General News

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 »

31
Mar
2017

Blazin’ the festival trail

One of the UK’s most exhilarating contemporary folk groups, the amazing Blazin’ Fiddles, will light up venues in Dumfries and Newton Stewart during their two-date mini-tour at this year’s festival. Blazin’ Fiddles have been blazing a path for Scotland’s trad music scene for nearly two decades whilst showcasing the regional fiddle styles and expressions of… Read more »