Applications for our 2024 Festival are NOW CLOSED


Newcastle Fringe is back for 2024, March 14th - 24th with an amazing show of unexpected creativity and innovation. Artist applications are now closed and we can't wait to share the incredible acts lined up for our 2024 festival with you!

If you missed out on being a part of our 2024 show, never fear! We'll be back each year with a brand new festival of vibrant and jaw-dropping acts. Sign up to our mailing list below so you don't miss an update!

Newcastle Fringe is all about bringing together the most diverse variety of acts possible, including:

- Comedy
- Music
- Dance
- Cabaret
- Burlesque
- Spoken Word
- Performance Art
- Circus
- Theatre (both for grown-ups and kids)

And if your performance somehow doesn’t fit into those categories, we’d still love to hear from you! Follow the link below to register your show for our 2024 festival. If you have any questions please contact:

Our Artist
Application Process


This year we are using Eventotron for our artist registrations. Eventotron is used by some of the biggest (and smallest) Fringe Festivals around the world.

As well as registering for Newcastle Fringe, you can use Eventotron to promote your show and find other opportunities to perform.

To get started, just head over to, log in with your existing account or create a new one and then click on 'Festivals and Seasons' at the top of the page to find Newcastle Fringe.