Archive for January, 2022

Listings: Mon 31 Jan – Sun 6 Feb 2022

Listings: Mon 31 Jan – Sun 6 Feb 2022

What’s on Edinburgh’s stages this week…

A bit of a lull this week, with the theatre world seeming to take a big deep breath, hoping that the steps out of Covid restrictions continue to work.

January 31, 2022 | By | Reply More
School of Rock – The Musical

School of Rock – The Musical

★★★★☆ Belting

Heads up pop pickers! School of Rock – The Musical, which grooves onto the Playhouse stage for a week until Saturday, is a big fat bundle of anarchic rocking-out and feel-good wish-fulfilment.

January 26, 2022 | By | Reply More
Legally Blonde – The Musical

Legally Blonde – The Musical

★★★★☆ Sugar rush

Radiating the sheer enjoyment of being back in a theatre, Edinburgh University Savoy Opera Group’s production of Legally Blonde-The Musical is huge in scale, excellently put together, and full of sugary goodness.

January 26, 2022 | By | Reply More
Theatre Call Out

Theatre Call Out

Hidden Door posts call out for theatre at this year’s festival

The Hidden Door festival has posted a call out to commission three new pieces of work from emerging theatre makers and details of how existing work can apply to be part of this year’s event.

January 21, 2022 | By | Reply More
Legally on stage

Legally on stage

Eusog return to live with “biggest” show ever

The first of Edinburgh’s Amateurs out on stage following this coming Monday’s lifting of the audience Covid cap will be Eusog with its “biggest production ever” – Legally Blonde the Musical.

January 20, 2022 | By | Reply More
Listings: Mon 24 – Sun 30 January 2022

Listings: Mon 24 – Sun 30 January 2022

What’s on Edinburgh’s stages this week…

The return of what appears to be some kind of normality to theatres gets underway this coming week with two big musical versions of hit films opening at the Playhouse and the Church Hill Theatre on Burns Night.

January 20, 2022 | By | Reply More
EPT casting call

EPT casting call

Boy wanted for Men Should Weep Due to unforeseen circumstances, Edinburgh People’s Theatre is looking to cast a boy aged between 9 and 13 to play Ernest in its March 2022 production of Men Should Weep. The show is due to open on March 16, exactly two years after it was cancelled due to Covid […]

January 19, 2022 | By | Reply More
Covid Capacity Cap lifted

Covid Capacity Cap lifted

Indoor capacity regs to go from Monday

Scotland is to remove all limits on indoor gatherings in public spaces, imposed because of the Omicron variant of Covid, from Monday 24 January 2022.

January 18, 2022 | By | Reply More
Through a prism remotely

Through a prism remotely

Online, immersive show from Production Lines

Edinburgh grass roots theatre company Production Lines is to stage prism, a new interactive and immersive play by Claire Wood, running online from Wednesday 2 to Saturday 5 February 2022.

January 17, 2022 | By | Reply More
Unhidden: It’s the Old Royal High

Unhidden: It’s the Old Royal High

Hidden Door Festival to take over old Royal High School

The old Royal High School, on Calton Hill, is to be taken over by Edinburgh’s innovative pop-up festival Hidden Door, for a ten day event running from Thursday 9 to Saturday 18 June 2022.

January 17, 2022 | By | Reply More