South Pacific

Tue 25 Oct to Sat 29 Oct 2022

Evenings, 7.30pm | Matinees Wed, Thu & Sat 2.30pm

Running time (approx.): 2 hours 50 minutes (includes a 20 min. interval)

Age: 12+

Festival Theatre

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Ticket prices

From £28.50*

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

Friends Discount

20% off Tues-Thurs performances

Jamie Wilson, Jonathan Church Theatre Productions and Gavin Kalin
present the Chichester Festival Theatre production of  

South Pacific

Chichester Festival Theatre’s critically acclaimed, landmark production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific comes to Edinburgh in 2022.

This powerful love story, set on a South Pacific island during World War ll, is brought thrillingly to life in an epic new five-star production directed by Chichester Festival Theatre’s Artistic Director Daniel Evans (Me and My Girl and Fiddler on the Roof).

Julian Ovenden and Gina Beck reprise their roles from the Chichester Festival Theatre production, and lead a sensational cast of over thirty including Rob Houchen, Joanna Ampil and Sera Maehara. Featuring a full orchestra, this ravishing musical is set to be the must-see theatrical event of the year.

Music by Richard Rodgers 
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II 
Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan 
Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener 

Press Reviews


A roof-raising triumph

The Guardian


An enchanting musical done to perfection

Daily Telegraph


Exhilarating, glorious and timely

The Stage



Sunday Times


Friends 20% off (Excluding Fri & Sat) 

Groups (8+) £4 off Stalls and Dress Please note groups cannot be booked online. If you wish to book a Group, please contact our dedicated Groups email, groups@capitaltheatres.com or Groups phone number, 0131 529 6005.

Concessions £3 off. (Excluding Fri & Sat) Concessions are limited to one per person and may be withdrawn at any time.

Student Standby £10 tickets. (Excluding Fri & Sat) Available on the day after 12pm from the Box Office at the Festival Theatre with a valid ID. 

School Groups £6 tickets, 1 adult free with every 10 children. (Excluding Fri & Sat) Please contact the Box Office Groups Department at groups@capitaltheatres.com or 0131 529 6005 to book.

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. 

* 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. 


Thu 27 October 7.30PM

Audio Description

Sat 29 October 2.30PM

BSL - Sign Language Interpreted

Sat 29 October 2.30PM

Touch Tours

Sat 29 October 1.30PM

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. 

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