Underbelly News

Edinburgh’s Christmas 2017 Events Announced: Now On Sale!

19th Sep 2017

Edinburgh’s Christmas is one of the most popular Christmas celebrations in the UK. 2017 will see the biggest, brightest and best programme of events and entertainment so far! Opening on 17 November, this year the celebrations expand across the city
Read more

Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel Hits The West End

13th Sep 2017

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that anyone in possession of wit and good taste must be in want of great entertainment…   Join Austentatious for the social event of the season, as they take London’s West End by storm.   Austentatious is
Read more

Rag’n'Bone Man to headline Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018

8th Sep 2017

Following his triumphant year as the biggest UK breakout star of 2017, Rag’n’Bone Man, AKA Rory Graham, is set to headline Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, the biggest New Year celebration in the UK. 10,000 tickets to Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Concert in the Gardens
Read more

Five Guys Named Moe extends its run

7th Sep 2017

Currently raising the roof in previews, Underbelly Productions has today confirmed that the new production of Clarke Peters’ Olivier Award-winning and Tony-Award nominated musical, Five Guys Named Moe, will extend its run at The Marble Arch Theatre until Saturday 17th
Read more


28th Aug 2017

HIGHLIGHTS: 291,000 tickets sold 17% increase in total ticket sales from 2016 70,000 tickets sold for Circus Hub, up 45% from 2015 Scotsman Fringe First Award for FAG / STAG The Stage Edinburgh Awards 2017 for Dust, The B*easts and
Read more

Underbelly to produce Edinburgh’s Christmas and Hogmanay

23rd Mar 2017

Ed Bartlam and Charlie Wood have released the following statement:  “We’re absolutely delighted to have been given the opportunity to produce Edinburgh’s Christmas and Hogmanay. We’ve hugely enjoyed helping to develop Edinburgh’s Christmas for the last four years and we
Read more

The 12 facts of Edinburgh’s Christmas…

10th Jan 2017

The 12 Facts of Edinburgh’s Christmas…. The 12 Facts of Edinburgh’s Christmas…. We've had a record-breaking Edinburgh’s Christmas, and it's all thanks to you, our visitors! We're delighted to have put Edinburgh on the map for another festive season. Here
Read more

Edinburgh’s Christmas busier than ever before!

30th Nov 2016

Two weeks into Edinburgh’s Christmas, the city’s 6 week long winter festival, figures demonstrate the event is even more popular than ever!  485,000 people have already been welcomed to our East Princes St Gardens site which includes Santa Land, the
Read more

Underbelly receives six nominations at the Scottish Event Awards 2016

5th Oct 2016

We're delighted to have been nominated for six awards at the Scottish Event Awards: Virgin Money Street of Light    Cultural Event of the Year Underbelly's Circus Hub    Cultural Event of the Year Virgin Money Street of Light    Large Event of
Read more

Virgin Money Street of Light 2015: Scottish Thistle Awards Nomination

5th Oct 2016

We're delighted that the Virgin Money Street of Light 2015 has reached the regional finals at this year’s Scottish Thistle Awards. The Virgin Money Street of Light is nominated in the Best Cultural Event or Festival category for the Lothian
Read more