FringeKids is all free, and all online this year! Get a FringeKids at Home kit and craft along with us. Watch digital programming from Fringe favourites and learn how to build your own cardboard castle.
FringeKids at Home Kits
Register here for a free interactive kit with activities and crafts that match to FringeKids digital programming. These kits have been custom-made with repurposed materials by Supply Victoria in collaboration with the Fringe. Available for pick up from Fri August 6. >Register now
Sat Aug 13-21 – FringeKids On Demand
Watch MIMI The Gourmet Cat (Mochinosha Puppet Company). An all ages 20 min shadow puppetry show by Fringe favourites and creators of Space Hippo. Follow the (mis)adventures of MIMI as she travels to restaurants around the world. Click here to view from Aug 13.
MAKE! Watch DIY Cardboard Castle & Magic Wand by SUPPLY Victoria. Learn how to put waste to good (re)use with local nonprofit, SUPPLY Victoria. In this instructional video you will learn how to make your own cardboard castle and magic wand. Plus, learn some tips and tricks for dealing with climate grief and reducing your environmental footprint in fun and meaningful ways. Video will be posted here from August 13. See above for the FringeKids at Home kits with supplies for this activity.
Sat Aug 21 – Fringekids Livestream
Tune in to Facebook Live to watch each hour! Videos will also be posted on this page to view on Sat Aug 21.
9am – Welcome: Colebear’s Corner featuring Colebear & Ludwig von Bearhoven, created by Amira Abdel-Malek (ASL)
10am – SchehereVlogz from Story Theatre – The Story of the Donkey and the Bull, Based on the Play 1000 & Two Nights by Izad Etemadi (ASL)
11am – Powwow Dancing with Nyla Carpentier
Noon – Storytime’s a Drag from Staches and Lashes Collective, featuring Persi Flage, Henrietta Dubet, and Honey Dewme (ASL). In partnership with the Greater Victoria Public Library.
1pm – Learn shadow puppetry with Dan & Seri from Mochinosha Puppet Company
2pm – Learn face painting with drag queen Vivian Vanderpuss
FringeKids is sponsored by the Victoria Native Friendship Centre
All videos have closed captioning available.
ASL interpretation provided with the support of an accessibility project grant from Disability Alliance BC, with thanks to Island Deaf and Hard of Hearing Centre.