Video - Fringe's Shona McCarthy
As Edinburgh's Festivals celebrate the 70th anniversary of the festival city, we thought it would be great to hear from the people who put these incredible events together - the festival directors and producers.
In our latest video, here's Shona McCarthy, Chief Executive of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe (4-28 August 2017), telling us all about the Festival, why festivals are important, and what it's like to work with the other festivals.
...they are a meeting place for artists and for audiences. They're a place where conversations can happen through art, where difficult conversations can happen, and places of creativity and bringing people together....
In early 2017 we launched a range of videos featuring the directors and producers of Edinburgh's major festivals. These include:
Science Festival | Military Tattoo | Jazz & Blues Festival | Art Festival | Storytelling Festival | International Festival | Fringe | Children's Festival | Book Festival | Film Festival | Edinburgh's Hogmanay
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe runs from 4-28 August 2017. More information about the Festival.
Throughout 2017, we are celebrating the 70th anniversary of Edinburgh's Festivals. Find out more about the 70th anniversary.
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