Underbelly News

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
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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
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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
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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
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Introducing Underbelly’s Circus Hub

29th Apr 2015

We are delighted to announce our brand new Edinburgh Fringe venue for 2015!  Underbelly's Circus Hub is the first ever major venue dedicated to circus at the Fringe. The venue will bring to the Fringe a first class international
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Comedy Hullabaloo Announces First Acts For 2015

5th Feb 2015

This May, Underbelly’s Comedy Hullabaloo will return to Stratford-upon-Avon for another five-day installment of laughs and larks. Following the success of last year’s festival which saw 5,000 visitors watch 25 comedians across the late May Bank Holiday weekend,
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Udderbelly Festival and London Wonderground are back at Southbank Centre

29th Jan 2015

We're thrilled to announce the return of Udderbelly Festival and London Wonderground at Southbank Centre in 2015. Both festivals are hugely anticipated fixtures in London’s cultural calendar and continue to bring world-class entertainment to the heart of
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2014/15 is the most successful Edinburgh’s Christmas yet

7th Jan 2015

Underbelly is thrilled to announce that 2014/15 was the biggest and most successful Edinburgh's Christmas ever. People came along to East Princes St Gardens & St Andrew Square in their millions to experience spectacular festive delights such as the Star
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Over 20,000 come to Light Night 2014

26th Nov 2014

Over 20,000 people came along to George Street last weekend to enjoy over 60 performances from local community groups across seven stages, as well as the switch-on of the Christmas lights across Edinburgh at the biggest Light Night ever. The Christmas lights
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Rekorderlig Cider Lodge

24th Nov 2014

This Winter, Underbelly are bringing a slice of Sweden to London with the Rekorderlig Cider Lodge. Set over two floors at Southbank Centre’s Winter Festival, on the site where Udderbelly Festival at Southbank Centre grazes every summer, everyone
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