Performing Arts and Music Residencies

Winter Subsidised Self-Funded Residencies 2018/2019

This winter we are again hosting artists from across the UK and overseas for residencies of 1 - 3 weeks. During the winter we charge a reduced rate for…  read on

The Flames / Tricky Hat

Tricky Hat

Tricky Hat is a Glasgow-based theatre company who takes a multimedia approach to participatory and professional work. They make theatre with and about people who live on the…  read on

Shorelines Research Residency

Ruth Little

Writer/dramaturg Ruth Little returns to Cove Park with maker-curators , ,…  read on

Early Career Residencies 2018

Jenn Kirby

Cove Park's programme of Early Career Residencies support UK-based artists in the process of establishing their careers, providing an opportunity for research and the development of new work…  read on

The Work Room / Cove Park

Claricia Parinussa Kruithof, Emma Jayne Park

Building on a partnership which began last year,   read on

Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Hammaad Chaudry

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Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Catriona Lexy-Campbell

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Performing Arts 2018

Naomi Sheldon

Naomi Sheldon is an actress and emerging writer. Thanks to   read on

Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Victoria Beesley

Playwrights' Studio Scotland's   read on

Performing Arts 2018

Rosanna Irvine

Rosanna Irvine is an artist and choreographer working in an expanded field that encompasses performance, installation, digital media and writing - including written choreographic scores. Her work is…  read on

Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Andrew Thompson

Playwrights' Studio Scotland's   read on

Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Maryam Hamidi

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Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Sara Shaarawi

Sara Shaarawi is a playwright, translator and performer from Cairo who is now based in Glasgow. She her first play Niqabi Ninja was developed after a staged reading at Mayfesto…  read on

Cryptic Residencies 2018

Mathieu Le Sourd (Maotik), Alex Menzies, William Aikman, Robbie Thomson, Thembi Soddell, Veda Hille, Kathy Hinde, Heather Lander & Kin

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Janice Parker

Janice Parker returns to Cove Park in November for a one week residency and to facilitate a Dance and Movement Workshop developed as part of our Hands-On programme.…  read on

Performing Arts 2017

Eve Leigh

During the summer of 2017, Cove Park will work with   read on

Performing Arts 2017

Charlene James

During the summer of 2017, Cove Park will work with   read on

Performing Arts 2017

Simon Longman

During the summer of 2017, Cove Park will work with   read on

Cryptic 2017 – Josh Armstrong (Scotland)

Josh Amstrong

Josh Armstrong was born in Cleveland, Ohio and moved to Scotland in 2006. He is an interdisciplinary Director, characterised by bold design, visual composition and artistic collaboration. Josh…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Stuart Macpherson (Scotland)

Stuart Macpherson

Stuart Macpherson is a freelance bassist and composer based in rural Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.  A keen collaborator, Stuart enjoys working with artists from different disciplines, drawing on…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Robbie Thomson (Scotland)

Robbie Thomson

Robbie Thomson is a Glasgow-based artist and theatre maker who works with kinetic sculpture, music, lighting design and technology. His latest work, XFRMR (developed from Ecstatic Arc presented…  read on

Researcher In Residence

Cove Park has worked with the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities on a pilot project to bring a PhD student here for 1 week's research residency.…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Charlie Knox and Euan McKenzie (Scotland)

Charlie Knox and Euan McKenzie

Based in Glasgow, Trudat Sound & Light is Charlie Knox and Euan McKenzie. Their work explores themes of perspective and the relative nature of detail and draws inspiration from…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Kathy Hinde (UK)

Kathy Hinde

Kathy Hinde’s work grows from a partnership between nature and technology expressed through audio-visual installations and performances that combine sound, sculpture, image and light. Drawing on inspiration from behaviours…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Eduardo VC (Mexico)

Eduardo VC

Eduardo VC was born in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico in 1986 and followed his passion for music initially through private piano lessons. After graduating with a BA Music (Cum…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Tuwis Yasinta (Uncle Twis) (Indonesia)

Tuwis Yasinta (Uncle Twis)

Uncletwis is a young Indonesian artist, whose work is focussed on using low technology and analogue systems characterised by the imagery of a red rambutan. He lives and works…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Gail Priest (Australia)

