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Just announced: Lament for Sheku Bayoh

Acclaimed spoken word artist and playwright Hannah Lavery’s personal response to the tragic death of Sheku Bayoh is performed live at The Lyceum and streamed to you at home. 20–21 November

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Our videos are still available to watch online

Covid-19 has not dimmed the creativity of artists, nor the enthusiasm of all the people who make Edinburgh’s festivals. Throughout August we have celebrated the spark that still burns bright with a series of world-class artistic interventions. Many of these are still available to enjoy here and on our YouTube channel for a limited time.

View some highlights from the programme

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Chamber Music Soundscapes: Paul Lewis & Members of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. To celebrate the 250th anniversary of the composer’s birth, one of today’s most eminent Beethoven interpreters offers International Festival audiences the opportunity to hear his Fantasy Op. 77 and Fourth Piano Concerto with members of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. 


My Light Shines On: Ghost Light by Hope Dickson Leach. Ghost Light is a love letter from the National Theatre of Scotland, evoking moments from Scottish theatrical performances past, present and future with works from writers including J.M. Barrie, David Greig, Rona Munro and Jackie Kay, and original composition by Patricia Panther.

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