Renowned actors in city

TWO respected actors will appear in the orchestral performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Usher Hall this summer as part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Maureen Beattie makes her festival debut while Jimmy Yuill returns following his critically acclaimed performance in The Testament of Cresseid in 2009.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream is just one of 23 concerts taking place at the Usher Hall throughout the festival, with world leading orchestras, conductors and soloists.

The production takes to the stage on August 13 from 8pm.