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 the global phenomenon Wicked. Please find details of our upcoming shows below. ________________________________________________________________________________
What's on this Autumn and Winter
Mack and Mabel - Tuesday 11th to Saturday 21st November
Starring Michael Ball - this wonderful musical is set in the 1920s, and tells the true, heartbreaking story of movie mogul Mack Sennett and his muse Mabel Normand. Featuring an outstanding score from Jerry Herman, and all the excitement and glamour of the silent movie era, this is must for any lover of the classic Broadway musical.
Glitz, Blitz and 70s Hitz - Tuesday 1st December
Legendary British Rock band 'Sweet', Mud 2 and the Rubettes join forces for a night of glam rock.
The Magic of Motown -Wednesday 2nd December
Britain's biggest Motown spectacular returns with an all new, all star show. Featuring the music of the Four Tops, Supremes, Temptations, Jackson 5 and many more.
Beyond the Barricade - Thursday 4th December
This has delighted audiences for more than a decade with its exciting concert portrayal of the greatest songs in musical theatre allo performed totally live.
Priscilla, Queen of the Desert - Tuesday 15th December to Sunday 3rd January
The unbelievebly happy, extravagant tale of three men and a bus! This is the show which will have you tapping along as we 'Go West', bop along to 'Hot Stuff' and prove that 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun'. Starring Jason Donovan and Gavin Mitchell (Boaby from 'Still Game').
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.
As of Friday 11th March, all enquiries or bookings regarding accessibility at our venue should be made via:-
Access telephone booking line: 0844 871 7677 (Calls cost 7p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge)
Access typetalk booking line: 18001 0871 297 5477