Posted by Lauren Doughton on June 29th, 2015
A galaxy of crime fiction writers are set to appear at Mareel this November for Shetland Noir, Shetland’s first ever festival of crime fiction, including local author Marsali Taylor, and Shetland’s very own Ann Cleeves.
As well as the six special guest authors, Arne Dahl, Hakan Nesser, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir, Alex Gray, Denise Mina and… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 25th, 2014
Shetland Arts has announced the line-up for its Shetland Guitar Heroes concert on Saturday 8 November, happening as part of the Shetland International Guitar Festival 2014
, which runs from 6-8 November this year. It has also announced the addition of a festival fringe event on Wednesday 5 November: Tommy Emmanuel & Martin Taylor in… Read the rest...
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...
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 20th, 2014
With less than two weeks to go until the start of Screenplay 2014,
Shetland Arts’ annual film festival curated by Mark Kermode, Linda Ruth William, and Kathy Hubbard, actor and guest of the festival Steven Robertson says he’s really looking forward to coming back home to show two of his films and give a Q&A… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 5th, 2014
Shetland Arts has today released the full Screenplay 2014 Programme
and put all the festival events on sale.
Screenplay is Shetland Arts’ annual film festival, running this year from 29 August to 7 September and curated by Mark Kermode, Linda Ruth Williams, and Kathy Hubbard.
Screenplay 2014 is Shetland Arts’ 8th annual celebration of the… Read the rest...
Posted by Gwilym Gibbons on July 31st, 2009
Shetland Islands Council Economic Development Unit in partnership with Shetland Arts is developing Shetland’s first Event and Festivals Strategy.
To move this work forward the The Council is inviting Tenders from individuals or companies interested in researching, developing and preparing an events strategy for Shetland. Deadline Tenders will be 21 August at 12 Noon. See… Read the rest...