about our youth theatre

Edinburgh Youth Theatre offers the opportunity for children and young adults to express themselves and develop their acting, production and technical skills. Our drama classes are focused on encouraging the well-being and healthy development of young minds, where young people can express themselves confidently in a safe space, becoming balanced, expressive and emotionally balanced young people.

“Edinburgh Youth Theatre taught me how to be confident, off stage as well as on stage!”



behind the camera and on stage

Kids learn about all aspects of theatre and film production, from performing to sound, lights and camera, giving practical and confidence building experience to thespians of all ages.

Jo Jeffries and Shauna Macdonald lead Edinburgh Youth Theatre and bring in other professionals in the industry to guest teach many different aspects of performing.

Get in touch with us to find out how you can get involved and develop your interest in theatre and performance. Find out more about dates, costs and holidays for our drama classes.

book now

If you are ready to book, go straight to our online booking form. It is simple and secure.

“Archie has only been doing drama for a short time but has really loved the sessions. He has enjoyed expressing himself in a relaxed environment. It has given him confidence to work in groups with people he doesn’t know.”


Trudy Mcpherson (parent)