News & Inspiration

Save the Date! Interchange 2019

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In 2019 Youth Theatre Arts Scotland will present Interchange – Scotland’s professional development and networking event for those who use drama and theatre in their work with young people. The event will be held at Perth Theatre from 15-17 March, 2019. The overall theme of the event will be based around the statement ‘young people […]

Dumfries and Galloway’s Day of the Region

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This September, Youth Theatre Arts Scotland celebrated the youth theatre community of Dumfries & Galloway as part of Day of the Region when some brilliant events and performances took place throughout the month. Day of the Region celebrates rural life and community and showcases Dumfries & Galloway’s talent by providing an exciting opportunity to strengthen community ties and increase community spirit. Youth theatre […]

Day of the Region 2018

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This September, Youth Theatre Arts Scotland are celebrating the youth theatre community of Dumfries & Galloway as part of Day of the Region with some brilliant events and performances happening throughout the month. Day of the Region celebrates rural life and community and showcases Dumfries & Galloway’s talent by providing an exciting opportunity to strengthen community ties […]

Behind the Maskcraft – Kristofor Bate

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Kristofor Bate is the Artistic Director of Maskcraft, an Edinburgh-based company that exists to preserve, create and share mask theatre practice. Kristofor took part in the Creative Incubator at YTAS’ National Convention of Youth Drama in March 2018 and we caught up with him to talk about his background, the company and his plans for the future. […]

Glasgow > Berlin > 1,210 Kilometers

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This August YTAS member Junction 25 are premiering 1,210 Kilometers, a co-production with Berlin’s Theatre an der Parkaue. The work will premiere at Tramway in Glasgow as part of Festival 2018, the cultural programme for the Glasgow 2018 European Championships and will then tour to Theater an der Parkaue in Berlin in autumn 2018. We […]