Usher Hall

The Usher Hall is Edinburgh's key venue for visiting national and international orchestras and has been the main venue for the Edinburgh International Festival since 1947.

Usher Hall

About Usher Hall

Usher Hall Lothian Road, Edinburgh West EH1 2EA
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Since 1896, when Andrew Usher made his historic gift of £100,000 to the City of Edinburgh to found a concert hall, the Usher Hall has become one of the most outstanding concert halls in the world.

Our beautiful Beaux Arts concert hall was completed in 1914 and remains one of Edinburgh 's architectural gems. The much praised acoustics make it one of the best concert halls in Europe with many of the world's finest musicians performing here.

Today the Usher Hall is a centre of excellence embracing the widest range of music and events, including rock, pop, jazz, world, blues, comedy, talks, school concerts, conferences, sponsorship events, ceremonies, lectures and recording sessions.

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Upcoming Events at Usher Hall

The Overtones - CANCELLED

The Overtones - CANCELLED

4th July 2020
Multi-platinum selling vocal harmony group, The Overtones are on their 11th UK tour in summer 2020 and you can catch them at the Usher Hall on Saturday 4th July!
Beck - POSTPONED

Beck - POSTPONED

7th July 2020
Don't miss Beck, american singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer, when he comes to the Usher Hall!
The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square - POSTPONED

The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square - POSTPONED

14th July 2020
The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square are on tour and will visit Edinburgh in 2021.
Passenger

Passenger

2nd September 2020
For over a decade Passenger has been performing his much loved one-man show across the globe, don't miss him live at Edinburgh's Usher Hall on September 2nd!
Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox

Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox

26th September 2020
To usher in the upcoming Twenty-Twenties, famed time-twisting musical collective Postmodern Jukebox will circumnavigate the globe in 2020 on their 'Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour'.
Jason Donovan - 'Even More Good Reasons'

Jason Donovan - 'Even More Good Reasons'

30th September 2020
Don't miss your chance to catch Jason Donovan perform his most-loved hits at the Usher Hall this September!
Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets - The Echoes Tour - RESCHEDULED DATE

Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets - The Echoes Tour - RESCHEDULED DATE

8th October 2020
Nick Mason’s Saucerful Of Secrets have announced their largest UK and Ireland tour to date and will be stopping off at the Usher Hall on Thursday 8th October.
10cc

10cc

14th October 2020
The legendary 10cc have announced a mammoth 25-date UK tour for Autumn 2020 and stop off at the Usher Hall in October!
Black Stone Cherry

Black Stone Cherry

17th October 2020
Black Stone Cherry will return to Scotland to play a headline show at the Usher Hall Edinburgh on Saturday 17th October.
Fortunately with Fi and Jane: LIVE

Fortunately with Fi and Jane: LIVE

18th October 2020
Fi and Jane guarantee you an evening of behind-the-scenes revelations and inconsequential, but strangely compelling, chat about living some of their lives behind the microphone.
Suede

Suede

22nd October 2020
The Usher Hall is delighted to announce that Suede will performing here on Thursday 22nd October.
Teenage Fanclub

Teenage Fanclub

4th November 2020
Teenage Fanclub have announced they will be embarking on a UK & European tour in November and December including a night at Edinburgh's Usher Hall on November 4th!
The Forth Awards

The Forth Awards

12th November 2020
The Forth Awards 2020 - What are you waiting for? An afternoon with the stars awaits at the Usher Hall in November!
Paul Weller

Paul Weller

16th November 2020
Paul Weller is coming to the Usher Hall on Monday 16th November as part of his UK and Ireland tour.
Enter Shikari

Enter Shikari

18th November 2020
Enter Shikari have announced an Autumn / Winter tour of the UK which will come to Edinburgh's Usher Hall on November 18th!
UB40

UB40

30th November 2020
This winter, UB40 are embarking on one of their biggest UK tours, catch them at the Usher Hall Edinburgh on November 30th!
Il Divo

Il Divo

8th December 2020
The original and the best classical cross over group of all time Il Divo return to the UK in December 2020 for the Christmas With Il Divo tour and stop off at the Usher Hall on 8th December!
Bootleg Beatles

Bootleg Beatles

9th December 2020
With a little help from their own orchestral ensemble, and featuring a special set to mark the 50th anniversary of Let It Be, this show is an absolute must-see for Beatle-maniacs of all ages.
Believe - The Cher Songbook

Believe - The Cher Songbook

22nd January 2021
Join us at the Usher Hall on Friday 22nd January for a stunning concert as we turn back time and celebrate the Goddess of Pop, Cher!
Bowie Experience

Bowie Experience

23rd January 2021
Bowie Experience is a breathtaking concert celebrating the music of the world’s greatest pop icon, David Bowie.
From The Jam + The Selecter

From The Jam + The Selecter

29th January 2021
From The Jam are bringing their 'Sound Affects' 40th Anniversary tour to the Usher Hall on Friday 29th January featuring special guests The Selecter!
A Celebration of Music from Game of Thrones, Lord of the Rings & The Hobbit

A Celebration of Music from Game of Thrones, Lord of the Rings & The Hobbit

6th February 2021
The music of Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit will be celebrated in a special orchestral concert at the Usher Hall on Saturday 6th February.
The Musical Box: A Genesis Extravaganza

The Musical Box: A Genesis Extravaganza

11th February 2021
The Musical Box, the only group in the world granted a licence from Peter Gabriel and Genesis, will recreate in its entirety, the original 1975 performance.
Queen Extravaganza

Queen Extravaganza

14th February 2021
Queen Extravaganza, the official Queen tribute band produced by Roger Taylor and Brian May, return to the UK in 2021 and the tour comes to the Usher Hall on 14th February!
Rocketman in Concert - Film with live orchestra - RESCHEDULE DATE

