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 The Lyceum

  • Pride & Prejudice* (*sort of)

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Wednesday 2nd Nov, 7.30pm
    A unique and audacious retelling of Austen’s iconic love story. Men, money and microphones will be fought over in this all-female adaptation
    Price(s): £17 - £36.50
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): tbc contact venue
    Optimum seating position: Interpreter mainly on left side

    https://lyceum.org.uk/whats-on/production/pride-and-prejudice-sort-of-1

  • Pride & Prejudice* (*sort of)

    Audio Described icon
    Thursday 3rd Nov, 7.30pm
    A unique and audacious retelling of Austen’s iconic love story. Men, money and microphones will be fought over in this all-female adaptation
    Price(s): £17.50 - £36.50
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): tbc contact venue
    Touch Tour: Contact venue for details
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle

    https://lyceum.org.uk/whats-on/production/pride-and-prejudice-sort-of-1

  • Pride & Prejudice* (*sort of)

    Audio Described iconCaptioned icon
    Saturday 5th Nov, 2.30pm
    A unique and audacious retelling of Austen’s iconic love story. Men, money and microphones will be fought over in this all-female adaptation
    Price(s): £17.50 - £36.50
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): tbc contact venue
    Touch Tour: Contact venue for details
    Optimum seating position: Centre Stalls & Grand Circle
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle

    https://lyceum.org.uk/whats-on/production/pride-and-prejudice-sort-of-1

  • An Edinburgh Christmas Carol

    Captioned icon
    Saturday 3rd Dec, 2.00pm
    Join us on the snowy streets of the Old Town for a festive comedy as we revisit this celebrated Christmas tale of a miser redeemed
    Price(s): £12 - £32
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid-Stalls or Grand Circle
  • An Edinburgh Christmas Carol

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Wednesday 14th Dec, 7.00pm
    Join us on the snowy streets of the Old Town for a festive comedy as we revisit this celebrated Christmas tale of a miser redeemed
    Price(s): £10 - £28
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): tbc contact venue
    Optimum seating position: Interpreter mainly on left side
  • An Edinburgh Christmas Carol

    Relaxed Performance icon
    Thursday 15th Dec, 7.00pm
    Join us on the snowy streets of the Old Town for a festive comedy as we revisit this celebrated Christmas tale of a miser redeemed
    Price(s): £10 - £28
    Relaxed Performance information
    tbc contact venue