Wordplay, Shetland’s festival of literature, curated by author Malachy Tallack, runs from Thursday 21 September - Sunday 25 September 2022 and features an exciting list of guest authors of local, national and international renown for readings, workshops and school sessions, as well an opportunity for local authors to showcase their work in a celebration of Shetland writing. 

Get priority booking and access to all events with a Wordcard or Festival Card (Screenplay and Wordplay). 

Priority booking for Wordcard and Festival cardholders is available from 6pm on Tuesday 2 August 2022, public booking from 10am on Friday 5 August 2022.