All Fringe Friends will receive a fantastic range of benefits based on membership level.

Friend – £39 per year (£32 Direct Debit) 

Your benefits include everything listed above as well as:

  • Two tickets for the price of one on 15 different shows (offer valid once per show) 

Good Friend – £69 per year (£58 by Direct Debit)

Your benefits include all of the fantastic Friends’ benefits listed above as well as:

  • Two tickets for the price of one on 30 different shows (offer valid once per show) 

Close Friend – £99 per year (£85 by Direct Debit)

Your benefits include all of the fantastic Friends’ benefits listed above as well as:

  • Two tickets for the price of one on up to 50 shows (maximum four tickets per show*)
  • Invites to VIP Friends events 4

* If you book four tickets per show this would be 25 shows; if you book two tickets per show this would be 50 shows.


Best Friend – £175 per year (£157 by Direct Debit)

Your benefits include all of the fantastic Friends’ benefits listed above as well as:

  • Two tickets for the price of one on unlimited shows (maximum six tickets per show)
  • Invites to VIP Friends events 4
  • Your name in the Fringe Programme.
  • A copy of our Annual Review delivered direct to your door.

Be a green Friend

We are working on reducing our carbon footprint and we need your help.

If you prefer to browse the Fringe Programme online or can pick one up close to home, then please let us know by emailing [email protected] and we won’t send you a copy of the Fringe Programme in the post.

 

Save time and money by setting up an annual Direct Debit for your Fringe Friends membership. As a Direct Debit customer, you’ll save on the cost of any Friends membership. Direct Debit is a simple, convenient and secure way to pay for your Fringe Friend membership; your subscription comes out of your bank automatically and there’s no need to contact us to pay. You can cancel your Direct Debit at any time. Please note Direct Debits are only open to Friends in the UK.

Become a friend by Direct Debit

 

Do you know a Fringe Fanatic? Arts Addict? Dance Devotee?  Are you looking for a unique gift idea for the Fringe fan in your life? From just £39 you can gift a summer of inspirational theatre, comedy, dance and much, much more with a Fringe Friends membership. From 2for1 ticket offers to invitations to exclusive members’ events, our Friends membership is the perfect ticket to a great Fringe experience.

Fringe Friends benefits include:

  • 2for1 ticket offers on thousands of Fringe shows.
  • A copy of the Fringe Programme.
  • Access to the Friends' Exclusive Box Office and phone line.
  • 10% off merchandise at the Fringe Shop.

As a charity, the Fringe Society relies on the generosity of its Friends and supporters to help achieve our vision to become the most accessible festival in the world. So, they get the perfect gift and you get the feel-good factor by helping the biggest celebration of creativity in the world to remain open and inclusive to all.

Gift memberships are delivered as a voucher that can be redeemed either online, in person or on the telephone.

Purchase a gift membership

If you have been given a gift membership please click here to activate.

1 Fringe Friends who pay by annual Direct Debit save on the cost of all membership tiers.

2 Available on selected shows - bookings must be made via the Fringe Box Office, over the phone, on edfringe.com or the official Fringe App. The offer is only applicable against full price tickets and cannot be redeemed on preview days. All tickets (including those available in the Friends 2for1 ticket offer) are subject to availability.

3Programmes will be delivered following the 2020 programme launch (tbc). All Fringe Friends who sign up after the programme launch date will receive their programme within 10 working days of becoming a Friend. Non-UK residents will receive their programme as soon as possible and timescales will vary depending on delivery address. Following launch, programmes will be delivered to UK residents within 10 days of becoming a Friend. Non-UK residents should allow up to three weeks for delivery. 

4 Fringe Friends receptions for Close and Best Friends are subject to availability.