On Stage Next Week

Listings for week ending Sunday 4 February 2018:

For the following week’s listings, look here: On Stage the Following Week.
The current week’s listings are here: On Stage This Week.
Click on the name of the show to go to its ticketing site.

Assembly Roxy
2 Roxburgh Place, EH8 9SU
Formation Festival
Saturday 3 – Thursday 8 February 2018.
Various times.
A new festival showcasing the talents of the Annexe Repertory Theatre company with Chapel StreetThose Worrisome SleepsWe Got Now and White Rabbit Red Rabbit. Some Kind of Theatre and RFT will also stage their most recent shows:The Grandmothers Grimm and Vichy Goings-On – along with a special one off performances from Tandam writers collectiveLoud Poets and Alliance arts.

Festival Theatre
13/29 Nicolson Street EH8 9FT. Phone booking: 0131 529 6000
Miss Saigon
Wednesday 17 January – Saturday 17 February 2018.
Tue – Sat: 7.30pm; Matinees: Thurs, Sat: 2.30pm; Sun: 2pm.
In the last days of the Vietnam War, 17 year-old Kim is forced to work in a Saigon bar where she meets and falls in love with an American GI. Torn apart by the fall of Saigon, Kim goes on an epic journey of survival to find him. Æ review here: “★★★★★ Triumphant tragedy“.

Lyceum Theatre
Grindlay Street EH3 9AX. Phone booking: 0131 248 4848
The Lover
20 January – 3 February 2018.
Tue – Sat: 7.30pm; Matinees Weds, Sat: 2pm.
In 1929, a fifteen year old girl crossing the Mekong Delta first catches the attention of an older Chinese man and accepts a ride in his chauffeured limousine. She has no idea how this chance meeting will change her life forever. Stellar Quines and Scottish Dance Theatre bring Marguerite Duras’s exotic tale of remembered passion to new life in an original stage adaption.

10 Cambridge Street, EH1 2ED. Phone booking: 0131 228 1404
Manipulate Festival
Saturday 27 January – Saturday 3 February 2018.
As well as dynamic work from leading Scottish companies, Manipulate presents the UK and Scottish premieres of critically acclaimed, award-winning international productions from Belgium, France (in association with the Institut Français d’Écosse) and Italy.

*NB: This is intended to be a complete listing of all public theatrical productions on in Edinburgh. If you are staging a show which is not listed, or a listing is inaccurate, please get in touch through the contact page, here.