General News

11
Jun
2017

Festival 2017 in pictures

Here is a glimpse into this years festival.   Thanks to our wonderful photographers: Galina Walls Alan Devlin Kirsten Bax Ronnie Galloway Graham at GE Photography Lou Davies Sara Bain The 38th Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival kicked-off on the evening of Friday, 26 May with Karine Polwart’s beautiful and emotional performance of Wind Resistance… Read more »

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 »