Gail Priest

Gail Priest is a sound artist from Sydney, Australia making experimental sound and electronic music that explores the interaction of the figurative and the abstract, the machinic and the…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Rob Bentall (UK)

Rob Bentall

Rob Bentall (b. 1989) is a sonic artist based in the UK. His main output thus far has been works for multi-channel sound. He is interested in aspects…  read on

Cryptic 2017 – Heather Lander (USA/Scotland)

Heather Lander

Heather Lander graduated from the MFA in 2015 with a distinction (1st class) and the Bram Stoker Medal awarded by the Director of the Art School to one…  read on

Luminate: Older Artists Lab

Annie Peel, Beatrix A Wood, Frank McIlhinney, Ian Cameron, Kate Clayton, Lesley Wilson

In February 2017, the first week-long Older Artists’ Lab will take place at Cove Park, led by and a-n…  read on

Toonspeak

Toonspeak

Since 1987, Toonspeak has provided free, high quality drama and theatre activities for young people aged 11-25 living in Glasgow. They work with professional artists who challenge and inspire young people to…  read on

Playwright Studio Scotland

Anita Vettesse

Anita Trained at RCS in Glasgow and has a BA in Dramatic Art. She is delighted to be back at stunning Cove Park courtesy of the Playwrights Studio's…  read on

Enterprise Music Scotland

Alison McNeil, Sasha Savaloni & Stuart MacRae

Enterprise Music Scotland is dedicated to life-long learning and development and has a general remit…  read on

Playwrights Studio Scotland

Andy McGregor

Each year, Playwright Studio Scotland send their New Playwrights Award winners to Cove Park. Andy McGregor is one of Playwright Studio Scotland Awardees 2016. Andy is a theatre director,…  read on

BBC Writersroom

A group of female comedy writers will be working closely with BBC Writersroom and BBC Comedy on sitcom ideas and development. We are pleased to host the following…  read on

Jerwood Residency 4, 2016

SImone Kenyon

The Jerwood Residencies 2016 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Jerwood Residency 3, 2016

Ellie Griffiths, Verity Standen, Greg Sinclair

The Jerwood Residencies 2016 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2, 2016

Tim Cooper, Susie Leiper, Samuel Tongue

The Jerwood Residencies 2016 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Jerwood Residency 1, 2016

Ross MacKay, Suzie Miller, Jim Harbourne

The Jerwood Residencies 2016 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Cryptic

Josh Armstrong

Josh Armstrong was born in Cleveland, Ohio and moved to Scotland in 2006.   He is an interdisciplinary artist and his work is characterised by bold design, visual composition…  read on

Cryptic

Robbie Thomson

Robbie Thomson is a Glasgow based artist and theatre maker with interests in kinetic sculpture, music, lighting design and technology. Recent works include: The New Alps – an installation…  read on

Cryptic

Tom Weightman

Tom has a background in software development as well as photography. He developed websites for several years, before studying Software Engineering at Durham University, where he specialised in…  read on

Cryptic

Alan Martyn (Wintour's Leap)

Alan Martyn is one half of Wintour’s Leap,  a small collective focused on creating large-scale experiences. Their work aims to make fundamental concepts and principles in the world…  read on

Cryptic

Timothy Cooper

Timothy Cooper is a composer and performer of electroacoustic music. He currently lectures in music technology and sound recording at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and creative music…  read on

Cryptic

Mark Lyken

Mark Lyken (1973) is an artist, composer and filmmaker based in rural Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. He creates musical and sound pieces, film, paintings and installations. Lyken’s work is inspired by…  read on

Cryptic

Heather Lander

Heather Lander was born in Portland, Maine, U.S.A. and came to Glasgow in 1997 to study drawing and painting at the GSA. After receiving her BA (Hons) she…  read on

Cryptic

Mark Lyken, Heather Lander, Timothy Cooper, Robbie Thomson, Josh Armstrong, Alan Martyn (Wintour's Leap) & Tom Weightman.

