Video - Children's Festival's Noel Jordan

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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 Noel Jordan, Festival Director of the Edinburgh International Children's Festival (27 May - 4 June 2017), telling us all about the Festival, why festivals are important, and what it's like to work with Edinburgh's other festivals.

...they're a unique time in a very busy calendar in all of our lives to stop, reflect, come together and celebrate as a community the unique aspects of what it is to be human... we congregate and jointly celebrate a very special time of the year...

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 International Children's Festival runs from 27 May - 4 June 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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