Send Your Selfie In #mabit

Selfie Time! Can you find one of the posters for our upcoming show ‘Ma Bit’? There are 30 all across the City! If you do take a selfie and send it to your favourite social media platform with the hashtag … Continued


Merchant City Festival

Toonspeak have even more exciting news! “The Merchant City Festival presents some of the best of Scottish and international art and entertainment with a programme of street arts, music, theatre, food & drink, visual art, film, comedy, dance, fashion & … Continued



First Visit to Our New Home

Toonspeak have some big news…. We will be moving premises at the end of August for the first time in over 14 years! And next week rehearsals for our summer show ‘Ma Bit’ will take place in our new home! … Continued



What is ‘Ma Bit’?

Get your tickets here tron.co.uk! Ma Bit is a brand new musical theatre show from Toonspeak. Witness the dynamism and passion of 40 Glasgow young people who have co-created this ambitious, modern musical theatre show for their first ever performance in … Continued


Toonspeak Summer Show Announced

MA BIT A brand new musical theatre show from Toonspeak. What’s it all about? Young and fired up, Caron suddenly finds herself with the challenge of her life and virtually no time to save the heart and soul of her … Continued


Young Artist Team

Toonspeak is recruiting a Young Artist Team for their upcoming show ‘Ma Bit’ to play on the main stage of the Tron Theatre this July. What is the Young Artist Team? A group of young people who will be trained and … Continued


Sonnet Youth² Trailer Now Live

Sonnet Youth² are events run by Toonspeak in collaboration with Sonnet Youth which feature our young writers group Word of Mouth sharing the stage with professional spoken word acts curated by Sonnet Youth. This is hosted at Stereo Cafe Bar, … Continued


Partnership Development Day!

Toonspeak Partnership Development Day was a fantastic success! We had an amazing array of people join us everywhere from social workers to freelance artists, young people to CEOs and Artistic Directors, from board members to arts professionals and more. The … Continued


Watch our Spring Show

We did it! Spring Show 2017! Your Turn! With a massive cast of 51 young people from across Glasgow, aged between 8-21 years old, under the fabulous direction of Hannah McLean and our amazing team of theatre artists Sarah Bradley, … Continued


Toonspeak New Musical Casting OPEN

For the first time EVER Toonspeak is doing a musical in the TRON THEATRE! This is something that so many of our participants past and present have been asking us for. We can finally make this thanks to our funders Creative … Continued


‘SKINT’ is ONLINE!

We did it! A fun, funny, engaging show about financial capabilities written by this talented bunch plus a few others that toured around 8 schools over the course of a week this March. I don’t think anyone realised what they … Continued


Toonheid Speaks! starts back May 8th

Toonheid Speaks! are weekly drama workshops in Townhead Village Hall for wee ones aged 8 – 12 years old. We play drama games, make new friends, get the chance to act, be creative, try improvising and learn how to make … Continued


Getting Ready for Sonnet Youth²

Toonspeak young writers Word of Mouth have been back in the Studio creating new material for their upcoming event Sonnet Youth² in Stereo next Monday. The events are spoken word gigs in Stereo (city centre venue) where Toonspeak young writers … Continued


Spaces Available for SHINE

Toonspeak’s project SHINE, recently featured on Red Nose Day is starting back next! We have two courses, each for different ages and we have spaces available for both. Want to learn a bit more to decide if it’s right for … Continued



We’re Doing A Musical in the Tron

Toonspeak is absolutely ecstatic to announce that this summer we will be doing a contemporary musical in the Tron Theatre! This is something that you have been asking for over the past few years and thanks to Creative Scotland we are … Continued