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Peter Gynt: Adapting an epic

The team behind Peter Gynt discuss the raucous reboot as we take a look behind-the-scenes...

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The Greeks

Two shows at this year’s International Festival re-examine the Greeks. We take a look at how they've been reworked for the 21st century audience.

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The search for The Secret River

A look at the history behind the book and giving voice to the Dharug language in the stage adaptation.

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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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National Theatre of Scotland join the 2019 programme with work by Jackie Kay

Red Dust Road, an adaptation of poet Jackie Kay’s memoir, will be premiered at the 2019 International Festival.

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Sir Ian McKellen returns to the International Festival

Sir Ian McKellen will return to the International Festival with a new production that celebrates his 80th birthday. Tickets on sale from March 2019.

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James McArdle returns to the International Festival in Peter Gynt

A major co-production with the National Theatre directed by Jonathan Kent and written by David Hare will be presented at the 2019 International Festival

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Seven times we got spooked at the International Festival

Halloween is just around the corner, so let's revisit a few productions at the International Festival that chilled us to the bone. Read on, if you dare…

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The International Festival 2018 in videos

Relive the International Festival 2018 with these snapshots captured throughout August.

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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 Young Herald Critics reviews

Students from Edinburgh's schools review the International Festival events they attended

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Weekend 1 reviews round up

A collection of reviews from the first weekend of the 2018 International Festival.