Greenside @ Nicholson Square

Greenside @ Nicholson Square
25 Nicolson Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9BX
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100 Ways to Tie a Shoelace

Forget About The Dog Following the accident, Kat’s struggling with the basics of everyday life. Could some unusual visitors help? A comedic and imaginative take on the realigning of one person’s mind. Plunged into a world of confusion, she’ll have to confront her situation if she’s going to get back to her old self.

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£8.50 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£8.50 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£8.50 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

And Then There Were None

Close Up Theatre Christie’s masterpiece lures 10 strangers to a remote island, systematically meting out the justice they have each been escaping. A dark, tense and haunting thriller. Close Up Theatre is one of the Fringe’s most enduring companies and has been awarded sell-out status from 2004-2016. 'Gripping' ★★★★…

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£9 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£9 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£9 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Beethoven in Stalingrad

Twelve sketches based on true stories from 1942 with music by Beethoven.

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£12 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£12 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£12 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Bitey and Bertie's Grand Tour

ABOP SO Theatre Bitey and Bertie were the oddest of friends and the oddest of friends have the oddest of adventures. Join Biteymactinyhands and Bertie on their Grand Tour, with their magical trunk full of magical props. It's all going to be marvellously odd! Bursting at the seams with ABOP's inimitable style and an…

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Bothy

Lambs to the Slaughter Productions Scotland. Post Great War. Three men of different societal class coincidentally bunker down in a bothy for a night telling stories of war and philosophising about life thereafter. A weave of tales and theories are told only for them to discover that their own paths are interwoven…

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£2

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£2

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£2

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Chamberlain: Peace in Our Time

Searchlight Theatre Company In the last two years, Searchlight Theatre have cast their beam on Noel Coward and most recently on Laurel and Hardy. Both productions received rave reviews and played to full houses. Now a British Prime Minister, who is often regarded as our least effective and most unpopular. This new…

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£11 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£11 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£11 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Cloud Avenue

University of Manchester Drama Society Violet has had the ability to travel back in time since a young age and has utilised her gift in her writing career. On a round the world trip into her childhood, she stumbles into the world of her emotions. How far will her relationship with the past jeopardise her existence in…

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 26 Aug

Death City

Park Gol Box This is a collaboration of stunt and colour: the first of its kind in the world. See the colourful splashes from the spectacular stunt actions. The wild action meets beautiful art. Installation art, martial arts tricks and street dance add more fun in every single scene. See it before your own eyes: the…

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£9)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 26 Aug

Death in Venice

Edinburgh Ballet Circle As the Sirocco winds bring cholera to the Lido and alleyways of Venice, Dr Aschenbach watches Tadzio swimming in the lagoon… An adaptation of Thomas Mann's novella with strawberries, umbrellas and moments of great beauty.

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Escape 2

Aerial dance theatre exploring the plight of refugees.

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Everest Calling

Glenalmond Sunnyhill School wants pupils that push the limits. 'What's your Everest?' is the headmaster's rallying cry. The results are unexpected; pupil chaos is unleashed. The school hits full-on crisis mode as students Keldan and Lucy head to the dark side. The real Everest is calling them. A new work from Everest…

Mon 21 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Girls Like That

The Theatre School 'The problem with girls like that is they ruin it for everyone! The problem with girls like that is they give all girls a bad name!' A naked photo of Scarlett goes viral. Rumours spread across smartphones like wildfire, and her reputation becomes toxic, threatening to shatter the fragile unity of the…

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£6.50 (£4.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£6.50 (£4.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£6.50 (£4.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Godspell

One voice unites a community. Not just about faith, Godspell is a vibrant and compelling musical about love, hope and finding friendship. A triumph of gender blind casting, Shotgun Theatre presents a dynamic reimagining of the Gospel of Matthew. Following a sell-out run in our beautiful city, the University of Exeter’s…

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Home Front – Front Line

Blackburn Creative Arts Home Front – Front Line tells the story of WWII through the lives of a young couple: Lizzie, a young woman serving on the home front with the Women's Land Army, and Tom, serving on the front line as a soldier. The story of Lizzie and Tom is based on diary entries, letters and official historical…

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

I Am My Own Wife

The Unusual Theatre Company The fascinating true story of Charlotte Von Mahlsdorf – celebrated museum curator, survivor of a brutal childhood and successful navigator of both Nazi and Communist regimes – spans 50 years of the most difficult and shameful periods in 20th century Europe. Her survival is a complex saga of…

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£12 (£10)

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 26 Aug

In Pieces

LS6 Theatre Harry awakes one morning in the worst possible way – with a head-shattering hangover. With no memory whatsoever of the night before, he sets out on a mission to piece together how he got into such a sorry state. Age category: 12+

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£9 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£9 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Jason and the Golden Fleece

Chichester College Acting Students Physical, visual and comedic styles of performance combine together in this family-friendly retelling of the classic Greek myth. Together, we join Jason on his journey as he seeks the famed Golden Fleece to prove his right to be King of Thessaly. With help from a crew of heroic…

Mon 21 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£6.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£6.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£6.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

JJ and the Dancing Stick

JJ dances to create illusions with magic stick levitations. Three different dancing sticks with short and long strings and lights. They rise, fall and float. Be amazed.

