Posted by Lauren Doughton on March 4th, 2016
“I’m glad to be around at the same time as them. They make my heart beat faster.” Martin Freeman
“It hits you in your soul, rather than you head. I love them.” Ade Edmondson
“There really is no better folk band in the land” Q Magazine
English folk group The Unthanks are set to play… Read the rest...
Posted by Lauren Doughton on January 29th, 2016
You might have survived the ‘Attack of the 50 foot Woman’; you might have been terrified with ‘The Incredible Shrinking Man’; and you might have escaped from ‘The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms’…….but are you ready to face the ultimate test? Are you prepared for …GARGANTUA?
As part of NT Connections
(the largest youth theatre festival… Read the rest...
Posted by Lauren Doughton on January 13th, 2016
Bonhoga Gallery will kick off its’ 2016 programme with an exhibition of collage work by internationally renowned Scottish sculptor and instillation artist David Mach.
Mach studied at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
, graduating in 1979, then at the Royal College of Art
from 1979–82. Following many shows, public works… Read the rest...
Posted by Lauren Doughton on January 8th, 2016
Comedian Mark Thomas will bring his new show Trespass to Mareel on 25th March.
Best known for his campaigning Channel 4 program The Mark Thomas Product, Thomas first rose to public attention through the BBC Radio 1 show The Mary Whitehouse Experience in the 1980s. He has also performed as a regular member on comedy… Read the rest...
Posted by Lauren Doughton on August 24th, 2015
Following the critical acclaim of his award-winning collaborative project with Welsh harpist Catrin Finch, the extraordinary Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita comes to Mareel this October as part of his 2015 UK tour.
Variously described as a griot (praise singer), composer, djembe master, virtuoso and pioneer, Seckou is a rare type of musician, seated in… Read the rest...