Every Monday, 9pm-1am. The Kweer Kabaret featuring Mystika Glamoor continues this summer. Every Wednesday 9pm-1am Prize Surprise evening of gameshow games starrting Alice Rabbit w/ Trendy Wendy and Ross the Boss. Every Thursday, 10pm: The Quality Street Show - sweet beats and quality treats w/ DJs LouLou Honky Tonk + Marie B. Fridays The Wendy house + Saturdays Queeny Rocks the Party.
July 12-21, 2019. Since 1978 bringing major international names from the worlds of classic and swing jazz for ten days. Emphasis on musical excellence over the "star system" / championing spontaneous creativity, on the spot in Edinburgh with an on-going commitment to supporting Scottish musicians' creative ideas, and links with international musicians.
July 21, 2019, 7:30-11pm, Leith Depot, 138-140 Leith Walk. Cabaret/ Drag/ Live Music. The last Hothouse before we take a little break before (probably) coming back as all powerful hothouse zombies later in the year. Line up announcement coming soon but expect all the normal Sunday night glittery fun.
August 1-25, 2019 at Assembly Rooms - Music Hall. Five-star circus about camaraderie and affection. Audacious, touching, exhilarating tour-de-force of physical heroics where handshakes become handstands and backslaps become backflips. A new kind of physical performance, creating highly entertaining shows that mix the showstopping acrobatics of circus with the emotional punch of theatre.
August 1-26, 2019. Three weeks in Scotland’s capital city, thousands of performers, multitude of stages at 178 venues, shows for every taste. Big names to unknown artists; includes theater, comedy, dance, physical theatre, musicals, operas, music, exhibitions and other events.
August 2-24, 2019, 8:20pm. When Baden-Powell and Joachim von Ribbentrop arrange British boy scouts/ Hitler Youth exchanges, the local Bassington troop host Hitlerjugend cyclists - or are they spyclists? As war looms Will and Jacob, on the cusp of manhood, have their lives changed forever. Heart-wrenching, darkly humorous drama of espionage, scout’s honour and forbidden love.
August 2-26, 2019. An unforgettable three weeks each year, of international opera, music, theatre, dance and visual arts across ten venues, plus the Fireworks Concert. Aug 19-25 - The Stephen Fry Trilogy: Gods; Heroes; Men - at Festival Theatre. Aug 22-25 - Ian McKellen On Stage - at Assembly Hall. More at What's On.
August 10 + September 14, 2019, 9:30pm-1am. The friendly monthly social in the Regent is back! After a long few weeks drinking with your family... come and grab a casual pint with your beary friends! The private space in the back room is perfect to meet up with old friends or make new ones! Next dates: Oct 12th; Nov 9th; Dec 14th...
August 13, 20, 2019, 12-5am, Downstairs Lab Space. Weekly TUE drag shows/ end of month theme parties. 8/13: performers LYNKS AFRIKKA, LUNA TIKTOK, NANA SCHEWITZ, RAYNA DESTRUCTION, VENUS, TANYA WINDAES, ELI BUCK, VIOLET GRACE. 8/20: KATHRYN CREEPSHOW, JAMES THE CREATURE, DUCHESS, MISS RONYA, MIKE HUNT, TANYA WINDAES, ELI BUCK, VIOLET GRACE. Aug 24: Anniversary 9pm-3am w/ Haus of Rabbit.
August 31, 2019, 11:30pm-5am at La Belle Angele, 11 Hastie's Close, (off Guthrie St). Special Edinburgh Pride Edition of the banging house music dance party, hosting regular nights in Glasgow, Edinburgh, London and Manchester. Aimed at men - trans friendly.
September 12, 2019, 8-11pm. Scarlet Envy + Shuga Cain take over both floors, with a fun camp drag show; local girls plus some Drag Bingo to win £50 cash. 7pm VIP MEET & GREET DOORS. 8pm - GENERAL DOORS. 8:30pm - SHOW STARTS. A show for ages 18+.
Mid-June, 2020 (TBC). Open-air cinema returns to St Andrew Square Garden this summer, showcasing an epic mix of movies - to include: Bohemian Rhapsody, Mary Poppins Returns,The Greatest Showman, plus a double bill of Mamma Mia! and Mamma Mia 2.
Late June, 2020. Twelve day annual festival, at the Festival Theatre, Main Hall. Premieres, special events, parties; titles brand new to the festival circuit stand beside works with serious acclaim already at other festivals world-wide. See past festivals and the 2019 program which included: Toy Story 4; Boyz in the Wood; Soundmoves: Music Movies; Sketches of Spain; Mrs Lowry and Son.
Late June, 2020. Annual parade. Typically over 5000 people join in for Pride Edinburgh: True Colours, a momentous day. Pride returned to the capital city in 2019 to mark the 50th anniversary of the stonewall riots. More details on 2020 events see facebook and website below: