Edinburgh International Festival: My Light Shines On Series

The lights of the Festival City burn bright in a spectacular celebration of artists, audiences and Edinburgh’s enduring spirit.

Edinburgh International Festival: My Light Shines On Series

About Edinburgh International Festival: My Light Shines On Series

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A Celebration of the Festival City
The lights of the Festival City burn bright in a spectacular celebration of artists, audiences and Edinburgh’s enduring spirit.

Ghost Light by Hope Dickson Leach - National Theatre of Scotland
National Theatre of Scotland performs a poetic tribute to the art of theatre-making on an empty stage at the Festival Theatre.

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2 with SCO & Paul Lewis - Scottish Chamber Orchestra
One of the world’s finest Beethoven interpreters celebrates the 250th anniversary of the composer’s birth with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Mahler & Lieder with RSNO & Karen Cargill - Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Scottish mezzo soprano Karen Cargill joins the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and Thomas Søndergård for an uplifting programme of Mahler.

The Telephone by Gian Carlo Menotti - Scottish Opera
Stuart Stratford conducts soloists Soraya Mafi and Jonathan McGovern in Gian Carlo Menotti’s comic opera The Telephone.

An Evening with Scottish Ballet - Scottish Ballet
Scottish Ballet present a programme of new and existing recorded works, celebrating the unique breadth of their vision.

Honeyblood
Glasgow’s slacker-rock legend Honeyblood performs an intimate set for film at Leith Theatre.

Breabach
One of Scotland’s most imaginative contemporary folk groups perform a high energy set of traditional songs and original compositions, recorded at Leith Theatre.  

Aidan O’Rourke, Rachel Sermanni, Bashir Saade, Graeme Stephen, Brìghde Chaimbeul
Aidan O’Rourke hosts a gathering of world-class folk and jazz musicians recorded in the round at Leith Theatre.

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