“You use a glass mirror to see your face. You use works of art to see your soul“
– George Barnard Shaw
Creativity allows the soul to speak
tha cruthachalachd a’ leigeil leis an anam bruidhinn
Here we celebrate the beauty and the power of the creative arts, and explore the ways in which they inspire and uplift us.
We believe that music, art, dance, drama, poetry and language connect and transform us. We are passionate about creating opportunities to explore meaning, as well as to experience the joy and magic of creativity.
Primarily driven by the talented Siobhan, Anam Alba Creative has seen itself grow and take shape; from a guest appearance in London for ArT1st for Diabetes UK to a run at the famed Edinburgh Fringe with the newly created Little Iceberg Musical.
We are delighted to weave messages of hope, courage, compassion and friendship through stories told using the creative arts, to audiences across Scotland.
The driving force behind our creativity! Siobhan is a talented multi-instrumentalist, multi-linguist, multi-talented superstar! From the Glasgow Acting Academy, the stages of London, right up to the world famous Edinburgh Fringe, Siobhan has been wowing audiences with her energy, enthusiam and her talent for years.
The Story of The Little Iceberg Musical
sgeulachd a’ bheinn-deighe bhig
With the seeds being sown during lockdown, read all about how the storybook was taken to the studio, and then to the stage.
tachartasan ri thighinn
There’s always something coming up at Anam Alba, and as always, we’d love for you to be a part of it. From pilgrimages, to craft events, to full-blown stage productions, see what we’re up to next.
Auld Land Sing
seinn auld lang
Bringing the stories of old into the present via the magic of song, Auld Lang Sing is a musical retelling of the poems of Burns, Louis Stevenson and Mary, Queen of Scots.
tachartasan san àm a dh’fhalbh
It’s not just where we’re going next, it’s where we’ve been too! Take a look at the past events we’ve run at Anam Alba