Shetland Youth Theatre to perform ‘Sweeney Todd’
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 20th, 2013
Shetland Arts is pleased to reveal that the next production by Shetland Youth Theatre is to be new version of Sweeney Todd.
For more than 150 years the legend of Sweeney Todd has fed the appetites of those hungry for ghoulish and violent tales. The story, originally titled A String of Pearls first captured the… Read the rest...
Shetland Arts releases overview of Wordplay 2013
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 13th, 2013
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 Lisa Ward on August 6th, 2013
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 Lisa Ward on June 25th, 2013
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 Lisa Ward on June 12th, 2013
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
Duration: 180 minutes… Read the rest...