Lyceum listings

Edinburgh’s leading production house

Lyceum Theatre
Grindlay Street EH3 9AX. Phone booking: 0131 248 4848
Website: lyceum.org.uk

The Lyceum. Pic: Eamonn McGoldrick

Season 2022/2023

The full season announcement for 2022/2023 is due in the last week in September.

Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of)
By Isobel McArthur after Jane Austen
Tue 18 Oct – Sat 5 Nov 2022
Mon – Sat: 7.30pm; Mats Weds & Sat: 2.30pm.

Æ review of 2020 tour: ★★★★☆ Effervescent 
Isobel McArthur’s unique and audacious retelling of Jane Austen’s most iconic love story returns with an Olivier Best Comedy award in its feather cap. Men, money and microphones will be fought over in this irreverent but affectionate adaptation where the stakes couldn’t be higher when it comes to romance. Book here.

An Edinburgh Christmas Carol
Tonie Cownie adapts Charles Dickens’ novel
Thurs 24 Nov – Sat 31 Dec 2022
Evenings: 7pm; Mats Weds & Sat: 2pm; Suns: 1pm & 6pm.
Æ review of 2019 production: ★★★☆☆ Comedy overshadows pathos 
Writer and director Tony Cownie brings this famous festive story back to the city of its birth with a guest appearance from Edinburgh’s best-loved Victorian – Greyfriars Bobby… Join us on the snowy streets of the Old Town for a festive comedy as we revisit this celebrated Christmas tale of a miser redeemed. Book here.

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