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Listings 24 – 30 September

Listings 24 – 30 September

On stage this week:

There is plenty of great theatre on Edinburgh’s stages this week, with the Lyceum’s fabulous Twelfth Night just hitting its stride for week two (of three), McLuckies Line touring to the Brunton and Assembly, and the King’s hosting the tour of Still Alice.

September 24, 2018 | By | Reply More
Islander

Islander

★★★★☆  Etherial:

Mystical in content and audacious in its presentation, Islander is a musical for just two performers which is thought-provoking and intriguing in equal measure.

September 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Benidorm Live

Benidorm Live

★★★★☆ Bawdy:

Boldly brash – and brazen with it – the live musical version of ITV hit Benidorm combines plenty of recognition for the show’s fans with the kind of comedy that would make a panto dame blush.

September 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Europe is a dancer

Europe is a dancer

Hogmanay gets Euro appeal:

Underbelly has announced its 2018/19 Hogmanay events with a three day affair that sets out to celebrate Europe – and Scotland’s ties to Europe – while sharing the love and embracing friends old and new

September 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
Listings 17 – 23 September

Listings 17 – 23 September

On stage this week: Mon 17 – Sun 23 September 2018:

The Autumn Season is just swinging into life and the folk at Village Pub Theatre are back, not to mention that the first of the big autumn musicals is at the Playhouse and it is opening week for the Lyceum’s season.

September 16, 2018 | By | Reply More
Priscilla on the road again

Priscilla on the road again

Priscilla’s 2019 Edinburgh Playhouse dates:

Jason Donavan is promising more glitter than ever before as he turns producer for a new touring production of musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert arriving in Edinburgh in November 2019.

September 14, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rhino Call Out

Rhino Call Out

Open auditions for absurdist classic:

Theatre Paradok has issued an open call for its amateur production of Rhinoceros by Eugene Ionesco, to be staged at the Assembly Roxy this December, 2018.

September 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Best Boot Forward

Best Boot Forward

These Kinky Boots are for everyone says star Callum Francis:

When the mega hit musical Kinky Boots was announced as the Edinburgh Playhouse’s Christmas show, there were murmurings of discontent on social media that it was suitable neither for the season nor for a family audience.

September 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
A.R.T. call out

A.R.T. call out

Annexe Arts’ open audition for youth company:

The Annexe Repertory Theatre is holding open auditions for performers aged between 16 and 25 to join the company for its autumn term 2018.

September 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Multilingual call out

Multilingual call out

​Edinburgh Multilingual Stories​ Festival seeks input:

Theatre Sans Accents, Bilingualism Matters and the Polish Cultural Festival Association are looking for paid external input to their new Multilingual Stories​ Festival, taking place autumn 2018 at Assembly Roxy.

September 11, 2018 | By | Reply More