Pleasance Courtyard

  • 60 Pleasance, EH8 9TJ
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The Pleasance’s famous cobblestone Courtyard has be entertaining festival audiences since 1985 and is considered by many to be the very heart of the Fringe. With comedy, theatre and children’s shows once again surrounding our iconic totem pole, this is the place to celebrate the return of the Fringe. ‘The centre of the cultural universe' (Scotsman).

Box Office

Linked with Fringe Box Office

Accepts Credit/Debit Cards

General enquiries

0131 556 1513



Soak up the festival atmosphere with food trucks and our al-fresco Courtyard bar open all day.

Age Limit

Under 16s accompanied by an adult may be on the premises until 00:00. 16-17 year olds until 01:00. Licensing restrictions may be subject to change.

Babes in Arms

Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket

Policy applies to:  Children under 2 years

Please note this may vary per show.

We are part of the Green Arts Initative