Posts Tagged ‘media release’

Young local composer to release computer-composed classical music CD

Posted by on June 20th, 2012 1 Comment
Young local composer to release computer-composed classical music CD Young local musician and Shetland College NC Music student, Eamonn Watt, will be releasing his debut album of computer-composed orchestral and piano music, entitled Virtually Conducted 1: Bonhoga, at Bonhoga Gallery on 27 June, 7.30pm – 9.30pm. Eamonn, from Sandwick, has been playing drums in local bands for a number of years but also, more… 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...

Shetland Arts launches ‘Creative List’

Posted by on June 12th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts launches 'Creative List' Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the launch of the Creative List: an online resource for creative Shetlanders to promote their work, build networks with each other, and provide a point of contact and information for those wishing to enquire about commissions, purchases, education and/or other opportunities. The List allows users to create profiles describing… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts announces Fiddle Frenzy headline acts

Posted by on June 12th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts announces Fiddle Frenzy headline acts Shetland Arts is pleased to announce the headline acts for Fiddle Frenzy 2012. The week will kick off in style on Sunday 5th August with a performance by the Harris Playfair Big Band, this will be the culmination of 6 days intensive workshops with young Shetland Musicians led by the innovative Harris Playfair. Traditional themes… Read the rest...

A new exhibition of work by Susan Leask at Bonhoga Gallery

Posted by on June 12th, 2012 No Comments
A new exhibition of work by Susan Leask at Bonhoga Gallery Bonhoga Gallery is proud to present an exhibition of specially commissioned, site specific work by artist Susan Leask, who is part of a Scalloway family who left Shetland to live in Glasgow.  Those who left, those who stayed will be showing at Bonhoga Gallery from 16 June – 29 July. The public opening is Friday… Read the rest...

Film Wednesdays presents ‘Rear Window’

Posted by on June 6th, 2012 No Comments
Film Wednesdays presents 'Rear Window' Shetland Arts will be screening an Alfred Hitchcock classic, Rear Window, for Film Wednesdays on 13th June, 7.30pm, at The Garrison Theatre. Adventurer and photographer L.B. ‘Jeff’ Jeffries (James Stewart) is confined to his apartment with a broken leg. To pass the time he watches the goings-on of his motley assortment of neighbours, including a… Read the rest...

Film Wednesdays presents ‘Julia’s Eyes’

Posted by on May 14th, 2012 No Comments
Film Wednesdays presents 'Julia’s Eyes' On Wednesday 23rd May, 7.30pm, Shetland Arts will be screening Julia’s Eyes (Los Ojos De Julia) as part of its Film Wednesday season. Film Wednesdays are an opportunity to see some of the best in independent and world cinema, and this intense psychological thriller, directed by Guillem Morales, stars Belen Rueda as the eponymous heroine,… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts announces partnerships with DF Concerts & Events and Atlantic Edge Music Services for Mareel

Posted by on May 14th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts announces partnerships with DF Concerts & Events and Atlantic Edge Music Services for Mareel Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the signing of a unique partnership agreement with DF Concerts & Events to provide a broad range of programming support for Mareel which brings together the UK’s most northerly music venue with one of the country’s largest and most respected promoters. Shetland Arts is also pleased to have secured… Read the rest...