CANCELLED: Summer Academy 2020

CANCELLED: Summer Academy 2020

In response to the unprecedented situation created by Coronavirus and in line with the latest advice issued by the Scottish and UK Governments, we have cancelled this course. All those affected have been contacted. We are running an alternative digital programme will offer a series of creative activities exploring themes around past Citizens productions for 6-8 year olds9-12 year olds and 13-16 year olds.

See our full statement on Coronavirus.

Create your own drama with the Citizens Theatre! Fun, active drama courses for 6-8 year olds, 9-11 year olds and 12-15 year olds lead by Citizens Learning Tutors. These courses will take place at Scotland Street School Museum.

Summer Academy courses are two weeks long for age groups 6-8, 9-11 and 12-15 years.

Course 1
Monday 13 July to Saturday 25 July, 9am – 3pm daily 

Course 2
Monday 27 July to Saturday 8 August, 9am – 3pm daily


There will be final performances for each age group in the Exhibition Room.  Course 1 performances will take place on Saturday 25 July and Course 2 will take place on Saturday 8 August. 

  • The performance for the 6-8 yrs group will be at 11am
  • The performance for the 9-11 yrs group will be at 12 noon
  • The performance for the 12-15 yrs group will be at 1pm

Art Class

We will also be running the ever-popular Art Class again this year. This runs from 3–5pm each weekday and costs £5 per day. This class can either be booked on the morning of the days you require or it can be booked in advance through the Box Office. This club is for participants of the academies only (no pre-booking required).