Edinburgh Playhouse

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
Sister Act

Sister Act

★★★★☆ Habit forming:
If you like musical comedy you really should catch up with nun on the run Deloris Van Cartier in Sister Act at the Playhouse this week.

April 5, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Its tiny paws are frozen

Its tiny paws are frozen

Canine casting call for La Boheme:
Ellen Kent’s Opera & Ballet International is looking for a small dog to appear on stage at the Playhouse during its production of La Boheme on Thursday March 30.

March 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

✭✭✭✭✩ Dream Team:
It’s nearly 50 years old but Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, at the Playhouse until Saturday, doesn’t need to be mothballed.

March 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Christmas Shrek

Christmas Shrek

Shrek swamps Playhouse for Xmas season:
A new tour of Shrek the Musical will open at the Edinburgh Playhouse for the Christmas 2017/18 season before heading off around the UK.

February 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Thoroughly Modern Millie

Thoroughly Modern Millie

★★★☆☆ Not strictly brilliant:
Pop quiz. Hum a song from Thoroughly Modern Millie, which is at the Playhouse until Saturday. Aha, Sammy Cahn and James Van Heusen’s title number. Very good. And?

February 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
Millie delays opening

Millie delays opening

Opening night put back for Playhouse
The opening night performance of Thoroughly Modern Millie at the Edinburgh Playhouse on Monday 30 January 2017 has been cancelled.

January 28, 2017 | By | Reply More