08/05/2011 06:56 pm ET Updated Oct 05, 2011

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival Kicks Off In Scotland (VIDEO)

The worlds largest art festival, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe (The Fringe) kicked off today in Scotland, and as usual, theater lovers are everywhere. In 2009, The Fringe was reported as having "a record-breaking 2,098 different shows giving a total of 34,265 performances in 265 venues." See what The Fringe veterans have to say about the festival, in the video below from BBC news.