Edinburgh and the Lothians offer a fantastic variety of productions staged in amazing theatres.
The prestigious Festival Theatre was built in 1994, evident from the stunning contemporary glass facade, however the theatre retained the exquisite decor and lavish fittings of the traditional 1915 seat auditorium to ensure guests have that perfect theatrical experience. Visitors can enjoy beautiful views across to Arthur's Seat from the theatres bars pre or post performance. Visit the Edinburgh Theatre website for more information or see our 3D map to view the location.
Built in 1905, the Kings Theatre traditionally has a history routed in variety and pantomime, and is well known as ‘the people’s theatre’ through the support of Edinburgh’s amateur operatic and musical societies. However today visitors can also experience quality touring theatre and West End drama at King's Theatre.
The Royal Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh was originally built in 1883 and runs productions from September to May. The beautiful Victorian building is home to one of Scotland's largest and most successful producing companies. Visit the Lyceum Theatre website for more information or see our 3D map to view the location.
The Edinburgh Playhouse originally opened its doors in 1929 and now holds up to 3059 guests, establishing the theatre as one of the UK's largest working theatres. The Edinburgh Playhouse was previously a cinema in Edinburgh, which now plays host to numerous musicals, ballet performances, comedians and live bands. Visit the Edinburgh Playhouse website for more information or see our 3D map to view the location.
The Church Hill is one of Scotland's leading non professional theatres, regularly used throughout the annual Edinburgh Festival Fringe since 1965 seating up to 360 people in the main theatre. The beautiful venue, that was previously a church built in 1892, also plays host to external companies including Edinburgh Music Theatre Company, Leith Theatre, Edinburgh University Footlights and Lothian Youth Arts. See more information about upcoming events at Church Hill Theatre.
Brunton Theatre can be found within Brunton Hall situated in Musselburgh. The 296 tiered seating theatre offers a selection of performance suitable for a range of tastes including families. Performance include a great selection of music, theatre, dance and film all year round. Visit the Brunton Theatre website for more information.