Take a journey into music's golden era with West End hit Dreamboats and Petticoats, which dances its way into the Edinburgh Playhouse. Based on the 7 sensational albums of the same name, the musical is an homage to rock 'n' roll's greatest singers, following the story of Norman and Bobby, who attempt to woo ladies by competing in a national song-writing competition!
A sensational new production of Dirty Dancing makes its way across the UK in an explosive, revamped tour! With hit songs such as “Hungry Eyes”, “Yes!” and “(I've Had) The Time of My Life”, Dirty Dancing is based on the classic film starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey. When Baby Houseman discovers dance, and the dance instructor Johnny, both of their lives are changed forever.
Don your leather jacket and get ready to hand jive to the electrifying UK tour of Grease, which brings Rydell High to the Edinburgh Playhouse! Starring The Wanted's Tom Parker as heartthrob Danny, as well as West End leading lady Danielle Hope as Sandy, sway along to an unforgettable score, including “Summer Nights”, “Greased Lightin'” and “Hopelessly Devoted to You”.
Cilla – The Musical is the brand new stage spectacular that documents the rise to fame of Britain’s beloved entertainer, Cilla Black. Following young Priscilla White as she is introduced to music mogul Brian Epstein, the show sees her become an icon, with a songbook including the amazing “Anyone Who Had a Heart”, “Something Tells Me” and The Beatles’ “Twist and Shout”.
Ria Jones stars as diva Norma Desmond in a brand new UK tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s famed musical Sunset Boulevard, directed by Nikolai Foster. When writer Joe Gillis stumbles upon the mansion of faded screen-star Norma, he enters into a world from which he cannot escape. The musical features show-stopping songs including “With One Look” and “The Perfect Year”.
Spandau Ballet’s Martin Kemp stars in the West End’s rock ‘n’ roll musical Million Dollar Quartet at the Edinburgh Playhouse. A worldwide success, the show is inspired by the unique recording session that featured legends Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins. Dance along to a rockin’ score that includes “Great Balls of Fire”, “Walk the Line”, “Blue Suede Shoes” and more!
Kander and Ebb’s landmark musical Cabaret embarks on a sizzling tour, stopping at the UK’s biggest venues. Delve into the dark depths of Weimar Berlin in 1931, and witness Sally Bowles performing at the infamous Kit Kat Klub in a stunningly sexy re-imagining of the classic musical. With songs including “Maybe This Time” and “Cabaret”, this is a sure-fire hit.
Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace bring a brand new show to the UK’s biggest venues. Tango Moderno fuses together Ballroom, Latin and Argentine Tango to create a production that simply sizzles with desire. Dance partners and world champions, the pair showcase their unique chemistry in this dazzling new show.
Broadway’s Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Beautiful – The Carole King Musical embarks on a spectacular UK tour, bringing the music of the chart-topping legend to the Edinburgh Playhouse. Following the life of award-winning performer Carole King, the musical features an incredible songbook, including “(You Make Me Feel) Like a Natural Woman”, “Locomotion”, “I Feel the Earth Move” and many more.
After success across the UK and in the West End, Shrek the Musical returns on a major new tour! Follow Shrek and his chatty companion Donkey as they embark on an adventure to rescue the fierce Princess Fiona! When the vertically challenged Lord Farquaad requests her hand in marriage, Princess Fiona must first reveal her own hidden secret.
What a feeling! Flashdance – The Musical high-kicks its way into the Edinburgh Playhouse as part of a sensational new tour. Based on the classic film, the musical follows 18 year old Alex, a welder who dreams of making it big in dance. When romance begins to cloud her ambitions, she uses it to drive her dance passion! Witness some phenomenal choreography combined with an electrifying score!
Dance the night away with the brand new UK tour of smash-hit musical comedy Hairspray! Be welcomed into 1960’s Baltimore, where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with an even bigger heart, is desperate to dance her way on to national TV! Featuring favourite songs such as “You Can’t Stop the Beat”, “Without Love” and more, prepare for big hair and some big dancing!
Thank Goodness! The spellbinding West End and Broadway musical Wicked embarks on a magical UK tour, telling the little-known story of the Wicked Witch of the West. Featuring a hugely memorable score including “The Wizard and I”, “Defying Gravity” and “No Good Deed”, follow Elphaba and Glinda, two unlikely friends brought together by chance.
Take That presents a brand new musical written by Tim Firth and featuring their greatest hits! The Band kicks off a tour at the UK’s biggest venues, starring the five boys who won the BBC talent show Let It Shine. Following five girls who dream of meeting their idols, this fun, feel-good musical is guaranteed to have you humming Take That tunes for days!