• Stetson - Fox - Dunn

    Sat 29 Sep 2018

    A coup for Edinburgh, this is the only UK date by SFD, the new post-rock/jazz/metal, post-everything avant-garde American trio fronted by Arcade Fire/Bon Iver/The National collaborator Colin Stetson.

  • Jon Boden

    Thu 04 Oct 2018

    Jon Boden has become the ‘stand out performer of his generation’ (The Guardian) of traditional folk artists, but one whose repertoire extends far beyond the boundaries of the genre.

  • No Show

    13 - 14 Oct 2018

    A show for anyone who has tried, failed and failed better. No Show joyously and heartbreakingly reveals what lies hidden beneath the showmanship.

  • Mark Kozelek

    Sun 14 Oct 2018

    Over the last 20 years Mark Kozelek has been ploughing his own unique furrow, through his work in the band Red House Painters and through the moniker Sun Kil Moon.


Upcoming Events


Sat 22 Sep 2018

John Keane

Life During Wartime - Tour and Artist Talk

Free & unticketed (please RSVP)
Join us for an artist-led tour around John Keane's LIFE DURING WARTIME exhibition. The tour will be followed by an in conversation with Giles Southerland in Corner Gallery.
14:00-15:30

Tue 25 Sep 2018

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 29 Sep 2018

EML presents

SFD: Stetson - Fox - Dunn

Standing only
A coup for Edinburgh, this is the only UK date by SFD, the new post-rock/jazz/metal, post-everything avant-garde American trio fronted by Arcade Fire/Bon Iver/The National collaborator Colin Stetson.
20:00-23:00

Sun 30 Sep 2018

French Film Festival UK

Vive le Cinéma at Summerhall

Unreserved seating.
Discover an appetising avant-goût of the 26th edition of the French Film Festival. This event is a screening of writer-director Carine Tardieu's 'Just To Be Sure (Ôtez-moi d'un doute)'.
17:00-19:00

Tue 02 Oct 2018

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 Oct 2018   -  Tue 04 Dec 2018

Ludens Ensemble

The Mask in Ancient Greek Drama: Medea by Euripides - Workshop

Ludens Ensemble organises a series of workshops on the use of masks in Ancient Greek Drama. Focusing on Medea by Euripides we will work on several aspects on how to build a character, manipulate your voice and control your body while performing with a mask.
18:00-21:00 (every Tues)

Thu 04 Oct 2018

NEHH presents... Jon Boden

Unreserved seating. 27 Stairs up to venue.
Jon Boden, best known is the lead singer of the progressive folk juggernaut Bellowhead, launched his solo career in 2016, playing the self-penned songs of the albums Painted Lady and Songs From The Floodplain and latest album Afterglow (Oct ’17, Hudson Records), material from Bellowhead, Spiers & Boden and his A Folk Song A Day project.
19:30-23:00

Tue 09 Oct 2018

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 13 Oct 2018   -  Sun 14 Oct 2018

Ellie Dubois

No Show

No Show joyously and heartbreakingly reveals what lies hidden beneath the showmanship. There will be desperate attempts and heroic failures, glorious achievements and bruised bodies and egos as the performers push themselves to their physical and mental limit.
19:30 - 20:30 (Sat 13th) & 14:00 - 15:00 (Sun 14th)

Sun 14 Oct 2018

NEHH presents... Mark Kozelek

Standing only. 27 stairs up to venue
Over the last 20 years Mark Kozelek has been ploughing his own unique furrow, through his work in the band Red House Painters and through the moniker Sun Kil Moon. In 2017, Mark released a self-titled record in collaboration with Ben Boye (of Bonnie 'Prince' Billy) and drummer Jim White (Dirty Three).
20:00-23:00

Tue 16 Oct 2018

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 Oct 2018

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 25 Oct 2018

Napier University

Rip it Up - Remixed

Standing Only. 27 Stairs to venue
Rip it up - Remixed is a night of Scottish pop music from the last 50 years with a twist. Featuring Barbe Rousse, Gus Harrower & Glass Ships.
19:30-23:00

Sun 28 Oct 2018

French Film Festival UK

Vive le Cinéma at Summerhall

Discover an appetising avant-goût of the 26th edition of the French Film Festival with exclusive screenings in Summerhall, Edinburgh! Book now to see Geronimo
17:00 - 19:00

Tue 30 Oct 2018

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 06 Nov 2018

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 13 Nov 2018

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 20 Nov 2018

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 21 Nov 2018

NOISE Opera Presents

Navigate the Blood w/ Admiral Fallow

Unreserved seating. 27 stairs to venue.
A new opera by indie folk-rock band Admiral Fallow and Gareth Williams. The opera is set in the world of whisky and gin manufacturing and will be touring distilleries throughout Scotland from 02 November until 25 November.
19:30-22:00

Fri 23 Nov 2018

Nothing Ever Happens Here

NEHH presents... Modern Studies

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue
Modern Studies are a chamber pop band from Glasgow-via-Yorkshire. Their quietly experimental landscape songs are played on analogue synths, cello, double bass, drums, guitars, a wine-glass orchestra and, at the creaking centre of things, a Victorian pedal harmonium.
20:00-23:00

Sat 24 Nov 2018

Fox and Hound Theatre Company

The Two Character Play by Tennessee Williams

Unreserved seating. 14-24 steps to venue.
Tennessee Williams described the play as: ‘The most beautiful play since Streetcar, the very heart of my life’. He is a beautiful writer who captures the chaos of the heart and mind in a very real way, even in this experimental piece, at its’ heart is the struggle for clarity through trauma and mental health issues.
19:30 - 21:20

Sun 25 Nov 2018

French Film Festival UK

Vive le Cinéma at Summerhall

The ranks of celebrated directors who started their careers by making short films is legion from Agnès Varda to François Truffaut. This programme embraces film-makers who relish working in the format and some of them will be in attendance to presents their works.
17:00 - 19:00

Tue 27 Nov 2018

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 Dec 2018

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 09 Dec 2018

Summerhall Christmas Market 2018

Admission on the door
This year Summerhall’s Christmas Market will be packed full of local businesses selling unique gift ideas whilst our food vendors serve up delicious food and drink in our Courtyard. Alongside our stallholders we’ll have music, activities and workshops to get you in the Festive mood. Tickets are now available for our Festive Wreath Workshop led
11:00-17:00

Sun 09 Dec 2018

Garlands Florist

Festive Wreath Workshop - Summerhall Christmas Market 2018

27 stairs to venue (please contact Summerhall with additional access requirements)
Summerhall's Christmas Market are teaming up with Garlands Florist following last years sell out event to host a Festive Wreath Workshop. Set in one of our most unique spaces, Garlands will expertly guide you through designing and creating your own unique traditional wreath. 
2 sessions (12:00, 14:30)

Mon 10 Dec 2018

Nothing Ever Happens Here

NEHH presents... Julia Holter

Standing only. 27 stairs to venue
Julia Holter returns to Summerhall in celebration of her upcoming record Aviary. Aviary is an epic journey through what Julia Holter describes as “the cacophony of the mind in a melting world.”
20:00-23:00

Tue 11 Dec 2018

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 16 Dec 2018

French Film Festival UK

Vive le Cinéma at Summerhall

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

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

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

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