The Fringe is an expensive business, but at ZOO Venues we try to make our pricing structure as fair, straightforward and transparent as possible – keeping costs to a minimum and removing hidden charges.

We offer a 60/40 box office split with a guarantee (VAT will be charged on final settlement). Guarantees depend on slot time and length of run, however for an indication of prices please follow the figures below.

The price we charge for our shows vary on length of run, show duration and time of day, however below are average costings for a full run in each space.

Full run prices (3rd -27th August 2018)

Aviary £3,000  

Sanctuary £6,000

Cabaret Bar £1500

Studio £3000

Main House £12,000

In addition to securing the use of our theatre space for the duration of your run, this price also includes the following:

Two hours of technical rehearsal time. (Four hours in ZOO Southside Main House)
One Duty Technician at each of your performances, who will, if requested, operate your show at no extra cost.
Inclusion in our venue brochure and on our website.
Use of ZOO Venues Company Support facilities, including free internet access while in Edinburgh and a small working area for companies.
Advice and assistance from ZOO Venues Press and Marketing Department throughout the build-up to the Festival and during your run.