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Anita and Craig take on Annie

Anita and Craig take on Annie

Double dose of Hannigan for Annie Tour:

The recent West End production of Annie has announced a UK tour in 2019, playing the Edinburgh Playhouse in October and including both Anita Dobson and Craig Revel Horwood in the role of Miss Hannigan at different venues.

September 7, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rebus full casting

Rebus full casting

Full cast announced for Long Shadows:

The full cast has been announced for Rebus: Long Shadows, which tours to the Edinburgh King’s in October after opening at Birmingham Rep, while Robin Lefevre will now direct.

September 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
Solaris for Lyceum

Solaris for Lyceum

Greig to adapt classic SF novel for stage:

The Lyceum is to stage an adaptation of Stanislav Lem’s Solaris by David Greig as part of its 2019/20 season in a co-production with the Malthouse Theatre in Melbourne, Australia.

September 3, 2018 | By | Reply More
Minchin BACK at Playhouse

Minchin BACK at Playhouse

Tim Minchin confirms Autumn 2019 UK dates:

Tim Minchin, the comedian, actor and composer, has announced he will return to the stage in 2019 with BACK, his first UK tour dates since 2011.

August 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rocky Horror Show for Playhouse

Rocky Horror Show for Playhouse

45th Anniversary Tour: Playhouse dates

The sweet transvestites of transexual Transylvania are on the prowl again, for what will be the 45th anniversary tour of Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show.

August 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rebus casting

Rebus casting

Cathy Tyson joins Rebus cast as Siobhan:

Cathy Tyson and John Stahl are to join Charles Lawson in the first Rebus play, Long Shadows, which is touring to the King’s for a week this October 2018.

August 2, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Night Fever Cast

Night Fever Cast

Richard Winsor takes Travolta role in Saturday Night Fever:

Richard Winsor is to play Tony Manero in the UK tour of Saturday Night Fever which arrives at the Playhouse in October, his first stage appearance since joining Casualty as the ill-stared Caleb Knight.

July 27, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Oz Experience

The Oz Experience

Wizard of Oz at King’s this week:

The ruby slippers, Yellow Brick Road and Emerald City are all in place at the King’s, ready for the many students of this summer’s Beyond Broadway Experience to go over the rainbow with The Wizard of Oz.

July 18, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Tynecastle drama

Tynecastle drama

McCrae’s Battalion play for Hearts’ ground:

Tynecastle Park is to become home to off the pitch drama during this year’s fringe with a new play about McRae’s Battalion playing out in an an immersive production around the stands.

July 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Kinky Boots Cast

Kinky Boots Cast

Casting Announced for Kinky Boots:

Edinburgh is to get split casting for the lead role of Lola in Kinky Boots, when it arrives at the Edinburgh Playhouse for its five week run over Christmas.

July 6, 2018 | By | Reply More