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Preview: EIF Classical Music Programme

Incoming director Fergus Linehan announces a full-blooded, though less than exploratory, programme of classical music for this year’s Edinburgh International Festival


Interview: Nicola Jo Cully

Emma Hay talks to the actress about Nutshell Theatre’s site-specific piece Thread, dealing with dementia, sexuality and the long-gone 50s.


Interview: Rona Munro

Rona Munro on how far female playwriting has come over the last 30 years ahead of a new adaptation of Iron at the Traverse.


Streetcar: Stage and Screen

A look back over Elia Kazan’s classic 1951 film version at the Filmhouse as Scottish Ballet prepare a dance adaptation of Streetcar.


Interview: Orla O’Loughlin

Recently appointed Traverse AD, Orla O’Loughlin, tells us what her outlook is for the Traverse’s programmes and directives.


Preview: For Once

Newly appointed AD Orla O’Loughlin tackles Tim Price’s text on loss and giref at the Traverse this April.


Interview: Simon Hart

This year’s Manipulate Festival boosts its cinematic programme; artistic director Simon Hart spoke to us about the schedule.


Interview: Alison Peebles

Alison Peebles chats to us on the oral culture of music ahead of Dogstar’s production of The Captain’s Collection, one of the company’s earliest creations.


Interview: Jo Clifford

Exhilarating interview with Jo Clifford on the free-market and capitalism ahead of her newly commissioned work for the Traverse.


Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival

EMFF is back, giving outdoor enthusiasts of all ages, backgrounds and disciplines the chance to enjoy Scotland’s beautiful scenery, without having to leave the city.

Snow A Hoy!

Snow. We thought it was over but here it comes again. Jill’s rant.