Buxton Festival Fringe is encouraging potential actors, musicians, comedians and exhibitors to think ahead to the summer by booking their venue and signing up for this year’s event.
Although there is plenty of time left to enter, the early booking period, with entry costing just £45, runs out on February 28. After that, from March 1 to 31 the entry fee is £65 and from April 1 to 21 it is £80.
This year Trevor Osborne of Fringe supporters The Osborne Group is offering a new opportunity for musicians to perform on the Pump Room roof during the Fringe and even be paid for it. For more details see the venues page on the Fringe website at www.buxtonfringe.org.uk.
The website features lots of help for entrants including a venues list and tips on how to increase audiences. Entrants wishing to perform with the managed venue Underground Venues, should work to their earlier deadlines as detailed on their website, which is at www.undergroundvenues.co.uk.
There have already been a number of entries for this year’s event, which runs from Wednesday July 3 to Sunday July 21.