Posts Tagged ‘Ann Cleeves’

Anne Cleeves to launch new ‘Shetland’ novel in Mareel in January

Posted by on December 19th, 2012 No Comments

Ann Cleeves will launch her fifth ‘Shetland’ novel, Dead Water, on Thursday 31st of January, in Mareel Auditorium at 7.30pm, in an event presented by Shetland Arts in partnership with Promote Shetland and Pan MacMillan.
The novel, which will be published in the UK by Pan MacMillan on the 31st of January, features the return…

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BBC Scotland to hold ‘Shetland’ preview in Mareel

Posted by on October 25th, 2012 No Comments

We are delighted to announce that BBC Scotland will be holding a special preview screening event of its new drama ‘Shetland’ on November 21 in Cinema 1 at the Mareel. The two-part drama, adapted from the series of books by award winning crime writer Ann Cleeves, stars acclaimed actor Douglas Henshall in the lead role…

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Volunteers wanted to play crowd extras in BBC drama ‘Shetland’

Posted by on June 22nd, 2012 1 Comment

New BBC crime drama Shetland is looking for volunteers who would like be unpaid crowd extras in a recreation of Up Helly Aa on Sunday 8 July.
Shetland stars Douglas Henshall of Primeval fame and is based on the Shetland Quartet crime novels by Ann Cleeves.

The drama features Up Helly Aa as a backdrop

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New BBC One crime drama, ‘Shetland’

Posted by on May 7th, 2012 No Comments

Shetland Arts is pleased to note that acclaimed Scots actor Douglas Henshall has been cast as the lead role in Shetland, a new two-part drama set in the Isles for BBC One, adapted from the series of books by award-winning crime writer Ann Cleeves.
The powerful murder-mystery is set against the stunning backdrop of our…

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Wordplay 2009 – Welcome to the book zone

Posted by on August 5th, 2009 No Comments

Plans for this year’s book festival are well under way, with a variety of writers and artists set to visit Shetland for Wordplay 2009, Shetland Arts’ 8th annual book festival which will be held in Islesburgh Community Centre on the 5th and 6th of September.
One writer who will need very little introduction is Louis…

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