There is lots to do in Edinburgh during March. A brief selection of ideas are listed here and more information is available in our calendar which you can access here.
Edinburgh Playhouse – The Russian State Ballet of Siberia
The Russian State Ballet of Siberia are performing at the Edinburgh Playhouse from 2nd until 6th March. Performances include Giselle, Swan Lake and The Nutcracker.
Formed in 1981, the Russian State Ballet of Siberia has quickly established itself as one of Russia’s leading ballet companies and has built an international reputation for producing performances of outstanding quality and unusual depth. The performers delight audiences with their breathtaking physical ability and dazzling costumes.
Edinburgh Playhouse – Whistle Down the Wind
From 15th to 20th March the playhouse will be host to Bill Kenwright’s critically acclaimed production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jim Steinman’s Whistle Down the Wind. Inspiring and uplifting in equal measure be prepared to be captivated and moved by this lovely tale.
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
The Scottish Chamber Orchestra is performing on 20 March 2010 at 19:30 in the Queen’s Hall. They will perform Prokofiev Symphony No 1 ‘Classical’ (15′), Mozart Piano Concerto in Bflat, K595 (32′) and Haydn Symphony No 92 ‘Oxford’ (28′). Okko Kamu is the Conductor, Steven Osborne will play Piano.
Laurel and Hardy
Laurel and Hardy by Tom McGrath is on at Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh on 26th and 27th March at 7.30 pm. A treat for fans of this comic duo, the play includes slapstick, music and some of their best comedy routines.
The Secret of Sherlock Holmes
From Tuesday 30th March until Sat 3rd April the Kings Theatre presents the Secret of Sherlock Holmes. Starring Peter Egan and Philip Franks, prepare yourselves for a journey into the mind of the greatest detective of all time! Evening performances are at 7.30pm with matinees on Wednesday & Saturday at 2.30 pm
Meet in the main car park at 10 am. The trip is free.