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Jason Donovan gets Rocky at Playhouse

Jason Donovan gets Rocky at Playhouse

Rocky Horror Show tours to Playhouse in Jan 2025

Tickets are now on sale for the Rocky Horror Show touring to the Edinburgh Playhouse in January 2025 with Jason Donovan reprising his role as Frank’n’Furter.

May 24 2024 | By | Reply More
Bonnie & Clyde musical gunned down

Bonnie & Clyde musical gunned down

Tour pulled because of poor ticket sales

The UK tour of Bonnie and Clyde the musical, which had been due to play the Edinburgh Festival Theatre in July, has been shut down with immediate effect and will no longer play Edinburgh.

May 24 2024 | By | Reply More
Lung Ha at 40 Spotlight Series

Lung Ha at 40 Spotlight Series

Portrait collaboration for Lung Ha’s 40th anniversary

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Lung Ha Theatre Company, All Edinburgh Theatre is delighted to collaborate with the award-winning professional company for actors and theatre makers who are autistic or learning-disabled.

May 21 2024 | By | Reply More
King’s hits bedrock

King’s hits bedrock

Delays and cost escalation revealed for King’s

The King’s theatre refurbishment has been delayed and it will not now be ready in time to host events during EIF 2025 but instead is now expected to open for the 2025 pantomime.

May 16 2024 | By | Reply More
Edinburgh companies up for the CATS

Edinburgh companies up for the CATS

Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland shortlist announced

Edinburgh-based companies and venues have been nominated in every category of this year’s CATS, the Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland. A total of 10 productions from six different producers have secured a total of 20 nominations between them.

May 16 2024 | By | Reply More
Summerhall management riposte to venue sale

Summerhall management riposte to venue sale

Sale “against wishes” of Summerhall director Robert McDowell.

The announcement by the owners of Summerhall that they have put the building on the market has been met with strong concern across Edinburgh and around the arts world.

May 15 2024 | By | Reply More
More concerns for Brunton

More concerns for Brunton

RAAC Survey uncovers new issues for Brunton Hall

The invasive survey work to assess the condition of the RAAC (Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete) within Brunton Hall, home to the Brunton Theatre, has revealed new issues, according to the East Lothian Council.

May 14 2024 | By | Reply More
Summerhall for sale

Summerhall for sale

Multi-arts venue and tech-hub on the market

The owners of award-winning arts venue Summerhall have put the building, in prime location at the east end of the Meadows, on the open market, “with all the current licences included”.

May 14 2024 | By | Reply More
Drama Desk nods for Harris’ Macbeth update

Drama Desk nods for Harris’ Macbeth update

Four Drama Desk Award noms for Macbeth (an undoing)

Macbeth (an undoing) returns to the Lyceum on Tuesday 14 May 2024 after a successful international tour in which it picked up four nominations from the prestigious Drama Desk Awards from the New York critics.

Apr 30 2024 | By | Reply More
Lung Ha hit 40

Lung Ha hit 40

Cue 12 months of celebration and innovation!

Lung Ha, Edinburgh’s award-winning professional company for actors and theatre makers who are autistic or learning-disabled is marking its 40th anniversary with 12 months of celebrations.

Apr 30 2024 | By | Reply More