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Has the Edinburgh Festival Fringe become too commercial?

Some performers believe the festival has become a victim of its own success.

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    Critics say that one of the world's biggest arts festivals is becoming too commercial - and too expensive to participate in.

    Today, thousands of performing artists show every year at Edinburgh Fringe, up from a few acts when it started over 70 years ago.

     

    Al Jazeera's Neave Barker reports from the Scottish capital.


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