Excited to submit your thoughts to the #FutureFringe campaign, but not sure where to start? Take a look below at some of the amazing ongoing work to inspire you, and get a better idea of what the landscape looks like at the moment.
If you’re thinking about submitting a creative response, we also have some tips and tricks to make sure your work can be enjoyed by as many people as possible!
Thinking about a greener Fringe? We’d love to hear your thoughts – check out these amazing organisations and initiatives for an idea of what’s going on at the moment.
The Greenhouse Effect
This initiative helps young artists develop their sustainable practice at the Fringe. They run free workshops, advice sessions, and social events.
A network of theatre makers, artists, and venues, dedicated to creating an arts industry with a small footprint, but a big impact.
University of Edinburgh
The University has been working to create a greener Fringe for a while. Take a look to see what they’ve been up to.
The Fringe Society have outlined increased sustainability as one of their goals in the Fringe Blueprint. Learn more about the blueprint here.
Diversity and Inclusion
Diversity is a cornerstone of creativity. There’s some great working being done to make sure the Fringe is as diverse and welcoming as it can possibly be. Check out these organisations for more info!
Fringe of Colour
A multi-award-winning initiative dedicated to supporting Black and Brown people/People of Colour at the Edinburgh festivals, as artists, workers and audience members.
Somewhere at the Fringe
Undertaking research and development to support LGBTQ+ representation at the Fringe, while also championing work by, for, and about the LGBTQ+ community.
Here are some of the current steps being made to increase accessibility at the Fringe. Check them out.
Euan’s guide provide access reviews for locations across the UK, including the Edinburgh Fringe.
The Fringe Society have developed access awards, encouraging venues to be more accessible.