Rocketman in Concert - Film with live orchestra - RESCHEDULE DATE

20th February 2021
For the first time ever in the UK and Ireland, Rocketman, will be presented live in concert across the country, with a full orchestra performing its iconic soundtrack live to picture.
Joker In Concert - The Film with live orchestra - RESCHEDULED DATE

Joker In Concert - The Film with live orchestra - RESCHEDULED DATE

3rd March 2021
Don't miss Todd Phillips’ ground-breaking, award-winning film Joker, screened with the accompaniment of a live orchestra.
The Elvis Years - The Story of the King

The Elvis Years - The Story of the King

10th March 2021
The Elvis Years is an outstanding musical production which brings to the stage the incredible and compelling story of the ‘king of rock and roll’ - Elvis Presley.
Magic of Motown

Magic of Motown

13th March 2021
Celebrating 60 magical years of Motown, immerse yourself in the sound of a generation as The Magic of Motown returns to the stage at the Usher Hall!
Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love - The Meat Loaf Story - RESCHEDULED DATE

Steve Steinman’s Anything For Love - The Meat Loaf Story - RESCHEDULED DATE

24th March 2021
The highly acclaimed Steve Steinman brings you his brand-new production featuring over 25 of Meat Loaf and Jim Steinman’s greatest hits.
Big Girls Don’t Cry - RESCHEDULED DATE

Big Girls Don’t Cry - RESCHEDULED DATE

25th March 2021
Come and experience the iconic sounds of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons authentically recreated by a phenomenal cast and live band at the Usher Hall on 25th March!
Goldfrapp - RESCHEDULED DATE

Goldfrapp - RESCHEDULED DATE

30th March 2021
Goldfrapp ‘Felt Mountain: The 20th Year Tour’ has been postponed and will now take place in 2021 with a date at the Usher Hall on Tuesday 30th March.
Barbara Dickson

Barbara Dickson

10th April 2021
Multi million selling recording artist Barbara Dickson along with her accomplished band returns to Edinburgh's Usher Hall on Saturday 10th April!
Diversity - Connected 2021

Diversity - Connected 2021

24th April 2021
After nine sell out UK tours, Diversity have announced one of their biggest UK tours to date including two nights at The Usher Hall.
Foals - RESCHEDULED DATE

Foals - RESCHEDULED DATE

28th April 2021 - 29th April 2021
Foals will be taking ‘Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost’ on the road in the UK and stop off at the Usher Hall on 28th & 29th April 2021.
Pink Martini - Silver Jubilee Tour - RESCHEDULED DATE

Pink Martini - Silver Jubilee Tour - RESCHEDULED DATE

31st May 2021
Pink Martini will celebrate an incredible 25 years since they first began with a very special Silver Jubilee Tour and come to the Usher Hall on 31st May 2021.
Opera North - Parsifal

Opera North - Parsifal

2nd June 2021
Uncover the tale of the knights who guard the Holy Grail. This was Richard Wagner's final opera, and the overwhelming power and beauty of his music reaches new heights of intensity in this work.
Diversity - Connected 2021

Diversity - Connected 2021

8th June 2021
After nine sell out UK tours, Diversity have announced one of their biggest UK tours to date including two nights at The Usher Hall.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo - RESCHEDULED DATE

Ladysmith Black Mambazo - RESCHEDULED DATE

15th June 2021
Join Ladysmith Black Mambazo as they celebrate the life and music of their founder Joseph Shabalala in this concert at the Usher Hall on 15th June 2021!
Here Come The Boys - RESCHEDULED DATE

Here Come The Boys - RESCHEDULED DATE

23rd June 2021
Here Come the Boys returns with three Strictly dance superstars, a brand-new cast and a brand-new dazzling production in 2021.
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac - RESCHEDULED DATE

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac - RESCHEDULED DATE

1st July 2021
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac, the world’s finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac, returns to the stage in 2021 with a brand new show celebrating the very best of Fleetwood Mac and brings it to the Usher Hall!
And In The End - RESCHEDULED DATE

And In The End - RESCHEDULED DATE

16th July 2021
The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and The Bootleg Beatles bring a celebration of 50 years of Abbey Road and Let It Be to the Usher Hall on Friday 16th July 2021!
elbow

elbow

8th September 2021 - 9th September 2021
elbow have announced a twenty-one date UK tour ahead of the launch of their new album 'Giants of All Sizes', catch them at Edinburgh's Usher Hall.
Ansell’s Les Musicals - RESCHEDULED DATE

Ansell’s Les Musicals - RESCHEDULED DATE

16th September 2021
Come and immerse yourself into the world of Musical Theatre with classics from Les Miserables, Phantom Of The Opera, Wicked, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Greatest Showman and many more…
Queen Machine Symphonic feat Kerry Ellis

Queen Machine Symphonic feat Kerry Ellis

5th October 2021
The music of rock legends Queen is to be celebrated like never before as West End leading lady Kerry Ellis joins Scandinavian tribute stars Queen Machine for a fully orchestrated UK tour!
Belinda Carlisle - The Decades Tour

Belinda Carlisle - The Decades Tour

12th October 2021
Belinda Carlisle embarks on a 16-date UK tour in winter 2021 to mark 35 years as a solo artist and stops off at the Usher Hall on Tuesday 12 October!
What’s Love Got To Do with It? - RESCHEDULED DATE

What’s Love Got To Do with It? - RESCHEDULED DATE

16th October 2021
What's Love Got To Do With It? The not-to-be missed musical experience celebrating the music of the incredible Tina Turner comes to the Usher Hall on 16th October 2021!

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