CATS to come to Shetland
Posted by Lisa Ward on April 22nd, 2014
Kirkwall Operatic Society in association with Shetland Arts presents an amateur production by arrangement with The Really Useful Group…
11 – 13 July 2014 @ The Garrison Theatre, Lerwick
Music by Andrew Lloyd Weber. Based on ‘Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats’ by T.S. Eliot
Shetland Arts and Kirkwall Amateur Operatic Society (KAOS) are happy… Read the rest...
Time to Shine Shetland – Youth Arts Strategy
Posted by Bryan Peterson on January 31st, 2014
Time to Shine is a new opportunity for young people in all parts of Shetland to really get involved in the arts activities they want. Time to Shine is being launched by Creative Scotland. Shetland Arts is working with Shetland Islands Council’s Creative Links and Youth Services to make this happen in Shetland. Young people… Read the rest...
International Art Haul relates to Shetland show
Posted by Lisa Ward on November 5th, 2013
Entartet – created by Kai Fischer in association with Vanishing Point Theatre Company and CCA Glasgow, presented at Bonhoga by Shetland Arts.
In a bizarre twist of fate, the news this week that German police have recovered 1,500 modernist artworks confiscated as “degenerate art” by the Nazis or taken from Jewish collectors in the 1930s… Read the rest...
Kai Fischer’s thought-provoking Entartet to be staged at Bonhoga
Posted by Lisa Ward on October 23rd, 2013
“Mercifully, we still live in a society where varying views about artistic excellence can flourish… Fischer’s important and disturbing installation reminds us of how fragile that freedom can be.” - Joyce McMillan
Kai Fischer’s powerful performance and installation piece, inspired by the 1937 exhibition in Munich of Degenerate Art, will be presented at Bonhoga Gallery… Read the rest...
Fiddle Frenzy 2013 details announced
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 2nd, 2013
Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the full details for this year’s Fiddle Frenzy
, including this year’s tutors, Fiddle Frenzy Fringe classes, Fiddle Frenzy tours, and Festival Club hours.
The fiddle tutors this year are Jenna and Bethany Reid (who are also curating the Festival), Lois Nicol, Kirsten Hendry, Margaret Scollay, Pauleen Wiseman, and… Read the rest...