October 12, 2018

Summerhall Space Autumn 2018 - Artist Announcement

Three more artists/companies will be supported by Summerhall this autumn through its Space initiative - Skye Renolds, Kevin Gilday & Shotput.

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 27, 2018

Fringe venue pledges fair conditions for all following ‘landmark’ agreement

One of the biggest venues at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe has been praised by campaigners demanding better pay and conditions for reaching a “landmark” agreement.

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 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

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.

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.

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.

April 13, 2017

Summerhall Christmas Market 2017

Applications are now open to take part in our annual Christmas market. In order to apply please follow the link below and complete the application form. Applications will close on Monday 15th May 2017  Applications will be processed and responded to by 26th June. We are accepting applications for: Stallholders Food vendors (Limited spaces in

April 13, 2017

Venture English

Private and small group English courses and immersion experiences for international adults.  Improve your real-life English in authentic contexts through personalised lessons with talented teachers!  Classes of 1 to 6 students, Monday to Friday daytimes and evenings.

April 11, 2017

Fringe 2017 Technicians

We are looking for experienced technicians to join our team for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017. Summerhall provides a challenging and exciting environment for a technician, requiring a range of skills and personal qualities and encouraging professional and personal growth.

April 3, 2017

Summerhall Recruitment – Fringe 2017

Summerhall, Edinburgh's biggest arts venue and award winning Fringe venue is now recruiting for it's 2017 Fringe team.

April 3, 2017

Vacancies: The Royal Dick Bar & Restaurant

We are currently recruiting for The Royal Dick Bar & Restaurant, situated at Summerhall Arts complex in central Edinburgh.

December 14, 2016

Summerhall and Feral Arts present the Autopsy Award 2017

The Autopsy Award aims to help artists working in Scotland who make boundary-pushing performance work to undertake an Edinburgh Fringe run.