Youth Theatre Arts Scotland
For its third year, the Chrysalis festival raises the curtain on the best young theatre-makers from around the UK with a three-day showcase of ambitious performances and radical works-in-progress.
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The festival will bring together selected youth theatre groups who will perform:
There is a Light: Brightlight
Contact Young Company (Manchester)
Fri 17 (7pm), Sat 18 (2pm) & Sun 19 (7.30pm)
How To Save The World...ish
Beacon Young Company (Inverclyde)
Fri 17 (8.15pm) & Sun 19 (6pm)
Firefly Arts (West Lothian)
Sat 18 (7pm) & Sun 19 (3.30pm)
Reading Rep (Reading)
Sat 18 (8.15pm), Sun 19 (2pm)
Workshops, Talks & Events
Running alongside the main Chrysalis programme, a series of curated opportunities explores themes, creative approaches, and politics in terms of the work, its creation and the wider world.
Experience three 20-minute experimental scratch performances by emerging young theatre-makers, including one by our Saltire-Award-winning ‘Emerging Director’. Contribute your own thoughts and ideas on how each piece could develop.