Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

A bit of fun and a trip down memory lane. Hear again pop and folk hits like Putting on the Style, Amazing Grace, My Old Man's a Dustman, Wild Rover, Hello Mary Lou, Nobody's Child, Singing the Blues, Tom Dooley, Freight Train, Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavour, Heartaches by the Number and many more. 

BambinO

BambinO

Following a sold out run at the 2017 Fringe, this five-star show is back. BambinO is a first operatic adventure for six to 18-month-olds and their carers. This colourful work reinvents opera for children at an age when their minds are wide open to new sounds, images and experiences... 

Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

A trip down memory lane, hear again 50s to 70s pop and folk hits like Putting on the Style, Amazing Grace, My Old Man's a Dustman, Wild Rover, Hello Mary Lou, Nobody's Child, Singing the Blues, Tom Dooley, Freight Train, Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavour, Heartaches by the Number and many more. 

BambinO

BambinO

BambinO is a first operatic adventure for six to 18-month-olds and their carers. This unique and colourful work reinvents opera for children at an age when their minds are wide open to new sounds, images and experiences... 

Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

Back at the Fringe again for another trip down memory lane. Hear again hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s like Putting on the Style, Tom Dooley, Singing the Blues, My Old Man's a Dustman, Nobody's Child, It Doesn't Matter Anymore, Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour and more... 

Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening

Based on the Frank Wedekind play of the same name, the musical Spring Awakening tells the controversial story of a group of young adolescents trying to deal with the tumultuous process of growing up, at a time when parents provided little to no information... 

I Love You / It's Over

I Love You / It's Over

As a piece of verbatim theatre, I Love You / It’s Over gives a much more clear headed, down-to-earth view of love than you’re likely to find in a more highly wrought play. The appeal of the piece rests heavily on the fascinating responses to a questionnaire about love, however is less successful in the way it develops its raw material... 

The History of the Musical

The History of the Musical

Bel Canto Voices, Fife’s premier youth choir presents The History of The Musical, featuring highlights from shows by Offenbach to Rodgers and Gershwin to Schoenberg, and showcasing wonderful talented young singers in a plethora of choruses, ensembles and solos... 

Aham Indian Classical Dance Workshop and Performance

Aham Indian Classical Dance Workshop and Performance

15.00 to 16.00: Indian classical dance workshop (open to all ages) – learn a dance and perform it! (optional). 16.00 to 17.00: Performance by Dance Ihayami’s youth dance group Ihayami Fusion, with curtain-raiser by workshop participants... 

The Room Mate

The Room Mate

A university dorm room. Three people. One wants justice. One wants to be popular. One wants to be left alone. They each get what another one wants. 

Young Filmmaker Showcase

Young Filmmaker Showcase

Fife Youth Arts is proud to showcase films made by young people from across the country. Some have been made with our filmmaking clubs, some during the young people's free time but all by passionate, talented young people. 

YCA Secret Opera: Mansfield Park

YCA Secret Opera: Mansfield Park

Following a sell-out run and five star reviews for their recent production of Carmen, Edinburgh Studio Opera return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with Jonathan Dove’s Mansfield Park... 

Young Classical Artist Secret Opera

Young Classical Artist Secret Opera

Staged opera performances from some of Scotland’s most talented young singers. From established classics to less well known repertoire, each performance offers something new and unique... 

Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

Dance, paint, build and design at our fun-filled family day. Geared towards babies and younger children, this is the perfect event to get creative in a safe, family-friendly environment which offers a nice break from Fringe crowds... 

The Life to Come

The Life to Come

Aberdeen Performing Arts Youth Theatre presents The Life to Come by Timothy Mason. Set in 1918, as the United States of America take their place alongside the rest of the allies in WWI... 

Oliver!

Oliver!

Oliver is a well crafted tale which follows the boy who asked for more as he makes his way to London hoping to find his family. Based on the Dickens novel, this show has been engaging audiences with its wonderful characters and excellent music including Food Glorious Food, I'd Do Anything, Where is Love, Consider Yourself, As Long As He Needs me and Reviewing the Situation... 

The Tide Creeps In

The Tide Creeps In

What happens if your future depends on remembering? What happens if what you thought you knew and experienced is somehow blurred, altered or gone completely? A performance about five individuals seeking to remember their perceived truth and what has been forgotten... 

