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13-29 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 9FT

Sister Act

Closed October 7, 2023

Sister Act is back!

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Take Me To Heaven!

It's time to raise your voice as Sister Act returns to the UK! Based on the Golden Globe-nominated hit movie of the same name, Sister Act follows club singer Deloris as she takes refuge in a local convent and embarks on bringing the power of music to the local parish. 

Producer, Whoopie Goldberg, has teamed up with musical theatre staple Alan Menken to revive our favourite roof-raising hits "Take Me To Heaven", "Fabulous, Baby!" and "Raise Your Voice". So don your habits and start warming up those vocal cords for the return of this funky-fabulous musical!


When Disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder she is put in protective custody in the one place cops are sure she won't be found - a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself at odds with both the rigid lifestyle and an uptight Mother Superior. Using her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir Deloris breaths new life into the church and community, but in doing so blows her cover. Soon the gang is giving chase only to find them up against Deloris and the power of her newfound sisterhood.

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Opening night: 2 October 2023

Cast and Creative


Landi Oshinowo as Deloris van Cartier
Wendy Peters as Mother Superior
Eloise Runnette as Sister Mary Robert
Alfie Parker as Eddie Souther
Ian Gareth-Jones as Curtis Jackson

Isabel Canning, Julie Stark, Phillip Arran, Kate Powell, Elliot Gooch, Michalis Antoniou, Callum Martin, Esme Laudat, Amber Kennedy, Harvey Ebbage, Joseph Connor, Ceris Hine, Sheri Lineham, Corrine Priest and Samuel John-Humphreys.


Produced by Whoopi Goldberg and Jamie Wilson
Directed by Bill Buckhurst
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Choreographed by Alistair David

What you thought

23 reviews, average rating: (3.6 Stars)

3.5 star rating

Jane G: “Fantastic ”

Absolutely loved this show the cast were all fantastic I didn’t want... more

Jane Tudor: “So much fun”

I loved this from the start. The songs may not have been as expected, but... more

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