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26/8/2011 Edinburgh Festival

Petroc Trelawny visits Edinburgh again and previews the penultimate weekend and the final week of the Festival.

On the programme, the director of One Thousand and One Nights Tim Supple joins Petroc live in the studio to discuss the European premiere of this production, which is performed in Arabic, English and French at the Edinburgh International Festival this year.

The Vlaamse Opera perform Rossini's Semiramide this week at the festival, conductor Alberto Zedda joins the programme live to discuss the production.

Acclaimed choreographer Jorma Elo talks about the world premiere of Kings 2 Ends with the Scottish Ballet, with music by Mozart and Steve Reich.

And Kath Mainland, Chief Executive of the Festival Fringe Society joins Petroc for a live interview.

With live music from the Kopelman Quartet, The Legendary Music of Rajasthan and the cast of Sondheim's Sunday in the Park with George.

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Fri 26 Aug 2011 16:30

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