Archive for May, 2010

Swedish Ethno Camp opportunity for young folk musicians

Posted by on May 31st, 2010 No Comments

Organisers of the annual Ethno World Music Camp in Sweden have kindly offered free places to four young musicians from Shetland.
The ten-day event comprises workshops, seminars, concerts and social events, culminating in a showcase performance at the famous outdoor folk culture museum Skansen, Stockholm. The camp is based in Rättvik, a town 300 km…

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Who Cares?

Posted by on May 31st, 2010 No Comments

The Westside Players are performing their latest production next week in Walls.  ‘Who Cares?’ is the result of a three way partnership between the theatre group, Shetland Arts and The Shetland Mental Health team.
The project started with a meeting last year when the drama group indicated to the Mental Health Team that they would…

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Portage: Crossing Points Mini Site

Posted by on May 28th, 2010 No Comments

Follow tweets from visitors online and live from Bonhoga Gallery along with the latest videos from the first of the three Portage exhibitions this year, Portage: Crossing Points. Public Opening Friday 28 May, 7.30pm – 9.00pm.
The mini site can be found here:  Portage: Crossing Points Mini Site
And press release for more information: Digital …

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Kevin Bridges at the Garrison Theatre

Posted by on May 27th, 2010 4 Comments

IN RESPONSE TO THE HIGH DEMAND FOR TICKETS, SHETLAND ARTS ARE CURRENTLY IN DISCUSSION WITH OFF THE KERB PRODUCTIONS ABOUT MOVING THE GIG TO A DIFFERENT VENUE. WE WILL PUBLISH FURTHER INFORMATION AS SOON AS WE CAN CONFIRM IT.
Off The Kerb and Shetland Arts are delighted to announce that the Scottish stand-up comedian Kevin…

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Everyone’s a critic……..

Posted by on May 26th, 2010 No Comments

Shetland Film Critic of the Year Competition
Do you have strong opinions about films? Would you like to share them? As Mareel steadily rises from the ground Shetland Arts is looking for the best local reviewers who can get across what a film means to them in an entertaining and engaging way. Whether you want…

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