BFI Announces Major Programmes
May07

BFI Announces Major Programmes

The BFI (British Film Institute) will mark the centenary of World War One with a wide-ranging series of programmes of key films, archive television dramas, re-releases and archival discoveries including a major three part project for 2014, 2016 and 2018, The War That Changed Everything. The BFI’s landmark commemoration of the Great War include some of the profoundest and most moving responses to the conflict, as successive...

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Music and storytelling event
Apr08

Music and storytelling event

The National Museum of Ireland has planned a unique once-off music and storytelling event to mark the millennium of the battle of Clontarf 1014. We will be welcoming storytellers and musicians from Denmark and Ireland for this special commemoration, which will be held at the National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology on Kildare Street on Easter Saturday, 19th April at 3pm. The Melodies And Myths Of The Vikings And Gaels Storyteller...

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Andy Kershaw for Beverley Folk Festival
Feb18

Andy Kershaw for Beverley Folk Festival

Broadcaster, writer, foreign correspondent … Andy Kershaw has established a reputation as a genuine pioneer in whichever discipline he turns his attention to. As a teenager, he was promoting major rock gigs at Leeds University. He was Billy Bragg’s driver and roadie one day, and presenting Whistle Test and Live Aid the next. A passionate music enthusiast, he’s a man with an obsessive curiosity about the world....

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2014 European Shooting Stars Shine
Feb12

2014 European Shooting Stars Shine

Once again EFP’s annual EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS initiative has proved itself a highlight at the Berlinale, with a lavish Awards Ceremony to honour the best and brightest young acting talent in Europe, at the prestigious Berlinale Palast. The ceremony was held in the presence of industry figureheads and film fans alike, during the mid-point of the film festival’s 10-day programme. This year’s 10 stars come from all...

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Aliona Vilani Joins Brendan Cole
Dec28

Aliona Vilani Joins Brendan Cole

Brendan Cole will be joined by fellow Strictly Come Dancing professional Aliona Vilani for his Licence to Thrill tour, which comes to Aberdeen Music Hall on March 11 and Inverness Eden Court on March 12 and 13. She will be stepping into the leading lady shoes for the tour after French Dancing with the Stars champion Fauve Hautot pulled out having injured her cruciate ligaments in her knee. “It is such a shame to not have Fauve...

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Seussical the Musical
Nov14

Seussical the Musical

Seussical the Musical: Theatre for Young Audience Version Including the Dr Seuss stories Green Eggs and Ham, Horton Hears a Who! and The Cat in the Hat, this family friendly musical by Tony and Drama Desk Award winning team Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens and co-conceived by Monty Python’s Eric Idle returns for a second year at the Arts Theatre. A cast of 12 tell the story of Horton the Elephant and the tiny world of Who, interwoven...

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