Best Girl Athlete

Best Girl Athlete

Best Girl Athlete, AKA 17-year-old Aberdonian Katie Buchan, released her debut album Carve Every Word in March 2015 via Fitlike Records in the UK and through Minty Fresh Records in North America... 

Bulldog

Bulldog

Work hard, play harder. Based on stories of nine and ten-year-olds, Bulldog revisits the world of being nine and the games you must play to survive the labyrinth that is primary school... 

CoinciDance

CoinciDance

Frequently mixed up, these dancers were inspired to create a duet exploring the contrasting desires to be recognised as an individual while fitting in with the crowd. Unintended similarities, coincidental unison... 

Actors Wanted for Fringe Show: No Mobile

Actors Wanted for Fringe Show: No Mobile

Three-hour fast-moving, fun workshop for up to 20 children (11 to 14-year-olds) exploring how young people use their mobile phones and what happens when a teenager is left without their phone... 

Liebe

Liebe

This is my last morning. What does a man do on his last morning? He does what any another man would do. Whether it be his first, his last or a day in-between. He washes. He takes a shower... 

Macbeth

Macbeth

'When you durst do it, then you were a man; And, to be more than what you were, you would be so much more the man.’ Set in 1953 against the backdrop of Queen Elizabeth's coronation, Lady Macbeth is presented as a picture-perfect housewife, perceived by her sexist society as the conventional subordinate and suppressed spouse... 

Miss Havisham's Expectations

Miss Havisham's Expectations

A jilted bride sits festering in her cold, dismal house high up on the hill. Will the arrival of young Pip steer her out of madness, or will her ward Estella steal his heart from her? 

Garden of the Selfish Giant

Garden of the Selfish Giant

Trespassers will be prosecuted! In the garden of the selfish giant it is winter all year long. Nothing grows, nothing chirps, nothing lives. That is, until young Maggie Campbell arrives. 

Hospital Food

Hospital Food

A touching story about 10 young people living with various cancer diagnoses, some are looking for a cure, some are looking for escape or hope and some are looking to spend as much time as they have with their friends, where they feel safe and their secrets are kept. 

I'm Fine

I'm Fine

'I'm fine'. How many times have you said that to make people stop asking? Are we ever fine or does everyone have something going on and when is it time to speak up and let people into our minds? This piece was devised and created by the performers from their shared interests in tackling issues based theatre and wish to make teenage mental health an issue which is discussed more by all involved... 

Echoes from the Past

Echoes from the Past

On The Runn's youth performance group present a look back at their work over the last five years incorporating contemporary, jazz and lyrical dance performances. A young dynamic group of dancers who perform with energy, emotion and intensity... 

Echoes from the Past

Echoes from the Past

On The Runn's youth performance group present a look back at their work over the last five years incorporating contemporary, jazz and lyrical dance performances. A young dynamic group of dancers who perform with energy, emotion and intensity... 

Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

The 80s was time of many things; Rubic's Cubes, cheesy pop... rock and roll singing plants. Fife Youth Arts presents a short run of the iconic 80s musical Little Shop of Horrors. The children aged between 12 and 15 take on this horrifically fun classic with all the do-whap and enthusiasm you would expect... 

Freckleface Strawberry the Musical

Freckleface Strawberry the Musical

Freckleface Strawberry will do anything to get rid of her freckles – from scrubbing them with soap, to caking on makeup and even wearing a ski mask to school! Will her schoolmates realise it’s her under the mask? Will Freckleface be brave enough to finally face her complexion in the mirror? With the help of her lovable schoolmates, including an amazingly talented ballerina, a cutie jock, a charming ditz and a totally kooky teacher, Freckleface learns that everyone is different – and that’s what makes everyone special. 

Bugsy Malone

Bugsy Malone

Two gangs comprised completely of children, square off in a 1920s rivalry of Capone-ian standards. Dandy Dan's gang has gotten the upper hand since obtaining the splurge gun. Now Fat Sam and his bumbling buffoons are in real trouble! Bugsy Malone, a one-time boxer, is thrust not-so-willingly into the gangster limelight, when he becomes the last chance Fat Sam's gang has of surviving... 

