Archive for October, 2010

Mareel brand taking shape

Posted by on October 28th, 2010 No Comments

Shetland Arts has been working with a London based company called Make Happy to develop the Mareel brand identity for online, print and physically in the building. Early on we decided that Jono Sandilands (Shetland Arts’ Graphic Designer) should be closely involved in the development of the brand and that we would use this opportunity…

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Christmas card competition winners

Posted by on October 27th, 2010 1 Comment

The response to Shetland Arts’ competition to design a Christmas card was enormous, with over 330 entries from Unst to Fair Isle filling the organisation’s offices and making the judging process incredibly difficult. Competition organiser Jane Matthews said, ‘we were totally overwhelmed by the fantastic response and the creativity of Shetland’s young people. What a…

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Big Band Project October dates – notes to participants

Posted by on October 18th, 2010 No Comments

The next Harris Playfair Big Band Project workshops and performance will be taking place at the following times and locations:
Workshops (Garrison Theatre, Lerwick – entry via stage door) These workshops are not open to the public – participation is by prior arrangement only

Thursday 21 Oct (5pm-9pm)
Friday 22 Oct (10am-3pm)
Saturday 23 Oct…

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John Etheridge – Peerie Willie Guitar Season – October dates

Posted by on October 13th, 2010 1 Comment

Lead guitar in 1970s and 80s rock fusion band Soft Machine, long term collaboration with Stéphane Grappelli (following in Django Reinhardt’s footsteps), duos with classical guitarist John Williams, founder of the Zappatistas dedicated to keeping alive the music of Frank Zappa and a long and distinguished career as a leading jazz guitarist are just some…

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4 stars for Break-dancing Show Coming to the Garrison

Posted by on October 8th, 2010 No Comments

Leading break-dancer Tony Mills has recieved a 4 star review in the Herald for his show, coming to the Garrison on Wednesday 13th October at 7.30pm.  Tickets are still availiable and are £10/£6 from Shetland Box Office 01595 743843. Download poster for more details.…
While he is Shetland Tony Mills will also be runing a

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