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Managers Forum – November 2017

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Tickets are now available for our next Managers Forum which is taking place at the Lyceum Theatre on Fri 17 November 2017. Get full details and book your place on Eventbrite. The Forum is for experienced Youth Theatre and Creative Learning Managers who want to push their own practice and work with other professionals on sector-wide developments. As part of Chrysalis 2017, the third […]

Chrysalis 2017 On Sale

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Tickets are now on sale for Chrysalis 2017, our platform for ambitious performance by young theatre-makers, which takes place at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, on Fri 17 – Sun 19 November. Now in it’s third year, Chrysalis showcases emerging talent, sparks critical debate and challenges perceptions of youth theatre. This year’s line-up includes four main […]

Chrysalis 2016 Explained

Chrysalis 2016

If you’re looking for recommendations and more information on this year’s Chrysalis festival, Kenny McGlashan, CEO of Youth Theatre Arts Scotland, has made a series of short videos explaining what the performance programme, Chrysalis Too and Emergence are all about. Head over to our Facebook page at and watch them all.

Win a Chrysalis festival Pass!

Win a Chrysalis festival pass!

How would you like to win a pair of weekend passes for Chrysalis 2016 worth £80? You and a friend could see a packed weekend of five performances at Edinburgh’s Traverse Theatre if you just answer the following question: Q: How many works-in-progress are in the new Emergence strand? Email your answer to and […]