Thursday 12 — Thursday 19 August 2004
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2 Top 20 Festival shows
4 Festival Insider heckles the sell~outs and sold—outs 6 Festival news round up. plus Matinee Idol cartoon
8 AL Kennedy's Festival View. plus Shows to Look Out For by John Fardell
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14 The Birthday Party Thanks to the Collective Gallery. Edinburgh‘s leading artist-run space. many of Scotland's artists have achieved international recognition. Now it's the Collective itself that's basking in the limelight.
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22 Lynne Franks Just because she was the 73 [lymim (My pig“ H m inspiration for Abso/ute/y Fabu/ous. don't imagine that ’ this PR legend is a ditzy airhead. Now Franks has moved on to a more spiritual plane. and she's talking
about it at the Book Festival.
30 Comedy and TV Why do comedians come to Edinburgh? Is it one of the world's greatest showcases tor stand—up. or are they just angling for a television show?
50 Che Guevara This year‘s Film Festival kicks off
with a movie about Che Guevara. Elsewhere in the Festival. Ricky Gervais has a comedy show. and artist Gavin Turk shows a series of prints (including our
cover). exploring and satirising Che's image. We look
at his rise from fighter to over-exploited icon. 5
68 Celestina How John Clifford translated a classic of Spanish theatre into riveting production for the British stage.
For 3 complete 12 2-for-1 tickets for Le Soulier de Satin - worth £30! ‘ fﬁ‘r‘édaj‘i’on 2-for-1 beer at T on the Fringe ! about non- I 12 Win tickets to see Alex Garland : Lima" I 12 Free tickets for Royal Bank Lates l Glasgow and l Edinburgh, #9 see regular irfk- The List's Festival issues have been sponsored by 4Life FM. a company bidding for Edinburgh's edition of new FM independent local radio licence. We'd like to thank them for their support. The List.