Edinburgh is a Story

15 November 2022

Let’s learn about Edinburgh in a new way this November

Edinburgh International Festival, in partnership with Abrdn, are inviting you to discover artists from the 2022 International Festival.

The Queens Hall Mihaela Bodlovic(Image Copyright: Mihaela Bodlovic)

Experience intimate music sessions and concert highlights, all filmed at the festival this summer in venues across Edinburgh, for free, all from the comfort of your own home.

The series titled 'Edinburgh is a Story' features five short artistic films shot around Edinburgh. The films showcase some incredible dance, music and spoken word performances all about the culture of Edinburgh.  



Currently, there are three film chapters out already, with the rest being published throughout the month of November. Start at the beginning with chapter one, here.


To end the series, all five short films will be released as one collective film on November 30th to mark St Andrew’s Day. Edinburgh International Festival are inviting audiences to watch the premiere with them live at home at 7pm.


upcoming 'Edinburgh is a story' Release Dates:

15 November at 4pm: Wayne Marshall – Edinburgh is a Story

29 November 4pm: Scottish Ballet – Edinburgh is a Story

30 November 7pm: Edinburgh is a Story – Full Film

Find out more information about this event here. 


From music & dance to science & storytelling Edinburgh has a festival for everyone. Discover more in our Guide to Edinburgh's Festivals >