Productions featuring Laura Brierley

Gone

March 2011 A girl goes missing. A community is under scrutiny. This is North Glasgow: but a little bit weirder. Young people from Toonspeak carried out a series of consultations with local people of all ages, finding out what they … Continued

Boiling Point

Summer 2009 Toonspeak’s Studio Sessions group spent early summer 2009 working on “Boiling Point” – a dark, harrowing piece of theatre examining the extremes of the past and the problems our society faces in the present. This piece created a … Continued

Teenage Sexual Health: The Musical!

Autumn 2009 Working with Musical Director Brian O’Sullivan, and getting lots of useful information from North Glasgow Youth Health Centre, our first Studio Sessions group decided to tackle the difficult topic of teenage sexual health by creating a unique musical! … Continued

Tall Ship Tales

Summer 2008 Toonspeak set sail for exciting new lands with one of our most ambitious projects – Tall Ship Tales! This wonderful 4-month project worked in partnership with the S. V. Glenlee, also known as the Tall Ship, at Glasgow … Continued

Perceptions

2008 Created by Toonspeak’s 14+ group and director Laurence Crawford (who was interviewed and chosen by the group), Perceptions premiered at St. Andrew’s Byre Theatre alongside Toonspeak’s exchange partners Byre Youth Theatre. It was then taken to the NTS Exchange … Continued