General News

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 »

19
Apr
2017

Theatre events for tots and their adults

There are very many reasons why children should be introduced to the perfoming arts from a very young age. While dance, music and interactive theatre is obviously good for a child’s physical development and well-being, the emotional benefits include enhancing social and communication skills, learning about the world we live in and developing empathy. As part of the ongoing Dumfries… Read more »