Outskirts 2018

Outskirts, Platform's annual celebration of cross art form experimentation returns on April 28th with an impressive line-up!

Outskirts 2018

About Outskirts 2018

Platform’s annual Outskirts Festival returns to the venue on Saturday 28 April 2018 bringing together the best in music, performance and visual art. Running from 3.30pm till late, Platform’s festival of multi art-form experimentation features a vibrant programme of events to intrigue, excite and inspire.

Outskirts 2018 will feature the likes of: Oliver Pitt (Golden Teacher) and Barry Burns (Radiophrenia Glasgow), James Kelman and Tom Leonard, introduced by Joey Simons, Jessica Ramm, Henry Coombes, Love Unlimited, Breakfast MUFF, KOR Records, Brigid Mae Power, Anna Porubcansky produced by Company of Wolves, Sarah Hopfinger, Laurie Brown plus more!

We are so excited to launch the full programme with our media partners, The Skinny and on our website which you can access here www.platform-online.co.uk/whats-on/event/417

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Outskirts 2018 are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Love’s Labour’s Lost
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Clydebank Town Hall, Clydebank
Enjoy a performance at Clydebank Town Hall of one of Shakespeare's earliest comedies, Love’s Labour’s Lost, courtesy of Folksy Theatre!

Dance Events you might like...

PQA Glasgow Summer School: Matilda the Musical!
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16th Jul 2018 - 20th Jul 2018
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Roller Disco
Roller Disco
17th July 2018
RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow South Side
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
Tea Dance
Tea Dance
17th July 2018
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Join David & Elizabeth at Two2dance for their weekly Tea Dance class on Tuesday afternoons at Mount Vernon Community Hall!

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BRICKLIVE
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20th Jul 2018 - 23rd Jul 2018
SEC Centre, Glasgow City Centre
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Looking For Signs: Ideas And Imagined Circumstances - A Solo Exhibition by Jimmy Cosgrove
Looking For Signs: Ideas And Imagined Circumstances - A Solo Exhibition by Jimmy Cosgrove
28th Jul 2018 - 16th Sep 2018
House for an Art Lover, Glasgow South Side
Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover is pleased to present Looking for Signs: ideas and imagined circumstances an exhibition by Scottish artist and designer Jimmy Cosgrove!
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays
29th July 2018
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust, Glasgow East End
The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust opens its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public once a month on Sundays between May and September!

Family and Kids Events you might like...

Open-Air Shakespeare 2018: Love’s Labour’s Lost
Open-Air Shakespeare 2018: Love’s Labour’s Lost
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Queens Park Arena, Glasgow South Side
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Python Programming Three Day Course - Kids Summer Holiday Classes
Python Programming Three Day Course - Kids Summer Holiday Classes
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PQA Glasgow Summer School: Matilda the Musical!
PQA Glasgow Summer School: Matilda the Musical!
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Film Events you might like...

Robin Williams Film Fest
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19th July 2018
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FREE Screening of Skyscraper starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson
FREE Screening of Skyscraper starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson
19th July 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow City Centre
With the help from Universal Pictures, charity Finding Your Feet are proud to hold a completely free screening of Skyscraper starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson at Glasgow Film Theatre!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films
21st July 2018
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!

Music Events you might like...

PQA Glasgow Summer School: Matilda the Musical!
PQA Glasgow Summer School: Matilda the Musical!
16th Jul 2018 - 20th Jul 2018
Kings Park Church of Scotland, Glasgow South Side
PQA Glasgow are hosting their very first Summer school during the holidays open to both PQA students and non-PQA students between the ages of 4-18yrs old!
Informal Jam Session at Sweeneys On The Park
Informal Jam Session at Sweeneys On The Park
16th July 2018
Sweeneys On The Park, Glasgow South Side
Join the Southside Sessions every Monday night for an informal jam session in Sweeney's live lounge!
Bounce and Rhyme
Bounce and Rhyme
16th July 2018
Various Locations Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!

Nights Out Events you might like...

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Queens Park Arena, Glasgow South Side
Folksy Theatre bring their annual open-air Shakespeare programme to Queens Park Arena on July 16th with Love’s Labour’s Lost!
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Sweeneys On The Park, Glasgow South Side
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Include Me 2 Club - Mega Mondays
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The Reidvale Centre, Glasgow East End
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Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Object in Focus
Object in Focus
17th July 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
Each week join one of Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum's Curators as they look at one of the artefacts or paintings in more detail!
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Tours of The Mackintosh House
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Insight Talks at the Hunterian
Insight Talks at the Hunterian
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