Musicals

Rent

Rent

★★★★☆ Raw and powerful:

It’s another success story for Edinburgh University Footlights as they put on an emotionally powerful performance of the classic rock music, Rent.

August 11, 2019 | By | Reply More
In Space…

In Space…

★★★★☆ Hilariously ambitious:

Napier University Drama Society take us into space in this sci-fi comedy musical, their first original Fringe production at Greenside venues.

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A Bohemian Fairytale

A Bohemian Fairytale

★★★★☆  Magical music:

The Bohemians Lyric Opera Company take us on a trip down the rabbit hole in this year’s Fringe show – at the Stockbridge Church for three performances only.

August 10, 2019 | By | Reply More
Anthems & Movie Music

Anthems & Movie Music

★★★☆☆ Anthems
★★★★☆  Movie Music

Edinburgh Music Theatre is back at St Andrew’s and St George’s West on George Street, for EdFringe opening week and a thoroughly successful double bill of musical treats.

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The Addams Family

The Addams Family

★★★★★ Spookily entertaining:

Spooky, funny and entertaining, Bare Productions have brought back to life one of the most dysfunctional family’s in the world in the kooky Addams Family musical at this year’s Fringe.

August 9, 2019 | By | Reply More
Oliver!

Oliver!

★★★☆☆   Strong performance
Young critics scheme review
The Edinburgh Little Theatre brings Lionel Bart’s musical adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic Oliver Twist to life this week at the Hill Street Theatre.

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Annie Jr.

Annie Jr.

★★★☆☆ Entertaining:

Local youngsters from Edinburgh Youth Theatre put on a lively and entertaining performance in their rendition of Annie, aptly named Annie Jr., in TheSpace @ Niddry Street.

August 5, 2019 | By | Reply More
All Shook Up

All Shook Up

★★★★☆  Highly entertaining
Young Critics Scheme:
Featuring many of Elvis Presley’s greatest hits, Captivate Theatre’s production of All Shook Up at Gilded Balloon’s Rose Street Theatre for the first week of the Fringe is a rollercoaster of love.

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EdFringe Musicals

EdFringe Musicals

Musicals made in Edinburgh:

There’s a whopping 27 different offerings made in Edinburgh in this year’s Musicals and Opera section of the fringe programme.

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Legally Blonde – The Musical

Legally Blonde – The Musical

★★★★☆    Absolutely Fabulous:

Big and vibrant, the Beyond Broadway Experience’s summer school production of Legally Blonde the Musical, at the King’s to Saturday, is a glorious mix of huge ensemble numbers and strong solo performances.

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