Edinburgh International Festival

Matthew Tucker

Steamy Skype Affairs And Galactic Mass Migration: Edinburgh Redefines The Stage

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Tucker | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

A stage, an audience and a performance – the simplicity of traditional theatre is changing, according to Christopher Baugh, Professor of Theatre at ...

Matthew Tucker

Shakespeare Meets Heavy Metal

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Tucker | Posted 24.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

We know Shakespeare was an enlightened man of the world, but did he like to rock? Beijing People’s Art Theatre certainly think so – the art...

My Pride at 'Chinese Shakespeare' Taking Edinburgh by Storm And What It Says About East Meets West in the Modern Age

Lady Linda Wong Davies | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Lady Linda Wong Davies

Performed in Mandarin and featuring two of China's leading heavy-metal bands (Miserable Faith and Suffocated) representing the rioting Roman crowds, Coriolanus is nothing if not a provocative night of theatre. Of course, everyone involved is delighted that the show has sold out twice at Edinburgh leading to a surge of extra ticketing...

Beethoven In A Spaceship? It Can Only Be The Edinburgh Festival...

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Arts lovers can hear Beethoven in a spaceship and see Leonardo da Vinci take centre stage with modern technology at this year's Edinburgh Internationa...