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.

Other Events at Platform Glasgow

Jessica Ramm: Personal Structures

Jessica Ramm: Personal Structures

20th April 2018 - 27th May 2018
Working closely with Platform, Jessica Ramm will present a series of temporary structures that will occupy and respond to the architecture of the building.
Unexploded Ordnances (UXO)

Unexploded Ordnances (UXO)

26th May 2018
​Take Me Somewhere brings iconic lesbian-feminist theatre company, Split Britches to Platform for the 2018 Take Me Somewhere festival!
Circle

Circle

26th May 2018
Platform are delighted to announce a gig by Finnish heavy metal sonic explorers, Circle on Saturday 26th May!
Eaten

Eaten

4th June 2018
Eaten, at Platform Glasgow, invites children to the fascinating world of food chains, asking ‘What should we eat?’ and ‘Who should eat us?’
Downs With Love

Downs With Love

10th June 2018
Downs With Love, at Platform Glasgow on June 10th, is a challenging story of love and diversity.
South Bend

South Bend

27th July 2018 - 28th July 2018
South Bend is a tale of hope, of love, of a small country and a vast one, of a good Samaritan and a relationship gone bad. Catch it at Platform Glasgow in July!

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Prismatic Winds: Music from Musicals and Movies
Prismatic Winds: Music from Musicals and Movies
22nd May 2018
Loks Bar and Kitchen, Glasgow South Side
The young and dynamic wind quintet, Prismatic Winds, return to the Southside Fringe this year to present a varied programme of music from musicals and movies!
Top Girls
Top Girls
22nd May 2018 - 23rd May 2018
The Glasgow Academy Kelvinbridge, Glasgow West End
Crash Course Theatre presents Caryl Churchill's groundbreaking play 'Top Girls' at The Watson Auditorium, Glasgow Academy on 22nd & 23rd of May!
A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season
A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season
22nd May 2018
Oran Mor, Glasgow West End
A Play, A Pie and A Pint is delighted to announce their Spring season featuring 16 world premieres!

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Tea Dance
Tea Dance
22nd May 2018
Mount Vernon Community Hall, Glasgow East End
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Roller Disco
Roller Disco
22nd May 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!
Queer Theory: Coming Out
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23rd May 2018
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
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Exhibitions Events you might like...

TILT: New work by Russell McGovern, Gerry Miller, Suzanne McAleer and J M Fulton
TILT: New work by Russell McGovern, Gerry Miller, Suzanne McAleer and J M Fulton
26th May 2018 - 3rd Jun 2018
Crownpoint Studios, Glasgow East End
Four emerging artists are staging a showcase of their work at a new gallery in Bridgeton in May which will include installation, photography, collage and painting!
Below, the rocks plunged into darkness
Below, the rocks plunged into darkness
26th May 2018
House for an Art Lover, Glasgow South Side
Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover is pleased to present ‘Below, the rocks plunged into darkness’ a solo exhibition of new work by artist Lesley Punton!
Ideal Home Show Scotland
Ideal Home Show Scotland
31st May 2018 - 3rd Jun 2018
SEC Centre, Glasgow City Centre
Ideal Home Show Scotland makes a welcome return to the SEC Glasgow with a wonderland of inspiration for your home from 31st May – 3rd June 2018!

Family and Kids Events you might like...

The Unspoken - live performance and Q+A
The Unspoken - live performance and Q+A
22nd May 2018
The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow City Centre
Don't miss the chance to hear the second ever performance of Scottish composer, Jay Capperauld's, first work for chorus, ‘The Unspoken’.
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB
22nd May 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Bounce and Rhyme
Bounce and Rhyme
22nd May 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!

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Austin Powers International Man of Mystery with Live Orchestra
Austin Powers International Man of Mystery with Live Orchestra
22nd May 2018
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow City Centre
Experience Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery with a live full orchestra at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Tuesday 22nd May!
Murray Mayhem at the Grosvenor Cinema
Murray Mayhem at the Grosvenor Cinema
23rd May 2018
Grosvenor Cinema, Glasgow West End
The Grosvenor Cinema is celebrating the cinematic icon Bill Murray with a whole month of films for only a fiver this May!
Brasília: Life After Design + Director Q&A
Brasília: Life After Design + Director Q&A
23rd May 2018
Grosvenor Cinema, Glasgow West End
Brasília: Life After Design is a documentary examining the legacy of architect Oscar Niemeyer and urbanist Lúcio Costa’s city planning through the lives of three Brasília residents.

Music Events you might like...

The Unspoken - live performance and Q+A
The Unspoken - live performance and Q+A
22nd May 2018
The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow City Centre
Don't miss the chance to hear the second ever performance of Scottish composer, Jay Capperauld's, first work for chorus, ‘The Unspoken’.
Sparks
Sparks
22nd May 2018
O2 ABC Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Sparks, Californian brothers Ron and Russell Mael, kick off 2018 by announcing 3 UK shows in May including a date at the O2 ABC on the 22nd!
Austin Powers International Man of Mystery with Live Orchestra
Austin Powers International Man of Mystery with Live Orchestra
22nd May 2018
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow City Centre
Experience Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery with a live full orchestra at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Tuesday 22nd May!

Nights Out Events you might like...

The Unspoken - live performance and Q+A
The Unspoken - live performance and Q+A
22nd May 2018
The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow City Centre
Don't miss the chance to hear the second ever performance of Scottish composer, Jay Capperauld's, first work for chorus, ‘The Unspoken’.
Sparks
Sparks
22nd May 2018
O2 ABC Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Sparks, Californian brothers Ron and Russell Mael, kick off 2018 by announcing 3 UK shows in May including a date at the O2 ABC on the 22nd!
Austin Powers International Man of Mystery with Live Orchestra
Austin Powers International Man of Mystery with Live Orchestra
22nd May 2018
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow City Centre
Experience Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery with a live full orchestra at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Tuesday 22nd May!

Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Tales from the Battlefield
Tales from the Battlefield
22nd May 2018
The Glad Cafe, Glasgow South Side
The Battlefield Collective presents an evening of readings, songs and the BARD at The Glad Cafe as part of this year's Southside Fringe Festival!
eharmony’s School of Love - Finding Love in the Digital Age
eharmony’s School of Love - Finding Love in the Digital Age
22nd May 2018
The Corinthian Club, Glasgow City Centre
eharmony are holding a unique after-work event at The Corinthian Club, designed to give singles key insights and practical ways to approach love in the digital age!
Object in Focus
Object in Focus
22nd May 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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