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

The War (Edinburgh International Festival)

A production from Russia marking the First World War centenary is a spectacular highlight of this year's EIF

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

Michael Gambon says memory loss caused Habit of Art withdrawal
Michael Gambon has revealed that problems with his memory caused him to withdraw from Alan Bennett's The Habit of Art in 2009
Coriolanus (EIF)
Pu Cunxin plays the title role in the Beijing People's Art Theatre production of Shakespeare's tragedy, at the Edinburgh Playhouse
Hamlet (EIF)
New York theatre company The Wooster Group re-imagines Shakespeare's classic tragedy for the 21st century