General News

13
Jul
2017

Blackout: A short, sharp shocker

A group of local young people will explore, rehearse and stage the relevant and compelling verbatim play Blackout by Davey Anderson at two venues in July. Blackout is about the true story of a 15-year-old Glaswegian boy who wakes up in a secure unit charged with attempted murder, and little to no memory of how… Read more »

12
Jun
2017

An amazin’ review

Thank you Jeannette Blunsden for writing such a wonderful review of your experience. Blazin’ Fiddles, supported by Robyn Stapleton and Claire Hastings Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries, 1 June 2017 ★★★★★ Review A rainy evening made the warm and efficient greeting on arrival most welcoming. I entered the foyer at a peak time but there was no queuing, my… Read more »

11
Jun
2017

Festival 2017 in pictures

Here is a glimpse into this years festival.   Thanks to our wonderful photographers: Galina Walls Alan Devlin Kirsten Bax Ronnie Galloway Graham at GE Photography Lou Davies Sara Bain The 38th Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival kicked-off on the evening of Friday, 26 May with Karine Polwart’s beautiful and emotional performance of Wind Resistance… Read more »