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The Museum of Light

Create inspirational art, hear wondrous tales, be astounded by science and gaze in awe at the magnificence of the night sky! A wide range of ‘light’ inspired activities are on offer throughout the evening, so why not try your hand at painting with light, have your face painted with glow-in-the-dark colours or give making…

Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Sat 17 May

Free / 0300 300 1210

Part of Festival of Museums.

  • 19:00 – 00:00

No Redemption Songs

Ribbon Road A powerful and evocative mixed-media performance performed by Ribbon Road with songs by Brenda Heslop, and a film by Keith Pattison. The show marks the 30th anniversary of the 1984/5 Miners' Strike. Pattison's photos document events at Easington Colliery, Co Durham, following the striking miners and their…

Acoustic Music Centre @ St Brides, Edinburgh

Sun 17 Aug

Back Room

£8 (£6) / 0131 346 8237

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Norman McLaren: The Student Films

A collection of short films from internationally renowned experimental filmmaker Norman McLaren.

Glasgow School of Art

Sat 3 May

0141 353 4500

Part of McLaren.

  • 19:00

The Robber (Der Rauber)

  • 4 stars
  • 2010
  • Austria/Germany
  • 97 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Benjamin Heisenberg
  • Written by: Benjamin Heisenberg, Martin Prinz
  • Cast: Andreas Lust
  • UK release: 21 March 2014

The true story of Johann Rettenberger, a marathon athlete who robbed banks.

ARC: Stockton Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees

Wed 23 Apr

01642 525199

  • 19:30

Phoenix, Leicester

Wed 23 Apr

0116 242 2800

  • 20:30


An interactive journey through the culture and landscape of Aboriginal Australia where children are invited to explore, play and dance with the performers. Ages 4–8.

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Thu 15 May

£5–£7 / 01475 723723

  • 19:00

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Thu 8 May

The Studio

£10 (Family £8 each) / 0131 228 1404

Tickets available Mar 17. Part of Imaginate Festival.

  • 19:00
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Scottish Screenwriters

Everyone is welcome at these open sessions for screenwriters, from the novice to the professional. Meetings start with an industry talk followed by a Q&A and a workshopping session on scripts brought along by participants. Ages 16+.

CCA, Glasgow

Mon 12 May

£3 / 0141 352 4900

  • 19:00

Southside Film Festival

A super-local festival that brings an eclectic programme of films and workshops to 'pop up' cinemas in various Southside venues (cafes, pubs, clubs, schools, libraries, parks, even a boat shed). Film choices are often site specific or engage audiences by producing an event around the film.

Southside, Glasgow

Sun 11 May


  • 19:30

Where You're Meant To Be

A collaboration between lo-fi pop raconteur Aidan Moffat (Arab Strap) and filmmaker Paul Fegan as they tour Scotland documenting their journey. These live shows will be part ceilidh, part poetry recital, part gig featuring local guests along the way.

Barrowland, Glasgow

Sat 17 May

Free (ticketed) / 0141 552 4601

Blue Lamp, Aberdeen

Fri 25 Apr

Free (ticketed) / 01224 641122

The Caves, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

Free (ticketed) / 0131 557 8989

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