On Saturday, young people from Toonspeak and from the Ryan Youth Theatre in Stranraer performed 87 Miles, a fantastic production written by the young people over a year-long partnership project. There was fantastic acting from all our young writers. The … Continued
News & Blogs featuring Jamie Gordon
We are incredibly pleased to congratulate one of our Toonspeak participants, Jamie Gordon on his acceptance into the International Performing Company for the Tin Forest.
Congratulations to the five successful participants who achieved their Bronze Arts Award: Jamie Gordon, Melissa McIlroy, Marc Harvey, Catriona Donald and Connor Gibson. These young people dedicated themselves to a nine week course of 40 hours to gain this nationally … Continued
The Silver Arts Award course is in full swing and the group is looking forward to many more fun activities! So far they have diversified their arts practice by participating in new types of theatre. Last week they tried Forum Theatre … Continued
Marc Harvey, who achieved his Bronze Arts Award, writes about his experience and why everyone should take part in this fun course.
Renowned novelist and playwright, Cathy Forde led an exciting session of 87 Miles. Discover her impressions about the project and what activity she led for the group.
Productions featuring Jamie Gordon
August 2013 In 2033 the oil ran out. At first it was only a few people leaving, emigrating to a better life elsewhere. And then the troubles began. The crime. The riots. Things started to run out. A week after … Continued
The 87 Miles project is working with professionals to develop writing skills and producing their own play to be performed in the Summer of 2014!
March 2013 In January, over 70 young people from across North and East Glasgow between the ages of 11 and 23 came together to create a performance about the role of money in our lives. Two groups in Balgrayhill and … Continued