Posted by Lisa Ward on September 22nd, 2014
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...
Posted by Lisa Ward on June 9th, 2014
Encore screenings of exhibition broadcast. Sundays 15 & 22 June @ 3pm, Mareel.
At 3pm on Sundays 15 & 22 June the British Museum and Shetland Arts will present Vikings Live from the British Museum, supported by BP, at Mareel. Vikings Live from the British Museum will offer cinema audiences an exclusive guided tour of… Read the rest...
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...
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 5th, 2013
Shetland Arts revealed this evening that attendances at Mareel Cinema have now reached over 100,000 since the first cinema screening on 31 August 2012.
This is more than double the 39,000 attendances aimed for in the 2008 business plan for the venue in its first year.
The lucky one hundred thousandth ticket holder was selected… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on June 12th, 2013
We are delighted to announce that tickets for a special screening of The Audience, recorded by the National Theatre and starring Helen Mirren, are going on sale this weekend. Details below.
Showing @ Mareel: Thursday 4 July, 7.30pm
Tickets on sale: Saturday 15 June, 2pm
Ticket price: £10 / £8
Duration: 180 minutes… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on January 31st, 2013
A special, one-off screening of Cirque Du Soleil: World’s Away 3D at Mareel Cinema in February will go on sale to the public from this Monday, 4 Feb, at 2pm.
Until now, audiences could only experience Cirque du Soleil from their seats at the live performances. With the help of the most advanced 3D technology,… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on November 27th, 2012
As a special festive treat, Mareel will be screening its first ever “alternative content” (a filmed live event e.g. opera, theatre, ballet, and/or a concert) on Sunday 30th December with a showing of The Nutcracker performed by the Bolshoi Ballet, filmed live in Moscow.
The cast includes an incredible line-up of dancers including Nina Kaptsova,… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on October 18th, 2012
Shetland Arts Director, Gwilym Gibbons, announced this afternoon during the Get AmbITion
conference in Mareel,
that in the 7 weeks since the venue opened, it has already exceeded its cinema sales targets by a considerable margin.
The Mareel business plan has an annual target of 39,834 cinema sales. Gwilym announced to the conference audience in… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on October 10th, 2012
Shetland Arts is delighted to announce that it will screen Madagascar 3 – Europe’s Most Wanted on its release date, 19 October, and the much anticipated new Bond film Skyfall on its release date, 26 October, at Mareel Cinema.
These are the first films that Mareel has shown on release date, having spent the first… Read the rest...