The Royal Mile during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Photo: Jan Kranendonk/Shutterstock

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe (Edinburgh Fringe) is the world’s largest open access performing arts festival featuring theatre, circus, dance, cabaret and comedy shows. The festival takes place every August for three weeks in Scotland’s capital city at the same time as the Edinburgh International Festival, a separate festival to the Ed Fringe.

Edinburgh Festival Fringe is uniting with other international arts festivals to launch World Fringe Day in July. The event, which will take place on July...

After the West End transfer of her play Dirty Great Love Story in January, Katie Bonna begins her one-woman show All the Things I...

Work by Theatre Ad Infinitum, Cardboard Citizens and the Wardrobe Ensemble feature on the Pleasance's full programme for this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe. In addition to the...

Edinburgh Festival Fringe producer Gilded Balloon is to expand into the city’s New Town for this year’s festival, taking on a new venue. The organisation,...

Danish choreographer Peter Schaufuss is buying long-term Edinburgh Fringe venue St Stephen's and plans to turn it into a world-class theatre for dance. Schaufuss has...

Northern Stage is teaming up with theatres in Hull, Leeds and Manchester for its Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme at Summerhall this year. The Newcastle producing...

Edinburgh Fringe venue operator Underbelly has won the contract to run Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebration, adding to its control of the city’s Christmas festival. Hogmanay is...

I have just spent the past week at the Adelaide Fringe. It was my 11th visit to the event and this year I also took...

Pleasance Theatre Trust has commissioned a bespoke pop-up venue for this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe to be used alongside its 22 other spaces. Named Project...
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