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...
Screenplay 2014 programme released & events on sale
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...
Shetland Arts presents Sharon Shannon live this September
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 30th, 2014
Shetland Arts has announced that it will present Sharon Shannon with Alan Connor live @ Mareel on Friday 26 September and live @ the North Roe & Lochend Hall on Saturday 27 September.
Celebrating 21 years since her debut album, Sharon will take audiences on a trip through her back catalogue. She will be joined… Read the rest...
Battlefield Band to play Mareel in August
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 2nd, 2014
Shetland Arts has announced that it will present Battlefield Band live @ Mareel on Wednesday 27 August.
The band’s seamless fusion of the ancient and contemporary has continually evolved over the decades, confirming their position as vital composers and interpreters at the forefront of a living tradition.
Named after the Glasgow suburb of Battlefield, where… Read the rest...
‘Auld Enemies’ poetry event @ Mareel this month
Posted by Lisa Ward on July 1st, 2014
On Monday 14 July at 7pm Shetland Arts will present Auld Enemies, a transnational collaborative poetry event, in Mareel’s Green Room. The event will see poets work in rolling pairs to produce original works for readings across the breadth of Scotland.
Each event across Scotland features numerous pairs of writers from the region who present… Read the rest...