Marketing Team Lead
Kristin is the lead on the marketing team for this year’s festival. This is her second summer with Fringe North! Kristin is originally from Sault Ste. Marie but is currently based in Toronto. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Performance Dance from Toronto Metropolitan University. Currently, Kristin dances professionally with a Toronto based contemporary dance company, as well as teaches and choreographs for her hometown dance studio in Sault Ste. Marie. Kristin is passionate about developing the arts scene in Northern Ontario and strives to provide an outlet for emerging artists.
Digital Technician & Coordinator
Localy grown and call's this locale home, Evan is a self proclaimed broadcast wizard, we have no proof but we like to believe that is true.
Garrett M. Ryan
Artist Relations & Communication
Garrett M. Ryan is a theatre maker and researcher hailing from Northeastern Ontario. As a theatre maker, his works have been produced in Canada, the United States, and Singapore. Currently, he is currently pursuing his Master's Degree in Theatre & Performance Studies at York University in Toronto, where he is researching applied theatre practices for aiding the development of youth in rural Northern Ontarian communities. As an experienced Fringer, Garrett brings his perspectives as a theatre maker to his role with Fringe North, with the goal of fostering a meaningful and stress-free space of artistic exploration for each and every participating team.
Media Events Coordinator/Marketer
Hello! I am part of the Fringe North marketing team and I am incredibly excited for this year's festival. When I am not working in theatre, I love to read, go walking/hiking, cook, and write creatively. You can find some of my written works online by visiting my LinkedIn. :)
Digital & Technical Coordinator
Hello, I’m one of the digital coordinators this year. I’m an outdoorsy person who likes drawing. I am also a recent technical theatre graduate and am continuing to share my growing skill set with Fringe North.
EDI & Indigenous Outreach Coordinator
Aanii everyone! My name's Cassandra and I am the EDI and Indigenous Outreach Coordinator at Fringe North! Within the festival I work with the EDI team to ensure safe artistic spaces within our Fringe community members. Along with EDI work, I work as an Indigenous outreach coordinator to forward the movement of Fringe North's reconcilliation processes. It has been great working with promoting these important relationship within the local community. Some of the things I love doing is hiking, exploring nature, listening to music and spending time with my family. Growing up in Sault Ste Marie, I've always enjoyed spending time at the local festivals and summer activities! I'm so excited to watch the festival this summer!
I'm the Volunteer Coordinator and Team Support with Fringe North, it's a new role for me but I'm very excited to step into this role! I have loved the arts my whole life, and getting to work with the performing arts community is a dream come true!