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Drama projects and articles

Theatre reaches every part of Scotland through its rich mix of professional, amateur, community and schools drama. It fuels ideas, kindles imagination and ignites the passion of the people who are involved in it, either as a professional or as a member of an audience.

Browse through these interesting profiles of drama organisations and stories to get a taste of the exciting work happening throughout Scotland.

His Dark Materials: Photo: Douglas Robertson 

Scottish youth Theatre's Festival 2008

Scottish Youth Theatre, Scotland's national theatre company 'for and by' young people, is delighted to be returning this summer with its annual Summer Festival. 

The Red Room; photo: Niall Walker courtesy of David Hughes Dance Productions Limited

The Red Room

Details of the David Hughes & Al Seed's production of The Red Room premiering at The Traverse Theatre on Fri 13 & Sat 14 June 2008.

The Wolf and the Goat by Compagnia Rodisio (Italy); Photo: Sara Zanella and Andrea Bovaia

Imaginate 2008

Read about the The 2008 Bank of Scotland Imaginate Festival runing from Saturday 24 May to Tuesday 10 June.

Little Light, Andy Manley and Vanessa Rigg; Photo: Paul Watt


Read about the development and creation of theatre work for babies and young children.

Kevin McMonagle - rehearsal for The Demon Barber; Photo: Fraser Band 

The Demon Barber

The darkly delicious tale of Sweeney Todd infused with music performed live by Michael Marra.


In Projects
*Festival of Scottish Youth Theatre
*The Red Room
*Imaginate 2008
*The Demon Barber
*The Arches: Snow Queen
*Mathew Lenton: Sleeping Beauty
*Lyceum: Lion, Witch & Wardrobe
Haroun and the Sea of Stories; Photo: Anthony Brannan
Filming Three Thousand Troubled Threads; Photo: John Nichol
Citizens Theatre's 'The Queen of Spades'; Photo: Richard Campbell
Strenga Nona with Magic spaghetti pot; Photo: Kevin Low
Tag Theatre's 'Love Like Salt'; Photo: Tim Morozzo
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