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Events & Training

FST organises a number of networking events, members’ meetings and training sessions and offer these as a mix of live, online and hybrid events.

Past events

General Managers' Meet Up
Online Meet Up

Join us for our regular monthly meet up to bring general managers together to share their experiences, share expertise / tips on dealing with the common themes and issues.

Production and Technical Staff Meet Up
Online Meet Up

This session will be an online informal/festive meet up to enable technical and production staff to catch up and share experiences at a time when it is tricky to meet in person.

Theatre, Dance and the Environment
Strategy Development Event

How can the Scottish theatre and dance sector become exemplary in its approach to environmental sustainability?

Wellbeing in the Workplace
Online Meet Up

This online meet-up will be a facilitated sharing session around the themes of best professional practice in wellbeing during this difficult time, focussing on the areas of people management and best personal professional practice.

General Managers' Meet Up
Networking

Join us for our regular meet up to bring general managers together to share their experiences and expertise

Contracts and Covid
Training

It can be daunting to start a new project in the current climate. This session will focus on contracting during the pandemic.

September 2020 Members' Meeting + AGM
FST Members Meetings

The Members Meeting on Tuesday 29 September 2020 will take place online via Zoom. It will include FST's Annual General Meeting, FST Board elections as well as other business.

Theatre, Dance and a Wellbeing Economy
Strategy Development Event

We propose that as a sector we embrace the visions of a ‘wellbeing economy’ - which aims for social justice on a healthy planet - as fundamental in supporting the sector to thrive. Speakers from the Wellbeing Economy Alliance, Weall Scotland and the Scottish Government.

Producer Meet Up – Live work in non-theatre spaces
Online Meet Up

This will be a facilitated discussion exploring the possibilities for producing and promoting work outside the usual performance spaces.

Skill Swap Shop
Training

This is the second of FST’S bi-annual, free, Swap Shop events, that will give our members the opportunity to share their diverse range of professional experience.

General Managers' Meet Up
Online Meet Up

Join us for our regular meet up to bring general managers together to share their experiences and expertise

Resilience
Training

During these difficult times this session aims to explore what resilience means for you and help you to identify the techniques that will help you to maintain a healthy balance in your working practice.