City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Get Them on the Stage Young

By edg - Posted on 09 May 2012

Kindur (Imaginate Festival)

With the Bank of Scotland Imaginate Festival on for the week children and adults are tasting a good range of live performance (such as the show pictured, Kindur, which is told from the perspective of Icelandic sheep).

It may be that in the process that your youngster gets the acting bug. In which case, this may be you:

Scottish Youth Theatre, Scotland's National Theatre "for & by" young people, is offering weekly early years drama classes at the Royal Botanic Garden from 12 May to 24 June.

SYT has 36 years experience in delivering "fun and engaging" drama workshops. Says SYT: "We provide a creative atmosphere within which young people develop skills, confidence and make new friends."

Two sets of classes are available at the Botanics: Junior Skint Knees (ages 3-4) on Sundays 10.15am-11.15am and Junior Skint Knees (ages 5-7) on Sundays 11.30am-1pm

A taster class costs £11.

To book and pay online visit Or call SYT on 0141 552 3988.