From August 12th – 28th 2016, The Twentieth Annual New York International Fringe Festival will present approximately 200 national and international theater and performance companies in venues located across downtown New York City. FringeNYC uses a juried application process to ensure the festival is a cross-section of the best emerging performance from around the world. There are four separate types of applications for FringeNYC 2016:

GENERAL APPLICATION – AVAILABLE: NOW      FINAL DEADLINE: February 14, 2016
This is the application you should use in order to apply to have your show included as a part of FringeNYC. Ninety percent of our applicants will use this application form. PLEASE NOTE: In order to complete the application, you should be prepared to provide your printed support materials (script, cover letter, etc.) as uploaded pdf files, and to provide any audio or video support materials as a link (url) to where they can be viewed / listened to online . CLICK HERE for 2016 GENERAL APPLICATION INFORMATION.

INTERNATIONAL APPLICATION – AVAILABLE: NOW      FINAL DEADLINE: January 30, 2016
This is the application you should use if you are an INTERNATIONAL applicant – if you will be coming to New York from outside of the United States and will therefore require a visa. The INTERNATIONAL APPLICATION is due JANUARY 30th. It is comprised of the GENERAL APPLICATION and specific VISA APPLICATION INFORMATION pages. You will be collecting VISA INFORMATION for your participants, i.e. name on passport, passport number, passport issue date and expiration date, birth date and country of birth. You will need this information for each of your participants (actors, director, choreographer, etc.). CLICK HERE FOR 2016 INTERNATIONAL APPLICATION INFORMATION.

FringeAL FRESCO APPLICATION – AVAILABLE: NOW      FINAL DEADLINE: February 14, 2016
This is the application that you should use if you wish to perform outdoors, for free. More information about our FringeAL FRESCO program accompanies the application. CLICK HERE FOR 2016 FringeAL FRESCO APPLICATION INFORMATION.

FringeJR APPLICATION – AVAILABLE: NOW      FINAL DEADLINE: February 14, 2016
This is the application that you should use if you wish to perform a show that is geared toward children under twelve. More information about our FringeJR program accompanies the application. CLICK HERE FOR 2016 FringeJR APPLICATION INFORMATION.