Dreamgirls to run at Edinburgh Playhouse in 2020, find out how to buy tickets

Dreamgirls to run at Edinburgh Playhouse in 2020, tickets on sale now

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Soulful and moving musical spectacular lands in the Scottish capital next November

Dreamgirls: The Musical is set to run at the Edinburgh Playhouse from Tue 24 Nov–Sat 5 Dec 2020. Tickets for all dates go on sale at 3pm on Thu 28 Nov.

The production heads to Scotland fresh from the West End where it first premiered in 1981. Since launch, the show has bagged countless five-star reviews alongside two Laurence Olivier Awards.

Dreamgirls features lead characters Effie, Lorrell and Deena, a trio of singers that go by The Dreams. Set in the turbulent 1960s, Dreamgirls details the story of three friends with heaps of talent, following them as they face up to the realities of show business in the hope of making it big.

Viewers can expect spine-tingling vocals from an abundance of songs including 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going', 'Listen', 'I Am Changing' and 'One Night Only'.

The UK Tour of Dreamgirls is produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Greenleaf Productions, Fakston Productions, Rupert Gavin, Griffin Dohr, Just for Laughs Theatricals in association with Glass Half Full Productions, 1001 Nights Productions, Eighth Sea Incorporated. Full casting for the tour is yet to be announced.

Dreamgirls runs at the Edinburgh Playhouse from Tue 24 Nov–Sat 5 Dec 2020. Tickets for all shows at 3pm on Thu 28 Nov.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

Dreamgirls

  • Directed by: Casey Nicholaw
  • Written by: Tom Eyen (lyrics)

Tony Award-winning musical following the story of three friends who are talented songstresses on their way to the big time.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Tue 5 Apr

£13–£70.50 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 6 Apr

£13–£70.50 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 7 Apr

£13–£70.50 / 0844 871 3014

…and 8 more dates until 16 Apr

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Tue 30 Aug

£17.50–£78.50 / 01224 641122

  • 19:30

Wed 31 Aug

£17.50–£78.50 / 01224 641122

  • 19:30

Thu 1 Sep

£17.50–£78.50 / 01224 641122

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 10 Sep

King's Theatre, Glasgow

Mon 10 Oct

£13–£70 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 11 Oct

£13–£70 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 12 Oct

£13–£70 / 0844 871 7648

…and 9 more dates until 22 Oct

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