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​Edinburgh International Festival Announces 2021 Programme

Edinburgh International Festival, the world’s leading performing arts festival, pioneers the return of live performance in Scotland from 7 – 29 August with a diverse programme of UK and international artists.

Published: 02 Jun 2021

160 Creative opportunities for Young People across the country

160 projects across the country have been supported, enabling hundreds of children and young people to take part in arts projects, thanks to £690,000 Youth Arts Fund funding from the Scottish Government through Creative Scotland.

Published: 31 May 2021

Scotland is the stage as outdoor spaces and unexpected places host live in person shows across the country

Allotments, woodland trails, garden centres, loch-sides, and people’s gardens are just some of the outdoor spaces and unconventional places that audiences will be able to experience live productions in person across Scotland from this May until March 2022.

Published: 27 May 2021

Scotland’s writers invited to apply for the 2021 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellowship

Writers from across Scotland are invited to apply for the 2021 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellowship, through Creative Scotland.

Published: 25 May 2021

Hospitalfield: first stage of £11million Future Plan opens to the public

A place to work, study, learn, visit and enjoy, Hospitalfield has been undergoing a visionary new redevelopment - the first elements of which will be revealed to the public from 27 May 2021 alongside a major new outdoor art work by Mick Peter, the first of a series of artist (...)

Published: 25 May 2021

Over £2.3m National Lottery and Scottish Government funds for creative development and projects

105 projects are sharing in over £2.3million of National Lottery and Scottish Government funding through Creative Scotland in the March and April rounds of Open Fund awards.

Published: 25 May 2021

What if…?/Scotland opens at V&A Dundee on 22 May

Communities across Scotland reflect on the places they call home as exhibition launches at V&A Dundee.

Published: 21 May 2021

Scotland’s first ever grime and hip hop music conference set for Glasgow this July

A new event to inspire and empower members of Scotland's hip hop and grime communities launches this summer, helped by some of the most vital names in the scene.

Published: 20 May 2021

Statement from Iain Munro on Scottish Cabinet appointments

Following today’s announcement of the new Scottish Cabinet, on behalf of everyone at Creative Scotland I would like to welcome Angus Robertson MSP to the role of Cabinet Secretary for the Constitution, External Affairs and Culture.

Published: 19 May 2021

Glasgow Jazz Festival announces digital edition for 2021 and early bird tickets

Glasgow Jazz Festival has announced the first bill of artists who are set to perform as part of their three-day digital festival for 2021, taking place between Friday 18 and Sunday 20 June.

Published: 19 May 2021