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Sunday Aug 31 | Newsday

International festival's record haul

Organisers of this year's Edinburgh International Festival have revealed that ticket sales have passed the A 3m mark for the first time.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Sunday Herald

Inala Edinburgh Playhouse Run ended

As a student in the 1980s, one of my strongest early memories of the fusion of African music and Western culture wasn't Paul Simon's Graceland album, but the way in which Andy Kershaw's Lancastrian vowels made something completely new from the words "Ladysmith Black Mambazo".

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

50 unmissable autumn shows: theatre

Blood Brothers gets no less heartrending, regardless how many times you've see it.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Hispanic Business

Review: Dance: Inala Edinburgh Playhouse 32/40

For South African choir Ladysmith Black Mambazo , it's been a deliberate risk to collaborate on this dance-theatre production with the composer .

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Sunday Herald

African chants in spirited performance

It SAYS much about the blueprint Joseph Shabalala created for Ladysmith Black Mambazo and the way in which this wonderful choir has evolved that new members have arrived and older ones retired over time and yet the sound of voices blending like vapours intermingling has remained its trademark.

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WireNews+Co

Cultural Leaders Welcomed To The Scottish Parliament For The Edinburgh International Culture Summit

Cultural leaders representing over 30 countries from across the world will today gather at the Scottish Parliament for the opening day of the Edinburgh International Culture Summit.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Hispanic Business

Movers and shakers: dance goes global at the Edinburgh fringe

The rest of this year's dance has an equally international spread, with a new work from Gnosis , the 2009 piece that tracks his journey between classical kathak and contemporary dance.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

A Cappella News

How Ladysmith Black Mambazo turned into ballet dancers

Ladysmith Black Mambazo , the veteran South African singing group, have collaborated with half the known music world - everyone from Stevie Wonder to Dolly Parton to, most famously, Paul Simon on his classic 1988 album Graceland.

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Entertainment Magazine

Edinburgh International Festival opens in record breaking form

This year's Edinburgh International Festival has captured the imagination of audiences from over 70 nations and looks set to break previous ticket sales records.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Ely Standard

Grammy Award winners coming to Cambridge with innovative new show

Grammy-award winning group Ladysmith Black Mambazo are coming to the Cambridge Corn Exchange as part of a unique collaboration with multi award-winning choreographer Mark Baldwin.

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Related Topix: Folk, Arts, Ballet, Dance

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