Theatre School Of Scotland / Performing Arts School

Theatre School of Scotland - young people taking part in a script reading

In line with the UK Government and Scottish Government advice, classes have not yet resumed at Out of the Blue’s premises.

This page will be updated when classes and events resume at the Drill Hall. You may also wish to check the class organisers’ websites below for more information.

Full statement from Out of the Blue Arts and Education Trust >>

Notice posted 4th August 2020

Every Thursday Night
Current term: 29th October – 17th December 2020

Weekly Acting Classes

  • Junior Acting and Performance (Age 7-11): 6pm – 7.30pm
  • Senior Acting and Performance (Age 11+): 7.30pm – 9pm

Classes are as from as little as £24 per month.

The Theatre School of Scotland was established in 2017. We offer performing arts training for kids and young adults and offer professional practice for those wanting to continue in the industry as working adults.

The nature of the business is simple, to offer a safe platform for young performers to grow and develop their talent. We pride ourselves on training and developing Scotland’s next generation of talent.

Theatre School of Scotland schools prides itself on giving young people expert teaching, building their confidence whilst having fun and offering performance opportunities and casting opportunities from a young age.

All coaches have BA(Hons) in the creative arts or above and have worked professionally in the industry. Our classes focus on acting and performance training in TV, Film, Theatre, Commercial and voice-over. In addition, we host regular masterclass workshops led by professional actors and key industry figures such as casting directors and directors.

For more information and bookings, please contact or 0141 556 7521

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