Calling all Guys

*****STOP THE PRESS!!!*****   We are looking for more men to be our Guys in Guys and Dolls in May. We need more sinners, gamblers and no-goodnicks! We can also announce that we are looking for a new Nicely Nicely Johnson. We are closing applications for the role of Nicely at lunchtime on Friday 9th […]

Tickets on sale for Guys and Dolls

EMT are very excited to be bringing this classic musical to the King’s Theatre.  This New York tale of gamblers, gangsters and nightclub singers features wise-cracking characters and some of Broadway’s most recognisable and show-stopping tunes, including Luck be a Lady, Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat and Sue Me. Tickets are available directly from […]

Opening Night!

The curtain is about to rise on EMT’s 2017 Fringe season, and this picture is giving you a sneaky hint of what you might expect.   Along with director/choreographer Sarah Wilkie, musical director Paul Gudgin, and assistant choreographer Stephen Dillon, our cast have been working their socks off to polish up two shows of spectacular […]

TWO shows at the Fringe – we spoil you, we really do.

It’s Edinburgh and August is looming, which can mean only one thing: Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and as usual Edinburgh Music Theatre will be part of it. As with recent years we are treating our audiences to two shows: this year they are ‘Fringe Fantasmic’, and ‘Anthems – The Movie Musicals’.  The first may appeal if […]

Fantastic ‘Fiddler’

The dust has settled on the road out of Anatevka after the passing of its people, leaving it sadly behind – and that’s the literal leaving of our company from the theatre as well as the fictional villagers of the piece.  We all loved our journey to that little Russian village so full of life […]

Rehearsal photos from Act 2 of Fiddler

Fiddler on the Roof is almost upon us, with just a week of rehearsals before it moves into the King’s Theatre, opening on Wednesday 5th April.  If you’re not already convinced to come and see it, maybe these photos will entice you.   See the full set on our Facebook page.  Photos from rehearsals for […]

First photos from rehearsal – Act 1

If you want a sneak peak of how the production will look, a few photos are below but head over to our Facebook page where you’ll find a full gallery of rehearsal photos of Act 1 of Fiddler on the Roof.  Act 2 photos will come soon. Fiddler on the Roof King’s Theatre April […]

525,600 Minutes – times 20

This week a new production of Rent celebrating its 20th anniversary rolls into the Festival Theatre. Edinburgh Music Theatre were lucky enough to do Rent six years ago at the Church Hill Theatre. The 20th anniversary production is testament to the show’s enduring popularity. The musical, about young artists trying to make their art and a […]