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


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

Get your ticket March 29th Drygate

Creative Collision is back 2 weeks today!!! Amazing events! In a really cool space called the Drygate, which is an actual brewery (no alcohol for us of course)! So what happens? You’ll hear from some really interesting artists, there is … Continued

It’s almost show time…..

The time is fast approaching for the FUSION. CEILIDH. EVENT. OF. THE. YEAR! That’s right ladies and gentleman, Friday March 31st a cast of over 50 young people from Glasgow will be taking over Community Central Hall in Maryhill for … Continued

Sonnet Youth²

Blog by Young Writer SJ Herbertson. Toonspeak recently teamed up their young writers group Word of Mouth with Sonnet Youth for the second installment of Sonnet Youth² in Stereo. Sonnet Youth is a monthly alternative spoken word night at Drygate … Continued

Theatre Critics Looking for Participants

Watch professional theatre performances with a new perspective! Theatre Critics is an entertaining way to develop skills in reviewing all types of creative productions from plays and art exhibits to operas and dance performances. After a trip to a creative … Continued