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Leitheatre’s £5k appeal

Leitheatre’s £5k appeal

Crowdfunding appeal to cover cancelation losses

The cancellation of The Odd Couple because of Covid in the cast has cost Leitheatre dearly, the company has revealed as it has set up a crowdfunding appeal to cover its costs.

May 25, 2022 | By | Reply More
A rock and a drama place

A rock and a drama place

Full details of this weekend’s inaugural StagEHd Festival.

This weekend, Saturday 28 and 29 May 2022, the Ross Bandstand is being taken over for the first ever StagEHd Festival, Edinburgh’s newest theatre festival, which has been funded by the City of Edinburgh Council’s Community Fund.

May 25, 2022 | By | Reply More
A Room with a Couple

A Room with a Couple

Odd Couple ticket holders can use tickets for EPT show

Edinburgh People’s Theatre has offered any ticket holders for the cancelled Leitheatre production of The Odd Couple the opportunity to use them to see EPT’s A Tomb With A View.

May 24, 2022 | By | Reply More
Tomb Hopping

Tomb Hopping

EPT get farcical with Norman Robbins

Edinburgh People’s Theatre return to the Church Hill Theatre this week with a production of A Tomb with a View, from Wednesday to Saturday, following the success of the Men Should Weep back in March.

May 24, 2022 | By | Reply More
Odd Couple pulled

Odd Couple pulled

Covid hits Leitheatre’s Studio show

Positive testings for Covid in Leitheatre’s cast have caused it to abandon its production of Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple which had been due to play the Studio this week.

May 24, 2022 | By | Reply More
Jersey Boys Return

Jersey Boys Return

Hit musical working its way back to Playhouse

The tour of The Jersey Boys has announced new dates for the Edinburgh Playhouse in January and February 2023, with tickets on sale from 10am today, Friday 6 May 2022.

May 6, 2022 | By | Reply More
Kyiv opera at Playhouse

Kyiv opera at Playhouse

Ellen Kent’s operas feature Ukrainian National Municipal Opera Kyiv

The Edinburgh Playhouse is hosting the Ukrainian National Municipal Opera Kyiv this week, performing in Ellen Kent Productions’ trio of operas: Tosca, Carmen and Madama Butterfly.

April 29, 2022 | By | Reply More
Charlie’s Edinburgh Ticket

Charlie’s Edinburgh Ticket

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory for Edinburgh Playhouse

Tickets go on sale on Friday April 22 for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical which is touring to Edinburgh for three weeks in April 2023.

April 21, 2022 | By | Reply More
FCT Picks Oliver!

FCT Picks Oliver!

Forth Children’s Theatre picks a pocket of Oliver! for return

Forth Children’s Theatre returns to live this week with a new production of Oliver!, playing the Edinburgh Tabernacle at Inverleith Gardens from Wednesday through to Saturday 23 April 2022.

April 19, 2022 | By | Reply More
Easter Play Rises

Easter Play Rises

Passion Play returns to Princes St Gardens

Edinburgh’s open-air Easter Play returns to Princes Street Gardens West on Saturday April 16 with a fresh take on the Easter story which brings it right up to the present day.

April 15, 2022 | By | Reply More