Cowes Fringe



Various locations in Cowes, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7EQ
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This dynamic fringe event in this part of the Isle of Wight will deliver an explosion of art and culture through performances and workshops. Hosted in unique venues throughout the town in Cowes, Cowes Fringe guarantees a memorable weekend extravaganza of entertainment for all ages. Their mission is to build on and enrich a thriving community spirit, encouraging local businesses and hospitality to become involved in a broad celebration of diverse talent.

Managed by a local team and supported by a West End team, Cowes Fringe promises a broad range of local and mainland talent.


Kerry Ellis - leading lady of West End musicals and recording artist. 

DJ Gordon "Mac" - Kiss FM founder will provide an exclusive DJ set. 

Jonjan Kavlakoglu - guitarist performing Latin-infused acoustic music.

Sean Logan - pianist that has appeared on Channel 4's "The Piano". 

Brando - Isle of Wight favourites and Europe's finest covers band. 

Neil Kelso - magic show powered by live music. 

Dickens Double Bill - Gerald Dickens - actor, director, and great-great grandson of Charles Dickens - presents a double bill of plays celebrating the work of the great writer and his connections with the Isle of Wight. 

Horsebox Theatre - Special Measures. From the award-winning comedy mind of Joe Plumb comes a hilarious new farce about teaching! It is just an ordinary day at an ordinary secondary school… until the Inspector turns up!

Vincent and The Mermaid - Horse Box Theatre’s latest play for families is inspired by the story from local author Jules Marriner. After selling out the Isle of Wight Story Festival, they are bringing this hilarious, interactive, and accessible performance of Vincent and the Mermaid to Cowes Fringe. The perfect show for the whole family to enjoy.

Adult Acting Workshop - whether you have experience in performance or have never tried it before, join this adult acting workshop led by an experienced practitioner from MAST Mayflower Studios. Participants will explore an actor's approach to text with practical exercises to put theory into practice. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals interested in developing their skills and approach to performance. No experience required.


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Opening Times

Open (24 May 2024 - 26 May 2024)


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