News & Inspiration

Lauren Asher – Young Promoter

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Lauren Asher is one the Young Promoters from Dumfries & Galloway’s Arts Live’s Young Promoters Group. We sat down and talked through their involvement in the upcoming Arts Festival, how she got involved in the Young Promoters Group and what to look out for in the next few months in Dumfries & Galloway: Can you tell […]

Statement on Scottish Youth Theatre’s announcement to cease operations

Scottish Youth Theatre

Scottish Youth Theatre is one of Youth Theatre Arts Scotland’s largest and longest standing Members. We were disappointed to hear the news last week that they expect to cease operations this summer. As the national company, this would represent a considerable loss for the youth theatre sector. Youth Theatre Arts Scotland’s role as the national […]

Stir It Up Twilight Sessions – Creative Practitioners Gathering North East – Tue 27 February 2018

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Stir It Up Twilight Sessions – Creative Practitioners Gathering – North East Are you a creative or community practitioner working with young people in and around Dundee and Angus? As part of our Stir It Up Twilight Sessions, Youth Theatre Arts Scotland and Dundee Rep Theatre are excited to invite you to attend our first Creative […]

Work with YTAS

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Youth Theatre Arts Scotland are currently recruiting for two positions: GENERAL MANAGER (part time, maternity cover) Fixed-term contract until 21 December 2018 • Salary £30,000 pro-rata (0.6FTE = 3 days per week) Based at Summerhall, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL Application deadline: 12pm, Wednesday 7 March 2018 Interviews: Monday 19 March 2018 (Edinburgh) Download the General Manager application pack as […]

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 […]