Underbelly News

Underbelly at the Edinburgh Fringe enjoys another outstanding year!

29th Aug 2016

August 2016 marks the end of another outstanding year for Underbelly at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, both critically and at the box office, bringing to an end a number of award-winning shows, five-star reviews and a dazzling programme enjoyed by
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Underbelly announces new festival for 2016: Christmas in Leicester Square

14th Jul 2016

We're delighted to announce a brand new festival for 2016 in the heart of London's West End, celebrating the most wonderful time of the year!  Christmas in Leicester Square will transform the centre of bustling London into a wonderland including
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The Austentatious Guide to Udderbelly Festival

14th Jun 2016

A pamphlet recently discovered by improvised comedy troupe, Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel, has revealed that the Udderbelly has in fact been resident on London’s South Bank since 1814! The pamphlet was a guide to the forthcoming Udderbelly Festival, immensely
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Underbelly’s Circus Hub Event Report 2015

18th Jan 2016

You've probably heard all about Underbelly's brand new Circus Hub on The Meadows that premiered in 2015 as part of our Edinburgh Festival Fringe offering, and we hope you got to enjoy the spectacular array of international shows! For the
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The world is coming to the Virgin Money Street of Light

23rd Oct 2015

The global pulling power of Edinburgh’s Christmas has been graphically illustrated through the huge demand for tickets for the festival’s latest spectacular attraction. Over 48,000 tickets were snapped up for the Virgin Money Street of Light within the first 24
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Edinburgh’s Christmas is back

23rd Sep 2015

We're delighted to announce the full line-up for Edinburgh's Christmas 2015-16! Edinburgh's Christmas is back from 20 November 2015 - 4 January 2016. Highlights include:  • The Virgin Money Street of Light. Launching on St Andrew’s Day, a new major free
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Udderbelly off to Hong Kong for two-month festival

30th Jul 2015

Underbelly is delighted to announce that our unique performance venue, Udderbelly, will make its international debut on Hong Kong’s iconic waterfront skyline this December as part of the second year of the hugely successful Great European Carnival with a bellyful of
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The Big Hullabaloo at Richmond

24th Jul 2015

We're delighted to announce that Underbelly will be hosting a series of entertainment events at the official Fanzone at the Rugby World Cup! The first acts to be announced are headliners Frankie Boyle, Jason Manford, and the Home Nations Comedy Night including Ardal O'Hanlon
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West End Live & Pride In London 2015

29th Jun 2015

Two of the most exciting weekends in London's cultural calendar were successfully event produced by Underbelly over the past fortnight, bringing record crowds to Trafalgar Square and beyond. West End Live saw thousands of musical theatre fans flock to Trafalgar
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Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay generate over £240 million for the city

27th May 2015

Following an evaluation study of Edinburgh's Winter Festivals by Culture Republic, we're delighted to announce that the 2014/15 Edinburgh's Christmas and Hogmanay programme of events generated an economic impact of £241.4m for the city of Edinburgh. Almost 1 million unique
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