The Edinburgh Playhouse - Scotland's Broadway
The Edinburgh Playhouse is the UK’s largest theatre and hosts the top touring musicals direct from Broadway and the West End, plus regular large events and music concerts. 2013 saw The Playhouse stage Cats, Hairspray, Dirty Dancing and Disney’s award winning musical, The Lion King. Please find details of our upcoming shows below. ________________________________________________________________________________
Evita – Monday 27th January to Saturday 8th February Evita tells the incredible story of Eva Peron, and her rise from humble beginnings on the streets of Buenos Aires to the ultimate glory as wife of the Argentinean dictator, Juan Peron. Evita has over 20 major awards to its credit, including Oscars for the film version starring Madonna and Antonio Banderas. Evita also features some of the most iconic melodies in musical theatre including the epic ‘Don’t Cry for Me Argentina’.
The Rat Pack – Saturday 15th February Purveyors of Cool return again for 2 great shows featuring the greatest music of the 20th century. Tonight's The Night – Monday 17th February to Saturday 22nd February The smash hit musical based on the songs of Rod Stewart and telling the story of a shy young man who strikes a deal with the Devil, trading his soul for Rod’s. It seems a good idea at the time, but he is about to gind out the hard way that you can’t find true love using another man’s moves. Classic songs from Maggie May, Baby Jane and Hot Legs to Sailing and many more.
Directions - The Edinburgh Playhouse is situated on Greenside Place, at the top of Leith Walk and close to the east end of Princes Street. Booking - Box Office Opening Hours: 12 Noon – 6pm Monday to Saturday on non-performance days. 12 Noon – 8pm on show nights. Book in person at Box Office, online at www.atgtickets.com/edinburgh or on 0844 871 3014. Times and Prices - Available below. For more information on any show or for promotional images and materials please contact the Edinburgh Playhouse Marketing Department on 0131 524 3395 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday 27th Jan – Saturday 8th Feb 'Evita' Mon-Sat Eves (19:30), Wed & Sat Mats (14:30) Premium: £42.00 Bands A-E: £35.00, £29.50, £22.50, £15.00, £10.00 Concessions No Concessions on Friday or Saturday Evenings Groups Discount Groups 10+: £5 off top two prices, plus 1 free ticket for organiser (Mon-Thu performances) Schools and Youth Groups £15 per pupil plus 1 teacher free with every 10 pupils. (Wednesday Matinee's Band B & C) Senior Special: Midweek Matinee - £17.00 for Band B only Student Standby: £20 best available from 1 hour before performance. ATG Card: Half Price Opening Night, £5 off Tue-Thur perfs. Premium & Band A & B only. General Concession: £4.00 off Bands A-D 15th Feb The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Matinee: 15:00. Evening: 19:30 Bands A-C: £23.00, £21.00, £17.00 Children go free in Band C.
17th Feb – 22nd Feb 'Tonight’s the Night' Mon-Sat Eves (19:30) Wed, Sat Mats (14:30) Premium: £37.50 Bands A-E: £32.00, £27.50, £22.50, £15.00, £10.00 Concessions Groups Discount Groups 10+: £22 (Mon - Thu performances only) Seniors Mid-week Matinee Special: £25 (Available for top two prices only) ATG Theatre Card Opening Night: £10.00 off Premium, Band A and Band B. Thereafter: £5 off Premium and Bands A-C (Tue-Thu performances only) General Concession: £3 off Bands A-C (Mon – Fri performances only)
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.