Open Book

Melbourne Fringe is excited to announce a new program in partnership with Melbourne UNESCO City of Literature Office – Open Book. The Open Book program provides free Fringe registration for selected artists with innovative ideas for new Festival projects that cast a fresh light on Melbourne and its relationship with literature.

All kinds of artists are encouraged to apply, particularly those interested or working in the literary arts.
Applications are now open and close on Sunday 10 April.

Find out more information about Open Book:

To apply:


Please let us know if this process is not accessible for you.

We are more than happy to discuss your application before you submit it. Please don’t hesitate to contact:

Xanthe Beesley

Acting Independent Program Producer
(03) 9660 9600

You can also contact us through the National Relay Service and give the Melbourne Fringe phone number 03 9660 9600.

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