Mon 21 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 25 Aug

Ladies Who Lunch

Claire Heverin and Florence Kosky A two halves performance – the first is the play Favours by Julianne Homokay and the second is a devised piece by the two actresses, Claire Heverin and Florence Kosky. Both pieces centre around female relationships and the complications that can ensue… Age category: 16+

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 25 Aug

Meet Up Yang Gui Fei Split Away from Tang Dynasty

ShowHoppen Musical Production Ltd One of the emperor's favorite concubines in the Tang Dynasty, Yang Gui Fei, was also renowned as one of the four beauties in Chinese history. The Han-Tang Dance, a traditional Chinese dance, was retrieved from wall paintings and paper documents from over a thousand years ago. Hsiu-Ting…

Mon 21 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Miss Julie, Clarissa and John

Pittsburgh Playwrights Theatre Company Inspired by August Strindberg’s groundbreaking 1888 naturalistic drama, Miss Julie, the action is relocated to a Reconstruction Era Virginia plantation. The dangerous attraction between the landowner’s daughter and his top servant takes on new shades, as its taboo nature expands…

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£15

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£15

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£15

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 26 Aug

My Life with Doris

Sarah Laing We all have our idols and for one girl growing up that was a singer and actress from a bygone age. From her beautiful voice to her comic timing, as an eight-year-old girl Sarah saw something special in Doris Day and knew she was someone she wanted to aspire to be like. Let Sarah Laing take you on a…

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Next!

Artefacts Next! is a gritty, thought-provoking and poignant comedy illustrating the trials and tribulations of three unequivocally unique and extraordinary individuals. Enjoy their hilarious and calamitous excursions into love, life, loss and the search for whatever might be next…. Age category: 14+

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 24 Aug

Lime Studio

£5

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 26 Aug

A Night At The Musicals

Spotlights Show Choir From showstopping solos to roof raising ensemble numbers, this show is packed with some of the biggest modern hits from West End and Broadway! Including numbers from Hamilton, Wicked, Aladdin and host of other favourites! With a live band and a cast of 25, this a show not to be missed! Age…

Mon 21 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£7 (£6)

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£8 (£7)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Peter Pan

The Talentz Musical Theatre Company Sprinkle some pixie dust on your morning and let us whisk you away 'just beyond the stars' in Stiles and Drewe's new musical retelling of JM Barrie's timeless classic. Returning to the Fringe after last year's sell-out run of Elf, join our sensational young cast as they take flight…

Mon 21 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£6.50 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£6.50 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£6.50 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Play Something

Stage Write Two men meet in a club. It’s supposed to just be casual sex. But their paths keep crossing, keeping it casual for years, until feelings deepen. But how does a non-emotional man become emotional? To tell you their story they ask the DJ to play something. Something to make love to, to split up to, to…

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sad Girls

A play about love, friendship and famous pop singers.

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£8 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£8 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£8 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Sylvia Plath, Your Words Are Just Dust

The Bathtub Heroine Delve into the world of harrowing poet, Sylvia Plath. This debut one-woman show beckons to life the dark and daring confessions of Plath in a bewitching piece of new writing. Experience the chapters of life that the feminist icon wrote about; from the agony of grief and ecstasy of love, to the never…

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Teahouse

The Y-Y company Published in 1957, Teahouse is a masterpiece of modern Chinese drama. The narrative revolves around the Yutai teahouse in Beijing and focuses on the life experiences of the shopkeeper Wang. Teahouse mirrors the incredible social turmoil at three crucial moments in Chinese history relived in three acts…

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Teen Master Brain

Scruffy Penguin A brand new dark comedy exploring the hilarious dynamics between the brightest young minds of our generation, and the expectations and demands of their parents. Resulting in murderous intent! Age category: 12+

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£8 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£8 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£8 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Theresa di Maggio

Parravicini Theresa is a woman of the Italian high society, married to a respectable husband and lost in a betrayal that initially seems to bring a breath of fresh air to the solitude she has always lived in. Unconsciousness and rationality fight on the stage while Theresa tries to reconstruct her experiences, find an…

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£15 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 22 Aug

Lime Studio

£15 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£15 (£10)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 26 Aug

Two Little Boxes

Reallynice A wordless blend of mime, clowning, dance and acrobatics, Two Little Boxes is a brand-new piece by Reallynice, exploring the construction of masculinities in young men. Suitable for the hearing-impaired. Age category: 12+

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 26 Aug

Waiting for Spring

Stone Jetty Productions Jack and Annie had the perfect relationship, right up until the day they didn't anymore. Now she's dead, he's lost and nothing makes sense any more, but at least the zombie apocalypse is – probably – not nigh. Follow Jack and Annie as they journey through the past, looking for a way to find hope…

Thu 17 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£9.50 (£7.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£9.50 (£7.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Emerald Theatre

£9.50 (£7.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 26 Aug

What Do Bears Eat?

University of Manchester Drama Society A woman, a bear, some cub-support money and questionable morals: What Do Bears Eat? is an irreverent, bizarre and satirical take on the relationship between man and nature. When a woman decides to relocate to the forest, she doesn't quite know what she's in for. Much to her…

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 21 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 23 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 25 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£5)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Woyzeck

FramBag Woyzeck ekes out a living on a meagre wage, earning pennies by eating peas for a dodgy clinical trial, while his wife cheats on him and everyone finds him pathetic. It’s enough to drive a person mad! FramBag is fizzingly back on top form for the festival this year with another twist on a classic. ‘This cast do…

Thu 17 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 18 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 19 Aug

Lime Studio

£7 (£6)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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