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Edinburgh’s Old Town set for stardom

The city of Edinburgh is set for its biggest starring role ever in Marvel Studios Avengers: Infinity War.

Published: 27 Mar 2017

Outstanding collaborations between business, arts and heritage celebrated

Winners announced at the Arts & Business Scotland 30th Annual Awards in Glasgow last night (Thursday 23 March).

Published: 24 Mar 2017

Young writers and illustrators to shape youth writing conference

Scottish Book Trust reveals the seven teenage writers and illustrators who have been recruited to steer the nationwide What’s Your Story? programme, aimed at helping to increase opportunities for young people to access and contribute to literary culture across Scotland.

Published: 24 Mar 2017

Newly renamed Edinburgh International Children's Festival programme unveiled

The newly renamed Edinburgh International Children’s Festival (formerly Imaginate Festival), which runs from 27 May to 4 June 2017, launched its programme today.

Published: 23 Mar 2017

Animation Sector Review Published

The first comprehensive review of the Animation Sector in Scotland has been published today, Friday 17 March, 2017.The independent study commissioned by Creative Scotland and carried out by BOP Consulting draws on evidence gathered from individuals and organisations working across Scotland’s Animation Sector.  

Published: 17 Mar 2017

Edinburgh International Festival 2017 Programme Announced

Edinburgh International Festival unveils its 2017 programme which marks the event’s 70th anniversary. This year’s International Festival runs from Friday 4 to Monday 28 August, welcoming 2,020 artists from 40 nations to perform in Scotland’s capital city.

Published: 15 Mar 2017

New Gaelic short film Briseadh na Cloiche to premiere at Glasgow Short Film Festival

The production, featuring Iain Macrae and Mairi Morrison with music by Alex Neilson, will be shown at the CCA in Glasgow on 17 March.

Published: 14 Mar 2017

Over £980,000 support to enable young people to access music-making activities

Young people across Scotland will enjoy access to high-quality music-making opportunities thanks to funding awards from the Youth Music Initiative (YMI).

Published: 09 Mar 2017

Winners announced for the first Scottish Awards for New Music

Winners of the first Scottish Awards for New Music have been announced following an event hosted by internationally acclaimed Scottish-based opera star, Andrea Baker, at the Drygate Brewery in Glasgow on Wednesday 8 March 2017.

Published: 08 Mar 2017

Update on Regular Funding - March 2017

With one month to go until the deadline for submission of applications to the next round of Regular Funding 2018-21, we provide a short update for potential applicants.

Published: 03 Mar 2017