Past Events

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Nic Green

Cock and Bull

By Nic Green, with Laura Bradshaw and Rosana Cade Thu 11 – Sun 14 August, 8pm Reserve seats Originally conceived …

Wellbeing Mela

Sunday 19th October 2014

A fun, family day to celebrate diversity and promote positive mental health and wellbeing amongst Edinburgh’s varied minority ethnic communities. …

Rosana Cade


Wed 17 – Sat 20 August, various times What does your town look like from someone else’s perspective? How intimate …

Ryan Van Winkle

Red Like Our Room Used To Feel

Tue 16 – Sat 20 August, various times An intimate one-to-one poetry performance from Ryan Van Winkle. An audio voyage …


a pan-European, post-referendum art party and late night agitprop parade

Sun 14 August, from 8pm Reserve seats Let’s not be under any illusions, 2016 as thus far been the shittiest …

Richard DeDomenici


Sat 20 August, 8pm Reserve seats To mark the 20th anniversary of the film Trainspotting, Richard DeDomenici will stage a …

Search Party

Growing Old With You

Thu 18 & Fri 19 August, 8pm Reserve seats Growing Old With You is a life-long performance project that slowly …


Thank You For Being Here

Tue 16 – Wed 17 August, 6pm Reserve seats ‘The world grows ever smaller, more connected, more crowded, and ironically, …

Tom Cassani

Someone Loves You Drive With Care

Tue 16 – Wed 17 August, 8pm Reserve seats The structure of a trick is imbalanced. Watch everyday actions turn …

Wiff Waff Wednesday

Wednesday 10th September 2014

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

Verity Standen


HUG 6-8, 12-15 August 12.30pm 9 & 10 August 12pm & 12.30pm 16 & 17 August 12.30pm & 1pm Drill …

Christopher Brett Bailey


THIS IS HOW WE DIE 6-10 August 2.30pm Drill Hall Studio Savage, surreal, hypnotic and apocalyptic, THIS IS HOW WE DIE blends spoken …

Louise Orwin


Pretty Ugly 6-10 August 4.15pm Drill Hall Studio This show is about you rating me based solely on my looks… …

Sleepwalk Collective


Karaoke 6-17 August (not 11) 8pm Drill Hall Studio Catatonically deadpan, gratuitously vapid and gleefully strung out, Karaoke is a performance about …


Number 1, The Plaza

Number 1, The Plaza 6 & 7 August, 9.15pm Drill Hall Red front door. Gold number 1. Tiny peephole. Take …

Architecture Fringe: Power

Saturday 2nd July 2016

Part of this year’s Architecture Fringe programme, this special event will investigate where power lies within our architectural environment. Tackling a series …

Greg Wohead

The Ted Bundy Project and Hurtling

The Ted Bundy Project 13-17 August 2.30pm Drill Hall Studio In November 2012, Greg stumbled upon the confession tapes of …

Brian Lobel

you have to forgive me, you have to forgive me, you have to forgive me

you have to forgive me, you have to forgive me, you have to forgive me 7 August 11am-8pm Drill Hall …

Exposed 16

Wednesday 8th - Friday 17th June 2016 (Launch event, Tuesday 7th June, 7pm)

Exposed is one of the biggest and the most influential celebrations of new creative commercial photography in the UK. As …

LeithLate 16: Art Mart

Sunday 26th June 2016

LeithLate and Out of the Blue are pleased to present the Art Mart on the Sunday of this year’s festival. A …

Hunt and Darton

Hunt & Darton’s Not Great British Bake Off

Hunt & Darton’s Not Great British Bake Off 7-9 August All Day Drill Hall Cafe The creators of Hunt & …


Change My Mind (installation)

Change My Mind (installation) 6-17 August  Drill Hall Alcove 7 artists, 5 residencies, 18 months, 1 question: Can you change …


Slap Talk

Slap Talk 11 August 11am-5pm Drill Hall Studio Inspired by the self-aggrandising of boxers at the pre-fight weigh in, Slap Talk is …

Augusto Corrieri

In Place of a Show (A Lecture)

In Place of a Show (A Lecture) 12 August 4.15pm Drill Hall Studio What happens inside a theatre when nothing …

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