Published 3/4/13 9:23am

Flashdance the Musical – This June!

After an incredible performance of GOING GLOBAL at the Usher Hall, MGA take to an even bigger stage – join the full-time students for an epic production of FLASHDANCE this June!

Follow the story of Alex as she fights for her dream of becoming a professional dancer, and enjoy all the hit numbers from the original film. With standing ovations for its 5-star production of THE PRODUCERS in 2012 The MGA Academy of Performing Arts is all set to present another night of amazing musical theatre in Edinburgh. What a feeling!

MGA are delighted to welcome American director Dr Michael Hill-Kirkland to lead the production alongside international choreographer Murray Grant.

Click here to find out more about the show, and how to book tickets.


This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with JOSEF WEINBERGER LTD

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