Archive for June, 2019

Von Teese for Playhouse

Von Teese for Playhouse

2020 is Glamonatrix time:

Tickets go on sale today, Friday 28 June, for the Playhouse date in April 2020 of the ever-dazzling international Queen of Burlesque’s latest extravaganza – Dita Von Teese: Glamonatrix.

June 28, 2019 | By | Reply More
Phantom at the Festival

Phantom at the Festival

UK Tour plays Festival Theatre in 2020:

The Phantom of the Opera has announced a major UK and Ireland tour for 2020 which will play Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre for six weeks in September and October.

June 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Women in Parliament

Women in Parliament

★★☆☆☆ Attic Crude:

Crude on several levels, amateur company Athens of the North’s project to stage Andrew Wilson’s new translation of Aristophanes’ Women In Parliament is both fascinating and infuriating.

June 27, 2019 | By | 2 Replies More
Amélie The Musical

Amélie The Musical

★★★★☆ Half-step Toodeloo:

Peppered with emotion and fizzing with energy, the touring production of Amélie the Musical – at the King’s to Saturday – is the sort of treat which gives musical theatre a good name.

June 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Listings Mon 24 – Sun 30 June 2019

Listings Mon 24 – Sun 30 June 2019

All the sights to see on Edinburgh’s stages:

Almost the end of term but there is a bouncing plethora of theatre to be had this week, as the Formation Festival opens at the Roxy and Amelie The Musical arrives at the King’s.

June 25, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Sideshow

The Sideshow

★★★☆☆ In the zone:

In the week when moves to regulate AirBnB failed and it was decided to curtain Princess Street Gardens off during commercial gigs, Active Inquiry’s The Sideshow feels remarkably relevant.

June 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Once for Playhouse

Once for Playhouse

May 2020 dates for award-winning musical:

Tickets have gone on sale for the first UK tour of award-winning musical, Once, based on the film of the same name, which will play the Edinburgh Playhouse in May 2020.

June 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Strictly Tix On Sale

Strictly Tix On Sale

Tickets for Strictly Professionals, Anton & Erin on sale:

Details of how to get ticket for the Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals’ 2020 tour at Edinburgh Playhouse in June 2020 and the Anton and Erin Usher Hall tickets in March 2020.

June 21, 2019 | By | Reply More
Strictly dancers for Edinburgh

Strictly dancers for Edinburgh

Playhouse and Usher Hall dates confirmed:

The Strictly Professionals tour will play the Edinburgh Playhouse in June 2020 while Anton and Erin hit the Usher Hall in March 2020.

June 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

★★★★☆ Intense:

The heart and soul of Louis de Bernières’ 1994 novel, Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, is caught with sometimes burning intensity in this stage version, at the Edinburgh King’s until Saturday.

June 19, 2019 | By | 2 Replies More