Explore

Want to delve deeper into the world of Scottish theatre? Welcome to Explore.

Immerse yourself in artistic films that bring theatre to the screen. Peek behind the curtain with rehearsal videos, interviews and behind-the-scenes content. Get your teeth into the big questions in our features and articles. And dive into our archives to find out more about the shows you’ll never forget.

 

 

National Theatre of Scotland on Screen

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Run Free | Sashi’s Story

Sashi tells his story of overcoming prejudice and finding a way to be true to himself through art and performance.

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The Drift by Hannah Lavery

An extract from The Drift,  a searingly honest portrayal of growing up mixed-race in Scotland.

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First Snow / Première neige | Thierry

A short extract performed by Thierry Mabonga

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BEHIND THE SCENES

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My Left / Right Foot – In Rehearsal

Join the cast of My Left Right Foot and director Robert Softley Gale in the rehearsal room.

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RADIAL | Making Of

Join Back to Back Theatre and our Young Creators on the set of RADIAL in Dundee.

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First Snow / Premiere Neige | In Rehearsal

Director Patrice Dubois and co-writer Davey Anderson in rehearsal with the cast of First Snow / Première neige in Quebec.

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BEHIND THE THEMES

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On Art, Technology and Society by Harry Wilson

How can theatre influence the direction of travel of our society in this technological age? How does art interact with…

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Interference | The Deep Dive by Harry Wilson

Interference is a trilogy of plays set in the near future. As technology continues to advance at a rapid rate,…

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Reflections on Adam by Oceana Maund

By Oceana Maund Oceana Maund is a non-binary trans activist and campaigner and currently trans blogger in residence with the…

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APPS

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Other

If you are in Dundee and have a iPhone, a love of all things gothic and spooky, and an hour…

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The Reason I Jump

ABOUT THE REASON I JUMP Naoki is a non-verbal, autistic, Japanese author, who was just 13 years old when he…

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Past Productions

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Adam

14/02/2019 – 16/02/2019

If you are born in a country where being yourself can get you killed, exile is your only choice. Adam…

The Fierce Urgency of Now

01/12/2018 – 01/12/2018

An evening of food, discussion, and artistic provocations about climate change. Presented by National Theatre of Scotland, Aberdeen Performing Arts…

The Justice Syndicate

10/11/2018 – 11/11/2018

A top surgeon accused of a serious crime. Conviction would mean planned operations will not go ahead – and the…

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