Archive for August, 2010

Screenplay starts at The Garrison

Posted by on August 31st, 2010 No Comments

The first Garrison screenings for Screenplay get underway today with ‘Young at Heart’ at 2.00pm. A film about an inspirational group of senior citizens, you may find you need your hankie at the end!  This evening’s classic film is ‘An American in Paris’ with the sublime Gene Kelly, followed by a series of films about…

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Film fun up north

Posted by on August 30th, 2010 No Comments

The Fetlar audience provided a great start for Screenplay on Saturday night (and looked after our projectionist in a positively royal manner!).  Sunday saw us at North Haven Care centre showing ‘Simmer Dim’, a smashing piece of archive film about Shetland made by the Methodist Home Mission in the early 1950′s.  Residents, visitors staff and volunteers…

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Screenplay in Fetlar and North Roe

Posted by on August 28th, 2010 No Comments

Screenplay… 2010 starts tonight at Fetlar Community Hall with a screening of ‘Chicago’. Shetland Arts and Shetland Film Club have teamed up to offer screenings around the islands before the festival settles in to The Garrison Theatre next weekend. The theme of this year’s festival is ‘Making a Song and Dance’ so ‘Chicago’, with its

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Shetland Youth Theatre; Performance Images of ‘More Light’

Posted by on August 27th, 2010 3 Comments

Latest pictures Of the Youth Theatre’s latest production performed in their most amazing and ambitious venue to date – a 25 metre diameter fish tank!  Bryony Lavery’s ‘More Light’ is an unforgetable experience for both the company and the audience – wind, rain, sunshine, moonlight, midges and an intensely moving journey over an incredible 90 minutes.…

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Calling friendly dogs and their owners……

Posted by on August 26th, 2010 No Comments

We know this is a bizarre request but……..we are looking for half a dozen friendly canines and their owners to join us for a screening of Ken Wardrop’s 5 minute film, ‘Useless Dog’ at the Shetland Livestock Marts at Staney Hill at 11.00am on Thursday 2nd September. We hope this will be picked up by the…

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