Category: The Festival Theatre Edinburgh

#TheatreNews Leading Theatre Charity is Changing Name! @captheatres #Scotland #Theatre #Edinburgh

  LEADING THEATRE CHARITY CHANGES ITS NAME TO CAPITAL THEATRES Scotland’s largest independent theatre organisation, Festival City Theatres Trust, is changing its name to Capital Theatres. From tomorrow (Thursday 1 March), the charitable trust which runs the Festival and King’s Theatres and The Studio rebrands as Capital Theatres. The name change reflects the growth of the organisation

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#TheatreReview Cirque Berserk @edtheatres 20 – 24 Feb 2018 #Edinburgh @CirqueBerserkUK ‏ #REVIEW

If you are in Edinburgh this week then I strongly suggest an uplifting and energising evening at Cirque Berserk.  A circus show made for theatre, with a large close-knit team of talented performers. The team arrives at The Festival Theatre, Edinburgh with a BANG! This is an extremely professional show and it sets the standard very

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Miss Saigon @edtheatres #MUSTSEE #Edinburgh @MissSaigonUK #REVIEW

On a cold night in Edinburgh, I was transported to a warm Saigon. Having never seen the show before I really didn’t know what to expect. I went with no expectations and left with them exceeded beyond belief. A fast-paced show with an ever-changing set. Intricate staging and tight precision of music and lights. With an

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Theatre News: CARMEN.maquia & Linea Recta #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres

Ballet Hispánico presents the UK Debut of CARMEN.maquia and Linea Recta at Festival Theatre Edinburgh Tue 6 to Sat 10 March, 2018 New York, NY – Ballet Hispánico, the nation’s premier Latino dance organization, brings its bold and eclectic brand of contemporary dance to Edinburgh from 6-10 March, 2018.Performances: Tuesday-Saturday at 7:30pm, Thursday and Saturday at 2:30pm. Tickets are £19 – £28.50* and are available at www.edtheatres.com/carmen Don’t miss the UK debut of Ballet

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Theatre News:~ THE ATTIC ~ #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres

THE ATTIC The Studio, 22 Potterrow Tue 9 to Sat 13 Jan, Sat 20 & Sun 21 Jan Dementia friendly performance: Fri 19 Jan, 1.30pm Starcatchers and Hazel Darwin-Clements present The Attic – an intimate and participative theatre experience for 2 – 5-year-olds and their grown-ups telling a story about the bond between grandmother and granddaughter, set to a

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FESTIVAL AND KING’S THEATRES’ RELAXED PERFORMANCES FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON @edtheatres

FESTIVAL AND KING’S THEATRES’ RELAXED PERFORMANCES FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON   The Festival City Theatres Trust, which runs the Festival and King’s Theatres, once again expands its programme of relaxed performances for audiences of all ages for the 2017/18 festive season.   Ahead of today’s inclusive performance of Scottish Ballet’s The Nutcracker, the Festival City Theatres Trust

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Theatre News:~ The Play That Goes Wrong ~ The Festival Theatre ~ #Edinburgh #Theatre @edtheatres

FESTIVAL THEATRE EDINBURGH Monday 12 – 17 March 2018  CAUSING FURTHER CHAOS NATIONWIDE OLIVIER AWARD WINNING WEST END SMASH HIT COMEDY ANNOUNCES (BRAVE) NEW CAST FOR 2018 UK TOUR  Back on the road following the phenomenal sell-out success of the 2017 tour, the 2018 UK tour will open at Northampton’s Royal & Derngate on 4

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MUST SEE SHOW @edtheatres Slava’s Snow Show #Review @SlavasSnowshow ‏

The multi award-winning international sensation returns to Edinburgh by popular demand. Having wowed audiences in 2014, this truly unique theatrical adventure is filled with heart, humour and stunning spectacle, promising a breath-taking multisensory delight. A wonder of a show that is equally enjoyed by adults and families alike, Slava’s Snowshow has entertained audiences in over

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Jimmy Nail to star in UK premiere of #Sting musical The Last Ship @edtheatres

THE LAST SHIP Jimmy Nail to star in Sting’s debut musical Festival Theatre Edinburgh Tuesday 12 to Saturday 16 June 2018  The Last Ship – the acclaimed musical by the internationally renowned musician Sting – is to premiere in the UK when it opens at Northern Stage in Newcastle on 12 March 2018 before playing touring the UK with dates at Festival Theatre

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