St John's Episcopal Church

St John's Episcopal Church
Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4BJ
  • Telephone 0131 229 7565
  • Opening times Opening times vary, see individual events for details.
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  • Website www.stjohns-edinburgh.org.uk

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St John's Episcopal Church

St John's is a beautiful historic building comprising a main church, church hall and public meeting room. All are available to hire for public or private events – we hold a theatrical licence and are PRS registered. St John's is home to Henderson's at St John's Vegetarian Restaurant, the One World Shop, Cornerstone Bookshop and during August Edinburgh's Just Festival.

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  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Event times

There are 17 events at this location

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Afropella Night

Alabaster Box An a cappella concert with a unique sense of indigenous African rhythms, beats and sounds all of which are vocally generated. A musical journey into the spirit of Ghana.

Fri 7 Aug

Church at St John's

£15 (£13) / 0131 229 7565

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Church at St John's

£15 (£13) / 0131 229 7565

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Church at St John's

£15 (£13) / 0131 229 7565

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 31 Aug

Bach to Baby Family Concert - The Soulful Cello

Bach to Baby The critically acclaimed classical concert for baby, tot and you returns to Edinburgh! Children can dance, roam about and listen to music while you take a moment for yourself and enjoy an exhilarating performance. With sold out shows last year, we are back with a fantastic programme especially designed for…

Mon 17 Aug

Church at St John's

£12 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Big Hymn Sing

A chance to sing some favourite hymns.

Sun 23 Aug

£5 (£3) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Building Bridges

A short drama about the gypsy / traveller community, followed by a panel discussion.

Fri 7 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

The Ceilidh Experience

Rock-style, high-energy ceilidh goodness.

Mon 17 Aug

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

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Celtic Kirtan

Macushla and Friends We present songs and chants blending a Celtic spirituality with Indian Kirtan style chanting form. The dialogue is in the music. Find a moment of tranquillity with the enchanting tunes of Irish folk music. Celtic Kirtan creates a unique dialogue between music and spoken word. Celtic spirituality…

Fri 7 Aug

Church at St John's

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Church at St John's

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Church at St John's

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 11 Aug

Equilibrium Ensemble

New compositions influenced by Scottish music and stories, using ancient instruments and the latest technology. Core members of the ensemble are musicians with disabilities, supported by Drake Music Scotland.

Sat 22 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

For Big Boys Only

Nastya Rybachuk Uncover the linguistic layers of a Russian doll! Hear yourself in Nastya Rybachuk's contemporary, provocative and witty verses. Great showcase of pop-art poems premiering in Edinburgh this summer. Nastya writes pop-art poems using the language that people speak today at home, on the street, in offices…

Fri 7 Aug

Church at St John's

£15 (£13) / 0131 229 7565

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Church at St John's

£15 (£13) / 0131 229 7565

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 11 Aug

Church at St John's

£15 (£13) / 0131 229 7565

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 14 more dates until 30 Aug

Journeys Retold

A musical performance in response to a solo journey through the Highlands, from renowned composer Matilda Brown, accompanied by Graeme Stephen and Ruth Rowlands.

Sat 8 Aug

£12 (£10) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Katie O’Kelly’s Counter Culture

Katie O’Kelly A fair retail fairytale? Don't make me laugh! Welcome to the world of Macken's department store, filled with fake smiles, sales targets and bunions. Four shop employees. One day on the shop floor. A day so jam-packed it is bursting at the seams, and the workers feel as disposable as the clothes they sell.

Fri 7 Aug

Hall at St John's

£12 (£10) / 0131 229 7565

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Hall at St John's

£12 (£10) / 0131 229 7565

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Hall at St John's

£12 (£10) / 0131 229 7565

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Mad Women in my Attic!

Monica Salvi Join a woman – and her multiple personalities – on a journey through the twisted corridors of her mind, where you’ll meet some of the mad and quirky women of musical theatre and celebrate your own gift of insanity. Set in an imaginary mental asylum, Mad Women in my Attic! is a collection of show tunes…

Fri 7 Aug

Church at St John's

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Church at St John's

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Church at St John's

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 31 Aug

Resilience

Interactive legislative theatre.

Sat 22 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Sun 23 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Richard III (a one-woman show)

Brite Theatre An audience. Anything can happen. All the world is a stage. What part will you play? Pushing the boundaries of Shakespearean performance, Brite Theatre have re-imagined Richard III as a bold and engaging one-woman show. The fourth wall has been utterly obliterated, as you the audience take on the roles of…

Wed 12 Aug

Church at St John's

£8 (£6) / 0131 226 0000

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 13 Aug

Church at St John's

£8 (£6) / 0131 226 0000

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 14 Aug

Church at St John's

£8 (£6) / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 13 more dates until 31 Aug

Stand-Up Sundays

Susan Morrison talks you through the seedy, silly and salacious side of Edinburgh's history.

Sun 9 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Sun 16 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Sun 23 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Sun 30 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Superstar Sardar

A one-off masterclass in the basics of beatboxing. Bmm-tss-chh-bmm, etc etc.

Thu 20 Aug

£10 (£8) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

Travellers Tales

Jess Smith describes her experience of growing up in a large family of Scottish Travellers.

Sat 8 Aug

£5 / 0131 229 7565

Part of Just Festival.

West End Fair

One hundred makers, artists and designers exhibiting their latest creations in a spectacular outdoor setting. Go to www.westendfair.co.uk for images from previous years and for information on this year's exhibitors. 3d2d exhibitors sell only their own work. Visit our Facebook page www.facebook.com/WestEndFairEdinburgh

Sat 8 Aug

Outdoors in the Grounds of St John's Church

Free / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

Outdoors in the Grounds of St John's Church

Free / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Outdoors in the Grounds of St John's Church

Free / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 30 Aug

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