Posts Tagged ‘Garrison Theatre’

REMOTE – Shetland Youth Theatre

Posted by on February 10th, 2015 No Comments
REMOTE - Shetland Youth Theatre With only a few weeks to go before the curtain lifts on Shetland Youth Theatre’s performance of Remote, company member Kate Tyler has been blogging about the experience of rehearsing the play. Here’s what she has to say about the experience… Our latest project in Shetland Youth Theatre is the play ‘Remote’  written by Stef… Read the rest...

Shetland Youth Theatre to perform Stef Smith’s ‘Remote’ in February

Posted by on January 13th, 2015 No Comments
After a break of three years, Shetland Youth Theatre will perform a production as part of National Theatre Connections, presented by Shetland Arts. The production, entitled Remote is by Stef Smith and will be performed at the Garrison Theatre on the 19 -21 February. Tickets go on sale this Friday (16 January) via Shetland Box… Read the rest...

Theatre group invites you to join their ‘Mad 12 Hours’

Posted by on June 9th, 2014 No Comments
Theatre group invites you to join their 'Mad 12 Hours' At 9am on Sunday 29 June, Stomping Ground & Shetland Arts will open the doors of the Garrison Theatre to anyone aged 16+ to come together and create a brand new piece of theatre, all in the space of 12 hours. As part of Mad 12 Hours, participants will work with John Haswell and Sian… Read the rest...

CATS to come to Shetland

Posted by on April 22nd, 2014 No Comments
CATS to come to Shetland Kirkwall Operatic Society in association with Shetland Arts presents an amateur production by arrangement with The Really Useful Group… 11 – 13 July 2014 @ The Garrison Theatre, Lerwick Music by Andrew Lloyd Weber. Based on ‘Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats’ by T.S. Eliot Shetland Arts and Kirkwall Amateur Operatic Society (KAOS) are happy… Read the rest...

An opportunity for anyone interested in film

Posted by on September 10th, 2013 No Comments
For  some months, discussions have been taking place with film producer Kathy Proctor about a possible new movie ‘Up Helly Aa’.  Described as ‘a comedy with international appeal’ the storyline starts in Shetland before moving to mainland Scotland. Kathy Proctor and the film director Phil John (‘Downton Abbey’) will be in Shetland over the weekend … Read the rest...

Play celebrating island culture comes to Shetland

Posted by on August 6th, 2013 No Comments
Play celebrating island culture comes to Shetland A celebration of island culture, Europa is a new play and exhibition by Salvatore Cabras and Maggie Rosea, presented by Glasgow-based theatre group Replico Productions, will be touring Scotland in August and September and visiting Shetland for two performances presented by Shetland Arts, one in the Garrison Theatre on Friday 30 August and one in… Read the rest...

Vacancy: Cleaner for Shetland Arts venues (including Mareel)

Posted by on July 24th, 2012 No Comments
A cleaner is required for Shetland Arts’ venues, including Mareel, to work as and when required. An immediate start is preferable. Duties will include: Vacuuming, mopping floors and cleaning toilets. The pay is £7.15 per hour, inclusive of Islands Allowance. Please see the Job Profile, and Application Letter for more information. To apply, please… Read the rest...

‘Hansel of Film’ recognised in Parliament

Posted by on June 18th, 2012 No Comments
'Hansel of Film' recognised in Parliament Shetland Arts is delighted to announce that Jean Urquhart, MSP for the Highlands and Islands, has lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament recognising the launch of Hansel of Film. The motion reads: “The Parliament acknowledges the opening of the Hansel of Film 2012, a UK-wide relay stretching from Shetland to Southampton of screenings of… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts to show last set of Films @ The Garrison

Posted by on June 13th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts to show last set of Films @ The Garrison Shetland Arts is showing its final set of Films @ The Garrison this weekend in preparation for working towards its new 7 days a week, 2 to 3 screenings per day, year round programme of film in Mareel this summer. There will also be one final film screening in The Garrison on Wednesday 20th June:… Read the rest...

Film Wednesdays presents ‘A Separation’

Posted by on June 13th, 2012 No Comments
Film Wednesdays presents 'A Separation' On Wednesday 20th June at 7.30pm, Shetland Arts will be screening A Separation as the last title in its current Film Wednesday season. Films Wednesdays are an opportunity to see some of the best in independent and world cinema, and they will be resumed when Mareel opens later this summer. Set in contemporary Iran, this… Read the rest...