Venue DescriptionThe Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and the greatest platform for creative freedom on earth. Every year thousands of performers take to hundreds of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and includes theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, circus, cabaret, children's shows, musicals, opera, music, spoken word, exhibitions and events. Call in to the Fringe Box Office to book tickets or to the edfringe shop to buy Fringe merchandise and to find out more about this unique and exciting festival. You can also book tickets online or over the phone. The full 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme launches on 07 June. The 2017 Edinburgh Fringe will run from 04 – 28 August 2017. The Fringe Society is the charity that underpins the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. It is the Society’s ambition for the Fringe be the most accessible arts festival in the world, where anyone who chooses to can take part, whether on the stage, backstage, or in the audience.
The Fringe Shop is fully accessible. One entrance is step free with a slight ramp, and a push pad door. Customers with access requirements can access all box office services from the Fringe Shop. The Fringe Box Office has step free access down Old Assembly Close to the left of the Fringe Shop. Old Assembly Close is steep with uneven paving. The Box Office has an induction loop and an accessible counter.
Accessibility Guide Link: https://www.edfringe.com/visit-the-fringe/accessibility
We encourage all performers at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to offer accessible performances. Details of accessible performances can be found on the access page of our ticketing website: https://tickets.edfringe.com/box-office/accessibility. The Fringe Box Office has designated staff in place deal specifically with access enquiries and ticket bookings. This service is here to assist anyone with an access requirement to make the most of what the Edinburgh Festival Fringe has to offer. This service is available to anyone who: • requires specific accessibility information on each venue • requires extra assistance when at the venue • has a specific seating requirement • is a wheelchair user • requires a complimentary companion ticket to attend a performance. Contact details Email: email@example.com Phone: 0131 226 0002 Opening dates and hours Our Box Office Access Assistants are available Monday - Friday, 10:00 – 18:00. From 01 - 29 August, these hours will extend to 09:00 – 21:00 daily.
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Information about the toilets has not been added for this venue.
Fringe Box Office and Shop staff have completed equalities training provided by Euan's Guide.
Information about COVID precautions has not been added for this venue.
Assistance dog facilities
Assistance dog exercise facilities
Assistance dogs are welcome in the Fringe Shop and Box Office.
The venue says it has...
- Accessible Format
- Carer Discount
- Disabled Access
- Induction Loop
- Online Booking
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