About the Festival

Your Couch is Making You Small...SHIFT YOUR FOCUS at FringeNYC!

Ever feel like your couch is making you small? Come to FringeNYC and shift your focus away from the television, smart phone, video game, and everything that shrinks your world. GET BIG with 187 shows in 19 downtown Manhattan venues.

The New York International Fringe Festival (FringeNYC) is the largest multi-arts festival in North America and features drama, comedy, dance, puppetry, clown/masque, multi-media, solo shows, vaudeville, poetry, and more! At only $15 per advance ticket, your sure to find fabulous ways to fill the last precious days of summer in the city. Then enjoy the FREE FringeAL FRESCO, FringeU, FringeCLUB and FringeART events to really SHIFT YOUR FOCUS. Learn more at