SYT Productions is the youth theatre’s high profile, high quality performance group. The company continues to identify talented young actors, directors and technicians and to give them the opportunity to further develop their skills through challenging performance and workshop projects. It is made up of senior members of Scottish Youth Theatre who have shown particular skills and talent for performance, production and delivering projects. More recently, the company has held open auditions for specific projects making SYT Productions accessible to other talented young people. The group has devised, developed and performed at many prestigious national and international. SYT Productions has also successfully toured nationally & internationally with a variety of productions.
Being a part of SYT Productions has enabled me to experience all different types of theatre and helped me to realise my skills, push me out of my comfort zone and realise strengths that I didn’t know were in me.
Katee, 18, Midlothian
SYT Productions allows Scottish Youth Theatre to deliver its identified aims:
The personal and professional development of these participants is important to the future of the creative industries in Scotland. Scottish Youth Theatre is best placed to allow their talents to grow in a safe and professional environment. Such is the demand for this company’s work that its programme of activities has expanded to necessitate the formation of an almost full time resident company.
Projects in 2013-2014: