Rufus Wainwright to play two Edinburgh shows this summer, here's how to get tickets

Rufus Wainwright to play two Edinburgh shows this summer, here's how to get tickets

Renowned singer songwriter brings his remarkable songs to the Royal Lyceum Theatre on Wed 4 and Thu 5 Jul

Rufus Wainwright has announced two shows at Edinburgh's Lyceum Theatre on Wed 4 and Thu 5 Jul. Tickets for the shows go on sale at 9am on Fri 9 Feb.

The son of folk singers Kate McGarrigle and Loudon Wainwright III, Rufus has carved out his own extraordinary career in music, releasing his self-titled debut album in 1998.

He's released 9 studio albums, the last of which, Take All My Loves: 9 Shakespeare Sonnets saw him adapt the bard's lyrics to mark the 400th anniversary of his death.

Possessed with a spectacular tenor singing voice, Wainwright shifts between piano and guitar for live shows, delivering material about love, pop-culture, politics and his own remarkable journey.

Rufus Wainwright plays Edinburgh's Royal Lyceum Theatre on Wed 4 and Thu 5 Jul. Tickets go on sale at 9am on Fri 9 Feb.

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).

Rufus Wainwright

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Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Sun 10 Oct 2021

£40.80–£74.40 / 0844 907 9000

Booking is essential.

Brighton Dome

Wed 20 Oct 2021

£39.20–£72.80 / 01273 709709

Booking is essential.

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Fri 15 Oct 2021

£56–£72.80 / 01223 357851

Booking is essential.

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