Categories: BLT Events

Spring 2018

New Spring menu for 2018 being offered to our fantastic promoters across the Scottish Borders any day now! This is going to be an extremely varied and exciting programme which will include events in our brand new Children and Young People’s Festival. Watch this space!

Wonderful visit from Mairi Campbell

A wonderful performance by the multi-talented, award winning Mairi Campbell at The Newlands Centre in Romanno Bridge last Friday. A great audience and fantastic atmosphere epitomised the preciousness of rural touring. This extremely well received solo show followed the musician’s journey of self-discovery and captured her multitude of talents in performance. The show presents music, dance, […]

Venue Network meetings

Scottish Borders Rural Touring Network Meetings  8th October 2014, Ormiston Institute, Melrose In attendance: Kirsty Taylor (SBC), Olivia Roper (SBC), Joy Dunsmore (SBC), Bob Wallum (Watch Promotions), Eloner Crawford (Heart for Duns), Jon Pollit (Darnick), James Harrison (Midlem), Derek Harkins (Newlands Centre), Sally Carroll (Cockburnspath), Bill Jeffrey (JPN3) Discussion of shape of touring network, name […]

Information/Promotional talks about Borders Live Touring

Cultural conversations Heart of Hawick 29th March 2015: The Cultural Conversations are open to anyone interested in, and working in arts and culture in the Borders, including heritage and tourism. It was an opportunity to hear from representatives of Scottish Borders Council and Creative Scotland about current initiatives to develop and support culture in the […]

Borders Live Touring

Borders Live Touring Launch

To celebrate the launch of Borders Live Touring , a drinks reception and performance of IDEOMS Theatre Company’s Lords Of The Creation (& Other Beasts) was held in the Volunteer Hall, Galashiels on Wednesday 21st January 2015. The show was a quirky and hilarious take on animals featured in Burns poems and songs by popular Scottish Borders based theatre company. […]

Borders Live Touring

Training and Development opportunities for promoters

Federation of Scottish Theatre Emporium 4th & 5th March 2015 Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock Borders LIVE Touring supported 9 Scottish Borders delegates to attend the FST Emporium this year to enable engagement at the training and networking event – an opportunity for local volunteer promoters to meet other promoters and companies. Paula Ogilvie (MacArts Galashiels) […]