Welcome to the Participant Area

Are you planning to bring a show to the next Edinburgh Festival Fringe
(07 – 31 August 2015), or to manage a venue? Then you’re in the right place!


Coming up at Fringe Central

If you are a Fringe participant, member of the press or media, or an arts industry professional, Fringe Central is your home away from home during August. Be certain to download the Fringe Central Events Programme to learn more about the many Participant-focused free events.

Download the 2015 Fringe Central Events Programme

The Events Programme lists all of the fantastic events on offer. Here are a few that are coming up shortly:

  • Disability equality training - 03 and 04 Aug, 10:30 (2h)
    Practical training sessions for you to look at how you can better respond to the needs of disabled customers, as well as looking at some of the wider social issues.
    To book your place, please email fringecentral@edfringe.com.
  • Fringe Central welcome address - 07 Aug, 11:00 (1h)
    To formally welcome you to Fringe Central we will be hosting a keynote speech from award-winning comedian and theatre-maker Bryony Kimmings. Join us as Bryony shares her thought-provoking, political and silly perspectives on the Fringe experience.
    To book your place, please email fringecentral@edfringe.com.
  • Meet the Media - 08 Aug, 13:00 (5h)
    An event unlike any other and one of the most popular opportunities at the festival, this is your chance to meet media representatives and get face-to-face time to promote your show. Last year saw representation from publications such as The Scotsman, The Daily Record, The List, ThreeWeeks, BroadwayBaby.com and The Stage amongst others.
    This is a free non-ticketed event. No advance booking required


Browse the menu on the left to find out everything you need to know about taking part in the Fringe:

Fringe Guides

As a starting point, these guides and resources cover all the major aspects of bringing a show to the Fringe:

Your Basket

  • Your basket is empty.

Welcome to the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Looking to book tickets?

Go to our fantastic ticketing experience!

Want to take part?

Visit our extensive Participant area!
Take part
No thanks, take me to the edfringe.com homepage