Drama and theatre
Youth Theatres need you!
Are you interested in:
- meeting new people
- taking part in workshops
- exchanging ideas
- performing on stage
- designing and making props, costumes and sets
- working with sound, lights and technical aspects backstage
Then you may be interested in joining a local youth theatre.
From the complete novice to the aspiring Broadway superstar a youth theatre may have just what you’re looking for.
Well in the first instance you could:
Check Scotland's national development organisation for youth theatre, Promote YT, for opportunities. You could also check with your Local Authority to see what’s on offer in your area.
For the more serious amongst you, you may like to consider a qualification in Drama or a related area. Check out the National Council for Drama Training for a list of some of the courses available.
Scottish colleges and schools offering courses include the Queen Margaret University College the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama or the MGA Academy of Performing Arts.
So no excuses - get out there, make contact and tread some boards.