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Lammermuir Festival is back and live to in-person audiences

This year’s Lammermuir Festival returns to live performance with 14 days of 37 concerts at eight venues across East Lothian.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

Booking for Open Fund for Individuals Sector Sessions now open

If you’re an individual artist or creator based in Scotland, book your place at one of our Sector Sessions to find out more about the redeveloped application process for the Open Fund for Individuals.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

New Funds for Touring Theatre and Dance

New funds are available for Scottish based artists, companies, producers and venues for touring live theatre and dance work from Summer 2022.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

Creative companies receive funding to Stay, See, Share

Seven creative businesses from across Scotland have been selected to participate in the Stay, See, Share initiative, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland.

Published: 20 Jul 2021

Helen Sedgwick appointed 2021 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow

Writer Helen Sedgwick has been appointed as the 2021 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland.

Published: 14 Jul 2021

HANG unveils partnership with AIM, latest conference additions and showcase artists

Hip-Hop Aimed Networking with Grime (HANG), Scotland's first ever hip hop conference, today announces the latest additions to its inaugural all-day educational and cultural event, set for Saturday 31st July.

Published: 14 Jul 2021

Youth Arts Bursaries

We've announced details of funding from the Scottish Government to support early career artists and creative practitioners aged 18-24 across Scotland in the wake of Covid-19. Applications to the new £300K Youth Arts Fund: Bursary Programme open today with a deadline of Friday 27 August 2021.

Published: 13 Jul 2021

Orcadian Scriever appointed

The National Library of Scotland has announced the appointment of Alison Miller in the role of Orkney Scriever. The one-year Scriever residency was created to celebrate the richness of the Orcadian dialect, acknowledging the islands as a stronghold for the Scots language. It is based at the National Library of (...)

Published: 13 Jul 2021

Winners announced at Scottish Awards for New Music 2021

The winners of the 2021 Scottish Awards for New Music were announced during an online ceremony streamed live from the RSNO Centre, Glasgow on the evening of Wednesday 7 July.

Published: 08 Jul 2021

Publication of Creative Scotland’s 2021/22 Annual Plan

Creative Scotland’s 2021-22 Annual Plan includes a summary programme of the organisation’s work across the year and its updated Strategic Framework – including work towards a more simplified, multi-year funding approach for individuals and organisations.

Published: 06 Jul 2021