Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society, the charity that underpins the Edinburgh Fringe, has announced Edinburgh based supplier of innovative solutions in audio, voice and haptics, Cirrus Logic, as a new sponsor for the world-renowned celebration of the arts. Their support of £75,000 will help ensure that the Fringe remains a cultural keystone in Edinburgh and continues to enrich the lives of communities across the city.
Shona McCarthy, Chief Executive of Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society commented, “We’re incredibly grateful to Cirrus Logic for sponsoring the Fringe in its 75th anniversary year. Their support during this difficult time is a lifeline, and it’s brilliant to see a company with roots in the city actively investing in creativity and culture.
“The Fringe is such an important part of Edinburgh’s landscape, and this sponsorship will help us continue our work to champion the performing arts and enrich the lives of communities across the city. I look forward to working with the team, and as we look toward a brighter future together, I can’t wait to see the festival come to life again this August.”
Vice President of Cirrus Logic, Andy Brannan said, “In support of a pre-eminent, world-renowned cultural festival, Cirrus Logic are proud to sponsor the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe on its 75th anniversary.”
“Cirrus Logic believes the Fringe Festival is an enormously important celebration of arts and culture, it is unique in providing a platform for amazing performers from across the globe. It is also of great importance to our local community here in Scotland. The Festival Fringe is a unique, one-of-a-kind event that deserves everyone’s support. Our company and employees are excited to celebrate the amazing performers during its anniversary year.”