Learning and Engagement is at the heart of Horsecross Arts. We are committed to providing life-enhancing drama, music and dance workshops, projects, events and resources for people of all ages and abilities. We work in our venues, local community and educational settings to create bespoke inspirational projects.

Our Learning and Engagement team are the broker between our artists and our audiences, ensuring our artists’ work is informed and enriched by our local community and that our communities are given access to the artistic process.

For more information please call our Learning and Engagement team on 01738 477729 or email engagement@perththeatreandconcerthall.com

Recent projects...

The Creative Hub

A members network for creative freelancers living in Scotland and working within theatre and media.

Off We Go!

A fun, interactive - and free! - creative workshop on travel, vehicles and journeys, for children aged 5-10 and their parents or carers.

Gordon Duncan Experience

The Gordon Duncan Experience plays and creates music rooted in Scottish traditions with influences from jazz, rock, pop, blues and classical.

Who we engage with...

Young People

We offer a range of weekly classes in both drama and music for children and young people.


We provide a range of opportunities for adults to explore their creativity or discuss local and global issues. Everyone is welcome.

Schools and Nurseries

The Learning and Engagement team at Horsecross offers a broad programme to encourage your school's engagement with Perth Theatre and Perth Concert Hall.


Perthshire poet Jim Mackintosh has woven people’s personal memories and hopes for live performances together to create the film poem Unlock

Project archive...

Discover some of our past projects...

Little Amal

On Wed 10 November, Little Amal will meet and accompany over a hundred school children down by the Clyde on her journey towards COP26, marking the culmination of artist residencies in schools in Glasgow and Perthshire that explored climate and migrant justice.

We Are Tiger

March 2022

To accompany Perth Theatre’s production of I Am Tiger we offering writing workshops to secondary school pupils, exploring language, emotions and mental health.