Archive for February, 2011

Take One Action – world changing cinema on 4th and 5th March

Posted by on February 28th, 2011 No Comments

Nelson Mandela once said that the film Cry Freedom had done more to tell the world about apartheid in South Africa than all his years in prison. This week sees Scotland’s Take One Action Film Festival Tour continue that theme as it brings the best international cinema that celebrates “the people and movies that are…

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Looney Tunes animation workshop & jazz concert – Sat 5 March

Posted by on February 23rd, 2011 No Comments

A unique jazz and cartoon film project will take place in Shetalnd at the beginning of March. The Stu Brown Sextet from Glasgow have exclusive rights to play the music of Ray Simpson. Now, Cole Porter you may have heard of, Rogers and Hart you may have heard of, but Ray Simpson! Well, you may…

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Shetland Young Promoters Group AGM – Sat 26 Feb

Posted by on February 23rd, 2011 No Comments

Shetland Young Promoters Group will be having their AGM at Islesburgh Community Centre from 2 to 4 pm on Saturday 26th February.
SYPG is an initiative led by Shetland Arts and Shetland Youth Services to give young people the chance to learn about music event management and promotion through practical experience, and provide young up-and-coming…

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Belly Dancing comes to the Garrison

Posted by on February 17th, 2011 No Comments

Shetland Arts is proud to present Azafran, an evening of Belly Dancing with Rocio Bolanos.  She will be performing at the Garrison theatre on Friday 18th February at 7.30.
Rocio is an experienced Belly dancer having danced professionally for over 13 years and has performed across Spain, the UK, Italy and Germany.  She has also…

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Royal Photographic Society 153rd International Print Exhibition

Posted by on February 7th, 2011 No Comments

The 2011 Bonhoga Exhibition Programme is off to a flying start with the Royal Photographic Society’s 153rd International Print Exhibition.  From 29th January to 20th March every floor of the gallery including the café will be filled with over 120 prints by photographers from all over the world.
The exhibition which tours the UK showcases

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