Rock star Nick Cave offering Thursday night at the movies
Nick Cave is no stranger to the cinema, having taken bit parts in films including 1989’s Ghosts of the Civil Dead and 1991’s Johnny Suede and scripted others such as 2005’s The Proposition and 2012’s Lawless.
Beyond Borders Festival offers fresh perspectives on the burning issues of today
Beyond Borders Scotland’s Summer Events Programme sees Traquair House, and other venues in the Scottish Borders and Edinburgh, play host to a number of visual arts exhibitions and performing arts pieces, featuring local and international artists as they showcase new perspectives on a series of domestic and international issues.
Paintings by the late Alasdair J. Graham, formerly Principal Teacher of Art and Design at Berwickshire High School, will be on display in a new exhibition by the Border Landscape Artists Group which will be staged in Kelso’s Town House from August 5-13.
Shore to Shore celebrates independent bookshops with poetry and music
When the poet laureate decided to help celebrate Independent Bookshops’ 10th anniversary, she went to town. Or rather, she decided to visit a lot of different bookshops, in a number of different towns.
High-energy performance brings worlds of dance and film together
Enter the world of conmen and tricksters and follow four characters on a journey of betrayal and revenge. Sleight of Hands is a dark but high-energy piece of dance theatre, inspired by the use of plot twists in film and the wonder of magic.