Photo © Martyn Grimmer
Arran Theatre and Arts has been in existence since 1989. Its aims, in partnership with other organisations on the island, are to foster the visual, literary and performing arts on Arran, to further opportunities for professionals in the arts, create experiences which raise skills and awareness and improve access at community level, develop opportunities for young people and encourage new work both on Arran and beyond through the annual McLellan Poetry Award and the McLellan Arts Festival.
Arran Theatre and Arts Trust is an umbrella organisation for Arran Open Studios, Arran Art Trail, Arran Arts Resource, Arts Forward, Arran On Film, Music Arran and the McLellan Arts Festival.
Short Listed for a Creative Places Award in 2013 and 2015.
Our Patron is television political journalist, arts presenter and writer, Kirsty Wark