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The Lion King Playhouse Theatre

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Dirty dancing

5* for Dirty Dancing show. Not for the theatre, i used to love going as a kid thinking how grand... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amie M
via mobile
Stunning Performance

My wife and I went to see Alexandra Burke in the Bodyguard show and to say this show was... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2015
Eric D
Rosyth Nr.Dunfermline
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  • Average11%
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3 weeks ago
“Dirty dancing”
14 Oct 2015
“Stunning Performance”
Closes in 11 min
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Edinburgh, Scotland
Broughton & Calton
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

5* for Dirty Dancing show. Not for the theatre, i used to love going as a kid thinking how grand a place it was...no more! Needs a big refurb,tired & outdated looking now such ashame. Drinks are more than overpriced. Merchandise & snacks are overpriced...More

Thank Amie M
Reviewed 14 October 2015

My wife and I went to see Alexandra Burke in the Bodyguard show and to say this show was exceptional, superb and stunning is an understatement. I was a bit apprehensive as having seen the film theatre shows sometimes do not live up to the...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 29 July 2014

A Christmas present purchased for my sister and me and can honestly say money well spent, the best show I have ever seen, the cast done an amazing job, lovely theatre, never purchased any food or drinks because they were far too expensive, would be...More

Thank momcn73
Reviewed 14 April 2014

Glad Lion King came to Edinburgh last November I went to with my mama, so don't have go to London! Save transport! Would love they come back again. But the ticket too expensive! Very artist and creative show. It had captioned there as am deaf...More

Thank Babyface J
Reviewed 9 April 2014

the performance was amazing. actors and costumes amzing and well organised. Badly organised from the playhouse's management though. sitting very incomfortable and the sound was not always clear. Overall a great experience due to the performance production though !

Thank Bill_Poly
Reviewed 6 March 2014

My second time watching the show and what a delight it is! I adore anything Disney and The Lion King is my favorite, so I was right at home! The songs are incredible and the cast are just brilliant. Rafiki is my star of the...More

Thank Charl0tte_1992
Reviewed 2 March 2014

It's not often I get the time to see a stage/theatre production, however as this was a gift, time was duly made. What a show - despite the fact that we were seated in the 'gods' area of the playhouse and could have done well...More

Thank The-travel-writer
Reviewed 5 February 2014 via mobile

This is a show which has been at west end and broadway for years and years, one that I'd always wanted to see but never could afford- a cheap seat cost me £52.50. But I can see why it's so successful. In terms of venue,...More

Thank 762Amy_J
Reviewed 24 January 2014

Was a good show although lacking somewhat on the musical front. More for the artistic development of the costumes, animals and dance.

Thank AlanT88OWN
Reviewed 18 January 2014

We went for a birthday treat (for me, as it happens). Booked months ago, and travelled a long way to be here, so expectations were very high. The show itself is absolutely fantastic, and we were completely blown away by the stagecraft, the acting the...More

Thank Ian N
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