Data from online survey on the future of theatre in Shetland released
Posted by Lauren Doughton on March 11th, 2015
The above document contains the data collected during the recent SADA led online survey. We are circulating raw data as we feel it may prove useful to other theatre practitioners, organisations and funders in Shetland and beyond.
We would like to thank everyone who took part. Shetland Arts Development Agency will be developing its… Read the rest...
Artists and Performers invited to showcase their skills in Mareel Cafe Bar
Posted by Lauren Doughton on March 4th, 2015
Shetland Arts are delighted to announce the launch of two new platforms for local artists, practitioners and performers, Gutters’ Gaet Sessions and The Open Mic Café, to take place in Mareel. The events, designed to provide local people with a chance to develop their performance skills and showcase their artistic abilities, will be free to… Read the rest...
World Premier of Kai Fisher’s Last Dream (On Earth) comes to Mareel
Posted by Amy Sclater on February 27th, 2015
Shetland Arts is to host the world premier of Kai Fisher’s new production Last Dream (On Earth), at Mareel on 15th April. The production, which has been developed in association with the National Theatre of Scotland and Tron Theatre, opens in Glasgow, before going on tour to St Andrews, Paisley, Shetland and Inverness.
Last… Read the rest...
Anderson High students interview The Crucible actress Marama Corlett.
Posted by Lauren Doughton on February 26th, 2015
Marama Corlett in The Crucible
Fans of theatre are in for a real treat this weekend as Arthur Miller’s The Crucible comes to the big screen in Mareel.
Recorded live at the Old Vic Theatre in London, starring Richard Armitage (The Hobbit) and directed by Yaël Farber, The Crucible is Arthur Miller’s classic American tale… Read the rest...
REMOTE – Shetland Youth Theatre
Posted by Youth Theatre on February 10th, 2015
With only a few weeks to go before the curtain lifts on Shetland Youth Theatre’s performance of Remote, company member Kate Tyler has been blogging about the experience of rehearsing the play. Here’s what she has to say about the experience…
Our latest project in Shetland Youth Theatre is the play ‘Remote’ written by Stef… Read the rest...