News & Inspiration

Day of the Region 2018

Day of the Region logo

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 […]

Year of The Young Person 2018 – Glasgow Focus Group

The National Theatre of Scotland is planning to create a nationwide signature event to help celebrate the Year of The Young Person in 2018. They would like to gather some bright, young, creative minds to help us determine what that event should look like and how best to ensure the very people it aims to […]

Are You A Mentor?


Youth Theatre Arts Scotland and Ireland’s National Association for Youth Drama have been awarded funding from Erasmus+ to create a youth arts mentoring resource to support the work of their sector and their members. We are looking for organisations and individuals who would consider themselves to have youth arts mentoring programmes that we can both learn […]

A Brief Snapshot: The Showcase

Volcano Youth Theatre

The deadline to register for NFYT 2016 is fast approaching. Take a look at our brochure to find out what the festival includes, and keep checking our Facebook and Twitter pages for more details and updates. As part of the festival, some youth theatres apply to devise and put on a performance. We’ve already revealed […]