Edinburgh International Festival

Edinburgh awards 2015 - Who won what?
Our round-up of some of the theatre awards given out during last month's festival
Murmel Murmel (King's Theatre, Edinburgh)
The Edinburgh International Festival closes with a surreally entertaining German comedy
The Magic Flute (Festival Theatre, Edinburgh)
Following their hit Golem, 1927 return to Edinburgh with a "non-stop visual treat to accompany Mozart's strange fairytale"
Test your theatre knowledge: The Edinburgh Festivals
Do you know your Gilded Balloon from your Underbelly?
887 (Edinburgh International Conference Centre)
'A beguiling show, full of ultra-pleasing theatricality'
Michael Coveney: Cumberbatch gets camera shy, searching for Sylvie
'Even in this festival cocoon, the talk is of Bendy's Hamlet and the absurd goings-on at the Barbican'
The Encounter (Edinburgh International Conference Centre)
Directed and performed by Simon McBurney, Complicite's new production traces a lost photographer's journey into the depths of the Amazon rainforest
The Harmonium Project (Festival Square, Edinburgh)
The EIF kicked off on Friday with a late-night performance of John Adams's choral work ''Harmonium"
Edinburgh Fringe vs EIF: Which is better?
Our critics Matt Trueman and Michael Coveney put forward their arguments for Edinburgh's two major festivals