Wordplay 2014 now on sale
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 10th, 2014
See the brand new Wordplay 2014 dedicated website here!
Events at Wordplay 2014, running from 12-16 November, are now on sale. Wordplay is Shetland Arts’ annual book festival and has been running since 2001. Welcoming writers of local, national and international renown, the festival features a mix of readings, writing workshops, children’s events, and signings.… Read the rest...
Doctor Who series 8 opener, Deep Breath, to show @ Mareel this weekend
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 20th, 2014
The feature-length first episode of the new series of Doctor Who will show on the big screen at Mareel this Sunday evening. Set in Victorian London, episode one, Deep Breath, reunites the newly regenerated Doctor (Peter Capaldi) and returning companion Clara (Jenna Coleman) with series regulars and fan favourites, Madame Vastra, Jenny and Strax. The… Read the rest...
Doctor Who 50th Anniversary episode to be shown at Mareel as special 3D event
Posted by Lisa Ward on October 23rd, 2013
Shetland Arts today announces that the special 50th Anniversary episode of Doctor Who will be screened in 3D in Mareel, at the same time as the UK TV broadcast happens on BBC One on 23rd November (time TBC on 13 Nov).
In addition to the global TV broadcast and the Mareel screening, hundreds of other… Read the rest...
‘Shetland’ screenwriters offer workshop in Mareel
Posted by Lisa Ward on May 8th, 2013
Shetland Arts is proud to present Not as good as the book: adapting novels for the screen, a practical workshop with Shetland screenwriters Gaby Chiappe and Richard Davidson, on Tuesday 21 May, 7-9pm, in Mareel’s Green Room.
Gaby Chiappe and Richard Davidson are visiting Shetland to lead the workshop and to research the upcoming crime… Read the rest...
Hansel of Film to be featured on BBC’s ‘Culture Show’
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 11th, 2012
Shetland Arts’ amazing new UK-wide film project, Hansel of Film, promoted by acclaimed film critic Mark Kermode and film historian, Linda Ruth Williams, will be on BBC 2’s Culture Show on Wednesday 18th July at 10pm.
A Hansel of Film – Shetland to Southampton and Back is a relay of screenings of short films made… Read the rest...