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
Get Scotland Dancing Engagement Events
Get Scotland Dancing is a Scottish Government policy and an initiative led by Creative Scotland. In 2014 we aim to get more people across Scotland dancing than ever before. We can achieve this by uniting a network of places to dance and promoting participation through a programme of high profile events across Scotland.Read More>
FST publishes its Annual Report for 2012/13
Another busy year at FST saw the organisation deliver a wide range of programmes which support dance, opera and theatre in Scotland.Read More>
Producer - Vox Motus, Glasgow,
Full time position. Glasgow-based Vox Motus is recruiting a full time Producer to work with Artistic Directors Candice Edmunds and Jamie Harrison delivering projects and building the company’s future.Read More>
Senior Production Coordinator (Maternity Leave Cover) - National Theatre of Scotland, Glasgow,
£24,400 per annum, Fixed term contract to 31 March 2015