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Teatro Regio on the mark

There are only two or three tenors in the world who can feasibly tackle the role of Arnold: John Osborn is one of them.

Organise Your Festival Diary: Our Top Festival Booking Tips

Getting ready to book your festival tickets?

That's What Friends Are For

Friends and Patrons of the Festival are key to keeping the Edinburgh International Festival innovative, world leading and accessible to everyone.

A flair for flamenco

Paco Peña acknowledges that Patria will be his most profoundly personal work.

Perfect Day

There are those days, aren’t there, that you want to hold in your memory as just “perfect”?

Three Kings of Scotland

The James Plays, which premieres at Edinburgh International Festival, is one of the most ambitious theatrical projects to be realised in Scotland in recent years.

Face to Face with History

The live people you will see in this show will stand absolutely still. You won't be able to escape their stare.

A place for reflection

Samoan choreographer, Lemi Ponifasio imbues everything he creates with his own personal philosophy on our place in the world – it’s an experience like no other.

Putting cultures on the Map

I, CULTURE is very much a new kid on the orchestral block.

Feathers and Leathers

Inala is the Zulu word for 'abundance of good will' - this new collaboration aspires to be an exception meeting place of cultures.

A unique experience of History

It’s a stageful of performers that the pioneering Catalonian viol player and director Jordi Savall brings along for his Usher Hall concert in Festival 2014.

A glamorous date with romance

Once seen, Pina Bausch’s gift of dance-theatre is something you don’t forget.

Festival 2014 is coming!

On Tuesday 18 March at 10.00am the 2014 Festival programme will be revealed to the world.

Venue focus: Things you didn't know about Usher Hall

Usher Hall is one of the Edinburgh International Festival’s main venues, and you 

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The James Plays

Three new plays about James I, II and III

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