Our programme is informed by input from teachers, and selected from some of the best Scottish performing companies who are specialising in theatre and dance for children and young people.
While live touring performances are currently suspended we are using this time to look at new ways we can work with schools and teachers:
This term we’re excited to be bringing a new digital adaptation of Potato Needs a Bath, presented by Shona Reppe, into a number of classrooms with the support of Orkney Islands Council. The production integrates livestream with a new filmed version of the story.
Award-winning performance company, Curious Seed, was scheduled to bring its acclaimed dance theatre show, Chalk About, into schools this autumn. While this is not currently possible, the company is taking this opportunity to workshop ideas for the future of the show. Working in two Edinburgh communities, Curious Seed will explore new ways of using the many themes and ideas within Chalk About to connect with local school children.