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‘Fringe allows me to push myself to do things I don’t normally get to do’

‘Fringe allows me to push myself to do things I don’t normally get to do’

August 29, 2018

Rochester Fringe Festival is one of the fastest growing in the United States, with performances from many University students, faculty, and staff. Six of those performers share what makes Fringe special.

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University builds bridges to community through Fringe Fest

University builds bridges to community through Fringe Fest

September 22, 2017

Students, faculty, and alumni take their unique perspectives on difficult and controversial conversations into the community as part of the annual arts fest.

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Erica Fee to deliver 2016 College commencement address

Erica Fee to deliver 2016 College commencement address

March 23, 2016

Erica Fee ‘99, award-winning theatre and festival producer, is the founding producer and board president of the First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival, the annual, multi-disciplinary arts festival in downtown Rochester.

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Let there be light and music “…and Light”

Let there be light and music “…and Light”

September 16, 2015

When Dave Rivello takes the Kilbourn Hall stage to conduct a new multimedia piece in celebration of the International Year of Light, audience members will not suspect that the work was written in the dark of night.

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Rochester on the Fringe: Your guide to University performers at this year’s Fringe Festival

Rochester on the Fringe: Your guide to University performers at this year’s Fringe Festival

September 15, 2015

From September 17-26, students, faculty, staff, and alumni from across the University — including the After Hours student a capella ensemble above — will participate in the 2015 First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival in downtown Rochester.

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Laptop Orchestra combines music, science at Fringe

Laptop Orchestra combines music, science at Fringe

September 23, 2014

The Rochester Laptop Orchestra performs “Viral Composition” at the annual Rochester Fringe Festival. The group is composed of students at the University of Rochester and Eastman School of Music who compose and perform unique, interactive compositions controlled by Wiimotes, Kinect sensors, genetic sequences, and other custom sensors.

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University of Rochester is on the Fringe

University of Rochester is on the Fringe

July 16, 2014

The University is a sponsor and major participant in the 2014 First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival, taking place Sept. 18–27 in Rochester’s East End. Students, faculty, and alumni will perform in more than 40 shows during the 10-day city arts fest.

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Eastman is on the Fringe!

Eastman is on the Fringe!

July 22, 2013

The Eastman School of Music is again at the center of the First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival, hosting 15 shows featuring 13 different acts.

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EVENT: Rochester Joins in Second Annual Fringe Festival

EVENT: Rochester Joins in Second Annual Fringe Festival

July 17, 2013

Around 30 performing groups comprising students and faculty from the College, the Medical Center, and the Eastman School of Music will perform at venues throughout the city.

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Want to Take Part in the Fringe Festival?

September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The inaugural First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival starts today at various Rochester locations, including the Eastman School. Want to get involved? Participants are wanted for the “UR Dances” flash mob.

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