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Venue: Edinburgh Festival Theatre

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United Kingdom
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EdinburghTosca

© Mark Hamilton
Puccini: Tosca
Stuart Stratford; Anthony Besch; Scottish Opera; Peter Rice; Jonathan Cocker; The Orchestra of Scottish Opera

EdinburghDementia friendly version of Tosca

© Mark Hamilton
Puccini: Tosca
Anthony Besch; Scottish Opera; Peter Rice; Jonathan Cocker; The Orchestra of Scottish Opera

EdinburghNixon in China

Nixon in China
Adams: Nixon in China
Joana Carneiro; John Fulljames; Scottish Opera; Dick Bird; Hye-Youn Lee; Julia Sporsén

EdinburghA Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Stuart Stratford; Dominic Hill; Scottish Opera; Tom Piper; Trevor Bowes; David Shipley

EdinburghThe Gondoliers

The Gondoliers
Sullivan: The Gondoliers
Derek Clark; Stuart Maunder; Scottish Opera; James Hendry; Dick Bird; Ellie Laugharne

EdinburghUtopia, LimitedIn concert

Utopia, Limited
Sullivan: Utopia, Limited
Derek Clark; Stuart Maunder; Scottish Opera; Dick Bird; Charlie Drummond; Ellie Laugharne

EdinburghScottish Ballet: The Snow Queen

Rimsky-Korsakov: The Snow Queen
Christopher Hampson; Scottish Ballet; Scottish Ballet Orchestra
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Richard Alston Dance Company's Final Edition

Nicholas Shikkis and Elly Braund in Voices and Light Footsteps © Chris Nash
It is sad that Final Edition will be Richard Alston dance company's final tour, but it is a fantastic production to leave us with.
****1
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Asmik Grigorian wows as Tatyana in Komische Oper Eugene Onegin

Asmik Grigorian (Tatyana) © Ryan Buchanan

Barrie Kosky’s visually stunning and very finely sung Eugene Onegin from Komische Oper reaches Edinburgh, a triumphant showcase for soprano Asmik Grigorian.

****1
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Scottish Ballet's Cinderella lights up Edinburgh

Roses in Scottish Ballet's Cinderella © Andy Ross
A welcome revival of Christopher Hampson's imaginative reworking of this perennial fairy tale 
***11
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Bourne’s Swan lake revival will have audiences flocking to it

© Johan Persson
Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake was controversial twenty-three years ago. These days it seems pretty tame - but the swans aren't!
****1
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La Cenerentola in Edinburgh: comic direction to savour

Taylor Stayton, Nikolay Borchev, Michèle Losier, Renato Girolami © Xavi Montojo
Herheim pulls us in unexpected directions, makes us laugh and makes us think as we enjoy fine Rossinian music and singing in Opéra de Lyon's production.
****1
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Wayne McGregor's Autobiography at the Edinburgh Festival

Autobiography © Ryan Buchanan
At Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre, Wayne McGregor explores what it means to have a life story in Autobiography for the Edinburgh International Festival.
***11
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Tales from the Stave: Barbiere at EIF

Guillaume Andrieux (Figaro) © Ryan Buchanan
Laurent Pelly’s elegant musical stave production of Il barbiere di Siviglia, from the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, charms and delights at the Edinburgh International Festival.
****1
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Nixon's Little Mermaid is a Masterpiece

Abigail Prudames (Marilla) and artists of Northern Ballet in Nixon's The Little Mermaid © Emma Kauldhar
A fantastic score, wonderful costumes, brilliant dancing and stunning choreography coalesce beautifully in David Nixon’s magical The Little Mermaid for Northern Ballet.
*****
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