Chess the Musical

Thu 30 March to Sat 1 April | Festival Theatre

Evenings 7.30pm Matinee Sat 2.30pm

Ticket prices

General from: £17.50 - £29.50*


Friends tickets from: 2 for 1 Opening Night if booked by 31 Dec or 20% off all performances

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We offer a range of discounts and concessions to enable everyone to enjoy an affordable visit to the Festival and King's Theatres.

Before the global explosion of Mamma Mia! came Chess.
From the musical minds of ABBA’s Benny and Bjorn and the lyrical pen of Sir Tim Rice, this West End and Broadway hit comes to Edinburgh direct from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Set against the backdrop of the Cold War, two Soviet and American chess grandmasters engage in strategic battle, fighting for their beliefs, personal glory, and the love of the same woman.
From the creative team behind critically acclaimed productions of West Side Story and Cabaret.

 * Ticket prices include a contribution to the Theatres Development Fund.  An 80p handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.


Friends 2 for 1 Opening Night if booked by 31 Dec or 20% off all performances
Groups (8+) £4 off (Stalls & Dress)
Concessions £3 off

Discounts are available to people with disabilities, please call box office to book.

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 18001 0131 529 6003.