Tue 21 Jan 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Thu 23 Jan 2020

SHHE

19:00 - 23:00

SHHE is the alter-ego of Scottish-Portuguese artist and producer Su Shaw. Her upcoming self-titled debut album tracks a period of intense personal change. The resulting record is a sparse, haunting and atmospheric... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 25 Jan 2020

Chinese Visual Festival

Chinese Visual Festival: Four Springs (PG) - screening

19:00 - 21:00

A special Chinese New Year screening of an award-winning independent documentary following a family in remote Guizhou over four Chinese New Year celebrations, charting life, love and loss. Four Springs is a... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 25 Jan 2020

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine is a monthly club night based in arts venue & former veterinary school Summerhall.Each month resident DJs Yves and William Francis (and guests) play unboundaried dance music across genres on the main... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sun 26 Jan 2020

Art in Healthcare

Arts & Health Day

10:00 - 15:30

Art in Healthcare is delighted to invite you to a one-day programme of creative workshops in yoga, singing and printmaking. 10am-11am - Yoga workshopThis will be a session suitable for beginners and those with... [more]

Places cost £45 for the full day (£40 concession). Please book by emailing admin@artinhealthcare.org.uk or phone 0131 555 7638.

Sun 26 Jan 2020

The Women on the 6th Floor / Les Femmes du 6eme étage (12A) - screening

17:00 - 18:10

Warm-hearted French comedy, set in 1960s Paris and starring the excellent Fabrice Luchini as a stockbroker in the stuffy world of the Parisian haute bourgeoisie. He falls for the family's new Spanish maid (Natalia... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 28 Jan 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Thu 30 Jan 2020

MICHAEL HEAD & THE RED ELASTIC BAND

19:30 - 23:00

Liverpool’s Michael Head brings his band The Red Elastic Band to Edinburgh in 2020. Making his name as a member of The Pale Fountains alongside Chris “Biffa” McCaffrey, Head has built a cult following of loyal... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 31 Jan 2020

The Ninth Wave + Savage Mansion + Heir of the Cursed

19:30 - 22:30

The Ninth Wave, Savage Mansion & Heir of the Cursed come to Summerhall this January. The Ninth Wave are a four-piece band whose music is majestic dark post-punk laced with stealth pop hooks and a... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 31 Jan 2020

Rough Mix

18:00 - 19:20

Company: Magnetic North Supporting: Creative Scotland, Jerwood Arts, British Council, Québec Ministère de la Culture et des Communications. Take five experienced artists bursting with ideas, mix with six... [more]

Fri 31 Jan 2020

A Brief History of the Fragile Male Ego

20:30 - 21:20

Company: Jordan & Skinner Andrea has been giving her lecture, but it's not been going well. Previous presentations were marred by protests. She's hoping the open-minded audience at manipulate will hear her out.... [more]

Fri 31 Jan 2020

Cirqulation: Other Worlds

21:30 - 22:30

Company: Delighters Supporting: Cascade Juggling Cirqulation is Scotland's ongoing circus cabaret night, showcasing new acts by established and emerging artists. Featuring Scottish and international guest... [more]

Fri 31 Jan 2020 - Sat 01 Feb 2020

Metamorphosis: The Animated Body

10:00 - 17:00

Company: Nataly Lebouleux & Kieran Sheehan (Improbable Dolls) Supporting: Art Council England, Home. ALRA. Superbia, Waterside Arts, Creative Industries Trafford A workshop for confident dancers and... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Ma Biche et Mon Lapin

14:00, 15:00

Company: Collectif Aïe Aïe Aïe Supporting: Ministère de la Culture - DRAC de Bretagne, Conseil Régional de Bretagne, Conseil Départemental d'Ille-et-Vilaine, Ville de Rennes et Rennes Métropole. A show on... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

ERSATZ

17:00, 18:30

Company: Collectif Aïe Aïe Aïe Supporting: Ministère de la Culture - DRAC de Bretagne, Conseil Régional de Bretagne, Conseil Départemental d'Ille-et-Vilaine, Ville de Rennes et Rennes Métropole. Meet the... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Journey

14:00 - 14:20 & 15:00 - 15:20

Company: Swallow The Sea Theatre Light, shadow, table-top puppetry, textured images and a live vocal soundscape take us through the eyes of a young girl, to an underworld of discoveries and transformations. A... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Pearly Oyster Productions: A Retrospective

