General News

02
Oct
2017

Free live living room performances

There is no doubt that watching live performing arts expands the mind and boosts well-being but, for some, poor health and being house-bound makes access to live arts impossible. Two years ago, Gretna-born dancer and theatre-maker Emma Jayne Park was diagnosed with blood cancer and, during her recovery, was unable to leave the house to… Read more »

15
Sep
2017

Paines Plough’s Growth: A light touch on a serious lesson

Paines Plough presents Growth TUESDAY 26 SEP, 7:30 PM £12/U26 £6 GLENCAIRN MEMORIAL INSTITUTE CHAPEL STREET, MONIAIVE WEDNESDAY 27 SEP, 7:30 PM £12/U26 £6 THEATRE ROYAL STUDIO, 66-68 SHAKESPEARE ST, DG1 2JH A comedy about growing up and manning-up Arts Live Performing Arts Promoters Network are delighted to welcome back the brilliant Paines Plough Theatre… Read more »

28
Aug
2017

No ordinary musical drama

Sept 22 Thomas Tosh Thornhill Sept 23 Birchvale Theatre Dalbeattie Sept 24 Swallow Theatre Whithorn Sept 25 Swallow Theatre Whithorn   “The British Empire was trying desperately to hold on to its colonial possessions by any means … and the foul would often override the fair.” Tunji Sowande arrived in London from Nigeria in 1945 to study law and pursue his interest in music…. Read more »