Located behind the theatre on Potterrow, The Studio is a  flexible space which can accommodate a range of uses from rehearsals and workshops to small-scale performances and festivals.

Address

22 Potterrow
Edinburgh
EH8 9BL

Location

Venue location
Located behind the Festival Theatre on Potterrow.

Transport

Parking information
Pay and display spaces on Chambers Street. Car park Niddry Street. Drop off outside theatre.
Taxi information
Taxi Rank on Nicolson Square.
Bus/Tram information
Bus stops on Nicholson Street 3, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, 30, 31, 33, 37, X47, 49
Train
Waverley Station 0.4 miles north - level access via Market Street.

Venue map

Venue access information

Lift to all levels. 2 wheelchair spaces at the front.


Events at The Studio

  • The Osmonds: The Musical

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    Saturday 24th Sep, 2.30pm
    We’re Having a Party and you’re invited to join us for this night of drama, nostalgia and dancing in the aisles.
    Price(s): £15 - £45.50
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    Touch Tour: From 1:30pm.
  • James IV: Queen of the Fight

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    Thursday 6th Oct, 7.30pm
    Acclaimed playwright Rona Munro takes you back to a thrilling and uncharted period of Scottish history in this brand-new production
    Price(s): £21.50 - £45.50
  • James IV: Queen of the Fight

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    Saturday 8th Oct, 2.30pm
    Acclaimed playwright Rona Munro takes you back to a thrilling and uncharted period of Scottish history in this brand-new production
    Price(s): £21.50 - £45.50
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: From 1:30pm.
  • Scottish Opera: Ainadamar

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    Saturday 12th Nov, 7.15pm
    Argentinian composer Osvaldo Golijov creates a vibrant, poetic sound world combining opera with flamenco dance and song.
    Price(s): £21.50 - £43.50
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    Touch Tour: From 6pm.
  • Scottish Ballet: The Snow Queen

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    Saturday 3rd Dec, 2.30pm
    This much-loved glittering winter production is inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale – which was also the basis for Frozen.
    Presented by: Scottish Ballet
    Price(s): £19.50 - £52.50
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Emma-Jane McHenry & Fiona Pedgrift
    Touch Tour: From 1pm in the foyer
  • The Snow Queen – Inclusive Performance

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    Thursday 8th Dec, 2.30pm
    Scottish Ballet’s spectacular and much-loved production of The Snow Queen returns to the stage, after its sell-out tour in 2019.
    Presented by: Scottish Ballet
    Price(s): £12.50
    Relaxed Performance information
    We’ll have trained staff on hand to help, feel free to make noise and move around, we’ll keep the lights on but dimmed, and break out spaces with a live stream of the show so you can leave if needed.
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

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    Wednesday 4th Jan 2023, 2.00pm
    An inclusive performance of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs for people with additional needs and their families.
    Price(s): £12
    Relaxed Performance information
    To make you feel welcome, relaxed and well-supported, we’ll have lots of trained staff on hand to help with any access needs.
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

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    Saturday 7th Jan 2023, 2.00pm
    Mirror, Mirror on the wall - our Panto is the most magical of them all!
    Price(s): £35.50 - £38
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    Touch Tour: From 1pm.
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

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    Friday 13th Jan 2023, 7.00pm
    Mirror, Mirror on the wall - our Panto is the most magical of them all!
    Price(s): £33 - £35
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    Touch Tour: From 6pm.
  • An Inspector Calls

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    Saturday 4th Feb 2023, 2.30pm
    Stephen Daldry’s multi award-winning National Theatre production of JB Priestley’s classic thriller returns.
    Price(s): £21.50 - £45.50
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    Touch Tour: From 1:30pm.
  • Peaky Blinders: The Redemption of Thomas Shelby

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    Thursday 2nd Mar 2023, 7.30pm
    A new dance theatre event, delving into the story of Tommy Shelby and the Peaky Blinders, written by the creator of the hit TV series.
    Price(s): £21.50 - £40.50
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    Touch Tour: From 6:30pm
  • Scottish Opera: Access Gianni Schicchi

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    Thursday 23rd Mar 2023, 3.00pm
    Gianni Schicchi follows a dysfunctional family caught in the snare of a shameless conman, with Puccini’s music creating its own sound world.
    Price(s): £10
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    Our accessible afternoon performances make coming to a favourite opera as easy and stress-free as possible – keeping the drama on stage where it belongs!
  • Scottish Opera: Puccini’s Il trittico

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    Saturday 25th Mar 2023, 6.00pm
    World-renowned director Sir David McVicar returns to Scottish Opera with Puccini’s epic triptych – a first both for him and the Company.
    Price(s): £27.50 - £73
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    Touch Tour: From 4:45pm
  • The Ocean at the End of the Lane

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    Thursday 20th Apr 2023, 7.30pm
    This thrilling adventure of fantasy and friendship is a 5-star spectacular which blends magic with memory in a tour-de-force of storytelling
    Price(s): £19.50-£45.50
  • The Ocean at the End of the Lane

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    Saturday 22nd Apr 2023, 2.30pm
    This thrilling adventure of fantasy and friendship is a 5-star spectacular which blends magic with memory in a tour-de-force of storytelling
    Price(s): £19.50-£45.50
  • The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

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    Saturday 3rd Jun 2023, 2.30pm
    The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a joyous comedy about taking risks, finding love and embracing second chances.
    Price(s): £21.50 - £45.50
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: From 1:30pm
  • Scottish Opera: Access Carmen

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    Friday 16th Jun 2023, 3.00pm
    Georges Bizet’s classic opera of jealousy, lust, and life outside the dictates of society gets a boldly updated new production.
    Price(s): £10
    Relaxed Performance information
    Our accessible afternoon performances make coming to a favourite opera as easy and stress-free as possible – keeping the drama on stage where it belongs!
  • Scottish Opera: Bizet’s Carmen

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    Saturday 17th Jun 2023, 7.15pm
    Georges Bizet’s classic opera of jealousy, lust, and life outside the dictates of society gets a boldly updated new production.
    Price(s): £27.50 - £73
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: From 6pm
  • Titanic The Musical

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    Thursday 22nd Jun 2023, 7.30pm
    This stunning production celebrates the 10th anniversary of its London premiere where it won sweeping critical acclaim across the board.
    Price(s): £26.50 - £49.50
  • Titanic The Musical

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    Saturday 24th Jun 2023, 2.30pm
    This stunning production celebrates the 10th anniversary of its London premiere where it won sweeping critical acclaim across the board.
    Price(s): £26.50 - £49.50
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: From 1:30pm
  • Sister Act

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    Thursday 5th Oct 2023, 7.30pm
    Brace yourselves Sisters! The eagerly anticipated Broadway and UK smash-hit musical Sister Act is coming to Edinburgh in 2022!
    Price(s): £28.50 - £52.50
  • Sister Act

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    Saturday 7th Oct 2023, 2.30pm
    Brace yourselves Sisters! The eagerly anticipated Broadway and UK smash-hit musical Sister Act is coming to Edinburgh in 2022!
    Price(s): £28.50 - £52.50
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: From 1:30pm.