Preview: Chicago, Edinburgh Playhouse

Preview: Chicago, Edinburgh Playhouse

Tonight’s going to be about All That Jazz as hit musical Chicago prepares to open at the Edinburgh Playhouse as part of a new UK-wide tour. The hit show, which currently holds the record for the longest running musical revival on Broadway, will open at the Edinburgh Playhouse tonight and run until Saturday, June 18. The crime musical is set in Chicago in the roaring 1920s and follows the story of Roxie Hart, a sassy nightclub singer that murders her…

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This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre: Top Tickets

This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre: Top Tickets

It’s tunes galore in Capital theatres this week, with a host of hit-packed shows on offer. At the Playhouse, Chicago’s sexy, sassy score includes All That Jazz and Razzle Dazzle, while they’ll be dancing in the aisles at the Usher Hall to some of Motown’s greatest hits. Tina Turner fans, meanwhile, should make a beeline for the Brunton, where Julie Nevada will be belting out classics like Nutbush City Limits and What’s Love Got To Do With It. Chicago “Murder, greed,…

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