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Easter Play becomes Edinburgh Passion

Easter Play becomes Edinburgh Passion

Easter story to be told in 63 hour epic:

The Princes Street Easter Play is to be expanded this year into a city-wide community play, The Edinburgh Passion, with different groups telling the story of Jesus’s death and resurrection in real time across the city.

January 23, 2020 | By | 2 Replies More
Lion King adds 25 perfs

Lion King adds 25 perfs

The Lion King extends to April 18:

The Lion King has extended its run at the Edinburgh Playhouse for 25 more performances through to Saturday 18 April 2020.

January 8, 2020 | By | Reply More
Playhouse Comedy update

Playhouse Comedy update

Howard brings RESPITE; Mrs Brown adds date:

Russell Howard has announced he is to bring his Respite stand-up world tour to the Edinburgh Playhouse in August 2020, with tickets on sale 10am, Friday 20 December 2019.

December 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
White Christmas for Edinburgh

White Christmas for Edinburgh

Playhouse to host Irving Berlin classic in Xmas 2020:

The West End production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas will be blowing into the Edinburgh Playhouse for the Festival season 2020/2021, with tickets now on sale, Monday 16 December 2019.

December 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Sunny Afternoon for 2020

Sunny Afternoon for 2020

Kinks musical for Playhouse in November:

Ray Davies’ Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon is set to return to the Edinburgh Playhouse in November 2020 as the only Scottish stop on a 15 date tour. Tickets go on sale today Friday 13 Dec 2019.

December 13, 2019 | By | Reply More
Mrs Brown is Coming to Town

Mrs Brown is Coming to Town

D’Live Show for Playhouse in June 2020:

Mrs Brown’s Boys is going back on tour in 2020, including July dates at the Edinburgh Playhouse and Glasgow’s SEC Hydro.

December 11, 2019 | By | Reply More
Bat Out Of Hell to Glasgow

Bat Out Of Hell to Glasgow

Scottish premiere for Glasgow King’s:

Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical, featuring Jim Steinman and Meatloaf’s greatest hits, gets its Scottish premiere at the Glasgow King’s in November 2020, with tickets on sale Today, Monday 9 December 2019.

December 9, 2019 | By | Reply More
PAW Patrol Live! in Edinburgh

PAW Patrol Live! in Edinburgh

Race the Rescue gets July 2020 dates:

PAW Patrol Live, the stage adaptation of the Nickelodeon favourite, is racing to the rescue at the Edinburgh Playhouse in July 2020 as part of a UK tour.

December 6, 2019 | By | Reply More
Strictly Ballroom for Edinburgh

Strictly Ballroom for Edinburgh

November 2020 dates for Playhouse:

Craig Revel Horwood is to direct a new tour of Strictly Ballroom – The Musical, playing the Edinburgh Playhouse in November 2020 with tickets on sale from 10am Wed 4 December 2019.

December 3, 2019 | By | Reply More
Dreamgirls for Edinburgh

Dreamgirls for Edinburgh

November 2020 date for R’n’B smash hit:

Tickets go on sale tomorrow for Dreamgirls, the 1960s-set musical about the rise and rise of a three person R’n’B girl group, which is set to hit the Edinburgh Playhouse in November 2020.

November 27, 2019 | By | Reply More