General News

08
Nov
2016

Spectacular Indian dance

Scotland’s leading Indian dance group, Dance Ihayami, bring their highly-acclaimed Bharatnatyam performance, Silent Space, to two venues in Dumfries and Galloway this month. A traditional base of Bollywood dancing, Bharatnatyam is a classical dance originating from Tamil Nadu in southern India. The dance form is a compilation of expressions (bhava), melody (raga), rhythm (tala) and… Read more »

01
Nov
2016

November highlights with DG Arts Live

BOOK ONLINE NOW A provocative and evocative duet about the lies we tell each other and ourselves opens the November programme of Dumfries and Galloway Arts Live. Physical theatre troupe, Company of Wolves, brings their mesmerising performance of A Brief History of Evil to Wigtown County Buildings on 4 November and the Theatre Royal, Dumfries… Read more »

13
Oct
2016

Fringe benefits 2017

BE PART OF OUR LIVELY FESTIVAL FRINGE TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM CLICK HERE Performers and events organisers are invited to join Scotland’s largest rural performing arts festival for 2017. The Fringe programme of the Dumfries and Galloway Arts Festival, which takes place next year between Friday, 26 May and Sunday, 4 June, is a popular addition… Read more »