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Festival Theatre Birthday Bash

Festival Theatre Birthday Bash

Variety show to mark Festival’s silver anniversary in June:

The 25th anniversary of the Festival Theatre will be marked in June with a one-off night of variety, featuring specially commissioned pieces and work produced over the last year in a packed evening of dance, music, film and song.

April 4, 2019 | By | Reply More
David Blaine for Playhouse

David Blaine for Playhouse

First UK tour opens in Edinburgh:

David Blaine, magician, illusionist and stunt artist, is to open his first-ever U.K. and Ireland tour with two nights at the Edinburgh Playhouse in June 2019.

March 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Oor Wullie for King’s

Oor Wullie for King’s

New musical set for Scottish tour:

A new musical based on DC Thomson’s comic strip Oor Wullie will tour to the Edinburgh’s King’s Theatre in January 2020.

March 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
Parton’s 9 to 5 for Playhouse

Parton’s 9 to 5 for Playhouse

Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 announces UK tour:

There’s a cup of ambition doing the rounds as 9 to 5 The Musical announces a UK tour this Autumn, arriving at the Playhouse in November.

March 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Riverdance Returns

Riverdance Returns

25th anniversary tour for 2020:

Tickets go on sale today at 9am for Riverdance – The New 25th Anniversary Show which plays the Edinburgh Playhouse at the end of April 2020.

March 15, 2019 | By | Reply More
Lion King On Sale

Lion King On Sale

Playhouse tickets on sale today:

Tickets for the Christmas season 2019/20 performances of The Lion King at Edinburgh Playhouse have gone on sale today, Wednesday 6 March 2019

March 6, 2019 | By | Reply More
Forth Fringe Open Call

Forth Fringe Open Call

Forth CT to stage Once On This Island:

Forth Children’s Theatre has announced its EdFringe 2019 production will be Once On This Island, with open auditions in April after its Spring production has finished.

March 1, 2019 | By | Reply More
Forbidden Planet Open Call

Forbidden Planet Open Call

ELT to Return to Forbidden Planet in June:

Edinburgh Little Theatre has put out an open call for auditions for its June 2019 production of the Olivier award-winning classic Shakespearean Rock’n’Roll musical Return to the Forbidden Planet.

February 25, 2019 | By | Reply More
Audrey is Amélie

Audrey is Amélie

Lead announced for Amélie The Musical:

Audrey Brisson, the French-Canadian star of stage and screen has been confirmed to play the iconic altruist Amélie Poulain in Amélie The Musical touring to the Edinburgh King’s in June 2019 with dates at the Glasgow King’s in August.

February 21, 2019 | By | Reply More
Showcase Call-out

Showcase Call-out

Annual Showcase Auditions:

Showcase, the amateur musical theatre company which exists to raise money for McMillan Cancer Support, has put out an open audition call for new members and announced its 2019 schedule.

February 17, 2019 | By | Reply More