Exeter Fringe Festival 2021

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Exeter Fringe Festival 2021 will take place from 11th to 17th October.

What’s happening this Year?

We’re working with venues from across the city on our performance programme, and research and development programming supporting new work made by local theatre makers.

We’re also partnering with regular Exeter based events for one-off festival specials, and hosting digital talks on the future of the industry. 


What's On

Find out more about performance events, and our research and development programme for the 2021 festival.

Get involved in the festival

We focus on supporting work created by local theatre makers to help bolster the sector in Exeter, Devon and the South West.

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News & Blog Updates

Guest blog: The Fever

Guest blog: The Fever

Paola Dionisotti performs in The Fever by Wallace Shawn, directed by James Robert Carson, at The Barnfield Theatre Studio on Sunday 04 August at 7pm.

Guest Blog: Ben Santa Maria on Really Want to Hurt Me

Guest Blog: Ben Santa Maria on Really Want to Hurt Me

This question’s been on my mind about LGBTQ quality of life in the UK for many years. One massive step forward – we can be ourselves out in the world like never before. But what about the news reports of attacks being on the rise again? Two steps back?