The Edinburgh Festival Fringe had its first major venue dedicated solely to Circus.

Circus Hub was created and programmed by Underbelly, and formed a distinct new addition to its presence at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The venue brought to the Fringe a first class international circus programme of 12 shows, and included two European premieres, four UK premieres, five Fringe premieres, and will feature artists from across the globe, including Belgium, France, Czech Republic, Australia, Canada and Palestine. It also show cased the best in homegrown circus with five shows from the UK.