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MagicFest 10 Revealed

MagicFest 10 Revealed

Tenth MagicFest programme is out:

Details of the tenth Edinburgh MagicFest, taking place from 27 December 2019 to 5 January 2020, have been revealed, with a new Hogmanay event added at Lauriston Castle.

October 7, 2019 | By | Reply More
McDonald’s Playhouse Return

McDonald’s Playhouse Return

McDonald Cruises back into Edinburgh:

Jane McDonald will be cruising back onto the Edinburgh Playhouse stage in June 2020 with full backing band and singers at the start of her Let The Light In tour.

October 6, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Commitments for Playhouse

Commitments for Playhouse

2020 tour hits Edinburgh in October:

The Edinburgh Playhouse is set to host The Commitments musical in October 2020, near the start of a major new UK and Ireland tour.

September 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
Quinn cast as Wullie

Quinn cast as Wullie

Cast announced for Oor Wullie tour to King’s:

Full casting has been announced for the world premiere production of Oor Wullie, coming to the Edinburgh King’s in January 2020, with Martin Quinn taking on the iconic lead role.

September 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
Billionaire Boy for Edinburgh

Billionaire Boy for Edinburgh

Adds Playhouse dates to UK tour:

The musical adaptation of David Walliams’ best selling story Billionaire Boy has been announced for a three day run at the Edinburgh Playhouse in September 2020.

September 29, 2019 | By | Reply More
CBeebies Xmas Show for Edinburgh

CBeebies Xmas Show for Edinburgh

Hansel and Gretel to be recorded at Festival Theatre

CBeebies 2019 Christmas Show is to be recorded at Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre over four performances in October.

September 13, 2019 | By | Reply More
Lion King extends Playhouse Run

Lion King extends Playhouse Run

Adds seven weeks & 49 perfs:

The Lion King has added an extra seven weeks to its stay at the Edinburgh Playhouse due to exceptional demand and will now run from Thursday 5 December until Sunday 29 March 2020.

September 9, 2019 | By | Reply More
LYAMC & Showcase

LYAMC & Showcase

Hits show leads Autumn amateur season:

The post-fringe Autumn season of amateur company treats kicks off this week with the traditional openers of LYAMC at the Church Hill Theatre, closely followed by Showcase 2019 a fortnight later.

September 5, 2019 | By | Reply More
Exorcist cast for Kings

Exorcist cast for Kings

Paul Nicholas for horror show:

Paul Nicholas, Sophie Ward and Ben Caplan will take leading roles in the stage adaptation of the notorious 1973 horror flick, The Exorcist, touring to the King’s in November 2019.

August 31, 2019 | By | Reply More
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