Edinburgh Theatres &
A list of Edinburgh Theatres and
Cinemas with Websites, Telephone
Numbers, Images and links to Maps, and
The centre of Edinburgh is around
Waverley Train Station and the Balmoral
The Usher Hall, Lyceum Theatre, and
Traverse Theatre, are all situated next
to each other looking onto Lothian
Road, on the south end of Princes
For a quick look at Whats On at
these venues, view www.ents24.com/Edinburgh
Click on Post-Codes for Maps &
Reviews. Click on the Venue on the Map
Playhouse 18-22 Greenside Place.
0.4 miles north of Princes Street, a
former cinema that now hosts touring
musicals and music concerts with a
capacity of 3,059. Tel: 0844 871
. atgtickets.com . EH1
Lothian Road. Off the south end of
Princes Street, one of the top concert
halls in the world that has hosted some
of the greatest concerts and events in
the city such as The Rolling Stones.
Tel: 0131 228 1155.
Website . EH1 2EA
Theatre Grindlay Street, off the
south end of Princes Street, the Royal
Lyceum Theatre Company is in permanent
residence in the Lyceum building,
perform for up to 48 weeks of the year.
Tel: 0131 248 4848.
Website . EH3 9AX
Theatre 10 Cambridge Street, off
the south end of Princes Street,
commissions and develops plays or
adaptations from contemporary
playwrights. It also hosts productions
from across the UK. Tel: 0131 228
. EH1 2ED
Theatre 13-29 Nicolson Street.
0.4 of a mile southeast of Waverley
Train Station, hosts a year round
programme of music, dance, comedy,
ballet, family shows, opera and
musicals. Tel: 0131 529 6000.
. Postcode: EH8
Edinburgh 2 Leven Street. 1.2
miles southwest of City Centre, a great
choice of plays and dramas as well as
the home of Scotland's top Pantomime
and a venue for Edinburgh's local
amateur societies. Tel: 0131 529 6000.
Website . Postcode: EH3
Theatre Ladywell Way at
Musselburgh, 5 miles east of Edinburgh
Centre. The best in quality music,
theatre, dance and film year round with
shows suitable for all the family. Also
with a classical music and dance
programme. Tel: 0131 665 2240.
. Postcode: EH21
Lothian Road south end of Princes
Street, 3 cinemas open seven days a
week. Cinema One shows the latest
international releases. Cinemas Two and
Three show a wider range of material
from the history of world cinema. Tel:
0131 228 2688.
. Postcode: EH3
118 Lothian Road. South end of Princes
Street, one of the oldest cinemas in
Edinburgh that shows new mainstream
films so is normally very busy at
weekends. For popular films, best get
there early. Tel: 0333 014 4501.
. Postcode: EH2
Edinburgh 28 Greenside Row. Just
off the north end of Princes Street
with 12 screen View Cinema, Restaurants
and Bar Diners such as: Chinois,
Frankie & Bennys, La Tasca, Pizza
Hut, Slug & Lettuce, and Walkabout.
Tel: 0131 524 7770 .
Website . Postcode: EH2
38 Home Street. 1.3 miles southwest of
Waverley Train Station. The Cameo
Cinema opened in 1914 as the King's
Cinema, one of the oldest cinemas in
Scotland still in use. Was converted to
a three-screen cinema in 1992. Tel:
0871 902 5723.
. Postcode: EH3
130/3 Dundee Street. 1.6 miles
southwest of Waverley Train Station. A
13 screen multiplex with a total
seating capacity of 3,022, with the
largest screen having 527 seats, down
to the smallest seating 88. Tel: 0871
. Postcode: EH11