Where Have All the Scratch Nights Gone?

Where Have All the Scratch Nights Gone?

A QUICK GLANCE AT THE EVER-CHANGING SCOTTISH SCRATCH NIGHT SCENE AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR SCOTLAND’S NEXT GENERATION OF ARTisTS. Towards the end of last year, I had the pleasure of attending Under the Rug’s second scratch night – Cuttin’ A Rug. Hosted at The...
Grow Your Emerging Theatre Company

Grow Your Emerging Theatre Company

Want to start your own theatre company but unsure where to start?   In this latest Dialogue post, co-founder of SKELF Theatre Co. (and Scottish Youth Theatre alumnus) Phoebe Byrne recounts her experience setting up an emerging theatre company and the many...
Everyone starts somewhere.

Everyone starts somewhere.

Support our fundraising appeal Can you remember where you started your career journey? Or who supported your development? We believe in supporting all young artists to achieve their creative potential. That’s why we have committed to not charging fees for young...
Scratching the Surface of a Devising Process

Scratching the Surface of a Devising Process

“WE CAN PICK AND CHOOSE WHAT INFLUENCES OUR WORK [and] WHAT METHODS WE WANT TO BORROW… TO SHAPE OUR OWN STYLE.” After having a brilliant time leading Shapeshift Aberdeen, working with the city’s exciting young artists, I’ve pulled together a...
Scottish Youth Theatre Board Member Call Out

Scottish Youth Theatre Board Member Call Out

Scottish youth theatre is inviting expressions of interest to join our board at a pivotal period of the company’s development. We are seeking up to five new Board members to strengthen and diversify our current Board and succession plan for 2025 when our two...