The Lyceum is home to one of Scotland's largest and most successful producing companies. During August it plays host to Edinburgh International Festival productions.

Address

Grindlay Street
Edinburgh
EH3 9AX

Location

Venue location
Next to the Usher Hall, right off Lothian Road. Back to back with the Traverse Theatre.

Transport

Parking information
Disabled spaces immediately outside theatre. Pay and display on surrounding streets. NCP Car Park on Castle Street.
Taxi information
Lothian Road across road from Usher Hall.
Bus/Tram information
1,2,10,11,15,16, 24 stops outside Filmhouse and the Usher Hall. Nearest Tram stop is on Shandwick place.
Train
Haymarket Station 947 yards to West / Waverley Station 1 mile East.

Venue map

Venue access information

Entrance doors quite heavy. Lift to all areas – access to main bar for wheelchair users is via a platform lift that needs to be operated by a member of staff. Accessible toilets on foyer level. Hearing loops and Audio Description headsets can be collected from the Shop in the foyer before a performance.

Lower light levels in bar area and routes to auditorium.

Six seats in Stalls with moveable arms for transfer. Wheelchair spaces at rear of Stalls. One wheelchair to borrow.

Low Box Office counter with loop and amplification mic. Infra-red system in auditorium. Collect neck loops from shop.

Meet in foyer for touch tour. Collect headsets from shop. Audio and large print brochure available on request. Braille brochure at box office. Email newsletter available.


Access service information

Audio Description information
Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
BSL Interpretation information
Optimum seating position: Front Stalls
Captioning information
Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle

Events at Edinburgh International Festival @ The Lyceum

  • Counting and Cracking

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    Saturday 13th Aug, 1.00pm
    Discover the story of one family's journey through love, civil war and migration to Australia in this epic multigenerational tale.
    Price(s): £31–£37
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle
  • An Untitled Love

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    Sunday 21st Aug, 8.00pm
    Price(s): £16–£31
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Emma-Jane McHenry
    Touch Tour: 6.45pm - meet in the foyer
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
  • You Know We Belong Together

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    Wednesday 24th Aug, 7.30pm
    A cast of actors use music, dance and video to tell their stories in this uplifting exploration of living with Down syndrome.
    Price(s): £21–£26
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Interpreter integrated into performance. Interpreter TBC
    Optimum seating position: Front Stalls
  • You Know We Belong Together

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    Thursday 25th Aug, 7.30pm
    A cast of actors use music, dance and video to tell their stories in this uplifting exploration of living with Down syndrome.
    Price(s): £21–£26
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Interpreter integrated into performance. Interpreter TBC
    Optimum seating position: Front Stalls
  • You Know We Belong Together

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    Saturday 27th Aug, 2.30pm
    A cast of actors use music, dance and video to tell their stories in this uplifting exploration of living with Down syndrome.
    Price(s): £21–£26
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Interpreter integrated into performance. Interpreter TBC
    Optimum seating position: Front Stalls
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle
  • You Know We Belong Together

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Saturday 27th Aug, 7.30pm
    A cast of actors use music, dance and video to tell their stories in this uplifting exploration of living with Down syndrome.
    Price(s): £21–£26
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Interpreter integrated into performance. Interpreter TBC
    Optimum seating position: Front Stalls