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


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 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


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


Toon In Speak Out 2017

Toon In Speak Out is our annual youth consultation day where we invite current participants to talk about Toonspeak, their dreams and aspirations. This year we were in our new home, Barmulloch Residents Centre with 60 young people varying from … 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


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


‘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




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