Edinburgh International Festival

Edinburgh International Festival exceeds £3million in ticket sales
By Editorial Staff · 2 Sep 2014

This year's festival was the last for outgoing artistic director Jonathan Mills

Catherine Love: My top theatre picks for September
By Catherine Love · 1 Sep 2014

Look out for Edinburgh transfers and the beginning of theatres' autumn seasons, as well as a range of touring work

Michael Coveney: Edinburgh Fringe whinges, moans and memories
By Michael Coveney · 21 Aug 2014

'It's all a terrible tumult, but a tumult never worth missing'

Minetti (Edinburgh International Festival)
By Michael Coveney · 18 Aug 2014

Peter Eyre is striking as the late German actor

Owen Wingrave (Edinburgh International Festival)
By Michael Coveney · 18 Aug 2014

Neil Bartlett's production of Britten's opera is timely and moving

Michael Coveney at Edinburgh: English domination, Scottish parades and anti-Israeli protests
By Michael Coveney · 11 Aug 2014

Our chief critic reflects on some major talking points of the festival so far

Michael Coveney: Power play at the Proms, festival fever in Edinburgh and Enniskillen, disaster in Eastbourne
By Michael Coveney · 31 Jul 2014

Looking at the BBC Proms, and further afield to the various festivals on offer in August

Jonathan Mills announces final EIF programme, themed around culture and conflict
By Theo Bosanquet · 18 Mar 2014

Highlights of this year's Edinburgh International Festival include Rona Munro's epic historic trilogy The James Plays

'A bloody disgrace': Liz Lochhead attacks National Theatre of Scotland and EIF
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Aug 2013
Scotland's national poet has spoken out against the country's National Theatre, which was founded in 2006, and the Edinburgh International Festival
Michael Gambon stars in Beckett's Eh Joe at Edinburgh International Festival
By Theo Bosanquet · 11 Jun 2013
Michael Gambon and Peter Egan will feature in two productions as part of the Beckett at the Festival season