Category: Theatre

Children are Stinky: Award Winning Family Show Comes To Underbelly Festival, Southbank

Following a hugely successful sell-out run at Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016, which earned them the Children’s Choice Award 2016, Circus Trick Tease are delighted to announce that they are bringing their critically acclaimed show Children are Stinky to Underbelly Festival Southbank from 22nd – 27th July 2017.

Disney on Ice skates into Glasgow!

A host of colourful Disney characters are set to descend upon The SSE Hydro in Glasgow later this week when Disney on Ice’s 25th anniversary show skates into town. The children’s show, entitled Silver Anniversary Celebration, honours the skating spectacular’s 25th anniversary and features scenes from some of Disney’s most well-known classics including The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan and...

The Shawshank Redemption (Review)

Bill Kenwright’s stage adaptation of The Shawshank Redemption might be touring to celebrate the 21st anniversary of the iconic film, but it is firmly based on Stephen King’s short novel.

The Bodyguard (Review)

As far as modern musicals go, The Bodyguard is one of the most extravagant and downright enjoyable shows to hit Edinburgh in years.

The Songbook of Judy Garland (review)

Throughout her short life, Judy Garland found herself defined in equal parts as one of the most engaging stars the world has ever seen and a cautionary tale of success and all its fallouts. But The Songbook of Judy Garland, a brand new stage show about her life and career, succeeds in shifting the focus firmly back onto her talent.

Jesus Christ Superstar (Review)

Easter weekend may have been and gone but a packed audience still filled The Edinburgh Playhouse last night to see Bob Thomson’s and Bill Kenright’s adaptation of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar come to life.

Frozen characters to feature in Disney on Ice

If there’s a Disney film that was just made for an on-ice adaption, it’s got to be 2013’s smash-hit Frozen. Thankfully, Feld Entertainment have answered the wishes of thousands of Princess-loving children by announcing the latest Disney of Ice production, Magical Ice Festival, will feature a host of characters from the popular film including Elsa, Anna and Olaf!

Review: Stick Man – Spiegeltent, Edinburgh

Scamp Theatre’s production of Stick Man, the loved story about a Stick Man whose life is thrown into turmoil when ends up in a river and must find his way back to his Stick Lady Love and three children in time for Christmas, is as clever as it is imaginative. Based on the popular book by Julia Donaldson and directed...

Lee Evans is back with ‘Monsters’ live DVD

The original superstar of comedy, record breaking comedian Lee Evans is back with MONSTERS, the biggest stand up tour to hit arenas this year. Recorded live in Birmingham, Lee is at his majestic best in front of a packed house during his five sold-out nights at the National Indoor Arena. With his amazing energy and killer routines, Lee has the...

See in the New Year with White Christmas

Due to popular demand, West Yorkshire Playhouse is extending WHITE CHRISTMAS by a further week. Opening to great critical acclaim, this brand new production of Irving Berlin’s classic musical will run until Saturday 24 January.

Review: Aladdin, King’s Theatre

Pantoland’s dream team (made up of local veteran entertainers Allan Stewart, Grant Stott and Andy Gray) are back at the King’s Theatre with Aladdin, their latest family-friendly festive offering.

Review: Scotch and Soda, Edinburgh

There are few shows that will have you teetering on the edge of your seat, watching with as much fear as adoration in your eyes, more than Scotch and Soda, the centrepiece of Edinburgh Christmas’ 2014 festivities.