Wordplay is Shetland Arts' annual literary festival.

Note: The ongoing coronavirus pandemic means all events are subject to change or cancellation.

November 2022

The festival welcomes writers and authors of local, national and international renown and is a week-long celebration of books and literature. It features a mix of readings, writing workshops, children’s theatre events and book signings. It also offers a unique opportunity for readers and writers to meet their favourite authors, hear them read their work and ask questions.