General News

19
Apr
2017

Theatre events for tots and their adults

There are very many reasons why children should be introduced to the perfoming arts from a very young age. While dance, music and interactive theatre is obviously good for a child’s physical development and well-being, the emotional benefits include enhancing social and communication skills, learning about the world we live in and developing empathy. As part of the ongoing Dumfries… Read more »

03
Apr
2017

Drift: A truly immersive experience

A unique outdoor experience of soundscape and sculpture sails into this year’s festival when Vision Mechanics present their innovative and captivating production, DRIFT. GET YOUR TICKETS (£4 ADULTS/£2 U26) FROM HERE SATURDAY, 27 MAY SUNDAY, 28 MAY MONDAY, 29 MAY Taking place on Sandyhills Beach, Dalbeattie, over the weekend of Saturday, 27 to Monday 29 May, DRIFT… Read more »

31
Mar
2017

Scottish Ensemble return for residency

Scottish Ensemble inspire audiences in the UK and beyond with vibrant performances which are powerful, challenging and rewarding experiences. Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival is hosting Scottish Ensemble for the second year running for another four-day residency. This will take the form of a fantastic programme of public concerts, collaborations, masterclasses, school sessions and intimate… Read more »