Playhouse

9 to 5 The Musical

9 to 5 The Musical

★★★★☆ Fit for work

After 545 days of darkness, the Playhouse stage lit up last night with a crisp and swinging production of Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 The Musical, which is playing through to Saturday.

September 15, 2021 | By | Reply More
Playhouse Curtain snag

Playhouse Curtain snag

Venue delays reopening as Safety Curtain snags

The Safety Curtain failed to rise at the Edinburgh Playhouse today, Sunday 5 September, for what should have been the venue’s first show for 536 days.

September 5, 2021 | By | Reply More
Playhouse to reopen

Playhouse to reopen

Venue sets September 5 opening date

The Edinburgh Playhouse is to reopen at full capacity on Sunday 5 September 2021 – after 536 days of being dark – with two performances of Shagged, Married, Annoyed with Chris & Rosie Ramsey.

August 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
Nick Cave & Warren Ellis’ Playhouse date

Nick Cave & Warren Ellis’ Playhouse date

Nick Cave wreaks CARNAGE on Playhouse

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis have announced an Autumn 2021 tour of the UK to promote their album Carnage, with the only Scottish date at the Edinburgh Playhouse on Monday 20 September.

July 20, 2021 | By | Reply More
Derren Brown adds Edinburgh dates

Derren Brown adds Edinburgh dates

Showman tour to play six perfs at Playhouse

Illusionist and psychological manipulator Darren Brown has added six performances at the Edinburgh Playhouse to the eight month UK tour of his latest show, Showman, with tickets to his May 2022 shows now on sale. 

July 9, 2021 | By | Reply More
Bat Out Of Hell for Playhouse

Bat Out Of Hell for Playhouse

UK tour rides into Edinburgh February 2022

Bat Out Of Hell – the Musical, has confirmed dates for Edinburgh’s Playhouse in February 2022, before it heads up to Aberdeen, with an earlier visit to the Glasgow King’s in October this year. Tickets are on sale for all three dates.

June 22, 2021 | By | Reply More
Lycett’s Edinburgh Bee

Lycett’s Edinburgh Bee

Scottish dates for Joe Lycett tour

Joe Lycett, fresh from his latest spell hosting The Great British Sewing Bee, has announced a major UK tour for 2022, which will arrive at the Playhouse in March.

June 18, 2021 | By | Reply More
Day lights on Chicago

Day lights on Chicago

Darren Day joins Chicago tour coming to Playhouse in September

Darren Day will play Billy Flynn in the UK tour of Chicago which is now due to open at the Glasgow Kings on 11 September 2021 and arrive at the Edinburgh Playhouse on Monday September 27.

June 3, 2021 | By | Reply More
Partridge’s Stratagem

Partridge’s Stratagem

Stratagem with Alan Partridge for Playhouse

The Edinburgh Playhouse is the only non-arena venue planned for Steve Coogan’s 14-venue tour of Stratagem with Alan Partridge Live, which will arrive in town on Thursday May 27, 2022 for one night only.

May 28, 2021 | By | Reply More
Beauty & Beast cast

Beauty & Beast cast

Casting for Playhouse dates of Beauty and the Beast

Casting has been announced for the UK tour of Disney’s “reimagined” Beauty and the Beast musical, booked in to the Playhouse for six weeks from October 21 to November 27 2021.

April 30, 2021 | By | Reply More