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New Zealand Fringe Festival 2021

NZ Fringe 2021 promotional banner
26 Feb 2021 to 20 Mar 2021
New Zealand Fringe Festival, NZ’s largest open access arts festival of unbridled creativity and culture returns for another year.
Event type: 
Art, Comedy, Theatre
Exchange Atrium
17 Allen Street Te Aro Wellington 6011


New Zealand Fringe Festival, NZ’s largest open access arts festival of creativity and culture returns for another year. NZ Fringe 2021 will be rallying the city, artists and audiences to experience a celebration of risk and flair for what is set to be the biggest Fringe ever.

For three weeks from 26 February to 20 March, this annual festival features over 1000 artists from around New Zealand and the world, featuring world premieres, new artists and established companies creating new, cutting edge art. 700+ events are staged all over Wellington city – in established venues, houses, galleries, cafes, bars, street corners and parks.

Experience a range of contemporary art forms including (but never limited to) audio, busking, cabaret, clowning, comedy, circus, dance, film, fashion, improvisation, music, online, physical theatre, podcast, poetry, puppetry, spoken word / storytelling, theatre, visual & digital art.

Risky. Innovative. Excellent. Make it Fringe.

For full details and tickets visit the NZ Fringe website

Written by

NZ Fringe

10 Dec 2020

The Creative Capital Arts Trust is an organisation established in 2011 to fuel the arts sector in Wellington through arts festivals and events.  The Trust successfully produces the NZ Fringe Festival and CubaDupa – both thriving annual events at the heart of Wellington's vibrant creative scene.