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Edinburgh International Festival Launches 14 March

The Edinburgh International Festival is getting ready to reveal the official 2018 programme on the evening of 14 March 2018.

The launch event will offer details of the programme, dates, times and venues for this year’s annual International Festival which as always, takes place during August. Public booking for all shows will open from 10am on Saturday, 24 March.  Tickets can be purchased at Hub Tickets based at the International Festival’s home, The Hub on the Royal Mile.

The Edinburgh International Festival is an unparalleled celebration of the performing arts and an annual meeting point for peoples of all nations. With a deep commitment to virtuosity and originality, it presents some of the finest performers and ensembles from the worlds of dance, opera, music and theatre for three weeks in August.

General Manager, Fi Morley comments: “As home to the International Festival, we work alongside the International Festival team to present some of the world’s best performances. In August things really pick up, as The Hub becomes the focal point for the city’s arts and culture activities.

“We are always busy at The Hub, with the Cafe Hub open all year round and events and weddings happening regularly in our superb event spaces.”

Over the course of the year, the International Festival team travels the world to bring together an unrivalled programme of the most exciting and creative artists working today. Together, they present unique collaborations, world premieres, and new interpretations on classic works, critically acclaimed productions and more – that thrill, move, excite and entertain audiences from around the world.