August 10, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016: A Quick Review Roundup

The stars have come out and it’s only the first week of the Fringe! We’ve been really happy with the reviews we’ve had come in so far, and below is a quick roundup of just some of the press coverage that we’ve received so far. An early favourite with the critics, was the school hostage

August 5, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016: That Fringe Friday Feeling

It’s Fringe time, along with all of our excellent shows and exhibitions, we’ve welcomed some local, and if we do say so ourselves, excellent, food vendors, including Rost and The Cheesy Toast Shack, and a selection of Australian wines are also available. We’re so pleased with our Festival programme this year, and we’re even happier

August 3, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016: The Previews Have Begun

After all of our behind-the-scenes preparation, and days of transforming Summerhall, our crews have downed their tools, put on their new Summerhall uniforms and flung open the doors to a new audience for this year. While the Fringe doesn’t officially start until the 5th, a number of the shows on our Festival programme actually started

August 1, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016 – It’s Time for the Get In

It’s the first of August, and all through Summerhall, construction, as the sign says, is everywhere. The old vet school is filled with the sound of furious hammering, eager sawing and the smell of fresh paint as we get ready for the official start of this year’s festival in just two days away, On top

July 20, 2016

Demarco News from Poland

Honorowy doktorat ASP dla Richarda Demarco Szkocki malarz, rysownik, właściciel słynnej The Richard Demarco Gallery i jeden z twórców festiwalu teatralnego w Edynburgu, zostanie w środę doktorem honoris causa wrocławskiej ASP Czytaj więcej… https://twitter.com/k_noworyta/status/748492498029387776 KONTEKSTY FESTIWAL SZTUKI EFEMERYCZNEJ SOKOŁOWSKO 2016 Archiwum Richarda Demarco jako Gesamtkunstwerk (totalne dzieło sztuki) Część I konferencji ma na celu przedstawienie

July 6, 2016

Vacancy: Chef for The Royal Dick Bar & Restaurant

We are looking for a Chef for The Royal Dick Bar & Restaurant, situated at Summerhall Arts complex in central Edinburgh. This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic chef, to come on board to create a bistro/gastropub style of menu of tasty food for our customers utilising local suppliers, seasonal produce and great ingredients.

July 1, 2016

Summerhall NEHH sweepstakes July 2016 - Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. To enter: participants must be aged 18 or over and residents of the United Kingdom. participants must ‘like’ the specified page post in the promotional text. Only one entry per participant. Entry must be made with a personal profile.

June 29, 2016

Robert McDowell, in response to the Brexit vote...

Robert McDowell, director of Summerhall said that in response to the Brexit vote, Summerhall, over which the EU flag flies at half mast mourning the death of UK membership, we very much welcome and dedicate our support to Janet Archer’s statement for Creative Scotland confirming Creative Scotland’s commitment to internationalism in the arts, to bringing

June 2, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016 - family shows

With our spacious and accessible café, bright courtyard area and Zoom Club events throughout the week, Summerhall is already a destination venue for families across the local area.  As ever, our Fringe programme will include plenty of shows for children and young people that are equally enjoyable for grown-ups. Sure to be as talked-about as

May 27, 2016

Verity Leigh introduces Summerhall's Edinburgh Fringe 2016

Summerhall’s 2016 festival programme, a feast of theatre, performance, dance, visual art and music for audiences of all ages, is on sale now via the Edinburgh Fringe box office.

May 27, 2016

Summerhall, Edinburgh International Film Festival and Nothing Ever Happens Here Present...

Summerhall and Nothing Ever Happens Here are proud to be collaborating for the first time with the Edinburgh International Film Festival to present ‘Sound & Vision,’ the inaugural two day al fresco live music and film screening events – all in the magical courtyard at Summerhall in the heart of the city. As part of the Films In The City programme

May 25, 2016

Summerhall NEHH Festival 2016

Summerhall’s Nothing Ever Happens Here series is a year-round showcase of diverse and boundary-pushing contemporary music from across the world, and this year it will once again be one of the essential platforms for live music in Edinburgh during the festival month of August.

May 24, 2016

Summerhall Made in Scotland 2016

Following the announcement of the Made in Scotland 2016 programme for this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Summerhall is once more pleased to welcome a number of the shows in the strand to our venue throughout August. A partnership between the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society, Creative Scotland, the Federation of Scottish Theatre and the Scottish Music

May 13, 2016

SUMMERHALL AUTOPSY AWARD 2016

SUMMERHALL AUTOPSY AWARD 2016 Once again, Summerhall is proud to present its annual Autopsy Award to two outstanding and thought-provoking pieces of new performance. Established in 2013 as part of Arches Live at Glasgow’s much-missed multi-arts venue the Arches, the award saw two Arches Live productions restaged the following year on Summerhall stages as part of our

May 11, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016

Summerhall, Edinburgh’s most daring and respected year-round multi-arts venue, is proud to announce its 2016 Festival Programme. Now into its sixth year, and with a reputation for presenting diverse work from a host of the world’s most innovative theatremakers, musicians and visual artists, the venue has become the go-to destination of the Edinburgh Festival for

May 10, 2016

Summerhall Christmas Market 2016 Stallholder applications now open

We are thrilled to begin welcoming applications for our annual Christmas Market. Please follow the link below and complete the form to submit your note of interest to take part as a stallholder. Applications will be processed from 17th June. More details can be found on our submission form. Summerhall Christmas Market 2016 Application Form

April 12, 2016

We are hiring a Production Co-ordinator!

Summerhall is recruiting within its Technical Team. We are looking for a Production Co-ordinator. Job description below. Immediate start available, interviews will be held next week and we will close the application as soon as the right person has been found. Please apply with CV and covering letter to recruitment@summerhall.co.uk with the job title in the subject

January 11, 2016

The Royal Dick Bar & Kitchen is now open for drinks

The Royal Dick Bar & Kitchen is now open for drinks, with a full re-launch and opening for the new menu coming very soon.    

November 18, 2015

Fringe 2016: Applications now CLOSED!

Summerhall has now CLOSED applications from companies and artists for our curated programme for Fringe 2016.

September 22, 2015

Doors Open Day 2015

Once again this year we are delighted to be taking part in Doors Open Day Weekend! “Formerly The Royal (Dick) Vet School, Summerhall is now a creative hub for the arts. Summerhall is home to over fifty resident artists and companies, some of whom will be hosting open studio days. We also have a café