Archive for September, 2011

Shetland Community Orchestra’s first concert on 1st October

Posted by on September 29th, 2011 1 Comment
The Shetland Community Orchestra will be performing their first concert on Saturday 1st October at St Columba’s Kirk in Lerwick. Following initial planning by a small steering committee, the Orchestra was officially launched earlier this year, aided by funding from Scotland’s Islands and Shetland Arts. This will be the first of two concerts planned within… Read the rest...

Blowup – dance workshops

Posted by on September 21st, 2011 No Comments
Blowup - dance workshops As part of  ‘Blowup’ the forthcoming exhibition at the Bonhoga Gallery Shetland Arts is offering the opportunity for adults to take part in dance workshops. ‘Blowup’ is an interactive performance environment designed for choreographed performances and public interaction.  The work consists of two large video projections in which video imagery of the performers or viewers… Read the rest...

Listen with Others this Saturday 24th

Posted by on September 21st, 2011 No Comments
Janice Armstrong will be reading from her latest book A Midsummer Foy at Bonhoga this Saturday (24th September) from 11-11.30am. Children and their grown ups are very welcome, it’s free and there’s no booking required, just come along and enjoy a brilliant story with brilliant illustrations while surounded by the wonderful work in the gallery.… Read the rest...

Mami Shikimori and Masayuki Kino recital on Thurs 22nd

Posted by on September 20th, 2011 No Comments
Mami Shikimori and Masayuki Kino recital on Thurs 22nd Classical music enthusiasts are in for a treat this week as pianist Mami Shikimori and Master Violinist Masayuki Kino return to Shetland to perform a programme of works, including Kreisler, Falla, Khachaturian and Wieniawski. The concert will take place in the Lerwick Town Hall at 7.30pm on Thursday 22nd September. Violinist Masayuki Kino has had… Read the rest...

Listen with Others this Saturday 17th

Posted by on September 15th, 2011 No Comments
Listen with Others this Saturday 17th  Stories by Julia Donaldson will be read in the gallery between 3 and 3.30pm this Saturday (17th September). Come along and hear some classic tales…… Read the rest...

Handmade Graphic Design Nightclass

Posted by on September 7th, 2011 No Comments
Handmade Graphic Design Nightclass Handmade Graphic Design With Jono Sandilands Adult Learning course supported by Shetland Arts. In this course you will explore handmade elements to produce eye catching solutions to design problems. Learn about research, layout, typography and printing. Learners will work to set project briefs during the course – prioritizing handmade elements but utilizing computer skills where… Read the rest...

Listen with Others this Sunday 11th Sept

Posted by on September 7th, 2011 No Comments
Listen with Others this Sunday 11th Sept Jen Hadfield will be reading stories by Julia Donaldson between 2 and 2.30pm this Sunday in the gallery as part of The Illustrators exhibition. For children and their grown ups Bonhoga Gallery, free, no booking required.… Read the rest...