Standard Life Opening Event: Deep Time, 7 août 2016 22:30, Edinburgh International Festival
The first largest allocation of tickets has now all gone. There will be other opportunities to get tickets on Monday 1 August at 10am online, and a limited number of tickets available in person at The Hub, Castlehill on Saturday 6 August.
If you have tickets and can no longer attend, please let us know so that someone else can enjoy the event!
Be transfixed in awe and wonder — by mesmerising digital animation and the deep emotional impact of music by Mogwai.
Standard Life UK Opening Event: Deep Time will transport you through 350 million years of Edinburgh’s history. And it’ll show you Edinburgh’s iconic Castle as you’ve never seen it before.
This epic, outdoor, public artwork event forms the dazzling opening to 2016’s festival season, produced by Tony award-winning 59 Productions, creators of the acclaimed The Harmonium Project that launched the International Festival 2015.
Blending trailblazing technology, narrative drama and emotional storytelling, Standard Life UK Opening Event: Deep Time celebrates the wonders and beauties of the natural, the geological and the man-made, exploring the very foundations of Edinburgh itself.
Commissioned and produced by Edinburgh International Festival. Created by 59 Productions with music by Mogwai
In association with The University of Edinburgh and Edinburgh Castle
Projectors and Media Servers supplied by Blue-i Event Technology in partnership with MCL Create
Supported by Event Scotland