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]

August 10, 2015

New Shows and New Stars

The first full week of Fringe 2015 at Summerhall means the first performances for two of our shows Antiwords and To. Space.We have new stars on the stage and new stars on our near-overflowing... [more]

August 8, 2015

First weekend of the Fringe brings a flood of Reviews for Summerhall Shows

Fringe 2015 is officially only two days old; but the quality on offer at Summerhall has already been recognized by a number of critics, with the first five star reviews being awarded to two shows,... [more]

August 6, 2015

First Fringe Reviews Fantastic Four Stars

The first of the reviews are coming in for the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe and Summerhall shows have started off in fine form with 4* for The Tap Dancing Mermaid and The Voice Thief from The List and... [more]

July 16, 2015

Access Fringe

If you would like to take part, please complete the attached form and return by 17th July.Template Form 2015Frequently Asked... [more]

June 9, 2015

Recent press coverage for Summerhall's 2015 festival programme

"You could spend the entire three weeks at Summerhall and never be bored for a second."Lyn Gardner, The Guardian - Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2015, What to see and where to go Brian Ferguson,... [more]

June 4, 2015

Summerhall, Edinburgh's year round multi–arts venue, is proud to announce its 2015 Festival Programme

Summerhall, Edinburgh’s year round multi–arts venue, is proud to announce its 2015 Festival ProgrammeTickets on sale at summerhall.co.uk 00.01 Thursday 4 JuneFrom climate change,... [more]

June 3, 2015

Nothing Ever Happens Here… at Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015!

Nothing Ever Happens Here is the name of Summerhall's year round music programme, which this August takes in a mix of the truly international, the venerable Sun Kil Moon and Sun Ra Arkestra, to the... [more]

May 19, 2015

Summerhall Fringe Programme 2015!

Summerhall, Edinburgh’s year round multi–arts venue, is proud to announce its 2015 festival programme bursting at the seams with quality international theatre, dance, music and visual arts... [more]

May 19, 2015

THE PLACE at Summerhall, Fringe 2015

THE PLACE presentsLOST DOG’S PARADISE LOST IGOR AND MORENO’S IDIOT-SYNCRASY VERA TUSSING PROJECTS’ T-DANCEThis year, The Place will present three productions at the Edinburgh... [more]

March 24, 2015

How the Light Gets In

Co-curated by the Science Festival, Summerhall and ASCUS Art & Science, How the Light Gets In brings together a selection of works by international artists intrigued by light in all its forms.... [more]

March 11, 2015

Summerhall to launch new live music night "Nothing Ever Happens Here"

Full Line Up: Nothing Ever Happens Here Original Article Source: STV EdinburghONE of Edinburgh’s leading Fringe venues has vowed to reverse the fortunes of the capital’s under-fire music... [more]

October 15, 2014

Francis the Holy Jester

Saturday 18 October, 7.30pm, SummerhallMario Pirovano performs Francis the Holy Jester by Dario FoThis is a rare opportunity to see Dario Fo’s monologue, performed by his close friend and... [more]

July 31, 2014

Edinburgh Art Festival 2014: I'd much rather be in morally squalid Berlin

German artist Isa Genzken and fringe venue Summerhall are standouts"Thank the dark gods for Summerhall, a true fringe venue whose name suggests the sinister Summerisle in the Hebridean horror... [more]

July 21, 2014

Summerhall Festival to beam into cinemas with Hibrow

Hibrow, the digital arts pioneers, will join forces with big screen giants, ODEON, to take the world’s biggest arts festival, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, out of its cobbled confines and into a... [more]

June 5, 2014

Summerhall launches Festival 2014 programme

Over 150 exciting theatrical and visual arts experiences 1 – 24 August 2014   Mark Ravenhill, Steven Berkoff, Alison Jackson, Paines Plough, Northern Stage, Hibrow, Scottish Dance Theatre... [more]

May 28, 2014

Summerhall to host FOURTEEN Made In Scotland shows

The sun is shining (occasionally) the weather is lifting (to seventeen degrees on occasion) and that can only mean one thing – the Edinburgh Festival Fringe is ready to descend once more.We are... [more]

April 14, 2014

Summerhall Historical Fiction Festival Returns for 2014

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Summerhall Historical Fiction Festival, the event will return this May. Organised by historical authors Allan Massie and Iain Gale, and sponsored by... [more]

March 7, 2014

The Latest Tasty Offerings from The Royal Dick

We, The Royal Dick, have launched our brand new and totally delicious menu. The set menu has been aimed to be competitive in price and packed with flavour and seasonal produce. This will change every... [more]

February 28, 2014

Mysore Classes at Summerhall

Summerhall Yoga are offering a 1:1 Mysore course taught by Christopher Conn.In this class there will be a very small group of people (maximum 8). Each person is given individual attention and is... [more]

February 19, 2014

85A: Renegade Maskerrade Video

Back in December, 85A Collective brought us the Edinburgh premiere of Judd Brucke's industrial-horror film: 'CHERNOZEM', casting a cinematic shadow as trenchant and visceral as they come! After... [more]

February 10, 2014

Les Amis d'Onno Vintage Cabaret

“An Auction of the late Captain Cuthbert Cruickshank’s Collection of Curios” Les Amis d’Onno bring their unmissible brand of Vintage Cabaret to Summerhall, Edinburgh. Les Amis d’Onno’s... [more]

January 22, 2014

DARK WOULD Catalogue

World-leading poets and text artists explore the maze of living and dying in The Dark Would. Contributors: Jenny Holzer, Richard Long, Susan Hiller, Tom Phillips, Simon Patterson, Mike Chavez-Dawson,... [more]

December 11, 2013

The Novel Cure

19.00 - 21.00

Word on the street is that reading a novel can cure your cold. Or hangover, depression, headache and heartache. Join us on the 14th of December from 7-9pm for a unique chance to find out exactly how... [more]

December 4, 2013

Summerhall Winter Visual Arts Launch - 6th December 2013

19:00 - 21:00

Join us on the 6th December between 7-9pm for the launch of Summerhall’s Winter Visual Arts programme. An opportunity to explore Summerhall and meet the artists and members of staff involved in... [more]

November 29, 2013

The National Script Library of Scottish Community Drama

The National Script Library of Scottish Community Drama is located in room 3:6 on the top floor of the Taconic building at Summerhall Arts Centre. The library started in 1936 with scripts in a... [more]

November 26, 2013

Simon Garfield: The Art of Letter Writing

18:30 - 20:00

To book tickets click here This week, we will be looking at the letter by one of the best English poets and writers of the 20th century, Ted Hughes, for his wife, Slyvia Plath.  Do not... [more]

November 19, 2013

Rupert Thomson, Artistic Director of Summerhall is voted into The Hospital Club 100 list 2013.

The results are in for this year's h.Club100, a search for the most innovative creatives working in the UK today.The h.Club100 in association with the Guardian Culture Professionals... [more]