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Lau on Tour – Week One

Posted by on May 21st, 2015 No Comments
Lau on Tour - Week One First week of the Lau Springtime tour saw us heading off to the continent. We loaded up the van in Edinburgh and caught the Newcastle-Amsterdam ferry. Plenty to do on this boat with casino, restaurants, live band and a pop quiz. The lively sea made for some good dance floor antics but we contented ourselves… Read the rest...

Mareel Student Showcase 2015

Posted by on May 14th, 2015 No Comments
Mareel Student Showcase 2015 Photo by Liam Brannan With the academic year quickly coming to a close – Mareel’s students are set to host a live event in Mareel’s auditorium in an effort to showcase the progress they have made throughout the year. From EP releases to promotional video projects; Mareel’s music and video students have been hard at… Read the rest...

New Bonhoga Opening Times

Posted by on May 8th, 2015 No Comments
New Bonhoga Opening Times   We are pleased to announce the new High Season opening times for Bonhoga Gallery, Shop and Cafe. The gallery will now be open throughout the week including Mondays and late night opening Thursdays until 7.30pm.  We look forward to seeing you!… Read the rest...

New roles for Peterson & Ritch

Posted by on April 23rd, 2015 No Comments
New roles for Peterson & Ritch Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the appointment of Bryan Peterson as Head of Creative Opportunities and Jonathan Ritch as Head of Production.  The appointments come as part of the ongoing restructuring process within the organisation. Both Bryan and Jonathan are established figures within Shetland’s creative community, and have been firm friends since first meeting… Read the rest...

Open Winners: Malakoff

Posted by on April 23rd, 2015 No Comments
Open Winners: Malakoff Opening at Bonhoga Gallery this Friday is an exhibition taking local marine engineering firm Malakoff Ltd. as its inspiration. The diverse range of work is by the four category winners of last year’s Shetland Open exhibition: Susan Timmins, Ana Arnett, Cheryl Jamieson and Fionn Arnett. Working with both financial and professional support from Shetland Arts… Read the rest...

Bruce Molsky to play series of gigs in Baltasound, Muckle Roe & Mareel.

Posted by on March 11th, 2015 No Comments
Bruce Molsky to play series of gigs in Baltasound, Muckle Roe & Mareel. Bruce Molsky is returning to Shetland to play his much acclaimed solo show in the Baltasound Hall (15 May), Muckle Roe Hall (16 May) and Mareel (17 May). The gigs, presented by Shetland Arts in conjunction with Atlantic Edge Music Services, will be performed in collaboration with a number of local musicians and will continue… Read the rest...

Data from online survey on the future of theatre in Shetland released

Posted by on March 11th, 2015 No Comments
Data from online survey on the future of theatre in Shetland released The 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 response to… Read the rest...

Public invited take part in survey on future of theatre in Shetland

Posted by on February 11th, 2015 No Comments
Following discussions at The Garrison Theatre in early January, Shetland Arts is inviting members of the public to take part in a survey to gather thoughts and views from interested parties on what their hopes and ambitions are for the future development of theatre in Shetland. The survey includes only one question: what are your… Read the rest...

Upcoming Cinema @ Mareel in January

Posted by on January 14th, 2015 No Comments
Film Synopsis JanRead the rest...

SEASON’S GREETINGS from Shetland Arts

Posted by on November 20th, 2014 No Comments
Season’s Greetings from Shetland Arts!Read the rest...