Citizens Learning 22 Jul 2013 to 27 Jul 2013
Scottish Ballet and Citizens Learning are running a week-long dance and drama residency for 6-8 year olds during the summer holidays. The participants will explore themes from Hansel & Gretel as well as outdoor activities that will culminate in an outdoor performance at the Hidden Gardens, Tramway.
Citizens Learning 5 Nov 2015 to 7 Nov 2015
World War One never felt so close to home - a Lanarkshire love story intertwined with stories from the home front. Presented at Hamilton Town Hall by South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture in association with Citizens Theatre.
Citizens Learning 19 June 2013
The Citizens Theatre Society’s annual Glasgow Secondary Schools’ drama competition.
Citizens Learning 25 April 2013
On 25 April, The Prince’s Foundation for Children & the Arts is running an extremely special Professional Development training day for just 30 teachers working with P4-P7 children. The day, which focuses on Drama and Dance builds on the success of our very popular training day last year and we would love you to take part.
Citizens Learning Spring-Summer 2013
Small Change returns for 2013. This successful project offers a series of four drama workshops aimed at Upper Primary pupils, exploring the practical and emotional consequences of managing and mismanaging money.
Citizens Learning Spring 2013
In partnership with Sense over Sectarianism we will be working in Spring 2013 with 150 pre-schoolers in Glasgow, using an exciting multi-artform approach to explore the importance of friendship, the meaning of community and what it means to be different.
Citizens Learning February - June 2013
An inclusive training project - making the arts accessible to all.
Citizens Learning November - December 2012
Throughout November and December, in the lead up to this year’s Christmas Show, Sleeping Beauty; we will be working in local Gorbals Primary Schools to use drama to enhance the pupils’ visit to the Citz to see the show.
Citizens Learning October - November 2012
Citizens Learning has long been delivering our successful storytelling/story-acting project Dragonfly for pre-5 and lower primary children. We have piloted this initiative in two Glasgow City Council Nurture Groups with children who have been identified as having emotional or/and behavioural difficulties.
Following success in Glasgow, we are working with South Lanarkshire Culture and Leisure on a re-mounting of the musical stage version of Theresa Breslin’s book about racism and sectarianism. Funded by the Scottish government.
Citizens Learning August - November 2012
Throughout the Autumn, Citizens Learning’s Louise Brown is supporting the work of Scottish Opera and Dirty Feet adult dance company on an exciting inclusive performance project.
Citizens Learning Summer 2012
We are working in partnership with the Gorbals Youth Café to run a week’s summer project, based at the Citizens Theatre.
Working in partnership with Scottish Ballet, we delivered dance, drama and storytelling workshops for Glasgow primary schools - based around the hugely popular book “Giraffes Can’t Dance”.
Citizens Learning 20 February - 23 March 2012
In partnership with East Lothian Arts and the Citizens Advice Bureau, we will be working with up to 270 P5 children in East Lothian primary schools in February-March 2012. Classes will receive a series of 4 drama workshops exploring the practical and emotional consequences of managing and mis-managing money.
TAG Autumn 2011 to Easter 2012
We worked with staff and children at Kelbourne Park Primary school for young people with physical impairment and their neighbouring mainstream school, Parkview Primary. Sessions took place in both schools and the children developed their Drama and Music skills which, in turn, helped to build their confidence and communication skills. Most importantly, the sessions gave them the chance to make new friends.
TAG September 2011 - March 2012
The National Library of Scotland had an exhibition Beyond Macbeth, Shakespeare in Scottish Collections running from December 2011 to April 2012. The Citizens ran a workshop programme at NLS and aimed at Primary 7s for a week from 12-16 March.
Dragonfly & Language Sandwich was an early years storytelling and story acting project, which focussed on developing children’s listening and language skills and creating confident communicators. It was based on the ground-breaking work of the renowned early years practitioner, Vivian Gussin Paley.
Citizens Learning September - December 2011
The Citizens Learning team are teaching on the BA Community Arts course at the University of Strathclyde, leading the third year students for their Community Drama module.
TAG June - September 2011
A hard hitting 45 minute play based on the experiences of young people in Glasgow of discrimination and prejudice, for secondary school students.
TAG April - June 2011
Our pre-5 storytelling and story-acting project took a turn at Caledonia Language Unit in Baillieston.
TAG November 2010-January 2011
TAG was chosen as one of only 10 arts organisations in Scotland to deliver a Co-Create project using Glow which is the world’s first national intranet for education, developed exclusively for Scotland’s educational community. The main purpose of Glow is to enhance the quality of learning and teaching in the classroom by fully supporting Curriculum for Excellence (CfE).
Citizens Learning Autumn 2010 - Spring 2011
Do you enjoy singing?
We’d like you to take part in an exciting new family opera at the Citizens Theatre in partnership with Scottish Opera. On the Rim of the World with music by Orlando Gough, written by Jehane Markham is an evocative family journey inspired by memories of childhood, sleep and the magical power of dreaming.
TAG May 2010
During May 2010, TAG worked in 14 primary schools in the Southside of Glasgow to deliver the ‘Huge Bag of Worries’ project.
TAG 29 January 2010
An enchanting and energetic retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairytale. For an invited audience.
TAG November - December 2009
Detonate! was a TAG project that explored the history of the British Dynamite Factory (also known as Nobel’s Explosives Company) in Ardeer, North Ayrshire.
TAG 19 - 22 October 2009
During autumn 2009, TAG worked with Arts and Theatres Trust Fife to bring drama activities to Fife Young Carers.
TAG Autumn 2009 - Summer 10
In Autumn 2009, TAG delivered a 6-week programme of emotional literacy workshops for P5, 6 and 7 pupils from Kirkfieldbank Primary School in South Lanarkshire.
TAG Sept to Dec 2009
In Autumn 2009, a large team of theatre professionals from TAG worked with Dalbeattie High School in Dumfries and Galloway to produce their end of term school play.
TAG Sept - Nov 2009
An interactive, theatrical exploration of Charles Darwin’s evolutionary theory, in celebration of the scientist’s 200th birthday. Free to schools.