NYC Festival Application Periods

One thing about being an adjudicated festival is that 90% of our applications arrive on the last day. Would this change if our application period was longer? What do other NYC festivals (for which you can apply) do? We’ll find out, and post the results on this...

Festival Models – Curated

There are several ways that festivals (both fringe festivals and other NYC festivals) determine the line-up of artists / shows for their festival. Over the next weeks we’ll be exploring some of these methods as a part of the blank canvas project. Although not...

NYC Festivals Models & Size Comparison Chart

We’ll track some of the festivals that take place in NYC on the below chart – noting when they take place, how old they are, and what model is used for programming the artists / shows. If the festival is adjudicated or First Come First Serve / Lottery...

NYC Festivals – January

As part of the Blank Canvas Project, we look forward to featuring other NYC festivals and learning more about how, when, where, and why they take place so that we can take note as we build the FringeNYC of the future. These are the performing arts festivals we know of...