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Strictly Professionals for Playhouse

Strictly Professionals for Playhouse

Edinburgh date for Strictly’s professionals tour:

Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals is to tour in May 2019, including a three performance stopover at the Edinburgh Playhouse.

February 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Shrek The Musical

Shrek The Musical

★★★☆☆  Breezy:

Big, bright and brash, there are plenty of laughs in the new touring production of Shrek the Musical, which is debuting at the Playhouse until the first week of the new year.

December 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

★★★★★ Oh Carole:

Beautiful, the musical life story of a pop legend Carole King makes for perfect entertainment at the Playhouse all week until Saturday.

November 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Tango Moderno

Tango Moderno

★★★★☆ Someone’s been tangoed:
There’s a hitch at Tango Moderno, the latest Playhouse dance extravaganza which is playing to Saturday – but there are no missteps.

November 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Cabaret

Cabaret

★★★★☆ Chilling:

Chilling in all the right places, the revival of the award-winning tour of Cabaret starring Will Young as the Emcee feels as important a piece of musical theatre as it ever did.

November 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Kinky Boots for Playhouse

Kinky Boots for Playhouse

Kinky Boots announced as Xmas 2018 show:

The Playhouse is to welcome the smash hit musical Kinky Boots, featuring songs by Cyndi Lauper, for its Scottish premiere in  December 2018.

November 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
Laura Main for Playhouse Shrek

Laura Main for Playhouse Shrek

Casting for Shrek’s Xmas Playhouse stay announced:
Laura Main is to join the cast of the new production of Shrek the Musical, which opens at the Edinburgh Playhouse for the Christmas Season 2017, before touring the UK and Ireland.

September 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Colin Marr joins Playhouse

Colin Marr joins Playhouse

Eden Court boss takes on theatre director role:
Colin Marr has been appointed as theatre director at Edinburgh Playhouse, returning to Edinburgh after 20 years as chief executive at Eden Court, Inverness.

July 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Funny Girl

Funny Girl

★★★★☆ Considerable presence:
Tuneful and comedically brilliant, Sheridan Smith truly shines in the touring production of Funny Girl, at the Playhouse until Saturday.

April 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Darius is Nick

Darius is Nick

Darius to reprise Funny Girl role opposite Sheridan Smith:
The Edinburgh Playhouse has announced that Darius Campbell will be playing the role of Nick Arnstein opposite Sheridan Smith as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl at the theatre this week to Saturday 15 April 2017.

April 18, 2017 | By | Reply More