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In video: Edinburgh's festivals

Watch videos of the stories from Edinburgh's Festival season.

FRINGE TICKET SALES FALL

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Fringe director Jon Morgan on the fall in ticket sales

UNDRESSING DORIAN GRAY

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Extracts from Matthew Bourne's Dorian Gray

CLASS ENEMY

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A play at the Edinburgh festival about violent youth culture in 1970s London called Class Enemy has been adapted to post-war Sarajevo.

A STREET PERFORMER'S TALE

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Street entertainer Todd Various explains why he likes to take to Edinburgh's Royal mile during the Fringe every August.

CHILDREN OF KHMER

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Watch extracts from Children of the Khmer

AGE-BANDING OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS

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Writer Michael Morpurgo on why many authors are opposed to the plans

SOUND OF MUSICALS

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For the first time, the Edinburgh Fringe has a venue dedicated to musical theatre.

PALESTINIAN PLAY TRIBUTE

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Mahmoud Darwish's play is set in a hospital ward

THE ART OF BURLESQUE

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Performers in a modern burlesque show

FRINGE TICKET PROBLEMS

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The BBC's David Henderson reports on the Edinburgh Fringe's ticket problems

CAPOEIRA KNIGHTS

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Watch Capoeira Knights - one of The World's acts

ZAWOSE FAMILY

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The Zawose Family

THE ALUMINIUM SHOW

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A preview of the Aluminum Show

THE EDINBURGH TATTOO IN GLASGOW

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The Edinburgh Tattoo entertains Glasgow

POT NOODLE - THE MUSICAL

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Performers rehearse Pot Noodle The Musical

NEWS ON SHOW AT THE FRINGE

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David Sillito reports from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

TRACEY EMIN LOOKS BACK ON 20 YEARS

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Tracey Emin interviewed about the collection

BUSH JOKES TO BOW OUT

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Comedians tell their farewell jokes about George Bush

CURTAIN UP ON THE FRINGE

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The Edinburgh Fringe gets off to flying start despite ticket concerns

TICKETING WOES

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The BBC's Andrew Anderson reports on the Edinburgh Fringe's ticket woes

JAZZ FESTIVAL

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The Edinburgh Jazz and Blues festival launches the main festival season

ART FESTIVAL

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Preview of Sanford Wurmfeld's Cyclorama which features in the Edinburgh Art Festival




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