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Artistic Administrator/EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL - Edinburgh
Written by MiJobz 740707     October 31, 2013    
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Every August, the Edinburgh International Festival transforms one of the world's most beautiful cities, presenting three exhilarating weeks of the finest creators and performers from the worlds of the arts - for everyone.Edinburgh's six major theatres and concert halls, a few smaller venues and often some unconventional ones too, come alive with the best classical music, theatre, opera, dance and visual art from around the globe.

Career opportunitieas at Edinburgh International Festival

The atmosphere in the city is something special. The Daily Telegraph said - ‘not just the most thrilling, beguiling, preposterously enjoyable place on Earth; it is also wonderfully addictive.' Or as The Spectator suggested, ‘you can sleep in September'.Outside the buzz of those three weeks the Festival has a year-round programme of education and outreach work, aimed at all ages from primary school pupils to adults.

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United Kingdom

Services Offered

Services Offered
• The Edinburgh International Festival has been connecting audiences and artists for over sixty years.
• Founded in 1947, the Festival grew out of the rubble of the Second World War with the aim of providing 'a platform for the flowering of the human spirit'.
• This belief in the power of the arts to nurture and transform lies at the heart of the Festival's mission today.
• The Festival inspired people to put on shows of their own right from the start, and these grew into the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
• Since then more festivals have grown up around it in August and early September, as well as at other times of year. There are now 12 major annual festivals in Edinburgh, the Festival City.
• The Edinburgh International Festival was the first of its kind.
• Today there are major festivals around the world modeled on the Edinburgh International Festival and the extraordinary experiences it creates for both audiences and artists.

Salary Offered

Salary Offered
Circa £35,000

Qualifications & Experience Required

Qualifications & Experience
• It is anticipated that the successful applicant will have a background working in a festival, music venue, opera house, orchestra, ensemble or as an agent, and will have a detailed knowledge of the classical music repertoire.

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