Storytelling Festival 2020 In the Flow Announced

In another arts initiative during the Covid crisis, the Scottish International Storytelling Festival (SISF) is whetting the appetites of those hungry for culture with the promise of an Autumn festival called In the Flow. This Festival will take the form of aneclectic mix of online events spanning across the globe and small-scale face-to-face events that celebrateContinue reading “Storytelling Festival 2020 In the Flow Announced”

Gray’s School of Art Announces Virtual Degree Show

The current Covid pandemic has encouraged Aberdeen’s Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Gray’s School of Art to address this year’s degree show in a new way. In partnership with Look Again, independent design agency Design and Code and 2020 graduating students, they have created a Virtual Degree Show.  The fully immersive student created show will takeContinue reading “Gray’s School of Art Announces Virtual Degree Show”

Capital Theatres Announce Joy To The Moment

As part of Edinburgh’s Capital Theatres’ Raise the Curtain project, that enables them to engage with people digitally during lockdown, the independent charity has announced a new project inspired by the Covid pandemic. With the affirming name of Joy To The Moment, its aim is to develop films to entertain residents isolating in care homesContinue reading “Capital Theatres Announce Joy To The Moment”

Edinburgh Folk Club – Carry on Streamin

On 10 June, Edinburgh Folk Club launched Carry on Streamin, its response to the gap in live performance left by the COVID-19 measures, and a fund-raiser to help performers of traditional music in Scotland who have lost their incomes. Carry on Streamin will offer a 20-30 minute YouTube performance, including numbers by featured folk actsContinue reading “Edinburgh Folk Club – Carry on Streamin”

Dance Company Project X Celebrates Third Anniversary

Project X is a Glasgow based dance collective, co-directed and by Ashanti Harris, Rhea Lewis and Mele Broomes, that champions dance and performance from the African and Caribbean diaspora. For the last 3 years, this collective has carried out collaborative work to deliver bespoke workshops, facilitate conversations, produce and curate performances and events in Scotland andContinue reading “Dance Company Project X Celebrates Third Anniversary”


Currently streaming on YouTube at WeAreOne Global Film Festival Directed by Faouzi Bensaidi in his home city of Meknes, this tale of social injustice is a tale for our times and reflects the situation endured by society’s “have-nots” in the wider world. Recently married Abdelkader (Mouhcine Madli) and Malika (Nadia Kounda) struggle to make endsContinue reading “Volubilis”