Musicals in Edinburgh Summer 2018
Edinburgh is a wonderful city to visit for a theatre break. And our central hotel is located just around the corner from one of the city’s biggest venues, Edinburgh Playhouse. Plus, we are within easy reach of all the central theatres. So, let’s take a look at the biggest and best musicals in Edinburgh, coming to theatres this summer.
This smash-hit Wizard of Oz musical spin-off returns to Edinburgh this month. Meet Glinda and Elphaba before they became the Good Witch of the North and the Wicked Witch of the West.
The award-winning Wicked will be flying into Edinburgh Playhouse from 11th May to 9th June 2018.
Sunshine on Leith
Set in Edinburgh, and featuring songs of the Scottish band The Proclaimers, Sunshine on Leith follows Ally and his friend Davy as they return home to Leith from the army.
The brand new production of this acclaimed musical will be on at the Kings Theatre from 22nd to 26th May 2018.
The Last Ship
Sting’s new musical, The Last Ship, sets sail for Edinburgh this summer. The story is based on Sting’s own childhood experiences and is set during the decline of the shipbuilding industry in Tyneside.
You can catch this new show from 12th to 16th June 2018 at the Festival Theatre.
The Band is a must for all Take That fans or anyone that grew up listening to boy band music. The show features music from Take That’s back-catalogue, and tells the story of a group of friends as they try to fulfil their dream of meeting their favourite band.
It is now the fastest selling musical theatre tour of all time! Coming to Edinburgh Playhouse from 10th to 14th July 2018.
So, get your tickets for one of these spectacular musicals in Edinburgh and enjoy a fabulous theatre break with us. Check out our latest hotel special offers and book your delicious pre-theatre dinner at MP’s Bistro. We hope to see you soon!