Archive for October, 2011

Discovery Films for young people

Posted by on October 25th, 2011 No Comments
Discovery Festival Films in Shetland The Discovery International Film Festival for Young People will visit Shetland with two public screenings at the beginning of November, thanks to a partnership between Shetland Film Club and Shetland Arts. Hailed by Creative Scotland as Scotland’s leading youth film festival, Discovery Film Festival is thriving in its 8th year.… Read the rest...

Rocktober and Band Camp youth music events

Posted by on October 19th, 2011 1 Comment
Media Release From Shetland Young Promoters Group: The Shetland Young Promoters Group, in conjunction with SIC Youth Services and Shetland Arts’ ‘Band Camp’ project, is hosting ‘Rocktober’ – a gig featuring both some of Shetland’s best young bands and previously unheard collaborations created at the Band Camp event. The gig will take place on Saturday… Read the rest...

Svara-Kanti opens Peerie Willie Guitar Season

Posted by on October 6th, 2011 No Comments
The first concerts in this year’s Peerie Willie Guitar Season will feature guitarist Simon Thacker leading the Svara Kanti ensemble at concerts in Bigton Hall on Friday 14th October and the Garrison Theatre on Saturday 15th. There will also be a free masterclass where people can learn about the group’s music and instruments in the… Read the rest...

Wordplay/Screenplay Competition winners!

Posted by on October 6th, 2011 No Comments
The winners of the ‘I’m Sure I Know That Face….’ competition at Wordplay/Screenplay last month are: Laura Whittall, Kimberly Patterson, Joanne Adamson, Linda Fox, and The Smith Family, Maywick All these eagle-eyed winners get 4 free tickets to any Shetland Arts’ film screenings between now and the 31st December 2011.   Happy viewing! (The correct answers… Read the rest...