17:30

From potato prints to dancing clarinet reeds, the drawings of Eduardo Paolozzi to Queen Boudica, Roger Ballen's photographs to the everyday challenges faced by one random person - a weird and wonderful programme of... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Lamp

16:15, 17:15

Company: Swallow The Sea Physical, absurdist, object theatre exploring the transmogrification of two lightshades. A short form piece full of imaginative, quirky humour which explores the comic potential of objects... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

A Taste of Quebec

15:30 - 16:25

Company: Festival Stop Motion Montréal Founded in 2009, Festival Stop Motion Montréal, the world's first festival devoted exclusively to stop frame animation, presents a brilliantly diverse selection of some of... [more]

Performance contains some nudity and sexual content.

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Twa Pirate Quines

14:30 - 14:50 & 15:30 - 15:50

Company: Fiona Oliver Larkin Support: Puppet Animation Scotland, Creative Scotland, Swallow the Sea Caravan Theatre "My great grandma was a pirate." "No, really she was. I found this old trunk, see, in the... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Animated Highlights: 2019

14:00 - 14:55

Company: Edinburgh Short Film Festival manipulate are delighted to welcome Edinburgh Short Film Festival. This year they have curated another dynamic and vibrant programme of award-winning international short... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Transfigured

20:30 - 21:40

Company: Oceanallover In 2002 on a country road, a pack of cards was thrown from a car window and over a hedge. While in the air the pack burst open and the cards were scattered across hedge and field and road. Some... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Sketches

19:30 - 20:10

Company: Katie Armstrong Supporting: The Work Room, Dance Base, Citymoves Dance Agency A series of short, intellectually and emotionally engaging vignettes. Chance encounters between two and three bodies.... [more]

This show requires the audience to be mobile.

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Shadow Bird

14:45, 15:45

Company: Mary & David Grieve Supporting: Puppet Animation Scotland, Creative Scotland, Swallow the Sea Caravan Theatre Rod and shadow puppetry, immersive light-projections and music, telling a melancholic... [more]

Scenes of alcohol consumption. Performance takes place in low lighting and uses blackouts

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Remember?

18:00 - 18:45

Company: Nunah Theatre Supporting: The Space, Dundee An innovative piece of physical theatre focusing on the unreliability of memory – the interpretations, the misunderstandings – with a mischievous narrative... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Island Home

16:30, 18:15

Company: Katanari Combining storytelling, object theatre, puppetry, pop-up and art installation elements, Slovakian puppeteer Katarina Cakova weaves together short symbolic stories to create an allusive,... [more]

Some parts of the performance are in complete darkness

Sat 01 Feb 2020

(CANCELLED) Verge is Burning

16:45 - 17:25

Company: Jamie Rea A man, an eccentric, stands on the edge, confronted with a choice. Choose who you are. Create your armour. Control whatever it is that confronts you. An eccentric man in a suit? What is real?... [more]

This event has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Finger Fatale

16:45, 17:45

A burlesque-inspired ‘hand-tease’, celebrating the fluidity, versatility and down-right sexy movement that a hand can perform. A short form piece of hand puppetry which cheekily celebrates one person’s awakening... [more]

Performance includes sexual references throughout.

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Blackout

15:30 - 16:10

Company: Connor Bryson & Craig McCulloch Supporting: Royal Conservatoire Scotland A dark, short form comedy which explores the limits of a relationship between two friends who have no other options. When... [more]

Distressing scenes

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Canto X

14:00 - 14:40

Company: Fronteiras Theatre Lab Deep in the Circle of the Heretics, a forgotten philosopher lies in his grave. His tomb is on fire. He’s got the whole of eternity to spend inside his own mind… good job he has a... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Story of Now

18:45 - 19:15

Company: Third Thread Arriving in this moment, with ourselves, with each other, with you. We listen and respond to what is present, telling a short form story of now through movement, media, silence and sound.... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Obvious Unrest

16:30 - 17:10

Company: Faux Theatre Collective Supporting: Creative Scotland A high impact, but grittly low-tech visual theatre exploration of the force and grip of intense mood. Stark text free theatre exploring the effects... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Pitch Event

14:30 - 15:30

Company: Surge Two work in progress performances from the recipients of 2019 Surge Bursaries exploring dynamic and challenging physical theatre in an indoor setting. The recipients have worked with leading... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Temple of the Tattie

