Past Events

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Wiff Waff Wednesday

Wed 15th May 2013

Wiff Waff is the 300 year old name for “ping pong”, our favourite sport down here at the Drill Hall! …


Judy’s Vintage Kilo Sale

Sat 4th & Sun 5th May 2013

The Vintage Kilo Sale hops the border once more, bringing you vintage that’s worth the weight!! AND THIS TIME WE’RE …


Vintage Kilo Sale

Saturday 19th November 2016

Earlybird Entry 11am-12pm £3 payable on the door General Entry 12-4pm £1.50 payable on the door The Vintage Kilo Sale …


April Flea Market

Sat 27th April 2013

Rummage for treasures at the monthly Out of the Blue Flea Market. Over 45 stalls full to bursting with clothes, …


Tea Dance

Saturday 6th April 2013

A charity tea dance, with tea, cake, music, dancing, raffle prizes and more! The fantastic Fly Right Dance Company will …


In Celebration of Women

Sun 24th March 2013

A family friendly afternoon of fun, food, talks and entertainment celebrating the importance of women in our society and our …


DEAD ENDS

Friday 12th - Friday 19th August 2016

“DEAD ENDS” is a new radio drama serial created for and performed by 18-25 year olds, which is launching as …


Wiff Waff Wednesday

Wednesday 17th July

A monthly ping pong night for all ages with music, drink and great food. A change of format for this …


Edinburgh Eco Fair 2016

Saturday 15th October 2016

Come along to the Eco Fair and discover Edinburgh’s green companies and services.  Or stroll among the stalls of planet-friendly …


Wiff Waff Wednesday

Wednesday 11th March 2015

A monthly ping pong night for all ages with music, drink and great food at the Drill Hall Arts Cafe. …


Action Hero

Watch Me Fall

Thu 11 – Sat 13 August, 9pm Reserve seats I’m going over in a barrel. I’m leaving the cannon, hitting …


Afreena Islam

Daughters of the Curry Revolution

Wednesday 17 August, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm Reserve seats “When I was little, I used to hang out at …


Brian Lobel

Hold My Hand and We’re Halfway There

performed by Brian Lobel and (maybe, probably, hopefully) you Fri 12 & Sat 13 August, 12.30pm-6.30pm Hold My Hand and We’re Halfway There was Brian’s first show …


Forest Fringe 2016

Thursday 11th - Saturday 20th August 2016

Forest Fringe celebrate their 10th year at the Edinburgh Festival and 4th year at the Out of the Blue Drill …


Xmas Arts Markets 2014

Saturday 6th and Saturday 13th December 2014

The Out of the Blue Xmas Arts Markets are back!  This year they are set to be even bigger events …


Dan Canham

30 Cecil Street

Tue 15 – Sat 20 August, 9.15pm* (*part of a double bill with Paper Cinema’s The Nightflyer) Reserve seats The final …


Out of the Blue Open Studios

Saturday 6th December 2014

Alongside the Xmas Arts Market on Saturday 6th December we are hosting the popular annual Open Studios event, offering you a glimpse …


Daniel Oliver

Weird Seance: MAX DYSPR-AXES

Thu 11 – Sun 14 August, 3pm Reserve seats We are, Daniel tells us, in the future looking back on …


David Nicol

Chains on Sink Plugs

Thu 18 & Fri 19 August, 12pm Reserve seats David Nicol is a long time resident of Edinburgh who is …


Elisabeth Carlile

Hush Now My Darling

Tuesday 16 & Wednesday 17 August, 4.30pm Reserve seats Hush Now My Darling is a live performance that explores the relationship between …


Ira Brand

Break Yourself

Thu 18 – Sat 20 August, 2pm Reserve seats “The thing I like about Springsteen is that all his songs …


Greg Wohead

Celebration, Florida

Thu 11 – Sun 14 August, 6pm Reserve seats Veering between reality and simulation, Celebration, Floridaorbits around ideas of surrogacy; …


Jo Bannon

Exposure

Thu 11 – Mon 14 August, various times Exposure is the beginning of an investigation into how we look, how …


Vintage Kilo Sale

Saturday 22nd November 2014

The Vintage Kilo Sale returns to the Out of the Blue Drill Hall with over 5 tonnes of quality mixed …


Jak Soroka

If We Did It Like This

Tuesday 16 August, 12-2pm No booking necessary, this is a durational work and the audience are free to come and …


Live Art UK

Live Art UK in Situ

Fri 12 – Sun 14 August, 12pm-8pm Live Art UK, the national network for Live Art venues, promoters and facilitators, …



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