Teachers Theatre Club Year 2

TTC 1 at a post-show Q&A, Edinburgh Fringe August 2019
TTC 1 at a post-show Q&A, Edinburgh Fringe August 2019

Teachers' Theatre Club (TTC) is a partnership between Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society and Imaginate which is open to teachers in Edinburgh and the Lothians working in council-run Primary, Secondary and ASN schools. 

After an open call out, 10 teachers were chosed for TTC Year 2:

Due to the pandemic, in 2020/21 our Teachers Theatre Club went digital. We were delighted to be able to bring our Year 1 and Year 2 cohorts together to experience and discuss online performances. A mixture of live, pre-recorded and digital shorts were viewed by the group including:

In late June, Imaginate hosted an open session for our Year 1 and Year 2 Teachers Theatre Club cohorts, along with teachers and educators from across Scotland to come together and respond to a selection of the National Theatre Scotland’s Scenes for Survival series of digital shorts which were created in response to COVID-19.

Once teachers were able to attend performances, they attended: 

And at the 2021 Edinburgh Festival Fringe: 

TTC Year 2 also joined TTC Year 3 for their visits to the Edinburgh International Children's Festival and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. After the performances, they also engaged in post-show discussions with the creative teams involved in the productions. You can read about the joint programme with TTC 3 here