On Stage Next Week

Theatre listings for week Monday 2 – Sunday 8 July 2018:

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.

Festival Theatre
13/29 Nicolson Street EH8 9FT. Phone booking: 0131 529 6000
Kiss Me Kate
Wednesday 4 – Saturday 7 July 2018
Evenings 7.15pm; Matinee Sat: 2.15pm.
Set both on and off-stage during the production of a musical version of Shakespeare’s theatrical farce The Taming of the Shrew, Cole Porter’s Broadway classic revolves around the tempestuous love lives of actor-producer Fred and his leading lady turned ex-wife, Lilli Vanessi. A co-production between Opera North and Welsh National Opera.

Leith Depot
138-140 Leith Walk, EH6 5DT
Capital Converse
Tuesday 3/Wednesday 4 July 201.
Evenings: 8pm.
It’s a bitterly cold December night in Edinburgh and twenty-somethings Frank and Malky are together in the flat they share at the foot of Leith Walk… Lana Pheutan directs Mikey Burnett’s play for Pandorum Theatre in support of the Save Leith Walk campaign.

Playhouse
18 – 22 Greenside Place, EH1 3AA. Phone booking: 0844 871 3014
An Officer and a Gentleman The Musical
Monday 2 – Saturday 7  Jul 2018
Evenings: 7.30pm, Matinees Weds, Sat: 2.30pm.
World premiere of a brand new musical to sweep you off your feet! Based on the Oscar-winning film starring Richard Gere, its feel-good soundtrack includes Up Where We Belong, the hit song from the movie, along with many 80s classic anthems.

Wee Red Bar
Lady Lawson Street, EH3 9DF
Heroes and Mr Noose Tie
Wednesday 4 – Saturday 7 July 2018
Evenings: 7.30pm.
A double bill of plays from Twelve Twelve Theatre. Heroes by Gemma McGinley shows the life and times of two people struggling to grow up. Connel Burnett directs Rachel Flynn and Adam Greene. Jim Rennie’s Mr Noose Tie shows the live psychological resurrection of a patient after a failed suicide attempt. Saskia Ashdown directs Benjamin Storey, Hannah Bradley, Mark O’Neill, Faye Ryden, Esther Wilkes and James Hughes.

*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.