Scottish Dance Theatre – Antigone, Interrupted (dance)

Forres

30/05/2020

Antigone, Interrupted re-imagines a classic story for a contemporary world through the body and the voice of a single performer. In his first creation as Artistic Director of Scottish Dance Theatre, choreographer Joan Clevillé (Plan B for Utopia, The North) uses his distinctive mixture of dance, theatre and storytelling to present an intimate solo work […]

Elephant Sessions (music)

Forres

03/06/2020

Hailing from the Highlands of Scotland, Elephant Sessions exploded onto the indie folk scene to unparalleled effect with their last album “All We Have Is Now.” The band have since gone on to be finalists as Best Group at the BBC Radio 2 awards and are already winners of the 2018 Scots Trad Live Act […]

Dunedin Consort – Purcell: Songes & Ayres (classical music)

Forres

05/06/2020

Soprano Mhairi Lawson joins the Dunedin Consort for an intimate programme of music from the composer Henry Purcell. With his flair for drama and extraordinary gift for bringing words to life, Purcell poured many of his most creative ideas into his songs — each of them miniature masterpieces. They are paired here with some of […]

SCO Wind Soloists (classical music)

Forres

11/06/2020

This year the wonderful Scottish Chamber Orchestra are sending their Wind Soloists for a variation on their usual concert. The perfect accompaniment to a summer’s evening, the internationally renowned SCO Wind Soloists serve up a memorable musical feast. There’s something for everyone in this entertaining programme, which is guaranteed to bring a breath of fresh […]

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (theatre)

Forres

12/06/2020

A ceilidh through Scotland’s past – and present. This legendary piece of Scottish theatre tells the story of the exploitation of Scottish lands, waters and people over the centuries. From the highland clearances to the oil boom, this is the universal tale of how the greed of a few blights the lives of many. Add […]

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (theatre)

Forres

13/06/2020

A ceilidh through Scotland’s past – and present. This legendary piece of Scottish theatre tells the story of the exploitation of Scottish lands, waters and people over the centuries. From the highland clearances to the oil boom, this is the universal tale of how the greed of a few blights the lives of many. Add […]

The Old Military Road

Grantown on Spey

16/06/2020

MORAY WALKING FESTIVAL A history walk over an extant section of the Old Military Road, built by the government to quell the Highlands following the 1745 rebellion. This walk follows the course of the post-1745 Wade Military Road, as it crossed from Grantown-on-Spey towards Fort George. The first uphill stage provides one of the most […]

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham (music)

Forres

31/07/2020

Phil & Aly, two of Scotland’s most acclaimed traditional musicians have been delighting audiences across Scotland with their masterful, versatile and amusing performances and leading us in the dance on BBC’s live Hogmanay show for over two decades. Oct 2013 saw the legendary folk duo receive the The Sunday Mail’s ‘Lifetime Achievement” Award in the […]

Findhorn Bay Festival

Findhorn

23/09/2020 - 28/09/2020

The 4th Findhorn Bay Festival is a spectacular six-day celebration of arts and culture, taking place at the heart of Moray from Wednesday 23 to Monday 28 September 2020. Showcasing artists of national and international renown, performances and events take place in unexpected spaces and scenic locations. The Festival brings something for all with a vibrant […]