You’re Gettin’ TELT!

Toonspeak Summer Show 2018 Over the last few months, a phenomenal team of over 50 young people from Glasgow have been working with a range of Arts professionals devising, creating, writing and playing with the concept of TELT! Set in … Continued



My Daily Blog Day 4 – by Liam

In the Summer show ‘TELT!’ the protagonist: Hope, is being shut off from the world by the ‘Silencers’. Last night, at the Northwest workshop a group of people portraying as the ‘Silencers’ try to catch one person, portraying as Hope, … Continued


My Daily Blog Day 3 – by Liam

This is the third day of my work experience, it has been fantastic so far!! Everyone is so nice and helpful! Today I finished going through the postcards, the comments and ideas people have are amazing and hilarious.We find comments … Continued


My Daily Blog- Day 2 by Liam

Yesterday was an amazing first day at work experience with Toonspeak. Last night at Toonheid Speaks, the Monday drama group with children from 8-12 years. I was asked to lead a few games. I chose Olly Olly Octopus and SPLAT! … Continued


My Daily Blog by Liam

Hello, I’m Liam, I am from Springburn, Glasgow. I go to St. Roch’s Secondary School. This week I am doing work experience with Toonspeak as I wish to work with them and be involved in the creative arts in the … Continued


Join the Production Arts Team for TELT!

Would you like to get one-on-one training and mentoring in Production Arts, and to work behind the scenes for our biggest show to date TELT! at the Tron Theatre this August? Toonspeak are looking for young people aged 15 – … Continued


Press Shoot TELT!

TELT is the brand-new production from Toonspeak – a slick, stylish, large-scale contemporary theatre production that has been co-created and performed by 50 young people and a team of creative professionals in Association with Mark Murphy and Tron Theatre.  To … Continued


Toonspeak Brand New Show TELT! Now Launched

Toonspeak’s outstanding production TELT will be premiered at the Tron Theatre this August. Building on the success of last year’s production Ma Bit, that premiered with a sold-out matinee and evening show at The Tron – Toonspeak have decided to … Continued



Cast Revealed for New School Tour!

Following the success of last year’s school tour of sketch show SKINT we were approached by Fast Forward & Play to produce another brand new piece of theatre to take into schools centred around the theme of risk taking behaviour.This … Continued


Sonnet Youth²

Toonspeak has teamed up with Sonnet Youth (Cat Hepburn and Kevin P. Gilday) for the 4th installment of Sonnet Youth² which provides a platform for our talented young writers, Word of Mouth to perform alongside established song and spoken word … Continued


Shine Young Parents

Thanks to ongoing support from our funders Comic Relief, we are pleased to announce that we will be running a new series of Shine courses this term, including one specifically for Young Parents. Working with Rosemount Lifelong Learning and connecting … Continued



Fast Forward & Play

Toonspeak are thrilled to announce that we will be touring schools again this Spring with a brand new show devised and written by young people. This follows the success of last year’s SKINT which toured schools over a week with … Continued


SHINE LGBT Beautiful Projections

Our recent Shine course working with LGBT young people, using drama as a tool to build confidence, express yourself and connect with one another has produced this beautiful piece of work, which was a real highlight at Toonspeak’s Christmas Show … Continued



SHINE Programmes October to December 2017

One of Toonspeak’s main programmes Shine has lots of opportunities to get involved this term. Funded by Comic Relief it is a really nurturing course for young people to focus on their self confidence, build self esteem, think about things … Continued


Meeting ADAM

Last night, September 13th 2017, we had the great pleasure of meeting Adam, both onstage and off. This young man has fled persecution to finally ‘become’ the person he has always been. It deals with the issue of trans rights … Continued