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Double Scottish success at Prestigious RPS Music Awards

East Neuk Festival and 14-18 Now's co-commission Memorial Ground picked up the Audiences and Engagement award and Lammermuir Festival saw success in the Concert Series and Festivals category at the highly prestigious annual awards ceremony.

10 May 2017

Glasgow-based theatre-makers bring Daphne Oram's legacy to life

From 10 May to 2 June, the award-winning Blood of the Young present their first touring stage production ‘Daphne Oram’s Wonderful World of Sound’.

9 May 2017

Music is Torture

Music is Torture is a new piece of darkly comic, gig-theatre featuring live music and new songs by Glasgow art-poppers A Band Called Quinn.

8 May 2017

Iconic role is a homecoming joy for leading lady Sara

Next week sees the classic play "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" depart on a tour across Scotland. We found some time to chat to lead actress Sara Stewart about the production, her career so far, and why this role holds particular significance.

26 April 2017

The story of Sura Medura

Ahead of an exhibition at The Briggait, Glasgow, we speak to Artistic Director of UZ Arts Neil Butler about Sri Lankan international artist residency centre Sura Medura...

20 April 2017

Look Again Festival asks Aberdonians to see the Granite City through fresh eyes

Look Again Visual Art & Design Festival is a celebration of contemporary visual art and design, showcasing both local and internationally acclaimed talent in Aberdeen. Aiming to challenge the way people see the Granite City, we found out more from Associate Director Hilary Nicoll.

13 April 2017

Science in the Spotlight: Cosmonaut

Co-commissioned by Edinburgh International Science Festival and supported by the Scottish Government’s Edinburgh Festivals Expo Fund, we speak to writer Francis Gallop about new piece Cosmonaut.

31 March 2017

Get Creative Weekend 2017

People across the UK will Get Creative next weekend (Friday 7 - Sunday 9 April) as part of a national campaign aimed at celebrating everyday creativity. We find out what's in store at some of the venues putting on events across Scotland.

30 March 2017

Trailblazing GLITCH Film Festival returns for its second edition

Trailblazing GLITCH Film Festival returns for its second edition, running from 24 March to 1 April 2017.

24 March 2017

Occupying the Post-Industrial City - applications to Test Unit 2017 open

TAKTAL Director Helen Teeling tells us more about the art, design and architecture summer school and event programme.

21 March 2017

Alan Morrison: Showcasing Scotland at The Great Escape 2017

Alan Morrison, Head of Music at Creative Scotland, reflects on two busy days of Scottish Showcases at The Great Escape in Brighton...

20 May 2017

Craft Scotland becomes a Scottish Living Wage employer

In this guest post, Craft Scotland explores the wide-reaching benefits of the Scottish Living Wage Accreditation.

4 May 2017

Surveying Scotland's Games Industry - The Next Level

Morgan Petrie, Creative Industries Manager, provides an update on our efforts to better understand Scotland’s Games Industry, and reports on future plans to take this work to the next level.

2 March 2017

Getting creative with care

Creative Learning Officer Sarah McAdam takes a look at some of the creative initiatives aimed at helping young people in care.

28 February 2017

Rosie Crerar on why Screen Equalities Matter

The Glasgow-based producer explains what Creative Scotland's Equality Matters Review could mean for Scotland's Screen Sector.

31 January 2017

Guest Blog: Jo Verrent welcomes Tramway's Unlimited Festival

Jo Verrent is a speaker, writer, activist and the senior producer for the UK Unlimited Commissions programme. As we look forward to Tramway's Unlimited Festival opening tomorrow, Jo shares some thoughts on the festival running from 15-25 September…

14 September 2016

Anticipating the Edinburgh Book Festival

Kaite Welsh, Literature Officer, gives us a few reasons why she's looking forward to this year's Edinburgh International Book Festival.

12 August 2016

Guest Blog: "Why do we need diversity?"

We share Cloudberry MacLean and Nosheen Khwaja from Glitch / Digital Desperados powerful opening statement from the Equalities panel at the Scotland Screen Summit 2016.

19 July 2016

Primary School wins 2016 Creative Learning Award

Creative Learning Coordinator Sarah McAdam shares an update from the 2016 Scottish Education Awards, where St Albert's Primary School in Glasgow picked up the Creative Learning Award.

8 June 2016

Results from our first Games Industry Survey

We are excited to share the results from our first survey to map the Games industry in Scotland, which ran from 22 January to 8 February 2016.

6 June 2016