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 now open! Applications now 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 Now Open

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

April 12, 2018

Summerhall Christmas Market 2018- Applications open

Applications for Summerhall’s Christmas Market 2018 open at 10:00 on Thursday 12th April. Apply here:  SHChristmasMarket2018 Submissions will close on Thursday 3rd May at 10:00.   This years Christmas Market will be as jam packed as ever with  local businesses selling top quality unique products and  food vendors serving up delicious food and drink alongside activities

April 6, 2018

Applications for Fringe 2018 Street Team (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

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

April 3, 2018

Fringe 2018 Front of House positions (Applications closed)

This application process is 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 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.

March 14, 2018

Vacancy: Maintenance Team Member Required

An opportunity has become available to join Summerhall’s multidisciplinary Maintenance Team in the heart of Edinburgh. We are looking for hard working individuals with maintenance experience who can work effectively in a fast-paced environment and adapt to changing workloads by prioritising accordingly without compromise to our high standards. An ideal candidate would have the ability

February 8, 2018

Summerhall nominated for Fringe Theatre of The Year at The Stage Awards 2018

Summerhall is delighted to have been nominated for Fringe Theatre of the Year, sponsored by encoreinsure.com, at The Stage Awards. Alongside fellow nominees Hope Mill Theatre and The Orange Tree Theatre, the award celebrates unfunded organisations based outside central London, recognizing them as a vital part of the UK theatre ecology.

January 30, 2018

Job Vacancy: Commis Chef (applications closed)

The Royal Dick bar is looking for a Commis chef for our busy kitchen.

December 19, 2017

Summerhall Festive Opening Times 2017

Summerhall's galleries, cafe and reception/box office will be shut or operating on shortened hours on certain days across the festive period.

October 27, 2017

Summerhall Artist Development Programme

Summerhall is delighted to announce the first round of successful applications to the Lab and Space strands of our artist development programme.

October 10, 2017

JOB VACANCY: RECEPTIONISTS

A rare opportunity has become available to join the team at Summerhall. We are seeking enthusiastic, friendly and professional receptionists. Understanding the importance of customer service is vital – we are looking for someone who will thrive being at the forefront of our business. This job is only suitable for someone who enjoys interacting with the

September 8, 2017

Summerhall Performance Programme

The programming department looks after the live performance elements at Summerhall, such as Theatre, Dance, Physical Theatre and Performance Art. 

August 20, 2017

TOTAL AWARD shortlist

Total Theatre have released their shortlist for the 2017 awards. We are delighted that 11 of the 22 shortlisted are Summerhall shows.   The Total Theatre Awards participate in a peer led, peer-to-peer process of critical dialogue and debate exploring excellence and evolving form in contemporary performance.   Within the Emerging Category for shows by

August 11, 2017

Amnesty Freedom of Expression Award 2017

We are delighted to announce that a huge number of Summerhall Fringe shows have been included in the longlist for the Amnesty Freedom of Expression Award 2017. The Freedom of Expression Award honours an Edinburgh Festival Fringe theatre production of excellent artistic merit that builds understanding and raises awareness about human rights in an inspirational

August 5, 2017

SUMMERHALL KIDS HIGHLIGHTS 2017

Theatre for families is an important part of what we do here at Summerhall, with the venue itself a welcoming place to explore and to rest up in our spacious and accessible café during the Festival month (just remember to come in at the side of the building if you’re bringing a buggy). This year,

July 25, 2017

Summerhall Artist Development Programme

The pilot comprises: two Labs, offering artists time, space and money to develop new work, two Scratch nights, offering artists the chance to try out an idea in front of an audience, and four Space development weeks, offering artists in-kind space to develop new work. Look out for a callout in September for the first Lab and the first Scratch event. But to kick things off, we’re now inviting applications for the first two Space development weeks.

May 23, 2017

Vacancy: Qualified Electrician with Select Cert.

Qualified Electrician with Select Cert required to carry out all aspects of electrical work in a listed building – Summerhall Arts Venue. Summerhall is looking for a competent electrician to carry out all general repairs, new installations, consumer unit testing, annual testing, PAT testing & basic 3 phase work. Various electrical jobs required for our