Open Call

5th Open Call for Istanbul Fringe Festival

The 5th edition of Istanbul Fringe will take place from September 16 to 23, 2023. 

Deadline for applications is extended until 2 April 2023!

Istanbul Fringe Festival 2023 will welcome dance, performance and theater shows including shows for children as well as workshop proposals. The festival will offer both local and international artists a physical platform to showcase their works. This is a great opportunity for artists to meet and interact between themselves and the audience, exchange ideas while discovering a new artistic network.

Your application will be considered once the application fee is received. The application fee is 30 euros / application.

What we offer:

  • Meal on the day of your performance
  • Top-up istanbulkart (Public transportation card)
  • Venue, technical support* and promotion
  • 5000 TRY/show – 8000 TRY/2 shows
  • Free access to the shows, workshops and parties in the festival upon reservation
  • Discount for your stay in festival hostels

* All the venues might not have the same technical equipment as in your rider, therefore you may need to adapt to the technical conditions of the venue.  

Payment information for the application

Once you fill in the application form, please make sure that you send 30 euros to one of the following:

PayPal: [email protected]

WISE (only in Euro):

Account holder: Emre Yıldızlar


IBAN: BE64 9674 9190 5352

Address: Avenue Louise 54, Room S52, Brussels 1050 Belgium