News & Inspiration

National Convention of Youth Drama – On Sale Now!

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Youth Theatre Arts Scotland is proud to present Scotland’s first ever National Convention of Youth Drama in partnership with Macrobert Arts Centre and in celebration of Scotland’s Year of Young People 2018. Last year Oxford Dictionaries selected ‘Youthquake’ – a significant cultural, political, or social change arising from the actions or influence of young people […]

Save the Date! National Convention of Youth Drama

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In 2018 Youth Theatre Arts Scotland, in partnership with Macrobert Arts Centre, will present Scotland’s first ever National Convention of Youth Drama on Friday 23 & Saturday 24 March 2018. This will be an inspiring, engaging and inclusive meeting place for everyone who uses drama and theatre in their work with young people. Over two days in March 2018, […]

YOUR YOUTH THEATRE – Charly Anderson, Love Drama

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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 Charly Anderson of Love Drama where she talks about how she found her way into youth theatre and how that has turned into her career: “Hello! My name is Charly Anderson and […]

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 […]