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  • 13 November 2023

    Scottish Ensemble presents the first of two specially-commissioned performance films with Glasgow production company Forest of Black: Anna Meredith’s “Tull”

    The musical score comes alive when a forest of pink plinths – each with their own independent character – grows homogeneously in response to the music. Scottish Ensemble musicians – as if museum objects on display – balance precariously on top, whilst performing Anna Meredith’s gripping piece with laser focus.

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  • 13 November 2023

    Daisy Dickinson commission kicks off two-year partnership between The Glasshouse International Centre for Music (formerly Sage Gateshead) and international arts commissioner Mediale

    On Tuesday 14th November 2023 London-based director/visual artist Daisy Dickinson will be unveiling Three Hundred and Thirty Three: Part One, the first of a triptych of films set in and around the ancient sites and nature of the north east of England, co-commissioned by Mediale and The Glasshouse International Centre for Music, and developed and co-produced by From The Other.

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  • 7 November 2023

    St. Joseph’s Academy students set to wow with professionally performed compositions in collaboration with The Cumnock Tryst

    Pupils in the Higher and Advanced Higher Music classes at Kilmarnock’s St. Joseph’s Academy are being given the chance to hear their original compositions performed by a professional ensemble in a public concert in their school.

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  • 5 November 2023

    The Glasshouse turns Russian opera into Geordie Christmas classic for the Fenwick festive window

    For the second year in a row, Britain’s largest family-owned department store Fenwick has turned to The Glasshouse International Centre for Music to provide the soundtrack for its iconic festive window which this year depicts The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis.

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  • 2 November 2023

    Hertfordshire Film Festival returns in 2025

    Hertfordshire Film Festival is back on the big screen! The Festival returns in April 2025 to provide an unmissable opportunity for young filmmakers to create and showcase their work at Watford Palace Theatre. 

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  • 31 October 2023

    Edinburgh Science to collaborate with Getty on PST ART: Art & Science Collide, largest ever arts project in the U.S.

    Edinburgh Science, education charity renowned for its education and climate work and the annual Science Festival, is delighted to announce its new partnership with Getty’s PST ART: Art & Science Collide, Southern California’s landmark art event with more than 60 exhibitions at museums and scientific institutions across the region, all exploring the intersection of art and science.

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  • 30 October 2023

    Macrobert Arts Centre to get audiences dancing this Christmas with disco retelling of Aladdin

    Macrobert Arts Centre, Central Scotland’s leading arts venue, has revealed a programme filled with festive fun for all the family to round off 2023, including a panto sure to get everyone dancing in their seats: Aladdin. 

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  • 26 October 2023

    A Christmas Carol: Cast Announced

    The magic is back at Dundee Rep this Christmas as the critically acclaimed musical A Christmas Carol returns for the 2023 festive season!

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  • 24 October 2023

    Assemble a space satellite or perform a surgery: Edinburgh Science addresses the problem of pupils not choosing STEM subjects by getting them hands-on with science

    Edinburgh Science is pleased to announce the return of its annual Careers Hive, a week-long free schools event with a Public Open Day on Saturday, 11 November.

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  • 17 October 2023

    Citizens Theatre announces Paul McNamee as new Chair of Board of Trustees

    The Citizens Theatre is delighted to announce that Paul McNamee has been appointed as the new Chair of its Board of Trustees.

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