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Musicals and Opera

Musicals And Opera Shows

Have a look through our selection of Musicals And Opera Shows! We are sure To have something you'll want to see in Edinburgh this August - from children's shows to cabaret; standup comedy to tragic drama. There's something for everyone at the Free Festival!


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I'll Be Broken Home For Christmas

I'll Be Broken Home For Christmas

Musicals and Opera

I'll Be Broken Home For Christmas

Musicals and Opera

AUG 2-25 at 21:15 (60 min) - Free
Bar 50 / Marquee

"I'll Be Broken Home for Christmas" is a dark comedy musical written and performed by critically acclaimed internationally touring comedy stars, Jeffrey Baldinger and Jessica Michelle Singleton. The Musical follows two children on their journey through hell to try to get back their souls, which their deadbeat father sold to the Devil, in order to avoid debt collectors. In their journey they must find a way to save their mother from purgatory while also trying to have a merry christmas. "They're not sad because they've never known happiness." They meet a plucky bird that helps them along the wa...


Synesthesia the Musical

Synesthesia the Musical

Musicals and Opera

Synesthesia the Musical

Musicals and Opera

AUG 15-25 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free
The Golf Tavern / Upstairs

Synesthesia: the Musical, a colorful story told with music; written and performed by Jillian Vitko. She gives you a raw look at her experiences of love and heartbreak through the lens of synesthesia, a rare condition where she experiences colors through her other senses and through other people. She can smell purple and taste green. She can fall in love with someone who's blue. This allows her a unique glimpse into someone's soul. Her acoustic guitar chords will emanate insight into how this has impacted her life. She sings her way through her darkest times to get to the rainbow at the end, an...