THE NINTH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF FOOLS: JULY 29-31, 2016
The Festival of Fools is a curated festival of street theater devoted to community engagement through the celebration of circus arts, music and comedy for family audiences. In accord with Burlington City Arts’ mission to make the arts accessible in greater Burlington, the Festival of Fools offers free events, open to the public and appropriate for all age groups.
The Festival of Fools features the best international street performers from around the globe. Four main stage locations surrounding the Church Street Marketplace and City Hall Park will feature continuous street theater, performing to over 10,000 visitors to Church Street each day. The Festival wraps up on Sunday, August 2nd with a grand finale featuring all the performers of the festival.
Managing Director – Zach Williamson
Artistic Director – Woody Keppel
Doreen Kraft – Executive Director
Sara Katz – Assistant Director
Eric Ford – Communication Director