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 23 Feb

£13–£70 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 24 Feb

£13–£70 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 25 Feb

£13–£70 / 0844 871 3014

…and 8 more dates until 6 Mar

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Wed 20 Jan

£13–£65 / 0870 606 3536

Thu 21 Jan

£13–£65 / 0870 606 3536

Fri 22 Jan

£13–£65 / 0870 606 3536

…and 12 more dates until 6 Mar

Milton Keynes Theatre

Wed 20 Jan

£13–£65 / 0844 871 7652

Thu 21 Jan

£13–£65 / 0844 871 7652

Fri 22 Jan

£13–£65 / 0844 871 7652

Sat 23 Jan

£13–£65 / 0844 871 7652

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