Dirty Dancing in Edinburgh
Dirty Dancing in Edinburgh has now closed
Dirty Dancing is a powerful story of love, freedom and acceptance. The hugely successful West End adaptation will show at the Edinburgh Playhouse from 4th December 2012 -9th January 2013.
America in 1963 and Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman is spending summer with her family at an all inclusive holiday camp. 17 years old she is the apple of her father’s eye but in this coming of age story ‘Baby’ learns the ways of the world and her father must see her for the young woman she has become. Falling in love with the camps working class dance instructor Johnny Castle, ‘Baby’ and Johnny must face the prejudice of class differences if there love will last the summer.
The original film was released in 1987 and won an Oscar for the iconic song ‘I’ve Had the Time of My Life’. Dirty Dancing features outstanding dancing alongside the hit songs from the film including ‘Hungry Eyes’, ‘Hey Baby’, ‘Do You Love Me?’ and the phenomenal ‘I’ve Had The Time Of My Life’.
Theatre Breaks in Edinburgh featuring Dirty Dancing include tickets for the following performance times.
Evenings: Monday to Saturday at 19:30, Friday 20.00
Matinees: Saturday 14.30, Friday 17.00
Including interval the performance time is 2 hours 30 minutes.