The AMP Team

What is A.M.P'D?

A.M.P'D is a performing arts week run by Out of the Box (Scotland) Ltd, where young people can make new friends, develop creative skills and grow in faith. Each person attending will have a choice of creative streams where they have the opportunity to work alongside professionals from the performing arts towards an end of week showcase where they can put all their new skills into practise.


Who is A.M.P aimed at?

Young people:
currently in Primary 5 through to S2;
with a church connection;
with a desire to learn and or develop a talent within the creative arts.


What are the creative streams?

Acting Stream - led by Philip Todd (www.philip-todd.com) an Actor and Filmmaker from Edinburgh. In this stream you will have an opportunity to develop your acting skills through fun drama games, character exercises and rehearsal, and perform as the cast in the end of event showcase.

Music/Composing Stream - led by Matthew Todd (www.matthew-todd.com) a Musician and Composer from Glasgow. These sessions will give you an opportunity to create an original song or composition of professional quality which will be presented at the end of week showcase.

Puppet Stream - led by Chris Watt (www.outofthebox.me.uk) a Children's Worker and Puppeteer from Inverness. In this stream you will have an opportunity to learn puppetry skills and then develop those skills as part of a puppet team working towards a production in the end of event showcase.

Dance Stream - led by Carol Hutchison (www.outofthebox.me.uk) a Children's Worker from Inverness. In this stream you will have the opportunity to learn and perform a creative movement routine using ultraviolet light at the end of event showcase.

If you have any questions about A.M.P'D please do get in touch with Chris Watt: chris@outofthebox.me.uk.


A.M.P. is organised and run by Out of the Box (Scotland) Ltd, a Scottish Registered Charity - SC035701