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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.

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Honesty, Courage and Sappy Songs | The Comic

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

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The Glass Menagerie | The Comic

Delve into illustrator Graeme McNee's memories of John Tiffany's production of The Glass Menagerie.

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Natalia Osipova & Guests | The Comic

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

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monumental | The Comic

Read more about the monumental experience in comic form.

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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.

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Get to know ANOHNI

Get to know former lead singer of Antony and the Johnsons, the incomparable ANOHNI, who performs at this year's Edinburgh International Festival.

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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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Get to know Natalia Osipova

Learn a little more about multi-award winning classical ballerina Natalia Osipova ahead of her contemporary dance show, Natalia Osipova and Guests, at the International Festival.

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Get to know Daniil Trifonov

The young pianist performs in three concerts at this year's International Festival, all of which are bound to leave us breathless.

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Get to know James Thierrée

Learn a little more about the mesmerising James Thierrée ahead of his Edinburgh International Festival performance of The Toad Knew.

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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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