The Edinburgh Playhouse - Scotland's Broadway
The Edinburgh Playhouse is the largest theatre in the whole of the UK, and hosts the top touring musicals from Broadway and the West End. We also enjoy huge events, like Edinburgh's biggest comedy show, The Comedy Gala, and a host of concerts and 'one night only' extravaganzas. 2014 saw The Playhouse stage The Lion King, Evita, West Side Story, and still to come, the Scottish Premiere of Jersey Boys and the global phenomenon Wicked. Please find details of our upcoming shows below. ________________________________________________________________________________
Showing Over the Summer:
Edinburgh International Festival. Various shows, please see www.eif.co.uk for details.
One Night of Queen - Thursday 2 October 7.30pm
If you are feeling Under Pressure to choose a show that you and the Love Of Your Life or Your Best Friend will enjoy then this is a A Kind Of Magic! Fresh from their second tour of the USA Gary Mullen and 'The Works' return with a stunning live concert.
A Vision of Elvis - Saturday 4 October 7.30pm
A Vision Of Elvis is one the world’s leading touring Elvis productions. Celebrating all the music of Elvis Presley from Sun Studio’s through to '68 Comeback with the finale being the Concert Years engaging audiences with an uplifting and authentic Elvis experience.
Jersey Boys - Wednesday 8 to Saturday 25 October
The internationally acclaimed stage sensation, Jersey Boys is coming to Edinburgh Playhouse for the very first time. This smash hit musical has won 55 major awards worldwide, including the Olivier Award for Best New Musical. The musical tells the true life story of four boys from the wrong side of the tracks who wrote their own songs, invented their own unique sound, and sold 175 million records worldwide.
Barnum - Tuesday 28 October to Saturday 1 November
This exhilarating musical follows the irrepressible imagination and dreams of Phineas T Barnum, America’s Greatest Showman. We follow the legendary showman’s life as he lit up the world with colour, warmth and the excitement of his imagination and finally teamed up with J A Bailey to create Barnum and Bailey’s Circus.
Riverdance - Tuesday 4 to Sunday 9 November
This 20th Anniversary UK Tour, gives Riverdance fans old and new, the opportunity to celebrate an incredible milestone for an incredible show. Twenty years after it took its first steps, a truly phenomenal piece of theatrical entertainment is back by popular demand. Don’t miss this anniversary tour!
Step out onto the stage of the Edinburgh Playhouse, go behind the scenes into the secret world of backstage, smell the greasepaint, hear about our resident ghost and learn all about our beautiful theatre! A truly unique Edinburgh experience. A fantastic opportunity to step on stage, go up to the fly floor for a bird’s eye view of the stage and much, much more! Tours are available on selected Saturdays and midweek matinee mornings for a number of upcoming shows at The Edinburgh Playhouse. Tours begin at 10.30am and last approximately 90 minutes.
For a full list of upcoming dates, please visit www.atgtickets.com/edinburgh *
For bespoke group tours please contact us on 0131 524 3321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
£8 Groups 10+ / Schools
Call 0844 871 3014 *
or in person at our Box Office
*Transaction fee applies. Tour routes are subject to change and availability. Tours involve a number of stairs. If you have any access requirements please call 0131 524 3301.
These prices will be subject to a booking and transaction fee if booked online or elsewhere. £1 of the ticket price paid goes to the Edinburgh Playhouse Restoration Fund.