Posts Tagged ‘Sandy Nelson’

Shetland Arts announces line-up for Stand Up Helly Aa

Posted by on December 16th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced the line-up for its annual stand-up comedy show on Up Helly Aa night, Stand Up Helly Aa. This year’s show will be hosted by Sandy Nelson and star special guests Mark Nelson and Stuart Mitchell. Sandy Nelson is an actor, writer and comedian from Glasgow. He put together the annual Stand… Read the rest...

Stand Up Helly Aa line-up announced

Posted by on November 26th, 2013 No Comments
Stand Up Helly Aa line-up announced Shetland Arts’ annual stand-up comedy show on Up Helly Aa night (Tues 28 Jan), Stand Up Helly Aa, will be hosted by Sandy Nelson with special guests Billy Kirkwood and Stu Who? this January, and will go on sale on Friday (29 Nov). Sandy Nelson is an actor, writer and comedian from Glasgow. He put… Read the rest...

Fiery Sessions and Stand Up Helly Aa now on sale

Posted by on December 19th, 2012 No Comments
Fiery Sessions and Stand Up Helly Aa now on sale Shetland Arts’ annual Up Helly Aa day concert, Fiery Sessions, and Up Helly Aa night stand-up comedy show, Stand Up Helly Aa, are now on sale. The concert and show will be held in Mareel in 2013 for the first time. At Fiery Sessions on January 29th, audiences are invited to start off their Up… Read the rest...

Wordplay 2011

Posted by on August 24th, 2011 No Comments
Wordplay 2011 Wordplay 2011, the tenth Book Festival is run by Shetland Arts Development Agency. The festival will be held in Islesburgh Community Centre, in Lerwick and will feature a stunning cast of writers, comedians, journalists, broadcasters, visual artists, no less than three makers (poet laureates) and at least one CBE. It will run from 6.30pm on… Read the rest...

Stand Up Helly Aa at Garrison

Posted by on January 15th, 2010 No Comments
Following on from last year’s successful Stand Up Helly Aa and the Clickimin Comedy Night in August, Shetland Arts has invited the popular Unst-based comedian and actor Sandy Nelson to once again host Stand Up Helly Aa, an alternative evening’s entertainment for those of you who are not attending halls. After the procession is over,… Read the rest...

Shetland Guitar Festival 2009 – dates, venues and artists

Posted by on September 3rd, 2009 1 Comment
Media release: The 2009 Shetland Guitar Festival will take place between Friday 18th and Sunday 20th September with concerts in Unst, Lerwick, Brae and Bigton, educational events in schools throughout Shetland and the Classic Guitar Show and Trade Fair on Sunday 20th in Islesburgh Centre. Known locally as the “Peerie Willie” Guitar Festival, the Shetland… Read the rest...

Creative Connections Clickimin Comedy

Posted by on July 29th, 2009 No Comments
Creative Connections Clickimin Comedy Clickimin Comedy poster As part of Creative Connections 2009 Shetland Arts is staging “Clickimin Comedy”, a stand up comedy night on Friday 7th August at 8.30pm in the Clickimin Centre, Lerwick. The line up comprises visiting comedians Michael Redmond, Steven Dick and Eilidh MacAskill together with local comedian Les Sinclair and compère Sandy Nelson. Nelson,… Read the rest...