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What's On

First productions announced for the 2019 International Festival

Full programme will be revealed on Wednesday 27 March 2019

Ian Mckellen On Stage

Sir Ian McKellen

Scottish Ballet Presents The Crucible

Scottish Ballet’s The Crucible announced for 2019

Rite Of Spring

The Rite of Spring by Yang Liping

James McArdle

Peter Gynt

Explore some of the highlights from the 2018 Edinburgh International Festival

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Explore events from 2018

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The International Festival 2018 in videos

The International Festival in videos

Watch full performances from the 2018 International Festival

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Aberdeen Standard Investments Opening Event: Five Telegrams

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Akram Khan Company's Kadamati

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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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Francesca Hegyi OBE appointed as Executive Director of Edinburgh International Festival

Having previously studied and worked in Edinburgh, Francesca returns to the city to join the International Festival in February 2019.