14:15, 15:15, 16:15, 17:15

Company: Temporary Commons The gods left this place some time ago, weary of our fractious fighting. All we have now is trade and agriculture. Food, a precious commodity. We turn to it's elusive magic for guidance.... [more]

Sat 01 Feb 2020

Heartsore

16:45 - 17:25

Artist: Petre Dobre Heartsore was Devised by Petre Dobre during a residency with the Macrobert Arts Centre as BSL Director Trainee in 2019.  It is performed with Irina Vartopeanu, an undergraduate at the Royal... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Mon 03 Feb 2020 - Wed 05 Feb 2020

Nasty Puppets

10:00 - 17:00

Company: Gavin Glover A workshop with leading puppeteer Gavin Glover for all inquisitive theatre practitioners - actors, dancers, puppeteers, physical theatre practitioners, film makers and directors - who want to... [more]

Workshop includes physical movement, body contact improvisation and occasional bad language

Mon 03 Feb 2020 - Sat 08 Feb 2020

Cabaret@Manipulate

19:45 - 20:15 (Doors 7pm)

Join us each evening at our festival café from 7PM for socialising, drinks and informal cabaret performances presented by some of Scotland's leading physical and visual theatre makers. There will also be late night... [more]

Mon 03 Feb 2020

Mina

18:00, 19:45

Company: Improbable Dolls Supporting: Art Council England through Lottery Money, Home, ALRA, Superbia, Waterside Arts, Creative Industries Trafford An experimental reworking of PAPER THIN, Nataly Lebouleux's... [more]

Performance includes flashing lights

Tue 04 Feb 2020

Dreams of the Small Gods

21:00 - 21:50

Creator: Zinnia Oberski Support: Creative Scotland Woman as animal, as human, as goddess or spirit-being - visited by a horned magus - this creative is called upon to transform herself. Inspired by the... [more]

The performance includes full nudity

Tue 04 Feb 2020

La Cérémonie

18:00 - 18:40

Company: Tortoise in a Nutshell and Collectif Aïe Aïe Aïe Supporting: Puppet Animation Scotland, French Institute, Rennes City Council The ritual of observance and procedures. A grand performance. Once voiced... [more]

Tue 04 Feb 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Wed 05 Feb 2020 - Thu 06 Feb 2020

Fault Lines

21:00- 22:15

Company: Two Destination Language A fashion show on the fracture between feminism and fabric. A catwalk which takes you from Haute Couture to bargain bin, from big beats to near silence. Five diverse performers... [more]

Thu 06 Feb 2020

Up

18:00 - 18:40

Company: Visible Fictions The odds of perishing in a commercial plane accident are 29.4 million to one. Reassuring. Except if you're the one. As emergency masks plummet, engines sequel and hand baggage flies from... [more]

Fri 07 Feb 2020 - Sat 08 Feb 2020

Open The Owl

21:00 (both days), 17:00 (8th Feb)

Company: Lutkovno Gledališče Ljubljana / Centre Dramatique National D'Alsace Supporting company: Republic of Slovenia, Ministry of Culture, City of Ljubljana A man is given the chance to gain all the worldly... [more]

Fri 07 Feb 2020

Trainspotting (15) - screening

19:00 - 20:35

The Academy Award-nominated screenplay by John Hodge follows a group of heroin addicts in an economically depressed area of Edinburgh and their passage through life. Beyond... [more]

warning: very strong language, strong sex, violence, hard drug use

Sat 08 Feb 2020

CRITICAL RESPONSE PROCESS: A PRIMER

14:00 - 17:00

Liz Lerman's Critical Response Process (CRP) is a method for giving and getting feedback on work in progress, designed to leave the maker eager and motivated to get back to work. Join us for a half day event where you... [more]

Sat 08 Feb 2020

After Metamorphosis

15:30 - 17:00

Company: Lewis Sherlock & Ali Maloney When Gregor Samsa awoke one morning from uneasy dreams, he found himself transformed in his bed into a gigantic insect… A choreography of movement, words, and visuals... [more]

Sat 08 Feb 2020

The Full Monty (15) - screening

19:00 - 20:35

After the steel mill they work at shuts down, a group of unemployed men decide to get involved in the stripping business to earn a living. They invest the money they have saved to get started. It won the BAFTA Award... [more]

warning: strong language and stripping theme

Tue 11 Feb 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Tue 11 Feb 2020

Slum Village x Abstract Orchestra

19:30 - 22:30

Chances are, if you are anywhere near the Detroit music scene, you’ve heard of the influential hip hop trio that makes up Slum Village. The group was founded in the early 90’s by 3 childhood friends: Baatin, T3,... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 14 Feb 2020

