The Milk Round

★Stars★ all round for Underbelly Untapped shows

16th August 2018

Back in March 2018 our Untapped award winners were announced.  The award is presented by Underbelly and The New Diorama Theatre to three companies to present their work at the Festival Fringe. This year's three shows were chosen... Read more

Shows for your inner child

15th August 2018

This year Underbelly has loads and loads of incredible shows for wee coos, but if you’re an adult who’s just a big kid at heart and only as old as you feel, Underbelly is the perfect... Read more

A Day at the Fringe - Circus

15th August 2018

Year-on-year Underbelly’s Circus Hub delights audiences and defies expectations with shows which moo-ve beyond the flips and tumbles, showcasing show-stopping stunts, heart-in-your-throat moments, live music, slapstick character comedy, powerful breath-taking beauty work and late-night cabaret glamour. Plus, you... Read more

Females at the Fringe

15th August 2018

In the age of #metoo, #TimesUp and the radical notion that women are humans (who knew?) we’re shining the spotlight on the ladies bringing home the bacon with their laugh-out-loud one-woman shows, hard-hitting dramas, ultimate show-stoppers, and new... Read more

Underbelly’s Big Brain Tumour Benefit 2018

14th August 2018

Last night Underbelly held its annual Big Brain Tumour Benefit to raise money for The Brain Tumour Charity, and the final total was an amazing £30,000!    Check out our video of last night’s action! Credit: High... Read more

Rainy Days at the Fringe

12th August 2018

A Rainy Day at the Fringe It wouldn’t be the Fringe without a bit of rain to test your commitment. But whether it’s just a bit of drizzle or a full-on torrential downpour we’ve... Read more

Cowgate - where it all began!

11th August 2018

Underbelly’s programme might now boast over 190 shows, but it all began in the underbelly of the city, with just 4... Many moo-ns ago, in the year 2000, Underbelly director Ed (then with theatre group Double Edge Drama) wanted to bring 3... Read more

Statement from Underbelly on Fringe Employment

9th August 2018

Not for the first time Unite has publicly accused Underbelly of unfair employment conditions and, once again, it is absolutely untrue. Bryan Simpson for Unite says they’ve made “repeated attempts” to engage with us. Untrue. We... Read more