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Jaymi Hensley is Joseph

Jaymi Hensley is Joseph

Dreamcoat role for Union J star:

An excited Union J star Jaymi Hensley will be in the title role when the latest tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat arrives at the Edinburgh Playhouse in March 2019.

February 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
Grinch set to steal Festival Xmas

Grinch set to steal Festival Xmas

Grinch musical for Festival Theatre:

The first ever UK tour of Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical will play both Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre and Glasgow’s SEC in November 2019.

February 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
Breaking the chains

Breaking the chains

Ghost The Musical returns, unchained:

Bill Kenwright’s 2019 tour of Ghost the Musical arrives in Edinburgh with the spectre of its previous visit’s miscasting firmly put to rest, as proper musical theatre stars take over the main roles.

February 1, 2019 | By | Reply More
Lesley Joseph for Miss Hannigan

Lesley Joseph for Miss Hannigan

Lesley Joseph to star in Annie tour for Edinburgh:

Lesley Joseph will play the role of Miss Hannigan when the touring production of Annie visits the Edinburgh Playhouse in September and October 2019.

January 31, 2019 | By | Reply More
Open Call for White

Open Call for White

EUTC to stage UK premiere of James Ijames’ comedy:

The Edinburgh University Theatre Company has put out an open call for its UK premiere of James Ijames’ White, a comedy about race, gender and the place of art in an absurdly divided society.

January 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
Stones in His Pockets for King’s

Stones in His Pockets for King’s

Comedy replaces Mockingbird in April:

Marie Jones’ Olivier Award-winning comedy Stones in His Pockets is to fill the gap in the Edinburgh King’s schedule left by the shock cancellation of To Kill A Mockingbird.

January 29, 2019 | By | Reply More
Zappa ghosts into Playhouse

Zappa ghosts into Playhouse

Frank Zappa Hologram Tour’s only Scottish date:

The “mind-melting” Bizarre World Of Frank Zappa hologram tour has its only Scottish date, at the Edinburgh Playhouse on Thursday 9 May 2019, 42 years after Zappa’s only ever Edinburgh appearance.

January 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Sing-along Gondoliers

Sing-along Gondoliers

EdGAS annual G&S sing-along for Feb:

The Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society will be staging a sing-along performance of The Gondoliers on Sunday 3 February 2019.

January 25, 2019 | By | Reply More
Jane McDonald for Playhouse

Jane McDonald for Playhouse

UK Tour for star of Cruising With Jane McDonald:

Jane McDonald the BAFTA award-winning star of Cruising with Jane McDonald, is playing one night at the Edinburgh Playhouse in June 2019.

January 22, 2019 | By | 2 Replies More
Mockingbird pulled

Mockingbird pulled

King’s pulls To Kill A Mockingbird as tour cancelled:

The full UK tour of To Kill A Mockingbird has been cancelled following threats of litigation from the American rights holders.

January 21, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More