COP26 At Rockvilla


28 Oct 2021

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A grey two-storey building with trees and a canal in front of it

The National Theatre of Scotland is offering up their biggest rehearsal space at their North Glasgow Headquarters, to be used as a pop-up office space and possible studio space for artists during COP26.

Rockvilla, the Company’s rehearsal and technical centre  is on Craighall Road/the banks of the Forth and Clyde Canal, near Carnival Arts and the Whisky Bond.

125 Craighall Road
G4 9TL

Using Spaces

Spaces are available from 10.00am to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday from Monday 1 through to Friday 12 November.

The rehearsal room will be divided into a series of desks for office work, along with access to WiFi and a printer, and a series of stations for makers.

The room is not suitable for anything that is too messy or involves a large amount of dust or paint spray.

Please indicate what you would like to use the space for when you get in touch and a member of the team will respond as to whether the room would be appropriate.

All spaces will need to be booked in advance and health and safety paperwork filled in ahead of people coming into the building.

Sound Recording & Advice

The Company is also offering their sound recording studio plus technical support for anyone that would like to broadcast /record during COP from 1 - 12 November.

For queries regarding any of the above, please email

Getting to Rockvilla

Rockvilla is approximately a 15 minute walk from Cowcaddens subway along the canal.

There is a car park (with disabled parking bays) and overflow car park (that doesn’t belong to National Theatre of Scotland) but no guaranteed parking spaces. There is free parking on nearby streets as well.

Find it on Google Maps.