The Lyceum is home to one of Scotland's largest and most successful producing companies. Its main output is a Season of high-quality drama productions, running from September to May.

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: Interpreter mainly on left side
Captioning information
Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle

Events at Lyceum

  • Twelfth Night

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    Thursday 27th Sep, 7.30pm
    In Shakespeare’s bittersweet comedy genders blur, boundaries are crossed and the world is turned upside down, all with music as the engine.
    Price(s): £10 - £32
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: 27 September at 6.15pm, and 29 September 12:45pm.
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
  • Cyrano de Bergerac

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    Wednesday 24th Oct, 7.30pm
    A passionate comedy of love, war and noses, Cyrano de Bergerac is given a Caledonian heart in Edwin Morgan’s legendary Scots play.
    Price(s): £10 - £32
    BSL interpretation information
    Optimum seating position: Interpreter mainly on left side
  • Cyrano de Bergerac

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    Thursday 25th Oct, 7.30pm
    A passionate comedy of love, war and noses, Cyrano de Bergerac is given a Caledonian heart in Edwin Morgan’s legendary Scots play.
    Price(s): £10 - £32
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: 25 October at 6.15pm, and 27 October at 12:45pm.
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
  • Cyrano de Bergerac

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    Saturday 27th Oct, 2.00pm
    A passionate comedy of love, war and noses, Cyrano de Bergerac is given a Caledonian heart in Edwin Morgan’s legendary Scots play.
    Price(s): £10 - £32
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: 25 October at 6.15pm, and 27 October at 12:45pm.
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
  • Cyrano de Bergerac

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    Saturday 27th Oct, 2.00pm
    A passionate comedy of love, war and noses, Cyrano de Bergerac is given a Caledonian heart in Edwin Morgan’s legendary Scots play.
    Price(s): £10 - £32
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle
  • Wendy and Peter Pan

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    Saturday 8th Dec, 2.00pm
    Follow the fearless Wendy as she flies with Peter to Neverland - a world of dastardly pirates, feisty fairies and raucous lost boys.
    Price(s): £10 - £95
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle
  • Wendy and Peter Pan

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    Wednesday 12th Dec, 7.00pm
    Follow the fearless Wendy as she flies with Peter to Neverland - a world of dastardly pirates, feisty fairies and raucous lost boys.
    Price(s): £10 - £95
    BSL interpretation information
    Optimum seating position: Interpreter mainly on left side
  • Wendy and Peter Pan

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    Thursday 13th Dec, 7.00pm
    Follow the fearless Wendy as she flies with Peter to Neverland - a world of dastardly pirates, feisty fairies and raucous lost boys.
    Price(s): £10 - £95
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: 13 December at 6:15pm, and 15 December at 12:45pm.
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
  • Wendy and Peter Pan

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    Saturday 15th Dec, 2.00pm
    Follow the fearless Wendy as she flies with Peter to Neverland - a world of dastardly pirates, feisty fairies and raucous lost boys.
    Price(s): £10 - £95
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: 13 December at 6:15pm, and 15 December at 12:45pm.
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
  • Wendy and Peter Pan

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    Thursday 3rd Jan 2019, 7.00pm
    Follow the fearless Wendy as she flies with Peter to Neverland - a world of dastardly pirates, feisty fairies and raucous lost boys.
    Price(s): £10 - £95
    Relaxed Performance information
    Open to all, but has been specifically adapted for individuals with Autistic Spectrum Condition, sensory/communication disorders, learning disabilities.