Director and Playwright Drew Taylor is RYT’s first Artistic Director. He will lead The Connects Project which supports aspiring theatre makers aged 16 to 25 in Stranraer and Wigtownshire. Emerging young theatre makers will be given the opportunity to work with theatre professionals to perform, direct, design, write, or be a technician through a programme of free mentoring from theatre industry professional, skills […]
RACHEL FROST – Visual Artist and Craft Maker Award recipient 2014-15 Fee: £250 plus travel expenses per panel meeting An opportunity exists for a professional craft practitioner to become part of the selection panel for the South of Scotland VACMA awards. Expert representation for craft is invited from Dumfries and Galloway to complement specialist visual […]
The Federation of Scottish Theatre is currently accepting applications for the second round of our 2017 bursaries. First established in 2007, FST bursaries help Scotland-based artists build up their experience by financially supporting their attachment to an established performing arts company. Over the years, this has proven to be an important addition to professional development […]
The Creative Carbon Centre has an opportunity for a campaigner with excellent social media skills and smart publicity instincts to reduce the use of plastic bottles initially within Dumfries & Galloway, and possibly throughout South West Scotland, depending on the success of this demo project. More information can be found here.
The Oasis Youth Centre in Dumfries is looking for a youth worker to take forward music and arts. The Young Peoples Service in Dumfries and Galloway are offering an exciting opportunity for adults who are highly creative and have experience in working with young people to join an innovative and award winning youth work team to […]
The Stove Network in Dumfries is looking for someone to join their Operations Team at The Stove, 100 High Street, Dumfries. The role is 25 hours per week and applicants must be aged 16-29. Full details can be found here. Deadline for applications: 18th August.
Sanctuary is a unique 24-hour art event exploring darkness, technology and place in the Galloway Forest Dark Skies Park. The event is a laboratory for off-grid creative experimentation. We are looking for four interns based in Dumfries and Galloway who are aged 18-25 to work on this year’s event, which takes place on 23rd and 24th September. […]
Annan Harbour Action Group seeks two independent contractors for its ‘Ebb and Flow; the fisheries of Annan’ project. These will be temporary part-time contracts running between July and November 2017: Volunteer/Training Coordinator and Writer and Project Coordinator. Ebb and Flow; The fisheries of Annan is a project developed by Annan Harbour Action Group and funded by the Heritage Lottery […]
Friday 14 July 2017 10am – 2pm, Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries Artist talk & workshop exploring why and how artists work collaboratively with Glasgow based duo ‘In the Shadow of the Hand’. In the Shadow of the Hand is an ongoing collaborative project that brings in to conversation the practices of Sarah Forrest and Virginia Hutchison. […]
TWO OPPORTUNITIES – ONE NATIONAL FESTIVAL The Chrysalis festival is a platform for ambitious performance by young theatre-makers. It showcases emerging talent, sparks critical debate and challenges perceptions of youth theatre. 17-19 November 2017 Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh Applications close – Wed 19th July, 2017. 1. Emergence ‘Young Directors’ Award 2017 Youth Theatre Arts Scotland (YTAS), the Saltire Society, […]