We explore the best shows gracing Edinburgh stages this week.
Funbox: Underwater Adventure
Anchors away with Anya, Gary and Kevin (formerly the stars of The Singing Kettle) for their all new show for 2017, where they voyage beneath the waves to the bottom of the ocean. The Funbox is locked and the gang will have to cause a splash because their magical keys are all tucked up in the sea bed. Can they find them all in time?
King’s Theatre, Leven Street, Saturday 16 June, 2pm, £17, 0131-529 6000
The Last Ship
Sailor Gideon Fletcher returns home from sea to discover the ship-building life he left behind in chaos in this new musical featuring an original score with musics and lyrics by Sting.
Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Nicholson Street, Tuesday 12 June to Saturday 16 June, various times, £35.65–£48.30, 0131-529 6000
Titanic: The Musical
Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, Titanic The Musical is a stunning and stirring production focusing on the hopes, dreams and aspirations of her passengers who each boarded with stories and personal ambitions of their own. All innocently unaware of the fate awaiting them, the Third Class immigrants dream of a better life in America, the Second Class imagine they too can join the lifestyles of the rich and famous, whilst the millionaire Barons of the First Class anticipate legacies lasting forever.
Edinburgh Playhouse, Greenside Place, Tuesday 12 June to Saturday 16 June, various times, £16.90–£73.90, 0844-871 3014
It showcases the talent, diversity and expertise of the dance training on offer at Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS), featuring our signature choreographic collaborations between staff and students.
King’s Theatre, Leven Street, Friday 15 June, 2pm; 7.30pm, £18, 0131-529 6000
The Miss Annabel Sings Show
A cabaret hosted by Miss Annabel Sings.
Traverse Theatre, Cambridge Street, Friday 15 June to Saturday 16 June, 8pm, £6-£12, 0131-228 1404