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Ulster American Returns

Ulster American Returns

Eleven dates for Traverse’s #EdFringe hit:

The Traverse Theatre company production of Ulster American by David Ireland, a sell-out and critical hit of #EdFringe 2018, is to return for a strictly limited run in Spring 2019.

October 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
Bohemians grab Shrek!

Bohemians grab Shrek!

Shrek to play King’s in 2020:

Edinburgh’s Bohemians Lyric Opera Company is to stage an amateur production of Shrek The Musical at the King’s theatre in Spring 2020.

October 9, 2018 | By | Reply More
New show for Leith Theatre

New show for Leith Theatre

First professional theatre show for 30 years:

Leith Theatre is to re-open on Armistice Day with its first professional theatre production for 30 years with The Last Days of Mankind, an epic anti-war satire by Viennese writer Karl Kraus with songs by The Tiger Lillies.

October 3, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Hair for Playhouse

Hair for Playhouse

June date for cult sixties musical:

Cult sixties musical Hair is set to tour the UK next year, playing the Edinburgh Playhouse in June 2019.

October 2, 2018 | By | Reply More
Corelli’s Mandolin for King’s

Corelli’s Mandolin for King’s

Rona Munro to adapt de Bernier novel:

A new adaptation of Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, based on the novel by Louis de Bernière, is to tour to the Edinburgh King’s in June 2019.

September 27, 2018 | By | Reply More
Tynecastle play returns

Tynecastle play returns

A War of Two Halves to get further performances:

Site-specific play A War of Two Halves, based on the WW1 story of McCrae’s Battalion, is to get a further performances this November following its a hugely successful run during this year’s EdFringe.

September 26, 2018 | By | Reply More
Priscilla on the road again

Priscilla on the road again

Priscilla’s 2019 Edinburgh Playhouse dates:

Jason Donavan is promising more glitter than ever before as he turns producer for a new touring production of musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert arriving in Edinburgh in November 2019.

September 14, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rhino Call Out

Rhino Call Out

Open auditions for absurdist classic:

Theatre Paradok has issued an open call for its amateur production of Rhinoceros by Eugene Ionesco, to be staged at the Assembly Roxy this December, 2018.

September 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Springtime for Eusog

Springtime for Eusog

Open auditions for The Producers:

The Edinburgh University Savoy Opera Group has put out an open call for its production of The Producers, which will run at the end of November 2018 at the Pleasance Theatre.

September 10, 2018 | By | Reply More
Strictly Playhouse Lineup

Strictly Playhouse Lineup

Cast announced for Strictly Professionals tour:

Casting has been announced for Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals, with reigning Strictly champion Katya Jones leading the ten strong cast who will arrive at the Edinburgh Playhouse in May 2019.

September 8, 2018 | By | Reply More