• On 31st July, selected Summerhall shows have a special preview price for their first performance – just £5 per ticket.

  • Now in its third year, the Bruford at Summerhall programme has grown in scale and ambition.

  • The BBC returns to Summerhall with its intimate live pop up radio studio. Nine brand new plays will be recorded in front of a live audience for broadcast in September.

  • Paines Plough is proud to present three brand new plays from some of the most exciting writers in the country alongside thrilling new work from our favourite companies and artists.

  • CanadaHub return for a third year to showcase the very best of Canada's contemporary performance scene.

  • In five years, Summerhall’s Nothing Ever Happens Here… has grown from an idea to bolster Edinburgh’s music scene, to become one of the best places to see exciting, live music in the city.

  • The Taiwan season is back with contemporary theatre, dance and puppetry.

  • A brilliant showcase of contemporary Finnish performances.

  • Army @ The Fringe returns to the Fringe with a programme of work ranging from Leith to Australia. This year sees a focus on a female perspective on military life past and present.

  • Swiss Selection Edinburgh

    A selection of cutting edge contemporary performance from Switzerland, chosen by Pro Helvetia.