City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Musical


The Showstoppers' Kids Show, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

The Showstoppers’ Kids Show is a variation for 3-10 year-olds of the long-running improvisational musical show by the same name.

The Voice Behind the Stars, Assembly Rooms, Review

Eliza Jackson as Marni Nixon in "The Voice behind the Stars"

In July 2016, the unsung heroine of Musical Movies, Marni Nixon passed away in New York City aged 86.

FanDango, Bedlam Theatre, Review

FanDango - Babolin Theatre

Amidst strewn cardboard packing boxes, the cast gradually regain consciousness. “What a night!” groans Tom, playing a father, whose life is in tatters.

The Drowsy Chaperone, Paradise in Augustines, Review

The Drowsy Chaperone - photo by Molly Simmons

“It used to be, sitting there in the dark, you knew that when the show began you would be taken to another world, a world full of colour and music and glamour.”

The Last Ship, Festival Theatre, Review

by Pamela Raith

Sea shanties and Celtic folk orchestrate Sting’s inspiring debut musical, The Last Ship, which sings the plight of the working class of Newcastle upon Tyne during the end of the region’s shi

We'll Meet Again:Vera Lynn, the Forces' Sweetheart, Space @ Surgeons Hall, Review

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"The Forces' Sweetheart" was admirably represented by Melanie Gall at Thursday night's recital. A modest attendance nonetheless appreciated this captivating performance.

How to Win Against History, Assembly George Square Gardens, Review

How to Win Against History - Aine Flanagan Productions and Seiriol Davies

It’s the theatrical experience Henry Cyril Paget, 5th Marquess of Anglesey would have hope for. An ornate stage, colourful lighting and, most of all, an appreciative audience.

Stop, C South, Review

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Challenging theme makes a point.

Peter Pan, Greenside @ Nicolson Square, Review

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No flies on this Peter Pan, but plenty else to admire.