One of the many acts on stage at a very successful Stockton Fringe 2009, but this years hopes to be bigger and better!
Taking place from Friday 30 July to Sunday 1 August the weekend is set to feature chart topping acts including Calvin Harris, The Human League, Lightening Seeds and Mercury Rev.
The Tees Active Comedy Tent features comedies big hitters such as Sarah Millican, Reginald D Hunter and Ivan Brackenbury.
And there's plenty more happening for the full family, as well as The Fringe Official Aftershow party on Friday and Saturday with help from The Kids Are Solid Gold and C R E E P S.
The Fringe is always a showcase for local talent, giving them the chance to share a stage with larger international acts.
This year, the bands to watch include Young Rebel Set and recently signed Cattle & Cane.
The Georgian Theatre will be housing an Alt Stage for the first time, displaying the ongoing surge of bands experimenting with alternative music including punk, rock and metal in the area.
For the full line up click here: