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Shetland Youth Theatre presents Ubu Roi

Posted by on August 27th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced that the Shetland Youth Theatre production of Alfred Jarry’s Ubu Roi (King Ubu) is to be performed from 9 to 11 September. The show was originally scheduled to take place in June but rehearsals clashed with other demands on the young performers, leading to the postponing of the original production. Now,… Read the rest...

Theatre group invites you to join their ‘Mad 12 Hours’

Posted by on June 9th, 2014 No Comments
At 9am on Sunday 29 June, Stomping Ground & Shetland Arts will open the doors of the Garrison Theatre to anyone aged 16+ to come together and create a brand new piece of theatre, all in the space of 12 hours. As part of Mad 12 Hours, participants will work with John Haswell and Sian… Read the rest...

Shetland Youth Theatre to perform Ubu Roi in Lerwick play-park this month

Posted by on June 3rd, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Youth Theatre has announced that it is to perform one of its most original productions to date: a version of Ubu Roi (King Ubu), written in 1896 by the French playwright Alfred Jarry, live in a play-park in Lerwick this month. The group has always embraced the challenge of performing in unusual venues and… Read the rest...

CATS to come to Shetland

Posted by on April 22nd, 2014 No Comments
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 on January 31st, 2014 No Comments
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...