Scotland's premier dance and opera house with Scotland's largest stage & excellent acoustics, providing the perfect platform for world-class contemporary dance, ballet, opera, musicals and concerts. During August it plays host to Edinburgh International Festival productions.
Festival Theatre- On Nicolson Street opposite Royal College of Surgeons and Blackwells Bookshop. The Studio- Located behind the theatre on Potterrow. 22 Potterrow, Edinburgh, EH8 9BL
Pay and display spaces on Chambers Street. Car park Niddry Street. Drop off outside theatre.
Taxi Rank on Nicolson Square.
Bus stops on Nicholson Street 3, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, 30, 31, 33, 37, X47, 49
Waverley Station 0.4 miles north - level access via Market Street.
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Optimum seating position: Ask Box Office
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Optimum seating position: Front Stalls
Optimum seating position: Seats held, usually Dress Circle - Ask Box Office
Events at Edinburgh International Festival @ Festival Theatre