Edinburgh University Footlights

EdFringe Musicals

EdFringe Musicals

Musicals Made in Edinburgh:

Edinburgh’s musical theatre companies are bringing an unprecedented 28 different productions to this year’s Fringe, with everything from full blown musicals to highlights packages of showtunes.

July 29, 2018 | By | Reply More
Fame – The Musical

Fame – The Musical

★★★☆☆ Delivers on flair:

There is plenty of talent, both on stage and off, in the Edinburgh University Footlights production of Fame – The Musical, up at the Church Hill Theatre to Saturday.

February 9, 2018 | By | Reply More
Fame tours to King’s in 2018

Fame tours to King’s in 2018

Autumn dates for Fame: the Musical:

Fame: the Musical will fly, high, into the Edinburgh King’s in October 2018 as part of Selladoor’s 30th anniversary tour of the musical based on the 1980 movie, Fame.

January 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Sister Act

Sister Act

★★★☆☆  Energetic:
Sister Act, Edinburgh University Footlights’ first Fringe show in 20 years, overcomes some glitches in its staging to entertain successfully.

August 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Fame calling!

Fame calling!

Footlights seeks creatives for February show:
Edinburgh University Footlights has announced that its February 2018 production will be Fame the Musical and has put out an open call for the creative team to stage the show.

April 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Footlights wants Sisters

Footlights wants Sisters

Open #EdFringe casting call for Sister Act:
Edinburgh University Footlights will return to the Fringe this year, 2017, after a 20 year hiatus and has issued an open call for auditions for its production of Sister Act.

March 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Urinetown: The Musical

Urinetown: The Musical

★★★☆☆ Tuneful:
Accomplished musicality and some excellent dancing distinguish Edinburgh University Footlights’ Urinetown at the Church Hill. However, it is at the service of a damp satire that never truly ignites.

February 8, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Guys and Dolls

Guys and Dolls

★★☆☆☆ Inconsistent entertainment:
Spirited but patchy and somewhat confused, the Edinburgh University Footlights production of Guys and Dolls at the Church Hill Theatre is enjoyable but falls short of what it might be.

February 11, 2016 | By | Reply More
Rent

Rent

✭✭✭✭✩ Vibrant and affecting:
Brassy, colourful and oozing vitality, Edinburgh University Footlight’s production of Rent matches its good intentions with a high level of achievement.

February 12, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Footlights Play Rent

Footlights Play Rent

Multi award-winning musical hits Church Hill:
The Edinburgh University Footlights return to the Church Hill Theatre this week with a production of the smash hit rock musical Rent.

February 9, 2015 | By | Reply More