Noisy Nights

Red Note Ensemble
01 February 2016
20:00 - 22:00 (2 hours)

Noisy Nights are the place to hear emerging new musical ideas and voices. They’re a place to meet music-lovers, curious minds, musicians, composers and artists in an informal space and hear some of the best examples of brand new music …


GrownUps Sound & Vision: Bowie Special

13th February 2016
21:00 - 01:00 (4 hours)

The exclusive vinyl club night for fully-fledged music fans is back with a one-off special celebrating the sound and vision of the late, great David Bowie.


ESAF For the Love of Science

Edinburgh Student Arts Festival
14 February 2016
11:00 - 01:00

ESAF is collaborating with ASCUS, a network of artists and scientists committed to the practice of collaboration, to throw a ‘love’ themed day of talks, workshops, performance, speed dating, a stall market, and a party into the night for this Valentine’s Day at Summerhall.


Rhythm Machine

NEHH & Rhythm Machine
19th February, 19th March 2016
11:00 til late

Inspired by the “Art Party” format of Andy Warhol’s Factory openings as well as the raw creative energy of CBGBs, the spiritual home of Patti Smith & David Byrne, Rhythm Machine puts Live Art & Conceptual Installation work side by side with eclectic, blissful dance music & sweet party vibes.


NEHH & Black T Presents…Hector Bizerk & Support TBC

25th February 2016
20:00 - late

Hector Bizerk’s live show is something of a cultural phenomenon combining front-man Louie’s razor sharp poetry with the incredible tribal rhythms of Audrey Tait to create a crescendo of thought-provoking music that encapsulates audiences to move both mentally and physically.


NEHH Presents… John McCusker, Michael McGoldrick & John Doyle

26th February 2016
20:00 - 23:00

Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker and John Doyle are three members of the BBC acclaimed Transatlantic Sessions will play Summerhall as part of a unique European tour. With both Mike McGoldrick and John McCusker also having toured for the past year with Mark Knopfler, this is a rare chance to see three of the world’s finest musicians share a stage together.

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Work in Progress

Tues 08 March 2016
19:30 (approx 2 hours)

A night of comedy with a difference – headline comedians trying out their brand new material – off notes & off adrenaline!!

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Can Philosophy Free Ideas? Annual EPIC International Workshop

EPIC International
03 and 04 June 2016
09:00 - 18:00 (9 hours)

Can Philosophy Free Ideas? This annual 2-day workshop by EPIC International, a group of profound practical philosophers, will challenge your brains. It might free some thoughts you never knew you had. No lectures, but stimulating workshops by one of the …

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Edinburgh Juniper Festival 2016

Solid Liquids
Friday 10th June - Sunday 12th June

Scotland’s Best Gin Fest returns to Summerhall, it’s spiritual home, to celebrate World Gin Day 2016.



3rd April 2016

ANATOMY is a quarterly live art variety show. We host fearless artists and cockamamie half-baked dogtales; pirates, film-warpers, grotesques, thumpers of technology, immersive weepers, levitating playwrights, jugglers of industrial salvage, puppet dancers and throat gymnasts.


The Ceilidh Club @ Assembly Roxy!

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club
Tuesday 29 March & 05 April
20:00 - 23:00 (3 hours)

During the Science Festival the beloved Summerhall institution The Ceilidh Club moves to Roxy Assembly for two weeks only!


The Australian Wine Roadshow

15th April 2016
19:00 - 21:00

Every year Matthew Jukes tastes all the wines in Australia (well, almost), chooses the best 100 and sets off round the UK showing them to everyone. What a nice man.

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Work in Progress

Wed 18 May 2016
19:30 (approx 2 hours)

A night of comedy with a difference – headline comedians trying out their brand new material – off notes & off adrenaline!!

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Work in Progress

Wed 15 June 2016
19:30 (approx 2 hours)

A night of comedy with a difference – headline comedians trying out their brand new material – off notes & off adrenaline!!

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Locked In Edinburgh

Locked In Edinburgh

‘Locked In Edinburgh’ opens at Summerhall, making it the fifth escape game in the city – but this one is unique! It’s the only one themed and built around a real room. Discover for yourself the secrets hidden within the …

Cro + Kow Photography

Cro + Kow Photography – Courses & Classes

Cro + Kow Photography
December 2015 - February 2016

From December 2015, Cro + Kow Photography will be starting a series of photography workshops and courses at Edinburgh’s buzzing arts centre, Summerhall. COURSES AND CLASSES Introduction to Photography Mini-Course (9th and 13th December 2015 – 6-9pm, £95) Photography introductory …



Once a month
20:00 - 22:30

—Spanish & Latin- American short-film nights. A powerful curated selection of short films all with English subtitles. The Cinemaattic nights are the perfect way to see cinema in a different way, pioneer independent short films accompanied with refreshments, with their famous chit-chat discussion breaks.–


The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club
Every Tuesday at Summerhall
20.00 - 23.00 (3 hours)

Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.


Sunday Assembly Edinburgh

Sunday Assembly Edinburgh
Sunday 07 February 2016
11:15 - 12:30 (60 minutes)

After a short break, we’re back with a change of date and in a new room in Summerhall. We are going to be hosting Sunday Assemblies on the first Sunday of the month starting on Sunday, 7th February. (Doors open …