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Family Drive-In

Family Drive-In

Family shows added to Utilita Drive-In events:

Dick and Dom, Dinosaur World Live and The Tiger Who Came to Tea have been added to the Utilita Live From The Drive-In shows at the Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston.

July 11, 2020 | By | Reply More
Imaginate 2021 Call-Out

Imaginate 2021 Call-Out

Children’s Festival modifies format for 2021:

Imaginate has put a call-out for ideas from Scottish companies of projects to run in a modified 2021 Edinburgh International Children’s Festival, which is slated for 26 May to 6 June.

July 10, 2020 | By | Reply More
Elections for EdFringe

Elections for EdFringe

Society GM fails to pass constitutional amendment:

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society will elect three new members to its board of directors, after a specially convened general meeting failed to amend its own rules.

July 10, 2020 | By | Reply More
FM confirms £97m is for arts

FM confirms £97m is for arts

First Minister’s take on UK-wide culture funds:

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed that the Scottish element of the UK Government’s £1.57 billion culture relief will go to the sector and is additional to the £10m announced on Friday.

July 6, 2020 | By | Reply More
Help for theatre Freelancers

Help for theatre Freelancers

£500K for dedicated Theatre Artists Fund:

A new Theatre Artists Fund will provide emergency support for theatre workers and freelancers across the UK in need of financial support due to the impact of Covid-19 on the theatre sector.

July 6, 2020 | By | Reply More
£97M for Scottish culture

£97M for Scottish culture

Scottish culture gets share of £1.57 billion support package:

Scotland will get £97 million as a result of the Westminster government’s £1.57 billion investment to protect Britain’s cultural, arts and heritage institutions.

July 6, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Support for theatre fund

Support for theatre fund

Theatre leaders’ positive response to £10M fund:

The Scottish theatre sector has, unsurprisingly, welcomed the Scottish Government’s announcement of a £10 million Performing Arts Venues Relief fund for venues hit by the ongoing impact of Covid-19.

July 4, 2020 | By | Reply More
£10M for Theatre

£10M for Theatre

Scotgov throws “lifeline” of £10M new money to theatre:

The Scottish government has created a targeted £10M Performing Arts Venues Relief Fund for theatres adversely effected by Covid-19, which will be administered by Creative Scotland.

July 3, 2020 | By | 3 Replies More
Six Drives In

Six Drives In

Divorced, Beheaded, Drive in at Ingliston:

Six The Musical is to play eight performances at the Royal Highland Centre from Tuesday 1 to Sunday 6 September 2020 as part of the Utilita Live From The Drive-In arena tour.

July 3, 2020 | By | Reply More
National Partnership for Culture

National Partnership for Culture

New ScotGov Culture Group:

The Scottish Government has set up a new group to advise it delivering its cultural strategy which will also address the challenges facing the culture sector from Covid-19.

June 26, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More