City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Musicals


Cabaret (2017), Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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With such a stellar cast, why would you not come to the ‘Cabaret’

Edinburgh's Christmas

Big wheel on Princes Street

Christmas, or Xmas for non-believers, used to be a quiet period in Edinburgh. It's less so now, although (Edinburgh's Hogmanay aside) it's still not quite as mad as the hurlyburly of the Edinburgh Festival in August.

Million Dollar Quartet, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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Four legends. One night. Rock ‘n’ roll history!

Son of a Preacher Man, Kings Theatre, Review

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Popular history proves that when times are tough, we get nostalgic.

Blanche & Butch, Summerhall, Review

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Bird of Paradise Theatre’s Blanche & Butch is 75 minutes of ostentatious, exaggerated, theatrical, sober, serious-minded, crap-cutting, top-quality and freakishly stylish entertainment.

Sunset Boulevard, Playhouse Theatre, Review

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"I am big. It's the pictures that got small."

Monty Python's Spamalot (2017), King's Theatre, Review

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In 1975 Monty Python released their second feature film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, based on Arthurian legend.

Cilla the Musical, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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There were no big surprises as the stage show follows the acclaimed T.V. series.

Grease (2017), Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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The title track of this hit show states ‘It's got groove it's got meaning’, as Grease tours with a fresh cast that don’t quite electrify but cannot be faulted for enthusiasm.

The Girl Who Jumped off the Hollywood Sign, Assembly Roxy, Review

Joanne Hartstone in The Girl Who Jumped off the Hollywood Sign

Musical-drama which encapsulates the struggle for stardom, behind the scenes and shining glamour of American show-business