Theatre Breaks in Edinburgh are a great way to book to see the city and enjoy a smash hit show or musical. See our 2014/2015 calender of performances

Jersey Boys 2018 UK Tour Credit Matt Martin

Celebrating the announcement of its second large scale UK tour, Jersey Boys is the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons’ rags-to-rock-riches tale of four lads working their way from the streets of New Jersey to the heights on international pop-stardom.

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A mega film franchise, and now the fun loving Shrek the Musical will entertain theatre-going families in Edinburgh from October 2015

Credit: Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is aiming to be an even greater visual feast in 2017 by adding an extra Splash of Tartan to procedings. With the help of the Scottish Clan Events Fund and the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs, the 2017 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo will feature up to 300 Clansmen and women from the great Clans on special clan nights. The man given the job of organising

The Addams Family in Edinburgh

Theatre breaks to see The Addams Family in Edinburgh LOOK WHO’S MOVED INTO THE NEIGHBOURHOOD! Everyone’s favourite weird and wonderful family are now on stage in the UK premiere of The Addams Family Theatre Breaks a spectacular musical comedy from the writers of multi award-winning hit musical Jersey Boys, Wednesday is all grown up and has a shocking secret – she’s fallen in love with a sweet young man from a respectable

Miss Saigon in Edinburgh

Theatre Breaks for Miss Saigon in Edinburgh Theatre Break guests to Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre are in for a  stunning treat  next year as the thrilling West End production of Miss Saigon entertains from 17th January to 17th February 2018 which will make a fabulous Winter short break in Scotland’s premier city. 4 stars – Tremendously slick The Independent A successful variation on an old tale … put across with exemplary vigour The Guardian Theatrebreaks.com says A mix of Western

Dreamboats and Petticoats in Edinburgh

 Theatre breaks to see Dreamboats and Petticoats in Edinburgh After two successful runs in London’s West End and a sell-out UK tour, Dreamboats and Petticoats returns to the Edinburgh Playhouse from 8 – 13th May 2017 and makes the perfect romantic theatre break this Spring. It became the biggest selling album of the last decade after its release in 2009, amassing an amazing 600,000+ sales. And inspired by the album, Dreamboats and

Funny Girl in Edinburgh

Theatre Breaks to see Funny Girl  in Edinburgh After a sell out run in London’s West End Olivier the award-winning Funny Girl Theatre Breaks come to the Edinburgh Playhouse from 18th – 22nd April 2017 which makes it a perfect Spring short break in Scotland’s premier city. Phenomenal (The Telegraph) Triumphantly reinvents Funny Girl for a whole new generation (Evening Standard) ‘Michael Mayer’s vivancious production has wit, charmand energy, sparkly choreography, and a

Sister Act in Edinburgh

Theatre Breaks to see Sister Act in Edinburgh X Factor winner Alexander Burke stars and Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood directs the sensational musical Sister Act when it opens at Edinburgh’s Playhouse theatre in April 2017. Sing Hallelujah! for the all new production of Sister Act based on the smash-hit movie and featuring a brand new score by 8 time Oscar winner Alan Menken whose credits include Little Shop

Miss Saigon on UK Tour

Miss Saigon Theatre Breaks with tickets and hotel packages to suit all budget to see the smash hit musical on its UK tour in 2017/2018. Breaks include optional discounted rail travel: The fall of Saigon in the final days of the Vietnam war is the setting for Miss Saigon – the award winning musical which originally opened in the West End in 1989.

Edinburgh Fringe Awards 2016 - The Stage

Liam Brennan for Diary of a Madman and Kill the Beast for Don’t Wake the Damp are the first two recipients of The Stage’s Edinburgh Awards for 2016. The theatre newspaper reviews hundreds of Edinburgh Fringe shows each year, taking on extra staff for the job and, for the last 21 years, the awards have highlighted hot shows and excellent acting on the fringe. Don’t Wake the Damp was described

Circus Hub at the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe

Based on the Meadows in Edinburgh, Circus Hub, created and programmed by Underbelly, will feature two of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe’s most distinctive venues in 2016: a Spiegletent (the UK’s largest) and a traditional circus tent.  Image Credit: Susie Gray Between the two venues, Circus Hub will bring ten world-class shows to Edinburgh: the programme includes two world premieres and one European premiere! Director of Underbelly, Ed Bartlam, said: ‘We’re


The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow for all the family when little orphan Annie steps onto the Playhouse stage in May 2016

Guys and Dolls

Edinburgh will play host to some of New York’s most unscrupulous gamblers when Guys and Dolls opens at the Playhouse in April 2016

The Sound of Music

Join Danielle Hope as Maria in Roger and Hammerstein’s timeless musical The Sound of Music at the Edinburgh Playhouse in January 2016

The Edinburgh Dungeon

Edinburgh Breaks for the Whole Family The Edinburgh Dungeon is a great way to dig deep into the murky past of Edinburgh’s Criminal past! Delve into 500 years of Scotland’s darkest history at the Edinburgh Dungeon – open all year round. Come face to face with live actors, experience exciting special effect and thrilling rides as you journey through time, from the horror of the plague and the betrayal of