Book Blog, The Edinburgh Playhouse, Theatre

Casting announced for the new nationwide tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL® @edinplayhouse #Edinburgh #Whatson #Scotland

Casting announced for the new nationwide tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL® Hit musical tour opens at the Edinburgh Playhouse this December Casting includes Scottish actress and call The Midwife star Laura Main as Princess Fiona, Stefan Harri as Shrek, Marcus Ayton as Donkey and Samuel Holmes as Lord Farquaad Nigel Harman will return as director… Continue reading Casting announced for the new nationwide tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL® @edinplayhouse #Edinburgh #Whatson #Scotland

Book Blog, Edinburgh Event, Event Review, The Brunton Theatre, Theatre

Great Expectations @Quantum_Theatre @TheBrunton @N_T_S #Review

On a sunny evening in Inveresk Lodge Gardens, Musselburgh, the audience was settling into their fold down seats and munching on their well thought out picnics.  We were all there to see the Quantum Theatre's outdoor performance of Great Expectations. The whole production is performed by a cast of four very talented actors. Hannah Allen, Will Gillham,… Continue reading Great Expectations @Quantum_Theatre @TheBrunton @N_T_S #Review

Book Blog, Event Review, The Brunton Theatre, Theatre

The Glen Miller Era @NickRossOrch @sammerrickmusic @TheBrunton #EdFringe Venue 191

Saturday night at The Brunton Theatre in Musselburgh, The Nick Ross Orchestra with Sam Merrick entertained us with songs from The Glen Miller Era. From toe tapping and hip shaking upbeat tunes to heart swelling memorable ballads. The evening had extra sparkle with the welcomed addition of the dulcet tones of Sam Merrick . The Nick… Continue reading The Glen Miller Era @NickRossOrch @sammerrickmusic @TheBrunton #EdFringe Venue 191

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CABARET ~ Coming to The Edinburgh Playhouse 14th-18th Nov 2017 @edinplayhouse #BookNow #Whatson

FIRST LOOK photos of WILL YOUNG as the Emcee and LOUISE REDKNAPP as Sally Bowles have today been released, ahead of the UK tour of CABARET this autumn, opening at the New Wimbledon Theatre on Thursday 21 September 2017and playing theatres in Blackpool, Malvern, Cardiff, Leeds, Milton Keynes, Salford, Edinburgh, Bromley, Dublin and Brighton. Internationally renowned singer/songwriter, Will Young, reprises his Olivier Award-nominated… Continue reading CABARET ~ Coming to The Edinburgh Playhouse 14th-18th Nov 2017 @edinplayhouse #BookNow #Whatson

Edinburgh Event, Event Review, Kelly Talk, Theatre

Jane Eyre @edtheatres Festival Theatre #Edinburgh #Review #Theatre

I met Jane Eyre for the first time last night in Edinburgh. I do believe she will stay with me forever.  In the National Theatres production, directed by Sally Cookson, the performance run is over a period of 3 hours. The stage is set in a such a simplistic style by Michael Vale but works… Continue reading Jane Eyre @edtheatres Festival Theatre #Edinburgh #Review #Theatre

Musical, The Edinburgh Playhouse, Theatre

Stand By Me @edinplayhouse One Night Only! 2 June ~ Book Now! #Edinburgh #Musical

   Stand by Me A celebration of Ben E King and The Drifters Stand by Me is the phenomenal musical history of a group that helped to define Atlantic Records, inspired early rock and roll and was a forerunner to both the black music movement in 1950’s America and even early Motown. Bringing a remarkable… Continue reading Stand By Me @edinplayhouse One Night Only! 2 June ~ Book Now! #Edinburgh #Musical

Kelly Talk, Theatre

Dirty Dancing @edinplayhouse #Musical 12-17 June #Edinburgh @DDOnStage

AFTER A THIRD SENSATIONAL WEST END SEASON, DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE LOOKS AHEAD TO INTERNATIONAL DATES AND A NINE MONTH UK TOUR IN 2017   Producers Karl Sydow and Paul Elliott are delighted to announce that the new UK production of Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage, is mamboing… Continue reading Dirty Dancing @edinplayhouse #Musical 12-17 June #Edinburgh @DDOnStage

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Dreamboats And Petticoats @edinplayhouse #Theatre #Musical #Review

Written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, the writers behind TV classics ‘Goodnight Sweetheart’, ‘Birds of a Feather’, ‘The New Statesmen’ and ‘Shine On Harvey Moon’, the show features classic tracks from Roy Orbison, The Shadows, Eddie Cochran, Billy Fury, and many more. Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical is produced by Bill Kenwright and Laurie… Continue reading Dreamboats And Petticoats @edinplayhouse #Theatre #Musical #Review

Edinburgh Event, Event Review, Kelly Talk, Theatre

Michael Morpurgo’s ~ Running Wild ~ @edtheatres #Review #Edinburgh

Last night I attended Michael Morpurgo's production of Running Wild in an adaptation by Samuel Adamson at The Kings Theatre, Edinburgh. Directed by Timothy Sheader and Dale Rooks with puppetry design and direction by Finn Caldwell and Toby Olié, both previous Associate Puppetry Directors on War Horse.  The theatre audience was a real mix of people, from… Continue reading Michael Morpurgo’s ~ Running Wild ~ @edtheatres #Review #Edinburgh

Event Review, Theatre

#Brewband @TheBrunton @marc_brew #Review #Event #Scotland

BREWBAND BREWBAND is a new live integrated interactive music and dance production under construction where boundaries between musicians and dancers blur as they take on each other’s role. My Review  I really did not know what to expect from this performance beforehand. But it turned out to be a night that would awaken the many… Continue reading #Brewband @TheBrunton @marc_brew #Review #Event #Scotland