News & Inspiration

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 […]

CashBack for Creativity Funding

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We’re delighted to be one of the groups receiving CashBack for Creativity funding for our latest project New Territory where we’ll working with Toonspeak Young People’s Theatre and Ignite Youth Theatre.  Activities will include new weekly drama sessions, summer projects and training for young leaders in targeted multiple deprivation areas of Glasgow, Inverclyde, Fife and […]

TeeNEXTers 2017 – Applications Open

Are you aged 16-22 with an interest in learning about creative criticism in the arts? Applications are now open for our six bursary places to attend TeeNEXTers Youth Exchange Project at the internationally acclaimed NEXT Arts Festival in Lille, France, on Mon 20 – Sun 26 November 2017. Get full information and download the application form […]

Fringe Chums

Desperate to go to the Edinburgh Fringe but don’t have anyone to go with? We’ll chum you! Join the YTAS team on Fri 18 August 2017 for a smorgasbord of weird and wonderful shows, all performed here at Summerhall. We’ll also have tea and coffee available in our meeting room, a quiet space for checking emails and […]

Your Youth Theatre – Stewart McLaren, Mix Up Theatre

Stewart McClaren, Mix Up Theatre

We’re keen to share the experiences, trials, tribulations and success stories of everyone who works in the youth theatre in Scotland. Here’s a post from Stewart McLaren of Mix Up Theatre where he talks about the journey to starting his own successful company and some of the challenges he’s faced along the way: “Hello everyone. My name is Stewart […]