Underbelly at Edinburgh Fringe
This is the place to be in August!
Enjoy the best circus, comedy, theatre, cabaret and music, plus buzzing bars and mouthwatering food, in the heart of Edinburgh.
Underbelly at the Edinburgh Fringe will run from the 3 – 29 August 2022 across 19 venues and four sites: George Square, Circus Hub on the Meadows, Cowgate, and Bristo Square.
The Edinburgh Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world, and in 2000 was the birthplace of Underbelly. Underbelly is now one of the leading venue producers at the Edinburgh Fringe, some of the highlights of our 21 years at the festival include presenting Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Fleabag in 2013, Marlow & Moss’ SIX in 2018, Manual Cinema’s Ada/Ava in 2016, 1927’s Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea in 2007 and Life Jacket’s America is Hard to See in 2019. In recent years, the Untapped Award in partnership with New Diorama has showcased new talent and supported shows including Breach Theatre’s It’s True, It’s True, It’s True, Nouveau Riche’s Queens of Sheba and Burnt Lemon’s Tokyo Rose.
Our 2022 programme so far includes La Clique, The Gruffalo, The Giant, and the Mermaid with Julia Donaldson, Abandoman, Circus Abyssinia: Tulu, and more.