Royal Lyceum Theatre

Royal Lyceum Theatre

About Royal Lyceum Theatre

Royal Lyceum Theatre Grindlay Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH3 9AX
01312484848
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Welcome to The Lyceum, home to one of Scotland's largest and most successful producing companies. Our main output is our Season of high-quality drama productions, running from September to May, in the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh.

In addition, we stage a family show every Christmas and productions by the Lyceum Youth Theatre; we are the Scottish home of the NT Connections national showcase festival of youth theatre; we host touring companies and Edinburgh International Festival shows; and we run an ambitious and acclaimed Creative Learning department.

We perform for up to 48 weeks of the year producing up to 8 plays in that time, making the Company one of the largest producing companies in the UK. We employ a core of around 50 full-time staff, plus up to 50 part-time ushers and bar staff.

Lyceum Box Office - 0131 248 4848

Monday: 10am-5pm
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-7pm (10am-5pm on non-performance days)
Sunday: Leave us a message and we'll call you back when we reopen (or you can book online)

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Upcoming Events at Royal Lyceum Theatre

Nish Kumar - Control

Nish Kumar - Control

13th February 2022

Control is a new show from the host of the Mash Report and one of the Guardian’s Top Fifty Comedians of the 21st Century, Nish Kumar! Catch him live at The Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh on 13th February!
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The Scent of Roses

The Scent of Roses

25th February 2022 - 19th March 2022

The Scent of Roses is a dark, funny, new play about truths, lies and how we tell them from leading Scottish playwright and director Zinnie Harris.
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The Meaning of Zong

The Meaning of Zong

13th April 2022 - 23rd April 2022

Giles Terera’s boldly inventive debut play The Meaning of Zong is a timely response to the social upheaval the world has witnessed in recent years and a celebration of the power of individual action
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Red Ellen

Red Ellen

4th May 2022 - 21st May 2022

This remarkable new play, from Caroline Bird tells the inspiring and epic story of Ellen Wilkinson, Labour MP, who was forever on the right side of history, forever on the wrong side of life.
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Laurel & Hardy

Laurel & Hardy

3rd June 2022 - 25th June 2022

In Laurel & Hardy, Tom McGrath has the two iconic comedians look back over their lives, loves and friendship in a story that blends slapstick humour, melancholy and beautifully simple theatricality.
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The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen

24th November 2022 - 4th January 2023

The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh is delighted to present a brand new adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's The Snow Queen for Christmas 2022.
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