Cupar Arts EDEN 15 – 23 June

Cupar Arts EDEN aims to combine high quality arts events with community involvement focusing around Cupar’s public and natural assets such as the Corn Exchange, Haugh Park and the River Eden.  We hope you enjoy our new arts trail around the town this year.
Best wishes from the Cupar Arts Team.

Saturday 15 – 22 June
Exhibition – Free
Guest artist Celie Byrne, SKELF Sonic Chamber Installation, 
Wulfgard the Bard, Phill Jupitus, Artobotic, community henge making
Corn Exchange, Cupar, 10am – 5.30pm Daily 
 
Saturday 15 June
Music
Launch Night – The Pictish Trail, Phill Jupitus
Corn Exchange – Cupar – SOLD OUT
 
Sunday 16 June
Children’s workshop – Free – Booking required
Family Art Lab: Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes – with Dundee Contemporary Arts Learning Team – Suitable for children aged 5+ with siblings and grown-ups, interactive workshop exploring portraits and how we see each other
Limited spaces – Booking required through Eventbrite.  11am – 12.45pm
 
Sunday 16 June
Film – Free
The Garden Beyond (1977) – a dramatised portrayal of the life of bed-ridden Perth poet William Soutar. Film 1 hour followed by Q & A with award winning producer Douglas Eadie, poetry readings by Mary Ellen Robertson in celebration of one of the finest Scottish makars of the 20th century. – Corn Exchange – Cupar – 6pm – 8pm – Bar available 
 
Tuesday 18thJune
Workshop – Free 
Lomond Art – Bring your sketchbook and paints (some sample materials available) and make the most of Lomond Art’s wonderful River Eden view of the Lomonds – or simply enjoy the unique atmosphere at Lomond Art of a Midsummer’s evening. Pictures produced can go on the park railings at the “Henge in the Haugh Park” event on Saturday 22nd June. Lomond Art -supplies and gallery, Cow Brae, South Road, Cupar KY15 5JQ. Workshop 6pm – 8pm
 
Wednesday 19 June
Workshop
Printmaking workshop with local designer Nicki Bradwell
Corn Exchange, Cupar – 6pm – 8.30pm – Booking required
Email: Hello@nickibradwell.co.uk for details and tickets
 
Thursday 20 June
Music 
Coaltown Daisies
Best Folk Performance and CalMac Culture winners The Coaltown Daisies, a duo of singer-songwriters who write and perform folk, soul and americana
Corn Exchange – Cupar – Doors open 7pm – £10
Bar available
 
Friday 21 June
Theatre
A Tale Etched in Blood and Hard Black Pencil
Black comedy based on the Christopher Brookmyre novel – 14+ only
Corn Exchange – Cupar – £10/£12 – 7.30pm – 10pm
Bar available
 
Saturday 22 June
Midsummer Henge in the Park – Free
Muchty Music Makers on the bandstand 2pm-4pm
Art on the park railings – weather permitting! Cupar Art Club, Kilmaron School.  Installation by Sustainable Cupar
Haugh Park, Cupar 
 
Saturday 22 June
Ceilidh
Midsummer Music with Skyrie Ceilidh Band
Family friendly event with one of Scotland’s finest exponents of traditional music.  Corn Exchange – Cupar – 7.30pm – 11pm – £10 Admission – £20 Family ticket
Bar available

Sunday 23 June
Scottish Opera
Three brilliant 20 minute shows for audiences of all ages. Performed in a specially adapted trailer, each performance is brought to life by a storyteller, two singers, musicians and a series of colourful illustrations
Showings at2pm (5-8yrs), 3.30pm and 5.30pm
Fluthers Car Park – Cupar – £6

Arts Trail Map 2019