Milano OFF FRINGE

Milano OFF FRINGE

A FRINGE FESTIVAL FOR MILAN


MILANO OFF FRINGE 

From September 22-25 and September 29 - October 2nd, 2 or 3 performances are scheduled in each participating venue from afternoon to evening. Companies from all over Italy and abroad will perform professional productions spanning a vast arrary of artistic genres, alternating in the Festival spaces.

Both the national and international companies who participate in MI OFF will be selected from the proposals submitted to the Call for Artists by the published deadline, chosen a commission composed of directors and managers of each participating structures and the artistic direction of MI OFF.

The Call for Artists will be online on our website www.milanooff.com from April 2022, and will be launched into a network of international fringe channels, open to any professional company. The Call for Artists aims to  weave an innovative, artistic fabric of performances on both national and international level, according to the following multidisciplinary artistic categories:
 
Theater (either production or monologue, including contemporary writing, reinterpretations of classics, comedy, abstract, etc.), Physical Theater, Musical and "Opera-Off," Dance, Teatro Canzone, and Stand-Up Comedy, and more.


The artistic direction and general coordination of MILAN OFF FRINGE FESTIVAL is entrusted to Renato Lombardo,
who will coordinate with artistic consultants across industries in order to organize the festival. MI OFF 22 will incorporate an artistic collaboration made up of expert professionals with proven experience (such as artists, producers, directors, and established actors and cultural operators on the national and international professional market) from the following categories: EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL THEATER, NATIONAL THEATER, MUSICAL OFF, DANCE, MUSIC, MULTIDISCIPLINARY ARTS, VISUAL ARTS, WORKSHOPS AND SOCIAL EVENTS.

The coordinators of each sector, in addition to participating in the artist selection process, will prepare and organize Focus, debates and conferences on the subject, collaterally with the shows.

Performances will be held in three general timeslots - 17:00 (afternoon) – 19:00 (sunset) – 21:00 (evening).

Admission tickets will be sold for € 12 on average, with reductions of up to 50% for residents, young people and FIL CARD holders (valid for discounts in all participating shopping and dining locations).

Various forms of season tickets and subsciption packages will be offered, such as: full festival pass, daily pass and 5/10 show subscription packages.

The programming will be specially designed based on genres of the productions, performance spaces, and timetables, all of which will be readily and easily available online.

The complete program will also be available on the #MIOFF22 APP. (COMING SOON)

 

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MI OFF FRINGE is also a competition

Selected productions will have the opportunity to participate in MI OFF 22's partner festivals and theatrical seasons following agreed-upon terms, according to the following categories:

  • INTERNATIONAL FRINGE SCENE
  • NATIONAL FRINGE SCENE
  • MUSICAL/ OPERA OFF
  • TRAINING AND WORKSHOPS

In addition, other special prizes and special mentions will be awarded.

GO TO THE PARTNERS AND AWARDS PAGE FOR MORE DETAILS

Participating companies will be delected to participate in festival circuits and theatrical seasons of our national and international partners.

 

GO TO THE PAGE DEDICATED TO OUR PARTNERS

 

Award decisions will be made according to a series of juries, formed as follows:

TECHNICAL JURY – Composed of: the artistic direction of MI OFF 22, artistic directors of national and international theaters, actors, directors, nationally and internationally renowned theatre organizers, journalists, columnists and performing arts web bloggers; 

ONLINE AND LIVE JURY – Made-up by popular vote, both online and by the audience present at the end of each performance;

PRO PUBLIC JURY - A committee of cultured and regular theatre-goers;

STUDENT JURY - composed of high school and University students, who will participate in a process of production evaluation and selection.

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Co-Founder and Artistic DirectionRenato Lombardo 

Production Coordinator: Giulia Quercioli 
Administration/RelationsMelissa Marino
Press OfficeManuelita Maggio 

Sede Sociale: Via Fontana 22 - 20122 Milano

Informationinfo@milanooff.com 

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