Dunedin's most delectable platter of artistic talent is back! The hugely popular Polson Higgs Opening Night Showcase is set to kick off the festival with energy and style. A dazzling selection of performers will preview snippets of their Fringe events as a taster of what is on offer throughout the eleven day festival. Hailing from local haunts and far-away lands, these acts are a testament to the high calibre and variety of events on offer - you'll be simply spoiled for choice. The Showcase will be presented by the equally astounding MCs Jesse Griffin (Wilson Dixon) and Tahu MacKenzie with house band INATI playing from 7pm.With a stellar lineup of talented performers including but not limited to James Mustapic, She Wolf, JackS the Ripper, (I)sland (T)rap, Bald Man Sings Rihanna and Sajeela Kershi, this will undoubtedly be a night to remember.It's an unmissable extravaganza of premiere entertainment, so be sure to snap up your tickets fast!