Edinburgh Festivals

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Fringe show Buzz at Summerhall is inspired by the story of astronaut Buzz Aldrin, pictured. PIC: NASA/PA Wire

All the Moon’s a stage at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe

How do you set a play on the moon? Answer: you don’t – you set it on Earth. Today, it is 50 years since Apollo 11 lifted off from the Kennedy Space Centre on a mission that would change humanity’s view of itself, but when theatre-makers consider the moon, they tend to leave the lunar landscape to cinema and sci-fi literature.

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The Edinburgh Festival Carnival parade will be on Sunday, July 14. Picture: Contributed

Everything you need to know about Edinburgh Festival Carnival

Marking the start of this year’s festival season, more than 800 energetic performers donning flamboyant outfits from around the world will bring the rhythm and celebrations to the heart of the Capital during the Edinburgh Festival Carnival.

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Win VIP passes to the Edinburgh Festival Carnival concerts

Marking the start of this year’s festival season, more than 800 energetic performers donning flamboyant outfits from around the world will bring the rhythm and celebrations to the heart of the Capital for the Edinburgh Festival Carnival.

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