On Stage Next Week

Theatre listings for week Mon 25 Feb – Sun 3 March 2019:

For the following week’s listings, look here: On Stage the Following Week.
The current week’s listings are here: On Stage This Week.
Click on the name of the show to go to its ticketing site.

Assembly Roxy
Assembly Roxy, 2 Roxburgh Place, EH8 9SU. Phone booking: 0131 623 3030
Joan Clevill Dance: The North
Thurs 28 February 2019
Evenings: 7.30pm
After their acclaimed debut Plan B for Utopia, Joan Clevillé Dance returns with this bleak yet whimsical story of John, a young man who finds himself lost in the harsh yet delicate wilderness of the North with only himself and two eccentric Northerners for company. Features cinematic visual and sound design with original music by Luke Sutherland and an eclectic soundtrack from Wagner to Frank Sinatra.. Book here.

Bedlam Theatre
11b Bristo Place, EH1 1EZ
Tue 26 Feb – Sat 2 March 2019
Evenings: 7.30pm
The EUTC radically readapt Stephen Schwartz’s musical as a piece of fast-paced gig theatre. Pippin is lead into different corners of life, desperately searching for fulfilment. This dynamic new take on Schwartz’s iconic, troubling tale of war, lust, politics and suicide combines the traditional musical narrative with a torrent of sound and music creating a satiric and riotous piece of theatre. Book here.

The Brunton
Ladywell Way, Musselburgh EH21 6AA. Phone booking: 0131 665 2240
Dad’s Army Radio Show
Friday 1 March 2019
Evenings: 7.30pm
David Benson and Jack Lane play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of three classic radio episodes: Mum’s ArmyThe Deadly Attachmentand Round And Round Went The Great Big Wheel, featuring favourite lines, cherished characters and great feats of vocal impersonation!. Book here.

Festival Theatre
13/29 Nicolson Street EH8 9FT. Phone booking: 0131 529 6000.
Ghost The Musical
Tue 26 February – Sat 2 March 2019
Evenings 7.30pm, Matinees Thu, Sat 2.30pm.
Casting and tour news: Breaking the chains.
Walking back to their apartment late one night a tragic encounter sees Sam murdered and his beloved girlfriend Molly alone, in despair and utterly lost in this musical adaptation of the 1990 movie staring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Whoopi Goldberg. Book here.

King’s Theatre
2 Leven Street EH3 9LQ. Phone booking: 0131 529 6000
Allan Stewart’s Big Big Variety Show
Tue 26 Feb to Sat 02 March 2019
Evenings: 7.30pm; Matinees Wed & Sat: 2.30pm.
Laughter and variety are the main ingredients of with Stewart joined by panto pals Gray and Stott, three more top class acts, a full supporting cast and the Andy Pickering Orchestra. Book here.

North Edinburgh Arts
15a Pennywell Road, EH4 4TZ Box Office: 0131 315 2151
Lost in Music
Friday 1/Saturday 2 March 2019
Fri evening: 7.30pm; Sat matinee: 2pm.
Magnetic North with a new gig-theatre show about the power of music to take us where we never expected. A band re-tells the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice; the original story of a superstar musical couple’s journey to hell and back. By Kim Moore and Nicholas Bone, featuring Alex Neilson, Claire Willoughby, Emily Phillips, Jill O’Sullivan. Book here.

18 – 22 Greenside Place, EH1 3AA. Phone booking: 0844 871 3014
Jersey Boys 
Tuesday 19 February – Saturday 2 March 2019
Evenings (not Sun 24): 7.30pm; Matinees Wed 20, Thurs, Sat: 2.30pm. 
The true life story of four boys from the wrong side of the tracks who wrote their own songs, invented their own unique sound, and sold 100 million records worldwide. Featuring hit after legendary hit including Beggin’, December 1963 (Oh What A Night)Can’t Take My Eyes Off YouWalk Like A Man, Bye Bye Baby, Big Girls Don’t Cry and many more. Book now.Latino rhythms of Tango, Flamenco and red hot Salsa. Book now.

Traverse Theatre
10 Cambridge Street, EH1 2ED. Phone booking: 0131 228 1404.
Ulster American 
Wed 20 Feb – Sat 2 Mar 2019
Tue – Sat: 7.30pm; Matinees Fri 22 & Sat 2: 2pm (Trav 1) 
Winner of the Carol Tambor Best of Edinburgh Award as well as a Scotsman Fringe First, the most talked-about show of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 returns fresh from a smash-hit, sold out festival run. Book here.

In Other Words 
Fri 1 – Sat 2 Mar 2019
Evenings: 8pm (Trav 2) 
Connected by the music of Frank Sinatra, this intimate, humorous and deeply moving love story explores the effects of Alzheimer’s disease and the transformative power of music in our lives. Book here.

*NB: This is intended to be a complete listing of all public theatrical productions on in Edinburgh. If you are staging a show which is not listed, or a listing is inaccurate, please get in touch through the contact page, here.