Fearless Fringe Sponsorships Announced!

The hilarious Elizabeth Ess. Photo by Bob Alberti

The hilarious Elizabeth Ess. Photo by Bob Alberti

For the fourth consecutive year, Fearless is proud to sponsor new productions at the Minnesota Fringe Festival.  This year, we are happy to announce a third sponsorship, donated by Shockwave Radio!

Chris Smiley

Chris Smiley

These three artists will enter their show ideas into the Minnesota Fringe lottery and if their number is drawn, Fearless will be paying their producer fee!  In addition to paying their fee, we will also be providing them with an experience mentor to guide them through the process.

Part of our mission as an organization is to encourage new artists and new ideas in comedy.  The Minnesota Fringe Festival has long served as a great crucible for emerging talent.

Through this sponsorship program, we are giving emerging and established artists the freedom to create something new while providing them with a financial safety net so all

Eric Thompson

Eric Thompson

they have to worry about is creating their show.

We are proud to announce that our sponsorees for 2016 are Eric Thompson, Elizabeth Ess and Chris Smiley!  Congratulations to all three!  We look forward to helping them produce great work at the 2016 Minnesota Fringe Festival!

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