Welcome to the Federation of Scottish Theatre
FST is the development body for professional dance, opera and theatre in Scotland, bringing the sector together to speak with a collective voice, to share resources and expertise and to promote collaborative working.
FST represents a network of over 120 professional performing arts organisations and individuals throughout Scotland including main house producers, presenting venues, touring companies, companies working in schools and communities, companies producing and presenting work for children, dance companies, local authority venues and educational establishments.
FST undertakes advocacy at a national level with government and funding bodies, co-ordinates capacity building initiatives and provides training, advice and other services to members to secure the creative future of dance, opera and theatre in Scotland.
The Federation of Scottish Theatre exists:
The Federation of Scottish Theatre's vision is:
FST is revenue funded by Creative Scotland and works in partnership with Creative Scotland on developmental and capacity building programmes with additional project funding.
Latest Events & News
Made in Scotland Showcase 2013 is launched
2013 MADE IN SCOTLAND PROGRAMME IS UNVEILED.
NRTF Conference Booking Open
On the 8th, 9th and 10th July 2013 the National Rural Touring Forum (NRTF) and North East Arts Touring (NEAT) will host the annual rural touring conference and showcase at the macrobert in Stirling.Read More>
Production Manager, The Tron Theatre, Glasgow
The Tron Theatre are looking for a Production Manager,
Chair of the Board of Directors - Festival City Theatres Trust
Festival City Theatres Trust manages two of Scotland’s most prestigious theatres – the Festival and King’s in Edinburgh. After over ten years’ service, Dr Chris Masters CBE will be standing down as Chair later this year. The Trust is seeking to appoint an independent director who will Chair the organisation.Read More>