Out of the Blue
We have three groups for 11-14s. This group works closely with our team of writers, developing and performing new plays at venues such as the Scottish Storytelling Centre (SSC). The group most recently performed: 1,001 Night’s at Widow Twankey’s B&B by Duncan Kidd. From January 2019 they will be working on a revival of a Strange Town classic- The Ollisey by Tim Primrose, which will be performed in June 2019.
|Dates:||Wednesdays 5-7pm : 9th January - 3rd April and 24th April - 19th June 2019|
|Venue:||Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny St, Edinburgh EH6 8RG|
£100 per term NB bursaries giving discounts and free places are available.
|What to Bring:||
Loose, comfortable clothes and a bottle of water
Tickets for The Ollisey by Tim Primrose will go on sale nearer the time.
Adam Rosa: Director
Adam is a freelance drama practitioner and director from Edinburgh, who studied at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and the University of Glasgow. Adam originally assisted with the 11-14s youth theatre production of You Game and since then he has led Strange Town’s holiday performance projects and currently leads the Wed 11-14s youth theatre group at Out of the Blue, directing their performance of Multiverse: The Rise of Alvin at the Scottish Storytelling Centre in June 2016 and Babes In The Wood in Dec 2016. He also leads drama workshops at various primary schools as part of the company’s after school drama outreach programme. Adam also worked with the actors in the Strange Town Young Company and ACTive INquiry co-production Persevere.
What People Say
“She came out of Strange Town last night, eyes sparkling, face beaming. She just absolutely loves it. She said she had to act out different scenarios and she said, ‘I did it, Mum’. I was really pleased and proud of her.”Parent of Youth Theatre member
"I enjoyed everything. I mostly enjoyed the show."Youth Theatre member