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Twelfth Night

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60s re-imagining of Shakespearean classic puts spotlight on gender identities.

14 Sep 2018 - 6 Oct 2018

Cyrano de Bergerac

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Tedious, over-long, unfocussed, dull and largely impenetrable production from National Theatre of Scotland

12 Oct 2018 - 3 Nov 2018

The Prisoner

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Brilliant acting outshines an archaic story.

22 Aug 2018 - 26 Aug 2018

La Maladie de la Mort

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Pretentious and thinly-written multimedia adaptation of French novella

16 Aug 2018 - 19 Aug 2018

Waiting for Godot

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Flawlessly executed incarnation of Beckett’s classic play.

4 Aug 2018 - 6 Aug 2018

Waiting for Godot

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Flawlessly executed incarnation of Beckett’s classic play.

8 Aug 2018 - 12 Aug 2018

The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other

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Wils Wilson and Janice Parker’s experimental adaptation challenges assumptions about theatre and creates a special community, but doesn’t always hit the mark.

31 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018

Creditors

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David Grieg’s adaptation of this Strindberg classic offers a strong, cerebral and yet still entertaining performance.

27 Apr 2018 - 12 May 2018

Rhinoceros

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This latest take on Eugene Ionesco’s play at the Lyceum is a hilarious absurdist delight.

23 Mar 2018 - 7 Mar 2018

The Arabian Nights

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New tales for old open the festive season at the Lyceum.

25 Nov 2017 - 6 Jan 2018

Cockpit

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Revived 1948 play errs to melodrama, but offers stunning staging

6 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017

What Shadows

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A masterpiece performance, and still all too relevant to our times

7 Sep 2017 - 23 Sep 2017

Glory on Earth

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Mary, Queen of Scots does battle with John Knox in powerful production.

20 May 2017 - 10 Jun 2017

Charlie Sonata

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Douglas Maxwell’s boozy fantasia is no easy drinking but gives a buzz.

29 Apr 2017 - 13 May 2017

A Number

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Zinnie Harris raises questions about individuality in this restaging of Caryl Churchill’s investigation into genetics.

6 Apr 2017 - 15 Apr 2017

Hay Fever

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Delightful nonsense from king of camp Noël Coward.

10 Mar 2017 - 1 Apr 2017

Lyceum Variety Night

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Second night by promoters Flint and Pitch offers variety in the truest sense

on 26 Feb 2017

The Winter’s Tale

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Stylish production set in contemporary Scotland almost undone by silly stereotypes

10 Feb 2017 - 4 Mar 2017

Picnic at Hanging Rock

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An unsettling but ultimately incoherent adaptation of an Australian classic mystery.

13 Jan 2017 - 28 Jan 2017

Variety Night

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Fringe favourites and local faces star in this innovation in the Lyceum’s programme

on 1 Jan 1970

Jumpy

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April De Angelis’ inspiring feminist-comedy explores the relationship between mother and daughter.

27 Oct 2016 - 12 Nov 2016

The Suppliant Women

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David Greig’s opening production finds modern resonance in millennia old classic.

1 Oct 2016 - 15 Oct 2016

Measure for Measure

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Blisteringly intense Russian language production removes fluffy comedic stuffing to expose Shakespeare’s razor wit.

16 Aug 2016 - 20 Aug 2016

Shake

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The benchmark tale of mistaken identity and the follies of love given retro styling and a vaudevillian twist.

8 Nov 2016 - 1 Jan 1970

Interiors

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Audience become voyeurs at a dinner party in Vanishing Point’s innovative piece

6 Aug 2016 - 7 Aug 2016