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

Henry Coombes and Marcella McIntosh: Ayes in Your Head

Henry Coombes and Marcella McIntosh: Ayes in Your Head

10th November 2018 - 19th January 2019
Ayes in Your Head is an exhibition bringing together drawings and paintings by award-winning film-maker and visual artist, Henry Coombes and collaborator, Marcella McIntosh.
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

18th January 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Lab Station

Lab Station

21st January 2019
Lab Station at Platform Glasgow is a place for young people to develop their skills and confidence through performance.
Platform Music Classes

Platform Music Classes

21st January 2019
Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow run weekly Keyboard, Fiddle, Guitar and Drums classes for juniors and adults!
Creation Station

Creation Station

21st January 2019
Lab Station at Platform Glasgow is a weekly drama workshop for kids aged 8-11yrs, every Monday from 6-7.30pm!
Platform Music Classes

Platform Music Classes

22nd January 2019
Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow run weekly Keyboard, Fiddle, Guitar and Drums classes for juniors and adults!
Platform Music Classes

Platform Music Classes

24th January 2019
Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow run weekly Keyboard, Fiddle, Guitar and Drums classes for juniors and adults!
Sourakata Koite with Duncan Marquiss and Burd Ellen

Sourakata Koite with Duncan Marquiss and Burd Ellen

24th January 2019
Born in Senegal in 1955 Sourakata Koite is a member of the much revered and respected Griot cast, itinerant singers immersed in the cultural and musical heritage of West Africa.
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

25th January 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Hen Ogledd and Gymnastic Band

Hen Ogledd and Gymnastic Band

25th January 2019
Celtic Connections 2019: Hen Ogledd will perform tacks from their new album Mogic at Platform Glasgow with support from Gymnastic Band!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

26th January 2019
Platform Glasgow's Saturday Art Club is a playful and creative art session that gives young artists the chance to draw, paint, make and get creative with new friends!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

1st February 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

2nd February 2019
Platform Glasgow's Saturday Art Club is a playful and creative art session that gives young artists the chance to draw, paint, make and get creative with new friends!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

8th February 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

9th February 2019
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Soundplay Dome

Soundplay Dome

12th February 2019
Coming to Platform Glasgow, the Soundplay Dome is a magical sensory space where children of all ages can explore sound and light!
Little Gift

Little Gift

13th February 2019
Told with exquisite puppetry, original music and a whole lot of heart, Little Gift is a brand-new tale from multi award-winners M6 Theatre and Andy Manley, catch it at Platform Glasgow!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

15th February 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

16th February 2019
Platform Glasgow's Saturday Art Club is a playful and creative art session that gives young artists the chance to draw, paint, make and get creative with new friends!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

22nd February 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

23rd February 2019
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Man On The Moon

Man On The Moon

27th February 2019
Man On The Moon is a wonderful and exciting piece of theatre for ages 14+, don't miss it at Platform Glasgow on February 27th!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

1st March 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

2nd March 2019
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Platform Singers

Platform Singers

8th March 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

9th March 2019
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Platform Singers

Platform Singers

15th March 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

16th March 2019
Platform Glasgow's Saturday Art Club is a playful and creative art session that gives young artists the chance to draw, paint, make and get creative with new friends!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

22nd March 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

23rd March 2019
Platform Glasgow's Saturday Art Club is a playful and creative art session that gives young artists the chance to draw, paint, make and get creative with new friends!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

29th March 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

5th April 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

12th April 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Lab Station

Lab Station

15th April 2019
Lab Station at Platform Glasgow is a place for young people to develop their skills and confidence through performance.
Platform Music Classes

Platform Music Classes

15th April 2019
Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow run weekly Keyboard, Fiddle, Guitar and Drums classes for juniors and adults!
Creation Station

Creation Station

15th April 2019
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Platform Music Classes

Platform Music Classes

16th April 2019
Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow run weekly Keyboard, Fiddle, Guitar and Drums classes for juniors and adults!
Platform Music Classes

Platform Music Classes

18th April 2019
Fancy learning to play an instrument? Platform Glasgow run weekly Keyboard, Fiddle, Guitar and Drums classes for juniors and adults!
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

19th April 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Platform Singers

Platform Singers

26th April 2019
Platform Glasgow's newly established community choir is back for 2019 and they are looking for members of all ages and abilities to get involved.
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

27th April 2019
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Saturday Art Club

4th May 2019
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Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

11th May 2019
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Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

18th May 2019
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Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

25th May 2019
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Saturday Art Club

1st June 2019
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Saturday Art Club

8th June 2019
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Saturday Art Club

15th June 2019
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Saturday Art Club

22nd June 2019
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