Los Angeles is the home to a great deal of exceptional theatrical productions at such settings as the Geffen Playhouse, the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, as well as the Pantages Theater. But then again, the most distinctive places for theater is the Hollywood Fringe Festival which is held each and every year every June.
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The Hollywood Fringe Festival started in the year 1947 in Edinburgh, Scotland when a group of artists or entertainers who were not chosen for the official Edinburgh International Festival come up with a decision to create a state outside the limits of their city. The word multiplied very soon and there were a great deal such stages circling in the town's fringe, giving birth to the name of the festivals. The widest fringe festivals on the coast comprised of the Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival, Minnesota Fringe as well as New York International Fringe Festival,.
The Hollywood Fringe Festival or HFF was started by the current Executive Director Ben Hill in the year 2010. During the first few years, the HFF make use of more than 30 places for about almost 190 shows with 800 presentations and sold 17000 tickets. And in 2013, the Hollywood Fringe Festival have grown into 52 venues wherein there are 204 participants for the show and with 1053 performances that have result to 35000 tickets sold and a more than hundred percent increase in just 4 years.
The 2014 Hollywood Fringe Festival started at 7pm PT during May 29, 2014 that has a benefit night at the famous King Club situated at the Hollywood Boulevard and features the cabaret-style samples of the year's shows and the silent auction and return of Bryan's Bar.
The festival for this year will feature the comeback of the Fringe central tend and the venue is in the parking lot of the antiquated office building located in front of the Complex, 6455 Santa Monica Boulevard. And for this year's festival, it will include about 287 participant shows that have 1466 performances at 55 different venues. Check out the
best of HFF
at this link.
Ben Hill, the present executive director had said this about the Hollywood Fringe Festival: "Since we began in 2010, we've been working year round to develop a fertile ground for artists to develop great works. Each June we provide a time and a place for the performing arts in Los Angeles. We really like our jobs."
If you were not able to attend of the Hollywood Fringe Festivals for the past couple of years you should try this year. Visit
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