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New roles for Peterson & Ritch

Posted by on April 23rd, 2015 No Comments
New roles for Peterson & Ritch Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the appointment of Bryan Peterson as Head of Creative Opportunities and Jonathan Ritch as Head of Production.  The appointments come as part of the ongoing restructuring process within the organisation. Both Bryan and Jonathan are established figures within Shetland’s creative community, and have been firm friends since first meeting… Read the rest...

Open Winners: Malakoff

Posted by on April 23rd, 2015 No Comments
Open Winners: Malakoff Opening at Bonhoga Gallery this Friday is an exhibition taking local marine engineering firm Malakoff Ltd. as its inspiration. The diverse range of work is by the four category winners of last year’s Shetland Open exhibition: Susan Timmins, Ana Arnett, Cheryl Jamieson and Fionn Arnett. Working with both financial and professional support from Shetland Arts… Read the rest...

Singer Songwriter Night launches seasonal showcase concerts

Posted by on March 19th, 2015 No Comments
Singer Songwriter Night launches seasonal showcase concerts Shetland Arts has announced that in addition to the monthly Singers & Songwriters’ Nights at Mareel, it will present three concerts throughout the year in the Mareel Auditorium showcasing some of the incredible talent the group has to offer. The first of this year’s concerts is on Sunday 19 April and stars Lisa Ward (as… Read the rest...

Bruce Molsky to play series of gigs in Baltasound, Muckle Roe & Mareel.

Posted by on March 11th, 2015 No Comments
Bruce Molsky to play series of gigs in Baltasound, Muckle Roe & Mareel. Bruce Molsky is returning to Shetland to play his much acclaimed solo show in the Baltasound Hall (15 May), Muckle Roe Hall (16 May) and Mareel (17 May). The gigs, presented by Shetland Arts in conjunction with Atlantic Edge Music Services, will be performed in collaboration with a number of local musicians and will continue… Read the rest...

Data from online survey on the future of theatre in Shetland released

Posted by on March 11th, 2015 No Comments
Data from online survey on the future of theatre in Shetland released The document contains the data collected during the recent SADA led online survey. We are circulating raw data as we feel it may prove useful to other theatre practitioners, organisations and funders in Shetland and beyond. We would like to thank everyone who took part. Shetland Arts Development Agency will be developing its response to… Read the rest...