Islesburgh Drama Group

Calendar Girls play ‘amateur dramatics at its funniest and finest’

Honestly? When you hear your (much-loved) local amateur drama group is putting on a stage version of a Miramax motion picture – which, incidentally, won the 2003 British Comedy Awards award for Best Comedy Film – you do wonder how that might work out. Film is a whole different world. There are so many more […] Shetland News …


Exploring what makes us who we are

AT THE end of April, the Garrison doors opened once more to Islesburgh Drama Group as they rehearsed and then performed and filmed their latest play You Made Me: Oliver. Written by Stephenie Pagulayan and directed by Morag Mouat, the play centres around the eponymous Oliver and his various relationships with four key women in […] Shetland News …


‘The truth didn’t really matter at all’

I read something the other day which made me laugh: “April 1: the only day of the year that people critically evaluate things they find on the Internet before accepting them as true.” Funny, but something I’m sure we can all agree is in fact the case. Why so? Because we bring what knowledge we […] Shetland News …