Mareel

Fiddle Frenzy classes down to last few places

Posted by on July 23rd, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts is delighted to announce that there has been a huge amount of sign-up for classes at Fiddle Frenzy, running from 3-10 August. Now very close to capacity, the classes have been taken off sale via Shetland Box Office. Shetland Arts’ Programming Coordinator, Lynda Anderson, said: “There are only a handful of spaces left… Read the rest...

Full Fiddle Frenzy concert line-up announced

Posted by on July 16th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced the line-ups, including support acts, for all its upcoming Fiddle Frenzy concerts. This year’s festival, curated by Jenna & Bethany Reid, is all set to be another popular year. Concerts take place every night of the festival, from 3-10 August, giving students taking part in the week the chance to enjoy… Read the rest...

Battlefield Band to play Mareel in August

Posted by on July 2nd, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced that it will present Battlefield Band live @ Mareel on Wednesday 27 August. The band’s seamless fusion of the ancient and contemporary has continually evolved over the decades, confirming their position as vital composers and interpreters at the forefront of a living tradition. Named after the Glasgow suburb of Battlefield, where… Read the rest...

‘Auld Enemies’ poetry event @ Mareel this month

Posted by on July 1st, 2014 No Comments
On Monday 14 July at 7pm Shetland Arts will present Auld Enemies, a transnational collaborative poetry event, in Mareel’s Green Room. The event will see poets work in rolling pairs to produce original works for readings across the breadth of Scotland. Each event across Scotland features numerous pairs of writers from the region who present… Read the rest...

Steven Robertson to star at Screenplay opening weekend

Posted by on June 25th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced that local hero Steven Robertson will be the star attraction at the opening weekend of this year’s Screenplay Film Festival, running from 29 August to 7 September. The Vidlin born star of film, theatre and television will be taking part in a Q&A session after the screening of one of his… Read the rest...