Dog Soldiers (15) - screening

19:00 - 20:45

During a routine nighttime training mission in the Scottish Highlands, a small squad of British soldiers expected to rendezvous with a special ops unit instead find a bloody massacre with a sole survivor. The savage... [more]

warning: Contains strong bloody horror and strong language

Sat 15 Feb 2020

Lisa O'Neill

19:30 - 23:00

Lisa O’Neill started writing songs & music at an early age in her native Ballyhaise, Co. Cavan, Ireland. She moved to Dublin, aged 18, to study music on a full time basis. Early on she was welcomed... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 15 Feb 2020

Planet Caramel

Planet Caramel's Summerhall Brawl

19:30 - 22:00 (show starts at 8pm)

Scotland’s leading sketch comedy trio are about to face the fight of their lives. With evil property tycoon/boxing legend Lord Punch planning to turn Summerhall into a luxury student hotel, the Planet Caramel boys... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with access requirements.

Sat 15 Feb 2020

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa (15) - screening

19:00 - 21:05

DJ Alan Partridge becomes an unlikely negotiator when the radio station is held hostage by a disgruntled Pat Farrell, Alan's colleague, who is afraid of losing his job after the radio station is sold. Part of... [more]

warning: contains strong language

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Black Midi

19:00 - 22:00

London's Black Midi make an otherworldly noise that spans wonky post-punk, funk and math rock, leaving no gap unfilled or un-weird. Their exceptional debut album Schlagenheim was nominated for the Mercury Prize and they... [more]

THIS EVENT WILL NOW TAKE PLACE AT THE LIQUID ROOM. TICKETS STILL VALID.

Tue 18 Feb 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Fri 21 Feb 2020

Start to End perform The Blue Nile's Hats

19:30 - 22:30

Start to End return to Summerhall, this time to perform The Blue Nile's classic second album 'Hats' ft. Louis Abbott (Admiral Fallow) on vocals. Start to End are made up on some of Scotland's leading young... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 21 Feb 2020

Withnail and I (15)

19:00 - 20:48

Two out-of-work actors -- the anxious, luckless Marwood (Paul McGann) and his acerbic, alcoholic friend, Withnail (Richard E. Grant) -- spend their days drifting between their squalid flat, the unemployment office and... [more]

Contains very strong language, drug use, strong sex references.

Sat 22 Feb 2020

London to Brighton (18) - screening

19:00 - 20:26

Kelly (Lorraine Stanley), a prostitute, is sent by her pimp, Derek (Johnny Harris), to procure a young girl for aging gangster Duncan (Alexander Morton). She brings back 11-year-old Joanne (Georgia Groome) -- but sex... [more]

Contains very strong language and bloody violence.

Sat 22 Feb 2020

Optimo (Espacio)

23:00 - 03:00

The legendary duo of JD Twitch and JG Wilkes return to Summerhall with another Optimo (Espacio) evening this February. Renowned for their visionary and exploratory musical approach during DJ sets, as well as... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with additional access requirements.

Sun 23 Feb 2020

Guy - screening

17:00 - 18:55

French comic and director Alex Lutz portrays a pop singer from the 1960s in this hilarious mockumentary for which he won best actor César last year (the 2020 Césars are on the evening before this screening). Lutz,... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 25 Feb 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Wed 26 Feb 2020

Simply Whisky

Whisky Fight Night - Clash In The Capital

19:00 - 21:30

A unique and unmissable event for your whisky tasting and viewing entertaining, Whisky Fight Night pits competing whiskies and industry personalities head to head in a blind tasting format for the audience to judge... [more]

Seated. Please contact venue with additional access requirements.

