Artist Development

Theatr Iolo is committed to supporting  artists who share our passion for theatre for young audiences. Through a variety of programmes run throughout the year we aim to nurture Welsh and Wales based artists in new and exciting ways that will enrich the landscape of children and young people’s theatre in Wales. 

Here are some of the projects we deliver, or are involved with. Keep your eyes peeled for future opportunities…





Platfform was a three year pilot programme launched in 2015 funded by Esmée Fairbairn Foundation and Arts Council Wales to support emerging artists interested in making theatre for babies, children, young people and families.

New Writing

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Every other year we encourage new and established writers to explore writing theatre for young people and we ask for scripts from writers across Wales, with a view to potentially develop them further…