YPAM Fringe 2022 Registration

YPAM Fringe is an open-call performing arts festival that is held during YPAM (Yokohama International Performing Arts Meeting), an international platform for performing arts professionals. This is the 13th edition since it was held in Yokohama for the first time as “TPAM Showcase” in 2011. Register your own performance that will be shown in the Yokohama/Kanagawa area to look for new audiences, find an opportunity for international activity, and network with performing arts professionals.

There is no screening process, and we do not offer financial and administrative support. Please contact us at fringe@ypam.jp for more information.

The below is all in Japan Standard Time.


Thursday 1 – Sunday 18 December, 2022

Registration starts on

Monday 1 August, 2022


1st Deadline (for program booklet): 23:59 on Thursday 15 September, 2022

2nd Deadline: 23:59 on Tuesday 15 November, 2022

Registration fees

YPAM2022 registration fee: 3,300-5,500 JPY

YPAM Fringe 2022 registration fee: 13,200-33,000 JPY

Basic requirements

More than one live performance during YPAM2022 (1–18 December 2022). Online-only shows cannot be registered.

The venue needs to be in the Yokohama/Kanagawa area.

Capacity to respond to inquiries from the audience.

Lineup in the previous edition

YPAM Fringe Center

It opened in Hatsune-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama in October 2022. Please see this page for more information.