For half an hour Sarah Connolly CBE entranced us as she sung six of Alma Mahler's lieder, German romantic songs.
Premiered off Broadway in 2002, "The Last Five Years" by Jason Robert Brown covers the all American, tragic-romantic territory beloved by Woody Allen, about Jamie Wellerstein, a talented young Jewish
A group of con-artists, pimps, prostitutes and cuckolds come blinking into the light after 400 years.
With a hearty Edinburgh reception, Sir Vincent (Vince) Cable took his seat with Phil Harding who was in the chair for this session.
Ruby Wax came into the auditorium to resounding applause and clearly revelled in the very supportive welcome that she received.
The former Veterinary school Anatomy Lecture theatre at Summerhall is preserved as it was -a highly raked auditorium of wooden benches with writing desks, an old sink in the corner and blackboards on
Tom Devine, doyen of Scottish historians, was at the Edinburgh International Book Festival to talk about his most recent work, ‘Independence or Union: Scotland's Past and Scotland's Present’.
Michael Harris has been Organist and Master of the Music of St Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh since 1996 whilst his wife, Brigitte, is Director of Music at St Andrew’s and St George’s West.
Ruth Dudley Edwards appeared at the Edinburgh International Book Festival to promote ‘The Seven; The Lives and Legacies of the Founding Fathers of the Irish Republic’ in the centenary year of what is
Obviously well known to British audiences, Erica Jong was joined stage by Ruth Wishart who acted as chair for this session.