Performers and supporters have waved goodbye to a Fringe which organisers think the city should be proud of.
While trying to bolster Dunedin's comedy scene, a Christchurch comedian has had a Fringe Festival of nightmares.
Comedian Eli Matthewson, from Auckland, talks with us ahead of his show A Inconvenient Poof
As Fringe has its final blowout this weekend, the talk on the street is about the festival attracting more established acts.
A queer Pacific art movement has made its way to Dunedin to occupy gallery space during the Fringe.
Pax Assadi talks to us about his upcoming comedy show
Performers Victoria Bernard (26, front) and Fern Stoddart (16) provide a mesmerising entrance to Fringe show Elemental on the rocks outside the St Clair Hot Salt Water Pool in Dunedin last night.
Last night, Elemental transformed a seaside scene into a mythical wonderland, writes reviewer Jono Edwards.
For many visiting performers, Dunedin Fringe Festival is all about the hustle.
Grappling with the issues of suicide and depression can be emotionally exhausting.
Louise Beuvink (27), Auckland, ‘‘Ladylike: A Modern Guide to Etiquette’’.
The title is alluring: Pretty Little Confessions. You think of getting the inside story on something deliciously shocking, or sharing in a cosily intimate revelation that will comfort you with the...
Forgoing a Saturday show may be a dubious financial decision for a visiting comedian, but rugby fan Bruce Fummey knows where his priorities lie.
Spanish puppeteers are decorating a street-side window with a free show this Fringe, no strings attached.
Justin ‘‘Rusty’’ White (40), Christchurch, ‘‘The Thinking Person’s Idiot’’.
No scabs! No narks! No traitors! This is the family motto that Aunty gets her audience (or should I say her whanau) to chant during a one woman comedy performance at the Fortune Theatre.
Sunday Morning Gothic, Audrey Porne and Reuben Todd, give a very laconic performance of Apocalyptic Us at 10 Bar that feels a bit like being at Sunday brunch with your neighbours who you don’t know...
Dance Revolution Dance is a new collaborative work by Gasp! Dance Inclusive, described as ‘an epic battle between the dance revolutionaries and the No Fun Police’.
'Fruitcake' an hour of genuine belly laughs, and I actually spit out my drink laughing at one about trolleys and peppered throughout the laughter are stories that give us pangs of empathy, and a truly touching moment.
Guy Williams (30), Auckland, ‘‘I Wanna Hear What I Have to Say’’