YCA Recital

YCA Recital

Enjoy a summer evening recital in the calm surroundings of Edinburgh Academy’s Robertson Room. A brilliant selection of Scotland’s emerging young classical talents perform their favourite music in an intimate setting. 

Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

Soft Shoe Skiffle Band

Back at the Fringe again after a gap of a few years, for another trip down memory lane. Hear again hits from the 50s and 60s like Putting on the Style, Tom Dooley, Singing the Blues, My Old Man's a Dustman, Nobody's Child, It Doesn't Matter Anymore, Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour and more, with some folk songs like Wild Mountain Thyme, Wild Rover, and Dirty Old Town, a bit of fun and a great night out. 

Rope

Rope

Going into this show, I had my reservations. Taking Rope, a classic claustrophobic one room thriller, and turning it into a promenade performance sent alarm bells ringing, but I went in open-minded and was rewarded with thrilling and thoroughly entertaining experience... 

Fife Youth Arts Hub Fringe Picks

Fife Youth Arts Hub Fringe Picks

Supporting the progression of youth arts in Fife, FYAH are delighted to offer this varied programme of four individual performances from groups who are working in Fife creating work with and for young people... 

Thirteen (13)

Thirteen (13)

The storyline is shallow, the message insubstantial and the script contrived, so you don’t have anything deep to think about. Instead, you can just sit back and enjoy the stream of songs that flows from Jason Robert Brown’s fast-paced score and marvel at the wonder of youth... 

rED4: Heart of Gallatown

rED4: Heart of Gallatown

All the young performers in this project are from the Gallatown area of Kirkcaldy, Fife. This piece was devised and all songs were written by the young participants alongside song-writers and teaching artists from Fife. 

And Then I See You...

And Then I See You...

As we grow older and we become more aware of the world, the way we look at people, the way we attach emotions and feelings begins to change. We start to see love, happiness, despair, anger and loss, and through it all you think... 

Into the Woods

Into the Woods

An ambivalent Cinderella? A blood-thirsty Little Red Riding Hood? An unfaithful Prince Charming? A witch… who raps? They’re all among the cockeyed characters in this fractured fairy tale... 

Fife Young Dance Company

Fife Young Dance Company

A programme of creative dance that is physically challenging with a fresh dynamic edge from this brand new company. As part of YDance’s residency with Fife Youth Arts Hub this new company of young people with a passion for dance emerged... 

FYAH Workshop Sundays

FYAH Workshop Sundays

A great chance to get involved and get active in this programme of workshop sessions specially created for the Fringe, and all completely free. Find your voice, find your feet or learn to fly! Sessions for a variety of ages and stages all delivered by industry professionals and artists in training... 

Young Classical Artists

Young Classical Artists

A varied evening recital programme from some of Fife’s most talented young classical performers. As part of FYAH’s talent development programme our young artists have been working with industry professionals in workshops, master classes and summer schools to develop their recital programmes... 

Fife Youth Arts Hub Gallery

Fife Youth Arts Hub Gallery

Young Curators from Fife College worked with Kirkcaldy Galleries in Fife during the Artist Rooms: Diane Arbus exhibition. These young artists crafted an exhibition that showcased the legacy of Diane Arbus and led to a greater understanding of the impact of her work... 

West Side Story

West Side Story

Youth Music Theatre Scotland return for another successful year at the Fringe, this time with a remarkably professional and well-executed production of West Side Story, perhaps the most challenging but rewarding musical of them all... 

SHOUT! The Mod Musical

SHOUT! The Mod Musical

Bored with Berkoff? Choking on Chekhov? Fed-up with Feydeau? “Don't sleep in the subway, darlin', don't stand in the pouring rain. Go downtown. Things will be great when you're downtown... 

Perchance to Dream

Perchance to Dream

xYMTS are back walking the path of life and picking up pace. Last year we watched the cast grow up as Theatre Kids in a production devised from their own experiences. This year we present a new show exploring what we dreamed when we were younger, what we dream of now, and whether the two can ever be the same... 

YMTS Young Artist Recitals: From Baroque to Broadway

YMTS Young Artist Recitals: From Baroque to Broadway

A series of vocal and instrumental recitals from YMTS's gifted performers. This unique Fringe programme offers an opportunity to experience the best young Scottish talent in training performing their favourite work from Baroque to Broadway...