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Eye of the Storm

Tue 17 Sep to Sat 21 Sep 2019

Evenings 7pm, Matinees Wed, Thu & Sat 2pm

Running time (approx.): 2 hours (incl. 20 min interval)

Age: 8-12+

King's Theatre

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Ticket prices

Starting from £18.50*

* Ticket prices include a contribution to the Theatres Development Fund. A £1 handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.

Eye of the Storm

A new musical play which will seize your heart and capture your mind. With original songs written by Grammy Award Winner Amy Wadge (Thinking Out Loud with Ed Sheeran) we follow the story of Emmie who is torn between following her dreams of being a scientist and caring for her mother.

Set in the Welsh valleys to a country folk sound track, Emmie must decide between pursuing her passion for science and fascination with tornados, and her duty as a young carer devoted to her mother. With a bursary to study in America up for grabs Emmie must fight to keep her place on her course and win the STEM competition with her invention for renewable energy.

This inspiring story features a live band on stage made up of a cast of 8 talented actor musicians. A theatrical event of courage, determination and compassion, guaranteed to enthrall and inspire young people and their families.

Amy Wadge is one of today's most in-demand songwriters, having written with Kylie Minogue, Janelle Monae, Ella Henderson, Jason Mraz and Ed Sheeran.

Wales Theatre Awards 2O18
Post-show Q&A

Coming to Eye of the Storm on Fri 20 September? Stay in your seat for a post-show Q&A. 

By Geinor Styles and Amy Wadge, in partnership with Technocamps.

Moving, hilarious and brilliantly crafted

Audience reaction

A toe-tapping, top-notch soundtrack

Arts Scene in Wales

All I can say is WOW

Audience Reaction

An A+, top-of-the-class new musical

Buzz Magazine

"Having a Grammy Award winner write the music for your latest production would be the ultimate dream of most theatre companies but for Theatr Na Nóg it’s a reality"

Arts Scene in Wales

Capital Theatres aim to be accessible to all. We are committed to making your visit to our theatres as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. All of our Front of House staff undergo disability awareness training and Dementia Friend Training and will be pleased to assist you should you require any information or help. 

Find more information about access to the King's Theatre

Groups (8+) £3 off 

Concessions £3 off 

Children £4 off

Student Standby £10*

Discounts are available to people with disabilities, please call box office to buy your tickets. If you would like to book a wheelchair space or if you have any special requirements please phone the box office who can advise. Our staff can be called on 0131 529 6000 or by using Text Relay on 18002 0131 529 6003.

* Student Standby tickets are subject to availability on the day of the performance and can only be purchased in person at the Box Office from 12pm. A valid Student or Young Scot ID is required. Only one ticket per card.

All discounts may be withdrawn at any time. 

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