This March we continue our partnership with Glasgow's Cryptic, the internationally-renowned producing art house that presents today’s most imaginative, innovative artists whilst also nurturing the creative talent of tomorrow. We…  read on

Adura Onashile

Adura Onashile is of Nigerian descent, working within theatre and physical theatre. She began developing her own practice in 2011 with a 15-month residency on the Shared Territories…  read on

Playwright Studio Scotland

Rosanna Hall

Rosanna Hall is a Glasgow-based, female playwright who has been writing for around ten years. She attained a Masters degree in Writing for Theatre and Performance from the…  read on

Gill Robertson, Kirsty Whiten, Mark Storor

In 2010, in partnership with the Arches Theatre,   read on

Performing Arts and Music

Deb Jones

Deb Jones is Welsh and lives in Glasgow. She has recently been awarded a New Playwrights Award by   read on

Cathy Lane

Cathy Lane is a composer. sound artist and academic. Her work uses spoken word, field recordings and archive material to explore aspects of our listening relationship with each other and the…  read on

Playwrights’ Studio Scotland

Marco Catalao, Michelle Ferreira, Silvia Gomez, Kirean Hurley, Stef Smith, Fiona Sturgeon-Shea

Cove Park will host   read on

Jerwood Residency 4, 2015

Luke Pell, David Shearing, Ben Whyman

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Jerwood Residency 3, 2015

Alex Neilson, Lavinia Blackwall and Mike Hastings

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2, 2015

Wils Wilson, Catriona MacInnes, Madeleine Worrall

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Performing Arts Residency, 2015

Jenna Watt

Jenna Watt is an award winning director and theatre maker. During her residency at Cove Park, Jenna will be researching and developing on a new piece of contemporary theatre…  read on

Jerwood Residency 1, 2015

Nic Green, Yas Clark, Naomi Pinnock

The Jerwood Residencies 2015 support the creation of new work and new ways of working by Scottish artists working collaboratively. Generously funded by the Jerwood charitable trust since…  read on

Jenny Knotts

Jenny will be joining us this December through Cove Park's ongoing partnership with the Playwrights' Studio. Jenny recently completed an MSc in Writing for Theatre and Performance at the…  read on

Molly Innes

Molly will be joining us this October through Cove Park’s ongoing partnership with the Playwrights’ Studio. Molly has been an actress for over twenty years. In 2013 she started…  read on

New Music Scotland

Over the weekend of 10th-12th October, New Music Scotland will run a residential professional development opportunity for composers at Cove Park. Composers are often by the nature of their…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Steven Brett and Kate Gowar

Steven and Kate come to Cove Park this August through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2014

Caroline Horton

Caroline comes to Cove Park this August through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2014

Molly Naylor

Molly comes to Cove Park this August through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2014

Hannah Walker

Hannah comes to Cove Park this August through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Made In China

Made in China come to Cove Park this July through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Phoebe Davies

Phoebe comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Rachel Mars

Rachel comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Hanna Tuulikki

Hanna comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2014

Tom Frankland

Tom comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2014

Laura Mugridge

Laura comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2014

Jamie Wood

Jamie comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each nominate…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Racheal Ofori

Racheal Ofori comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Luke Pell

Luke Pell comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each…  read on

Jerwood Residency, 2014

Jo Bannon

Jo Bannon comes to Cove Park this June through the Jerwood Performing Arts residencies, programmed by Fuel Theatre. In a new development for 2014, former participants will each…  read on

Self-funded Residencies

“It’s one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been. The pod was luxurious, the views stunning, the local walks peaceful and inspiring, and everything so conducive to…  read on

Jerwood Residencies 2013

A continuing relationship with the Jerwood Charitable Foundation underpins Cove Park’s performing arts residencies. They are run in partnership with  through whom high-profile artists…  read on

Jerwood Residency 2013

The Jerwood Charitable Foundation fund a series of residencies at Cove Park for performing artists. Composer Pippa Murphy joins us in May.  read on

Jerwood Residencies

Fuel Theatre

A continuing relationship with the Jerwood Charitable Foundation underpins Cove Park’s performing arts residencies. They are run in partnership with   read on

Jerwood Residencies

Fuel Theatre

A continuing relationship with the Jerwood Charitable Foundation underpins Cove Park’s performing arts residencies. They are run in partnership with   read on