General News

12
Nov
2015

Peter’s up for a DG Life Award

Festival programme director Peter Renwick is in the running for community champion in this year’s DG Life Awards. Peter has been programming and promoting festival events since February 2009. During that time he has seen the festival grow to support twice as many events as when he first arrived and helped to expand the programme… Read more »

12
Nov
2015

Vote for Macmath

The work of Dumfries and Galloway’s leading performing arts festival has gained national recognition. Macmath: The Silent Page commissioned by the Dumfries and Galloway Arts Festival, has been nominated for the prestigious Community Project of the Year category of the Scots Trad Music Awards. And voting is now open to anyone who wishes to see Macmath take… Read more »

27
Oct
2015

Young Promoters Scheme kicks off for 2016

As part of the commitment to involve more young people in its yearly programme, the Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival is repeating its scheme to encourage the under 26s or organisations who work with the under 26s to plan and promote live arts events throughout the region. TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM, CLICK HERE The festival… Read more »