English Plus Edinburgh Festival

Quickly improve your English while soaking up the festival atmosphere in the world’s leading festival city!

Improve your English and experience the Edinburgh Festival

Alongside your regular English Language Training sessions, we will focus on the city’s incredible arts scene to give you a fantastic cultural experience.

Understanding the festivals: Discover the different venues and festivals, with their varied history & architecture. You will even visit an iconic venue and see behind the scenes!

Literary genres: Learn the skills required to review a show and study famous British genres, from contemporary pop culture to great Shakespearian plays.

Guest workshops: To give you a real inside view, industry professionals will visit your class to run a session about their area of expertise – from producers and directors to performers.

Understanding performance: What does it take to write a script? Who is involved in staging a show? You will explore these themes & more in our performance and creativity workshops.

About this course

Our friendly teachers at every BSC college can help you improve your communication skills in an engaging, interactive way. Learn more about this course:

Course length2 weeks
Available inEdinburgh
Start date19 August 2024
Timetable30 lessons a week including 10 lessons of festival content, trips, and shows in the afternoon
Class sizeMaximum 14
Minimum age18 years
Regular lesson duration50 minutes

Study at BSC Edinburgh

At BSC Edinburgh, students enjoy modern classrooms, bright study areas and a comfortable common room. It’s the perfect location for spending time in Scotland’s beautiful capital while improving your English skills.

Our friendly team is here to give you all the support and advice you need to enjoy your time here, and get the most out of it that you possibly can.

Contact BSC

We are here Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm.