Archive for March, 2009

Contract signed, Mareel construction can begin

Posted by on March 31st, 2009 Comments Off
Media release: The Board of Shetland Arts Development Agency has today announced that construction on Shetland’s new Music, Cinema and Education venue will start in a matter of weeks. The announcement follows the conclusion of a range of minor land acquisition issues and the signing of the contract with DITT Construction Ltd to build Mareel.… Read the rest...

YUF Theatre Shetland Perform Blackout

Posted by on March 21st, 2009 No Comments
Media release: A major theatre event is being performed in Yell tonight and tomorrow night. The members of Shetland Youth Theatre are combining with those from YUF Theatre Shetland to perform Blackout by Glasgow writer Davey Anderson. The production is being performed as part of New Connections the celebration of youth theatre organised by the… Read the rest...

Shetland Young Promoters Group ‘Variety Night’ Fundraising Concert

Posted by on March 16th, 2009 No Comments
Media release: Shetland Young Promoter’s Group (SYPG) will hold a fund-raising ‘Variety Night’ in the South Nesting Public Hall on Saturday the 11th of April. The event will allow the SYPG to further work of promoting young musicians and bands, and giving the youth of Shetland greater access to well produced music events. The evening,… Read the rest...

Reaching Across – Jennifer Talbot exhibition

Posted by on March 13th, 2009 No Comments
Media release: Textiles take over Shetland Arts’ Bonhoga Gallery with the new exhibition, entitled Reaching Across by Cambridge based artist Jennifer Talbot, previewing on Friday 20 March at 7.30 pm and running until 19 April 2009. Everyone is welcome to attend the opening and meet the artist. Jennifer Talbot was born in Tanzania, brought up… Read the rest...