Venues

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

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The Shetland Open & Bairns’ Open

Posted by on April 21st, 2014 No Comments

26 April – 1 June 2014
Public opening & presentation of awards: Saturday 26 April 2014, 11am – 1pm
Shetland Arts is celebrating the creativity and diverse talent abundant in Shetland with the start of this year’s Shetland Open at Bonhoga Gallery on Saturday 26th April. Once again the response has been fantastic with over…

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Jenna Reid to record live album at concert in Mareel in June

Posted by on April 11th, 2014 No Comments

Award-winning Shetland fiddler Jenna Reid has announced that she will be recording a live album at her concert in Mareel on Saturday 28 June, presented by Shetland Arts.
Jenna welcomes you to join her for the recording of this live album, capturing her on stage as she plays in three special duos showcasing her work…

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Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers

Posted by on March 25th, 2014 No Comments

Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers! Shetland Forwirds invites Shetland-based craftmakers to take part in the Year of Dialect 2014 through incorporating dialect into your work. Find out more & how to apply here:

 

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Mareel receives Commendation from Civic Trust Awards

Posted by on March 12th, 2014 No Comments

Mareel has received a Commendation from the Civic Trust Awards, one of only five Scottish projects to receive a Commendation. From 238 applications, 134 were progressed for consideration by the National Panel (12 from Scotland). A total of 79 national and international projects were rewarded with a Civic Trust Award, Commendation, or Community Recognition.
Commendations…

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