What We Do

Bringing together Scotland's performance traditions.

Traditional Arts & Culture Scotland brings together Scotland's performance traditions – storytelling, music & dance – to encourage and support collaboration across art forms, and effectively promote traditional art activities, developing partnerships with organisations that can benefit from our resources.

Click 'Play Video' to hear more from Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland's Chair, Gary West.

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Delve into the richness of Scotland’s intangible heritage.

Search our database of traditional arts resources, divided into three main categories: dance, music & storytelling.

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Latest News

The Latest from TRACS

Scotland & Beyond: 21 Fringe Interactions at Scotland’s Best Performing Arts Venue

Winner of Scotland’s Best Performing Arts Venue at the 2018 Sunday Herald Culture Awards, the Scottish Storytelling Centre presents 21 fantastic...
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Growing Stories – Scottish International Storytelling Festival 2018 Advanced Programme

The World’s Finest Feast of Traditional Storytelling!   Celebrating 30 years of the Storytelling Festival, Growing Stories feeds the creativity of Scottish and international...
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Saltire Hospitality Take Over Scottish Storytelling Centre Café

The Storytelling Centre Café is at the heart of our venue, welcoming tourists and locals alike, offering great service and delicious...
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