Posts Tagged ‘comedy’

Shetland Arts announces line-up for Stand Up Helly Aa

Posted by on December 16th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced the line-up for its annual stand-up comedy show on Up Helly Aa night, Stand Up Helly Aa. This year’s show will be hosted by Sandy Nelson and star special guests Mark Nelson and Stuart Mitchell. Sandy Nelson is an actor, writer and comedian from Glasgow. He put together the annual Stand… Read the rest...

Dylan Moran’s ‘Off the Hook’ to come to Mareel next year

Posted by on September 10th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts is pleased to announce that Dylan Moran will perform his new stand-up show Off the Hook live @ Mareel on Thursday 5 March 2015, presented by Mick Perrin Worldwide. The Perrier Award winner has had huge success as both a writer and performer over the past decade and more. He received a BAFTA… Read the rest...

Great March events @ Mareel

Posted by on January 28th, 2014 No Comments
Catriona McKay & Olov Johansson to perform concert on Scottish harp & Swedish nyckelharpa, plus stand-up comedy with academics from Bright Club North this March in Mareel Shetland Arts is pleased to announce two unique live events at Mareel this March: a concert by Catriona McKay & Olov Johansson on Scottish harp and Swedish nyckelharpa… Read the rest...

Stand Up Helly Aa line-up announced

Posted by on November 26th, 2013 No Comments
Shetland Arts’ annual stand-up comedy show on Up Helly Aa night (Tues 28 Jan), Stand Up Helly Aa, will be hosted by Sandy Nelson with special guests Billy Kirkwood and Stu Who? this January, and will go on sale on Friday (29 Nov). Sandy Nelson is an actor, writer and comedian from Glasgow. He put… Read the rest...

Comedians and local musicians confirmed for Stand Up Helly Aa and Fiery Sessions

Posted by on January 11th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts has confirmed that popular comedians Chris Forbes and Gary Little, alongside compere Sandy Nelson, will be entertaining audiences at the Garrison Theatre, 9pm on January 31st, following the Up Helly Aa procession. Chris Forbes was recently voted one of the Best Upcoming Scottish Comedians in 2011 by The List magazine and regularly plays… Read the rest...