August 27, 2018

Summerhall Festival Ends for 2018 with a rise in ticket sales

The 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe marked Summerhall’s 8th year contributing to the programme. The venue continues to draw in diverse talent from across the world, hosting over one hundred shows from 20 different countries - a figure that we are particularly proud of given the current political and economic climate, where the ability to give voice to a wide range of national and international talent is essential to our continued success.

August 24, 2018

Sia producer attends 'The Ballad of the Apathetic Son and his Narcissistic Mother' at Summerhall

Sia producer David Russell attends a Summerhall show based on a mother and son’s mutual love for the Australian pop-star.

July 26, 2018

£5 Previews on August 1st @ Summerhall

Enjoy many of our excellent shows for only £5 on August 1st. New Perspectives Theatre Company A FORTUNATE MAN This striking mixed media performance takes the pulse of GP practice then and now, continuing the conversation in the 70th year of the NHS. Time: 16.30 (60 mins) _ Raw Material Arts Ltd In association with

July 24, 2018

KURT SCHWITTERS HAS LEFT THE BUILDING

Russian Revolutionaries, Wartime Reflections and Martin Green on the groundbreaking work of artist Kurt Schwitters By David Pollock Throughout August Summerhall is one of the pre-eminent places to see art in Edinburgh, and particularly art from the 20th and 21st centuries with an outsider sensibility and a lack of mainstream recognition. This year, our flagship

July 16, 2018

Dance @ Summerhall

Indian Soldiers in Belgium, Shared love of Sia and Mele Void on Dancing J.G. Ballard’s Concrete Island By David Pollock As ever, dance performance is an integral party of Summerhall’s Festival programme, with a number of shows which take new and intriguing approaches to storytelling through the medium. Among this year’s highlights are Akademi’s The

July 13, 2018

Festival Press Roundup - July

A round-up of press and top picks from the Summerhall Festival 2018 programme as of July.

July 9, 2018

Circus @ Summerhall

Amniotic Sacs, Debaucherous Convicts, and Jess Love & Sarah Bebe Holmes on the Storytelling Power of Circus. By David Pollock As contemporary circus continues to innovate and take inspiration from other art forms, Summerhall has developed its capacity to accommodate new forms of boundary pushing aerial work and circus performance. Below, the creators of Egg

July 5, 2018

Job Vacancy: Summerhall Duty Manager (Events and Operations) (CLOSED)

Located in the heart of Edinburgh, Summerhall is seeking a Duty Manager to join our Events and Operations team on a part time basis. The successful candidate must be available to work evenings and regular weekends based on Summerhall’s event calendar determined on a monthly basis. Hours negotiable for the right candidate. Full time hours will be available

July 2, 2018

Returning @ Summerhall

Cloned Sheep, Extraterrestrials and Volker Gerling on Capturing Strangers’ Stories and Photographic Flipbooks By David Pollock We don’t just offer a first home for shows to become Edinburgh Festival successes at Summerhall – we also welcome back past hits from Fringes gone by, nurturing a continuing and open relationship for shows with which we’ve enjoyed

June 29, 2018

Fringe 2018 Front of House positions (CLOSED)

Edinburgh’s largest arts venue and award winning Fringe venue is now recruiting for our 2018 Fringe team. Last year we looked after over 220,000 visitors and delivered over 2,200 performances in three and a half short, busy and exciting weeks. Summerhall has committed to providing a safe and fair environment to work within. To that

June 21, 2018

Queer @ Summerhall

The diversity and inclusivity of Summerhall’s Edinburgh Festival theatre programme is as important as the widely recognised quality of what we do. The stories our artists tell open windows upon all manner of experiences, and in 2018 we’re particularly happy to present a breadth of LGBT and queer voices on our stages.

May 17, 2018

Summerhall's Festival Programme 2018

Summerhall, Edinburgh’s acclaimed multi-arts venue and Fringe Theatre of the Year nominee at this year’s Stage Awards, is proud to announce nearly 120 shows for its seventh year as part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, including some of the finest international theatre, music, dance and visual art. In 2018 we will play host to companies,

April 23, 2018

Fringe Box Office positions (APPLICATIONS CLOSED)

These applications are now closed.   Edinburgh’s largest arts venue and award winning Fringe venue is now recruiting for our 2018 Fringe team. Last year we looked after over 220,000 visitors and delivered over 2,200 performances in three and a half short, busy and exciting weeks. Summerhall is committed to providing a safe and fair

April 18, 2018

Fringe 2018 Bar Positions (APPLICATIONS CLOSED)

Applications for this role are now closed.   Edinburgh’s largest arts venue and award winning Fringe venue is now recruiting for our 2018 Fringe team. Last year we looked after over 220,000 visitors and delivered over 2,200 performances in three and a half short, busy and exciting weeks. Summerhall has committed to providing a safe

April 6, 2018

Applications for Fringe 2018 Street Team (CLOSED)

Summerhall, Edinburgh’s biggest arts venue and award winning Fringe venue is now recruiting for our 2018 Fringe team. Last year we looked after over 220,000 visitors and delivered over 2,200 performances in three and a half short, busy and exciting weeks. Summerhall has committed to providing a safe and fair environment to work within. To

April 5, 2018

Fringe 2018 Press Office positions (APPLICATIONS CLOSED)

This application process is now closed. Summerhall, Edinburgh’s biggest arts venue and award winning Fringe venue is now recruiting for our 2018 Fringe team. Last year we looked after over 220,000 visitors and delivered over 2,200 performances in three and a half short, busy and exciting weeks. Summerhall has committed to providing a safe and

March 29, 2018

Fringe 2018 Recruitment : Technical Team (APPLICATIONS CLOSED)

We are currently looking for technicians to join our team for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018. Summerhall provides a challenging and exciting environment for a technician, requiring a range of skills and personal qualities and encouraging professional and personal growth.