Fri 28 Feb 2020

London Astrobeat Orchestra celebrate Abbey Road

19:30 - 22:30

It's 50 years since The Beatles’ last ever recorded studio album Abbey Road, so London Astrobeat Orchestra have prepared a special night to celebrate.  The iconic album topped the charts for months after its... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 28 Feb 2020

Will Anderson & Ainslie Henderson: A Retrospective - screening

19:00 - 21:00

Insane pigeons, a misguided monkey, the existential crisis of an animated GIF, stifled musicians, the poetry of Robert Burns and fracking are just some of the characters and subjects tackled in the animated worlds of... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 29 Feb 2020

The Big Moon

19:00 - 22:00

The Big Moon is a London four-piece band formed in 2014 by Juliette Jackson. Their debut album, Love in the 4th Dimension, was released on 6 April 2017, containing a number of singles previously released... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 29 Feb 2020

Dead Man's Shoes (18) - screening

19:00 - 20:30

Set in a small, bleak Derbyshire town. After seven years in the army, Richard returns to find out what happened to his beloved brother Anthony, who latched on to the local drugs cartel and became the butt of their... [more]

Contains very strong language, strong violence and hard drug use.

Tue 03 Mar 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Tue 10 Mar 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Thu 12 Mar 2020

Blanck Mass

19:30 - 22:30

Electronic artist from the UK and one half of F*ck Buttons. Blanck Mass is a heavy, shimmering and orchestral work defined by manipulated field recordings, warm analogue synth, heavy sub and deep drone. Power has... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 13 Mar 2020

Wolfgang Flür (Ex-Kraftwerk)

19:30 - 23:00

A member of Kraftwerk during the group's golden era, Wolfgang Flür was the band's electronic percussionist from 1973 to 1987. Born in Frankfurt, Germany, Flur became the third member of the band in 1973,... [more]

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Sun 22 Mar 2020

Yorkston Thorne Khan

19:30 - 22:30

Yorkston Thorne Khan are touring the UK in support of their third album, Navarasa: Nine Emotions, tackling Robert Burns and Sufi poetry via Dick Gaughan and Amīr Khusrow Dehlavī, traditional Scottish songs, ragas and... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 24 Mar 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Tue 24 Mar 2020

A ONE WOMAN RAP MUSICAL BY RACHAEL MCGILL, PERFORMED BY HANNAH WALKER

Dawn

16:00 - 17:00 & 19:00 - 20:00

Original music by Calum Howard & directed by Ruth Mary Johnson Dawn is a hairdresser who likes to rap. Her life changes after an encounter with a trafficked Vietnamese teenager and the discovery of a mysterious... [more]

Access: wheelchair position on stage, dependent on event. 4-10 steps to seating. This performance contains sexual content.

Sun 29 Mar 2020

Lee Scratch Perry

19:30 - 23:00

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. From his early days in the 1960’s as a singer and... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sun 29 Mar 2020

The Bridesmaid / La Demoiselle d’honneur (15) - screening

17:00 - 18:55

When the master of French thrillers Claude Chabrol meets the mistress of English suspense fiction Ruth Rendell, the result is a potent if very classic blend. It's love at first sight when bridesmaid Senta (Laura... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 31 Mar 2020

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Wed 15 Apr 2020

Superfan

Like Animals

19:30 - 20:30

Like Animals by SUPERFAN is a funny and poignant theatre piece inspired by the true stories of research scientists’ attempts to communicate with animals. Returning to Summerhall after a successful Fringe 2019... [more]

Warning: Strobe lighting. Unreserved Seating. Please contact venue with additional access requirements.

Tue 21 Apr 2020

Grace Petrie

19:30 - 22:30

Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes. She’s... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sun 26 Apr 2020

A Faithful Man / L’Homme fidèle (15) - screening

17:00 - 18:15

Nine years after she left him for his best friend, journalist Abel (Louis Garrel) gets back together with his recently widowed old flame Marianne (Laetitia Casta). It seems to be a beautiful new beginning, but soon... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 16 May 2020

65daysofstatic

19:00 - 23:00

For a decade, 65daysofstatic could generally be found on the peripheries of any scene trying to claim them, headed in the opposite direction. From their immediately recognisable aesthetic of glitches and urgent guitars... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Thu 18 Jun 2020

Viagra Boys

19:00 - 23:00

Viagra Boys are a Swedish post-punk band from Stockholm. The band formed in 2015, with several members coming from the bands Les Big Byrd, Pig Eyes and Nitad. In 2018, they released their debut album Street Worms.... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Wed 19 Aug 2020

Lankum

19:00 - 22:00

Lankum are a four-piece group from Dublin, Ireland with an alchemical ability to combine traditional folk roots with contemporary undercurrents to forge music that is dark, mysterious and transcendental. Made up of... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.