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Top Tips for the Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

Five ways to make your Virgin Money Fireworks Concert experience at the International Festival fantastic!

Richard III | The Comic

Illustrator Graeme McNee went to see Richard III, here's his comic commentary about the play.

The winners of the International Festival Young People's Jury awards

18 International Festival Young People's Jury members, hailing from schools across Edinburgh, have attended 19 productions and events throughout August, inscrutably assessing all they have seen...

The International Festival Young People's Jury

Creative Learning Officer Emma Hay tells us a little more about the International Festival Young People's Jury

Patricia Petibon & Susan Manoff | The Comic

Illustrator Graeme McNee went along to Patricia Petibon & Susan Manoff at the International Festival - here is what he thought!

The swarm intelligence of bees told with ballet | The comic

Illustrator Graeme McNee re-creates the sensuality, brutality and elegance of the Scottish Ballet in this comic about Emergence.

Photos and videos from Anything That Gives Off Light

A brand new collaboration between Brooklyn-based theatre company the TEAM and the National Theatre of Scotland, Anything That Gives Off Light has its world premiere at the International Festival

Who are the International Festival Young People's Jury?

Have you spotted the Young People's Jury around at the International Festival this year? Read more about what they've been up to.

Honesty, courage and sappy songs | The Comic

Illustrator Graeme McNee went to see Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs - here is what he thought!

Natalia Osipova & Guests - the comic

A review of Natalia Osipova and Guests in comic form, by Graeme McNee.

monumental in comic form

Read more about the monumental experience in comic form

Round Up | Standard Life Opening Event: Deep Time

On Sunday 7 August, 27,000 people watched 350 million years elapse in 18 minutes. 

Young People’s Award Jurors and 1000 yellow figures kick off day one of the International Festival

The Anything That Gives Off Light Installation is the result of a collaborative project between Edinburgh International Festival and 1000 school pupils from 24 primary schools across the City of Edinburgh.

2016 International Festival Welcomes the World to Edinburgh

The Edinburgh International Festival opens today with a packed programme of artists and ensembles from across the world.

The Opening Weekend of the International Festival

We’ve put together a few tips to help you make the most of your first weekend at the Edinburgh International Festival

All back to Club Cumming!

Join us at Club Cumming after certain performances of Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs. More info.

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