe Festival features performances by artists and companies from around the country. Performances are held at the Addison Theatre and Conference Centre on the Main Stage, in the Studio Theatre and the Stone Cottage. The 2016 Festival is produced by Terry Martin, Producing Artistic Director of WaterTower Theatre, and Co-Producer Kelsey Leigh Ervi. The Festival is sponsored, in part, by The Town of Addison and the Texas Commission on the Arts.
Over the past 15 years, WaterTower Theatre has hosted more than 120 artists and companies in its nationally acclaimed fringe festival. Now recognized as one of the most important fringe festivals in the country, the Out of the Loop Fringe Festival has been instrumental in providing a forum for new works, new artists and emerging voices in the arts. Sponsored, in part, by the Town of Addison and the Texas Commission on the Arts.
Twenty-three artists and/or performing arts organizations will participate in this year’s Festival: Angie Bolling, Avant Chamber Ballet, Cattle Prod, Dallas Neo-Classical Ballet, Dance Linkages, Diana Sheehan, Ebony Stewart, Front Line Cabaret, Glass Half Full Theatre, Ian Ferguson, Ian Mead Moore, Goat Song Collective, Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy, It Ain’t Shakespeare, Jeff Lankov, Junior Players, Kris Noteboom, Lone Star Circus, One Word Revolution, Rite of Passage Theatre Company, Shakespeare Dallas, Vox Productions, and WaterTower Theatre.
Single tickets to all events go on sale Feb. 9. Festival Passes, now on sale, include one admission to each Festival event and are $65. WaterTower Theatre subscribers receive $10 off each Festival pass. Individual ticket prices for each event are $10. Lobby performances are free. Loop passholders may make reservations starting February 2, 2016