August 2, 2018

Music @ Summerhall

Suburban Scottish Horror, Feminist Punk Resistance and Lauren Gilmour on Closed Doors and the By David Pollock An appreciation of all kinds of music performance runs throughout Summerhall’s programme this festival, from the wide selection of concerts amid our Nothing Ever Happens Here strand, to a series of theatrical shows which offer new takes on

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.

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 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 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 (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.

March 14, 2018

Vacancy: Maintenance Team Member Required (CLOSED)

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.