Partners / Links

Multi arts space  in Leith where Strange Town is based and runs its Youth Theatre, Young Company and Young Actors’ Agency.

Community centre in Leith where Strange Town runs some of its Youth Theatre groups.

Edinburgh-wide arts project based at Out of the Blue offering free opportunities for people aged 13-25 to get involved in the arts.  Strange Town collaborates closely with #artcore on various projects.

Edinburgh venue on the Royal Mile where Strange Town performs regularly.

Scotland’s new writing theatre where Strange Town also performs.

Community arts company based in Leith that Strange Town collaborates with regularly.

National voluntary organisation that exists to give young people the skills, education and support to live healthier lives.  Another of Strange Town’s collaborators.

A developmental project and competition which originated at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and now aims to educate and inspire the next generation of stand-up comedians.  The Gilded Balloon is one of Edinburgh’s most famous production companies and Fringe venues and works with Strange Town’s improv comedy group.

Youth community centre round the corner from Out of the Blue on Buchanan St, that Strange Town sometimes uses for sessions and rehearsals.

Paul Johnston, photographer who takes Strange Town Agency headshots and other fantastic production shots for us.

Alan McCredie, photographer’s website.  Alan has also taken great photos of Strange Town.
The national agency promoting and developing youth theatre in Scotland.

Production company that collaborates with Strange Town.

Comprehensive guide for film and TV production in Scotland.

The UK’s largest casting resource.  Strange Town Young Actors’ Agency is a member and this is where we receive info about the majority of acting jobs that we put members forward for.
Scottish Community Drama Association
What’s happening, & Who’s Who in Scottish Theatre.
Federation of Scottish Theatre Ltd
An audience development initiative, promoting theatre for and by children and young people.
Organisation which promotes theatre for children and young people in Scotland, hosts annual children’s theatre festival.
The National Theatre’s website
Creative Scotland is the lead body for the funding, development and advocacy of the arts in Scotland.
National Youth Theatre Festival co-ordinated by National Theatre London.
The Shakespeare Schools Festival UK.
A national organisation designed to celebrate and develop Scotland’s growing writing culture.
The official Edinburgh Fringe Festival website
The official Edinburgh International Festival website
An up to date online advice website for all the difficulties that teenagers can face.
Scottish youth information for 12 – 26 year olds.
YouthLink Scotland supports the development of accessible, high quality youth work services.
The internet theatre bookshop.
A website dedicated to plays written especially for young performers and children.
The guide to what’s on in Edinburgh, Glasgow & Scotland.