Creative Scotland - Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance

Support provided by Creative Scotland

What does this involve?

The Touring Fund for Theatre and Dance supports theatre and dance organisations, companies, producers, and individuals to tour high-quality work throughout Scotland. The fund will help the live theatre and dance sector re-engage with audiences by presenting work in conventional and non-conventional formats and staging. Creative Scotland are looking to support work that will tour predominately from autumn 2023. 

The total budget for the fund is £1,000,000. The fund is supported by the National Lottery. There are no upper or lower limits on the amount an applicant can apply for. 

Am I eligible?

Yes, if you are based in Scotland and involved in the production and/or touring of live theatre and dance. You must also be one of the following:

  • an individual dance and theatre artist, company or organisation 
  • an independent dance and theatre producer

What does this cost?

It is free to apply. 

Who is this for?

Theatre and dance organisations, companies, producers, and individuals based in Scotland.

How long does this take?

Decisions will take up to 9 weeks from the date Creative Scotland receives your completed application form.

Important information

The deadline for applications is 2pm on Monday 31 October 2022.

Next steps

Visit the Creative Scotland site to download the guidance documents and to apply.

Support provided by Creative Scotland

Help us improve findbusinesssupport.gov.scot

We appreciate your feedback but we cannot reply to questions submitted here. Use our contact form if you need a reply. Please don't include personal or financial information like your contact details, national insurance number or credit card details.