Fergus Linehan: 'I want people to know what the Edinbugh International Festival stands for'
The new EIF director tells Michael Coveney about his inaugural programme and vision for the festival's future
Edinburgh International Festival exceeds £3million in ticket sales
By Editorial Staff
This year's festival was the last for outgoing artistic director Jonathan Mills
Michael Coveney: Edinburgh Fringe whinges, moans and memories
'It's all a terrible tumult, but a tumult never worth missing'
Michael Coveney at Edinburgh: Festival stunned by Ian Bostridge and a death camp masterpiece
Our chief critic continues his exploration of this year's record-breaking EIF
Rona Munro's James Plays reign at Edinburgh
By Rebecca Donn
'These plays are more than a reaction to a referendum. They are an astonishing dramatic achievement.'
The James Plays (Edinburgh International Festival)
Rona Munro's epic trilogy premieres at the EIF ahead of its London transfer
Jonathan Mills announces final EIF programme, themed around culture and conflict
Highlights of this year's Edinburgh International Festival include Rona Munro's epic historic trilogy The James Plays