General News

29
May
2017

Shoreline connections

Four leading UK poets come together on Saturday to connect the region, through poetry and conversation, with its neighbouring shorelines. Brought to the 2017 Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival by InSight – a collaboration between cultural critics and arts practitioners – the event will explore the visual, natural and personal connections between four landmasses which… Read more »

12
May
2017

Drama in the west

Award-winning theatre comes to venues in Wigtownshire as Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival rolls out its exciting 2017 programme. As a warm-up to this year’s festival, and a taste of the world class quality to come, the National Theatre of Scotland returns to the west of the region with its critically-acclaimed women in wartime drama,… Read more »

07
May
2017

Festival comedy capers

This year’s Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival is not just about serious performing arts. We understand people need some fun during the 10-day run of festival events and that’s why we make sure we hunt down some of the country’s very best comedians and bring them over to the region to brighten up our programme and… Read more »