18-25s: Thursdays (Previous Project)
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In conjunction with #artcore, Strange Town Young Company is creating a new radio drama, performed by actors aged 18-25. Each week the actors record script that is being written for them by our team of writers. The project also gives the opportunity to gain experience in radio production. Listen to the first eight episodes here:-
|Venue:||Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny St, Edinburgh EH6 8RG|
No charge (funded by Radio City, a project funded by Creative Scotland)
|What to Bring:||
Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring a bottle of water.
Steve Small: Creative Director
Steve has worked with young people in theatre for 25 years. He was Associate Director for Scottish Youth Theatre, Head of Education at the Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh where he created the Education Department and founded the award winning Lyceum Youth Theatre and was Associate Director, Education & Community, at Dundee Rep. Since founding Strange Town he has directed numerous plays including Teach Me which was shortlisted for the Scottish Arts Club Edinburgh Guide Scottish Theatre Award in 2012. Other work includes; The National Theatre of Scotland, The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Edinburgh College, Queen Margaret University College, Moray House, BBC Scotland, Aberdeen Council and he has led workshops in Norway and Japan.
What People Say
"For me this is a great opportunity to learn new skills and have fun working on something I wouldn’t normally have a chance to get involved with."Young Company member
"A great platform for young actors."Young Company member
"It's a unique chance to develop different acting techniques and work with a talented creative team."Young Company member