August 12, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016: Fringe First Awards Announced

[caption id="attachment_20823" align="alignleft" width="300"] Fringe First Winners[/caption]Summerhall are delighted to announce that three of our shows at this year's festival have been awarded... [more]

August 10, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016: A Quick Review Roundup

[caption id="attachment_20791" align="alignleft" width="300"] Summerhall Press Coverage 2016[/caption]The stars have come out and it's only the first week of the Fringe! We've been really happy... [more]

August 5, 2016

Summerhall Festival 2016: That Fringe Friday Feeling

[caption id="attachment_20764" align="alignleft" width="300"] Cheese on Toast, Summerhall style[/caption]It's Fringe time, along with all of our excellent shows and exhibitions, we've welcomed... [more]

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... [more]

August 1, 2016

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

[caption id="attachment_20701" align="alignleft" width="300"] Summerhall sign, one of many[/caption]It’s the first of August, and all through Summerhall, construction, as the sign says, is... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

November 18, 2015

Fringe 2016: Applications now CLOSED!

Thanks very much for submitting a proposal for Fringe 2016. We are now fully programmed and therefore will not be accepting any more enquiries.Thanks very much for your time, effort and interest... [more]

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... [more]

September 4, 2015

South London Gallery Graduate Residency

SOUTH LONDON GALLERY GRADUATE RESIDENCY DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MON 28 SEP 2015, 11AMThe South London Gallery Graduate Residency is an open submission 6-month residency opportunity... [more]

August 30, 2015

Final Fringe Review Roundup (Warning: May Contain Stars)

It may have been the final week of Fringe 2015, but Summerhall shows have remained just as popular with the press, bringing in all of these great reviews:Cinema ★★★★ The List Ndebele... [more]

August 29, 2015

Edinburgh Total Theatre Awards 2015 Recognise Two Summerhall Companies

Two Summerhall companies, Sue MacLaine and Nadia Nadarajah's Can I Start Again Please, and Portraits in Motion by Volker Gerling in association with Aurora Nova, have been recognised in The Total... [more]

August 28, 2015

Final Fringe Firsts Make Fantastic Finale For Summerhall

The Scotsman have announced the final set of Fringe First Award winners and, once again, two Summerhall shows will be heading to the World Famous Spiegeltent in St Andrew's Square to pick up their... [more]

August 26, 2015

Smash It Up Shortlisted for Amnesty International Award

Amnesty International has chosen seven outstanding Edinburgh Festival Fringe productions for the shortlist of its 2015 Freedom of Expression Award.The Award, given annually to an outstanding... [more]

August 21, 2015

A Galaxy of Stars in Summerhall's Second Week

We think that all of our shows are great! Don't just take our word for it though; have a look at the great reviews we've had this week and book your tickets for this weekend.Women’s Hour... [more]

August 21, 2015

Fringe Firsts and Fest Features - It Must Be Friday!

The Friday of the second full week of Fringe 2015 has brought yet more reasons to celebrate at Summerhall, with another two of our shows receiving The Scotsman Fringe First Award.This weeks... [more]

August 20, 2015

The Kids Have Spoken! Voice Thief Wins Primary Times Award

Summerhall's programme has something for everyone this year. Not only have ten of our shows been shortlisted for the Total Theatre Awards, it can now be announced that this year’s Primary Times... [more]

August 20, 2015

Swathe of Summerhall Shows Shortlisted For Total Theatre Awards

Summerhall's 2015 Fringe programme has a whopping ten shows shortlisted for this year's Total Theatre Awards, managing to be represented in every category including the new dance category.Since... [more]

August 17, 2015

Second Weekend Review Roundup

Summerhall is having a fantastic Fringe so far. Over the weekend (15th-16th August) we had 53 pieces of press for Summerhall shows from a variety of publications. Here are some highlights:-... [more]

August 14, 2015

Friday at Summerhall: Fringe Firsts and Front Pages

Friday 14th August is turning out to be a big day for Summerhall, with two shows winning The Scotsman's Fringe First award and another being featured on the front pages of The Scotsman and its... [more]

August 12, 2015

A plethora of reviews for Summerhall shows by Total Theatre

Total Theatre Magazine have written some fantastic reviews about many of the shows in our programme. Click on the quotes to read them in full and don't forget to buy your tickets in advance so as to... [more]