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Shetland Arts releases overview of Wordplay 2013

Posted by on August 13th, 2013 No Comments
Shetland Arts this week has revealed some of the details of the first weekend of its annual Book Festival, Wordplay 2013, running this year from 31 August to 8 September, as well a glimpse at some of the workshops that will be available to attend throughout the Festival. Shetland Arts’ Literature Development Officer, Donald Anderson,… Read the rest...

Play celebrating island culture comes to Shetland

Posted by on August 6th, 2013 No Comments
A celebration of island culture, Europa is a new play and exhibition by Salvatore Cabras and Maggie Rosea, presented by Glasgow-based theatre group Replico Productions, will be touring Scotland in August and September and visiting Shetland for two performances presented by Shetland Arts, one in the Garrison Theatre on Friday 30 August and one in… Read the rest...

Summer Youth Theatre Project – Make a Scene

Posted by on June 25th, 2013 No Comments
Shetland Youth Theatre in partnership with Stomping Ground present Make a Scene – a Youth Theatre Summer Project for two age groups (7-12 and 12-21). Shetland Arts and Stomping Ground are working together to produce a brand new summer project full of theatre making, game playing, character creating and storytelling. There will be two groups,… Read the rest...

‘The Audience’ to go on sale this weekend

Posted by on June 12th, 2013 No Comments
We are delighted to announce that tickets for a special screening of The Audience, recorded by the National Theatre and starring Helen Mirren, are going on sale this weekend. Details below. Showing @ Mareel: Thursday 4 July, 7.30pm Tickets on sale: Saturday 15 June, 2pm Ticket price: £10 / £8 Certificate: 12A Duration: 180 minutes… Read the rest...

‘Shetland’ screenwriters offer workshop in Mareel

Posted by on May 8th, 2013 No Comments
Shetland Arts is proud to present Not as good as the book: adapting novels for the screen, a practical workshop with Shetland screenwriters Gaby Chiappe and Richard Davidson, on Tuesday 21 May, 7-9pm, in Mareel’s Green Room. Gaby Chiappe and Richard Davidson are visiting Shetland to lead the workshop and to research the upcoming crime… Read the rest...