This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre, Top Tickets

This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre, Top Tickets

It’s hits galore at the Edinburgh Playhouse this week as the ever-popular musical Jersey Boys returns to the Capital, while Arthur Miller’s classic play The Crucible continues to pack them in at the Royal Lyceum – and for good reason. At The Augustine Church, Julius Caesar sees a brand new twist on Shakespeare’s famous play, with the action recast in the cut-throat world of professional football. Jersey Boys Winner of 54 major awards worldwide, including the…

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This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre: Top Tickets

This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre: Top Tickets

It’s amazing the difference a few weeks make. Theatre-goers could have hibernated all the way through January and not missed too much – but it’s all kicking off again now. At the Playhouse, the brand new production of Hairspray promises to be a feel-good feast of a musical, while The Lyceum is putting on Arthur Miller’s The Crucible, a thought-provoking play that warns of the devastating effect mass hysteria can have in a community. Those…

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Review: Priscilla, Edinburgh Playhouse

Review: Priscilla, Edinburgh Playhouse

Anyone unwilling to wholeheartedly embrace extravagant costumes, Eighties disco classics or risqué humour shouldn’t bother buying a ticket to see Priscilla Queen of the Desert at The Edinburgh Playhouse. However, it’ll be money well spent for those looking for a bold, brash, fun alternative to traditional pantomimes this Christmas. Based on Stephen Elliot’s cult 1994 film of the same name, this glitzy production of Priscilla has an admittedly wafer-thin plot about two drag artists and a…

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