"We have a passion for what we do, and the Citizens is my favourite part of life" – participant
"My son seemed free whilst engrossed in his performance" – participant’s parent
"The Saturday Citizens is a major event. Each week it is the highlight of his social life as he meets with like-minded young people. The most positive impact is that it has also allowed him to find his voice and realise that he is an important individual with an opinion" – parent
Autumn 2019 Term
7 Sep - 23 Nov 2019
|Saturday Citizens currently runs at Scotland Street School Museum as the Citizens Theatre building is closed for an exciting redevelopment project. Click here to see how to find us at Scotland Street School Museum.|
Places are limited, so book now if you want to be part of the class.
Saturday Citizens Summer Academy
Saturday Citizens Summer Academy was a week of making new friends, developing acting skills and creating a show to be performed on the final day! Summer Academy is aimed at 14-18 year olds with a learning disability, who love theatre.
At the end of our Summer Academy week, Saturday Citizens went to the National Festival of Youth Theatre 2019, run by Youth Theatre Arts Scotland. We travelled to the Ayr Gaiety Theatre by coach, took part in two fantastic workshops and enjoyed watching two thought-provoking plays, which we all had a lot to say about afterwards! We enjoyed meeting and working with other young people as excited about making theatre as we are, and we look forward to returning to NFTY in 2021. Thanks, YTAS!
Contact Louise Brown, Creative Learning Officer for more info (0141 418 6273).
Date Time Information 7 Sep 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 14 Sep 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 21 Sep 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 28 Sep 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 5 Oct 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 26 Oct 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 2 Nov 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 9 Nov 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 16 Nov 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term 23 Nov 1.20pm - 2.40pm Autumn Term