What a year!! 2019 saw an outstanding Fringe at theSpaceUK, our programme received critical acclaim (including winning the Award for Most Dynamic Programme) with numerous shows picking up awards, five-star reviews and tour transfers.
The Good Scout (Boys of the Empire Productions) written by Taggart writer Glen Chandler followed on from their 2018 success by picking up the Best New Writing Award from ScotsGay.
And we should not forget Night Owl for their show The Aretha Franklin Story that won the Mervyn Stutter Spirit of the Fringe Award.
2019 was also a bumper year for top-rated performances at theSpaceUK with a 50% increase in 5-star reviews. Our ticket sales increased by 16% on 2019 with some 182,000 audience members seeing shows across our venues.
50% increase in audience numbers over the previous years figures
Producer/Performer The Glummer Twins, theSpace @ Surgeons Hall 2019
"It didn't matter that our time was at 10am because most of our seats were filled."
Producer, Fordham Theatre Company NYC, USA, theSpace on the Mile, 2019
Nick and your publicity department and Fay and the production team were prompt and thorough in their responses to our many questions in the months leading up to Fringe
Robert D Murphy
Producer, NOIR HAMLET, USA, theSpace @ Venue 45 and theSpace @ Niddry St 2019