Underbelly News

Underbelly and Danny MacAskill’s Drop and Roll to stage Fringe gala for OneCity Trust.

23rd May 2019

Underbelly raises over £29,000 at Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay in support of OneCity Trust’s work fighting inequality and exclusion across Edinburgh. Residents of Edinburgh and its visitors raised £29,284 at Edinburgh’s
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We couldn’t find any more cow puns to milk… so just prepare for an udderly entertaining August!

13th May 2019

BBC Radio 4’s Fags, Mags and Bagswritten by and starring Sanjeev Kohli makes its Festival Fringe debut with live radio play. BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertzbrings an entertaining enlightening lesson through Double Art History Circus bursts
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A moo-valous marvel of shows join Underbelly’s Fringe line-up!

15th Apr 2019

A moo-valous marvel of shows join Underbelly’s Fringe line-up! In its unmistakable style of cinema and shadow puppetry, Manual Cinema offers its take on Frankenstein; whilst other theatre highlights explore everything from ISIS and Ivanka Trump to Grimm
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Scotland’s Danny MacAskill joins incredible international artists as Underbelly’s Circus Hub celebrates 5th anniversary 

10th Apr 2019

Underbelly’s Circus Hub welcomes an incredible diversity of the world’s best circus companies to mark 5thyear on Edinburgh Festival Fringe  11 outstanding shows, from 6 countries, showcasing an eyewatering array of contemporary and traditional circus skills 
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BARREL ORGAN, BURNT LEMON & POLTERGEIST WIN NEW DIORAMA THEATRE & UNDERBELLY UNTAPPED AWARD

14th Mar 2019

Second year of competition to award a full Edinburgh Festival Fringe run with unprecedented support to early-mid career theatre companies Winners were chosen from 198 applicants New Diorama Theatre and Underbelly are today delighted to announce the winners of the Untapped
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Whose Line Is It Anyway? Live at the Fringe Legendary improv show joins Underbelly’s 2019 Fringe herd

5th Mar 2019

Whose Line Is It Anyway? Live at the Fringe McEwan Hall, Bristo Square 31 July – 26 August at 7pm Tickets available at underbellyedinburgh.com from 10am on Tuesday, 5 March   Today Underbelly announces the iconic improvisational comedy show Whose Line
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FLIP FABRIQUE’S TRANSIT, GINA YASHERE, SONS OF PITCHES & GUILTY FEMINIST AMONGST MORE SHOWS SET FOR UNDERBELLY FESTIVAL 2019

27th Feb 2019

FLIP FABRIQUE’S TRANSIT, GINA YASHERE, SONS OF PITCHES & GUILTY FEMINIST AMONGST MORE SHOWS SET FOR UNDERBELLY FESTIVAL 2019 Cariad Lloyd’s GriefCast, 300thepisode of An Irishman Abroadand Angelos & Barry set for first
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Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe 2019 charges into action as first shows announced

30th Jan 2019

Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe 2019 charges into action as first shows announced First five Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe 2019 shows on sale    Heading up the 2019 Fringe herd are Irish comedy sketch actual legends Foil, Arms & Hog, world leading rock star circus
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UNDERBELLY FESTIVAL SOUTHBANK 2019 LINE-UP: FIRST 74 ACTS ANNOUNCED

24th Jan 2019

UNDERBELLY FESTIVAL SOUTHBANK 2019 LINE-UP: FIRST 74 ACTS ANNOUNCED 5 April - 29 September 2019, Southbank London SE1 8XX First headliners confirmed: legendary circus show A Simple Space, Edinburgh Festival smash Little Death Club & Drag sensation YUMMY Podcast Live:
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Three young writers from Falkirk and Kirkcaldy win Message from the Skies creative writing competition

16th Jan 2019

THREE YOUNG WRITERS FROM FALKIRK AND KIRKCALDY WIN MESSAGE FROM THE SKIES CREATIVE WRITING COMPETITION. THE YOUNG WRITERS’ WORKS APPEAR AHEAD OF SIX OF SCOTLAND’S ACCLAIMED WRITERS AS THEY ALL SHARE THEIR LOVE LETTERS TO
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