A fiery guide to one of the most striking aspects of our festival – the fire!
We’re already famous for lighting up Edinburgh’s sky with torches and fireplay, but there is more to our use of fire than meets the eye.
Introducing our new group at Samhuinn Fire Festival, the explosive and formidable Obsidian.
An update from Tanya, GO of Torchbearers about recent rehearsal The thing with rehearsing in public places is that you suddenly become very interesting. You become a… Read more “Nothing attracts a crowd like a crowd”
This Samhuinn, Colin and Alison from Torchbearers are lighting the Neid Fire at the beginning of the festival. Colin shares the story behind this sacred spark… Our… Read more “The tradition of the Neid Fire”
David and Tanya from Torchbearers share some burny goodness from one of their Samhuinn rehearsals… Recognised by our black cloaks, leather gloves and signature scent Eau de… Read more “Torchbearer’s Lullaby (and some other fiery things)”
Heidi, Mark, Nicole and Richard from Photo Point captured these beautiful fiery moments at one of Last Light of Summer’s rehearsals. You can see more pictures in… Read more “A taste of fire to come”