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Get ready for the programme reveal

It’s almost time to announce the 2019 International Festival programme so here are some handy tips to get you ready for the big reveal.

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Looking forward to the 2019 launch

The 2019 International Festival programme will be revealed on Wednesday 27 March, get ready for more memorable moments.

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The 2018 International Festival comes to an end

The 2018 International Festival comes to an end after 2,800 artists from 60 nations performed in 85 productions across 180 performances.

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The Meaning Behind The Movements: Programme Notes for Five Telegrams

Discover what this year's International Festival Aberdeen Standard Investments Opening Event is all about, and how it conveys concepts of communication in the First World War.

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48 hours at the International Festival

Let’s imagine what your first 48 hours at the International Festival could look like this August. Ready? Steady? Go!

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Make the most of your first trip to the International Festival

Not sure where to begin planning your first visit to the International Festival? We’ve put together some handy tips to help you get started

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Edinburgh International Festival Announce Residency in Leith Academy

The International Festival is delighted to announce a new partnership with Edinburgh secondary school Leith Academy, after the success of its residency with Castlebrae Community High School.

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Top tips for the programme launch

Get ready! The 2018 programme will be revealed during the evening of Wednesday 14 March.

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James Hutton and the History of Deep Time

Read this cartoon to help you understand more about James Hutton and the theory of deep time.

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Ten Great Reasons to come to the International Festival this August

With just one month to go until the Edinburgh International Festival, we're sharing ten of the best reasons for you to join us in Edinburgh this August.

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Welcome to the Edinburgh International Festival Media Office.

Here you have access to materials to support coverage of the International Festival.

For any queries, interview and review requests, please contact us on +44 (0)131 473 2020 or press@eif.co.uk