• Winterhall

    Winter programme

    Summerhall turns festive this Winter season with a flurry of gigs, markets, screenings and exhibitions!

  • Yellowbird - Screening

    Sun 16 Dec 2018

    Book now to see  Yellowbird as a pre-Christmas treat for all the family: A bird orphan has to lead a flock of migratory birds that have just lost their leader to Africa in this animated feature from director Christian De Vita, a storyboard artist on Wes Anderson's Fantastic Mr. Fox.

  • Massaoke Hogmanay Hootenanny

    Mon 31 Dec 2018

    Summerhall is joining the Hogmanay celebrations in Edinburgh this year with the greatest karaoke night there is – Massaoke! An amazing live band playing all your favourite hits, a huge lyrics screen & a room of people singing their hearts out.

  • 369 Remembered - The Women

    3 Nov - 23 Dec 2018

    From the start the 369 Gallery showed equal numbers of male & female artists and this, the first of two memorial exhibitions to include a selection of memorabilia and paintings from Andrew Brown’s collection, is primarily devoted to paintings by the female artists who exhibited in the 1980s.


Upcoming Events


Sat 15 Dec 2018

Lost Map

KID CANAVERAL'S CHRISTMAS BAUBLES IX

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Live music + DJs, across multiple rooms, with your hosts Kid Canaveral, from 2pm until 1am.  First act confirmed, London DIY punks, Big Joanie.
14:00 - 01:00

Sun 16 Dec 2018

Yellowbird - Vive le Cinéma

Discover an appetising avant-goût of the 26th edition of the French Film Festival  with exclusive screenings in Summerhall, Edinburgh! Book now to see  Yellowbird as a pre-Christmas treat for all the family!
15:00 - 17:00

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Summerhall Singers

Summerhall Singers 5th Anniversary Concert

Join the Summerhall Singers community choir at their annual winter concert to celebrate their 5th anniversary! Expect an eclectic mix of songs, old and new, and some Christmas Carols thrown into the mix. Suitable for all the family, and musical tastes, this will be a wonderful hour of song and merriment. The Summerhall Singers was
19:30 - 20:30

Thu 20 Dec 2018

World Headquarters & Nat Turner Live

Fleetwood Mac's 'Rumours': Performed by the Transatlantic Ensemble - Xmas Special

This event may include the use of flashing lights. Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue.
Having brought the house down with their Fringe Festival Summerhall show, Westhouse Collective's outstanding 'Transatlantic Ensemble' return by popular demand, for a Xmas special to perform Fleetwood Mac's iconic 'Rumours' album in it’s entirety.
Doors 8pm, band onstage 8:45pm

Mon 31 Dec 2018

Summerhall Presents

Massaoke Hogmanay Hootenanny

Standing only. 27 stairs to venue
Summerhall is joining the Hogmanay celebrations in Edinburgh this year with the greatest karaoke night there is – Massaoke.
21:00-03:00

Tue 08 Jan 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Massaoke

A Massaoke Night At The Musicals

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Bring the sing to the greatest musicals of all time! Don't miss 'A Massaoke Night at the Musicals' as it comes to Scotland for the very first time on Saturday 12th January.
19:30-22:00 (live music from 20:30)

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Fri 18 Jan 2019

Nothing Ever Happens Here

NEHH presents... The Wave Pictures

Standing Only. 27 Stairs to venue
The Wave Pictures come to Edinburgh in celebration of their promised second album of the year, Look Inside Your Heart - a warm, joyous record celebrating friendship, happiness and drunken party times.
20:00-23:00

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Start to End

Start to End presents: Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
From the Start to End team behind the performances of John Martyn's 'Solid Air’ at Edinburgh Fringe in August 2018 and Joni Mitchell's 'Court and Spark' at Celtic Connections 2018, comes their take on Van Morrison's 1968 sophomore album 'Astral Weeks'.
19:30-23:00

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Fri 01 Feb 2019

NEHH presents... The Vaselines

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Iconic, playful and totally catchy, The Vaselines play Summerhall for Independent Venue Week. See Kurt Cobain's 'favourite songwriters in the world' live.
20:00-23:00

Sat 02 Feb 2019

Start to End

Start to End Presents: Carole King | Tapestry

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Following a sell-out show at Celtic Connections 2018 performing Joni Mitchell's 'Court and Spark', Start to End and leading Scottish vocalist Rachel Lightbody team up once more for a night celebrating Carole King's classic 1971 album Tapestry.
19:30-22:30

Sun 03 Feb 2019

Gyða Valtýsdottir

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Mūm's Gyða Valtýsdottir brings her new project Epicycle to The Dissection Room in February 2019.
20:00-23:00

Tue 05 Feb 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Wed 13 Feb 2019

Synergy Concerts

Bill Ryder-Jones

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Multi-instrumentalist, producer, string-arranger and composer Bill Ryder-Jones has had a career spanning 15 years, a rarity in a world that so often looks to the new.
19:30-23:00

Fri 15 Feb 2019

Synergy Concerts

Start to End perform Jeff Buckley - Grace

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue
Some of Scotland’s leading young musicians perform their favourite albums in full from Start to End. Featuring Sam West on vocals and members of Admiral Fallow, Roddy Hart & the Lonesome Fire, Fat-Suit and Pronto Mama.
19:30-23:00

Sat 16 Feb 2019

Mediterraneo: Carnevale 2019! with The Badwills, Swampfog + Bristol Branch

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
A wild night of Italian Pizzica, New Orleans Brass, Brazilian Forró, and masks... lots of masks! Featuring: Swampfog, The Badwills and Bristol Branch.
20:30-01:00

Tue 19 Feb 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 26 Feb 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 05 Mar 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Sun 10 Mar 2019

Scottish Ensemble

Continental Drift

Unreserved seating.
Keyvan Chemirani, Bijan Chemirani and Sokratis Sinopoulos are exceptional musicians: intuitive, agile, inventive. Together, they'll join Scottish Ensemble musicians to explore the connections between the music of Baroque Europe and the Eastern musical traditions of the same era; the results are astonishing, shedding new light on history, music and our perceptions of both.
15:30-17:30

Tue 12 Mar 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Thu 21 Mar 2019

Synergy Concerts

Lee 'Scratch' Perry

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Regarded with awe throughout the music world, Lee “Scratch” Perry holds status as one of the most enduring and original reggae producers and artists of all time.
19:30-23:00

Tue 26 Mar 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 02 Apr 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Thu 04 Apr 2019

432 Presents

Pinegrove

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Pinegrove come to Summerhall in 2019.
19:30

Tue 09 Apr 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 23 Apr 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 30 Apr 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Thu 02 May 2019

NEHH presents... James Yorkston

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
James Yorkston returns to Summerhall to celebrate the release of his new album The Route to the Harmonium on Feb 22nd 2019.
20:00-23:00

Tue 07 May 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 14 May 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Fri 17 May 2019

NEHH presents... Grace Petrie

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Grace Petrie is a  folk singer, songwriter and activist from Leicester, UK, she has been writing, recording and touring relentlessly ever since. Her unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over audiences everywhere.
20:00-23:00

Tue 21 May 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 28 May 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 04 Jun 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 11 Jun 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 25 Jun 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 02 Jul 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 09 Jul 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.
Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.
20.00 - 23.00