Fringe Performance & Rehearsal Space

August 2019

Contact our Events Team today!
0131 550 3660

Dovecot Studios, an award-winning visitor attraction, is Scotland’s only working-tapestry studio. Located in the heart of Edinburgh Old Town, just round the corner from The Pleasance and The Festival Theatre, this is a unique and quirky venue perfect for a Festival Fringe performance.

Studio 10
This space is ideal for rehearsals or performances; a white studio space with natural light and wooden flooring, it can accommodate up to 40 people theatre style.

July 2020 Availability
Monday to Saturday 10:00-17:00

August 2020 Availability
Monday & Tuesday 10:00 -17:00
Wednesday to Friday 10:00-19:30
Saturday & Sunday 10:00-17:00

On request

Further Details
Dovecot have a fully licensed in-house café, run by award-winning caterers The Pantry, where visitors can fuel up before catching a show.

Dovecot Studios is a fully accessible building with wheelchair access to all levels with public toilets and baby changing facilities.

We are more than happy to promote performances on our social media and can help to sell tickets via our website (please note that we do ask for a 10% commission from ticket sales).


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Gallery & Shop

Mon-Sat 10am-5pm

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony

Mon-Fri 12-3pm Sat 10am-5pm

The Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony will be closed from 27-31 Jan 2020 for installation of new displays.  


Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Sat 10am-5pm