HOW TO FRINGE ----- Much of below or more information on same can be found at the Festival Info Tent, located at the View Street entrance to the Victoria Eaton Centre after August 28. ----- 1. Pick up a Program Guide. This will help you plan your fring'ing. Most shows last 60 - 90 minutes, so you can easily see several in a day. NOW available to pick up at our information tent, or STARBUCKS. 2. Purchase a VISA Button. This $4 one time "cover charge" helps to pay the cost of producing the Fringe Festival. Everyone who enters a Fringe show must have a button. Get one wherever you buy your first ticket. 3. Tickets: there are options ADVANCE: 50% of all tickets to performances on the next day through the end of the festival can be purchased at the Info Tent starting at noon, August 28. There is a $2 surcharge on each ticket purchased in advance. VISA and MasterCard accepted. or AT THE DOOR: One hour before showtime. All tickets still under $8! Canadian cash only at the door, no credit cards accepted. NOTE: There are no refunds or exchanges on Fringe Tickets. Many shows have student/senior discount rates 4. Seating & Lineups Tickets and seating are first-come, first-serve, so expect lineups outside the venues (Average number of seats: 100). There is no reserved seating at the Fringe and we cannot admit latecomers, so please be on time. Everyone who enters a Fringe Venue must have a VISA Button! 5. Get THE CRAIG Our daily review paper will be available at the Fringe Info Tent. We publish audience reviews, so look for our review drop boxes. 6. Outdoor Stage International Buskers perform daily on our two outdoor stage in Victoria's stunning inner harbour, Noon to 10 on weekends, 6-10 on weekdays. 7. Information Call Intepid Theatre Company at (604) 383-2663 (or from out of town, toll free at 1-888-FRINGE2) for details. You can also drop a hello to myself, uf116, right here on Freenet.