• CU!2020 – Mini (Online) Adventure
    We may not be able to meet up in person this summer for a “normal” CU! but we are delighted to announce that CU! will be running as an online …
  • CU!2020 – Covid-19 Update
    Scripture Union have decided that due to the ongoing Coronavirus Crisis no holidays will be running this Summer so we will not be going to Luckley House in August. We …
  • GreenRoom – The online CU! community
    With so much uncertainty and change at the moment we thought it would be a good time to remind you about The Green Room. The Green Room is a space …
  • CU!2020 Bookings OPEN
    Bookings are now OPEN for Curtains Up! 2020! Head over to Scripture Union’s website (button below) to book your place.
  • Curtains Up! 2019 – The Video
    What an amazing year CU!2019 was – we moved site (again) , changed to a slightly different age group and had an AMAZING time!! Hopefully this video will give you …
  • Centre Stage – The Video
    So as you may have spotted I didn’t quite manage to get an update out during the last two days of Centre Stage 2019! It was an amazing couple of …
  • Centre Stage – Day 3+4
    We have packed so much in to Centre Stage 2019 I haven’t had chance to sit down and update you all ! Sorry about that ! Day 3 was a …
  • Centre Stage – Day 2
    Day 2 brings the 1st full day at Centre Stage! It was a great day! We had a great time in our workshops where we all got chance to try …
  • Centre Stage – Day 1
    As I’m sure you have spotted – this year the Curtains Up! team have launched a new holiday called Centre Stage. It is running at the same site as Curtains …
  • CU!2019 – Day 7+8
    CU!2019 is now over – it has been a fantastic year – hopefully that has come across in these posts! As I mentioned the busyness of the final two days …
  • CU!2019 – Day 6
    How are we already at Day 6 ?!!! It’s very odd as it feels like we have been here forever and life outside CU! is but a distant memory – …
  • CU!2019 – Day 5
    Today was another packed day at CU!2019 ! as a result this update will be slightly shorter than normal! Today saw the return of one of our most popular one …
  • CU!2019 – Day 4
    Today it rained … Actual wet rain .. for about 5 minutes … so apart from the start of an outside Drama workshop warm up that quickly turned into a …
  • CU!2019 – Day 3
    Today it rained…. FUN … Sorry the exhaustion is starting to set in!! It did actually rain but only for a little bit and only during the second part of …
  • CU!2019 – Day 2
    Another day is drawing to a close here as CU!2019. It has been another great day (as you would expect!!) The Cast and Crew all slept … Judging by some …
  • CU!2019 – Day 1
    As I write this Day 1 of Curtains Up 2019 is starting to draw to a close. It has been a fantastic start! This is our 1st year at Luckley …
  • 2019 -Bookings Open !!
    In case you hadn’t spotted yet – bookings for Curtains Up! 2019 are now open!! 2019 is going to be another really exciting year as we are moving to a …
  • CU!2019 -> The Kingdom
    Last year was “All Change” but the event itself was only the start of that – we are really pleased to let you know that we will be running not …
  • The CU! Green Room v2
    We have just launched a new version of the Green Room! Following feedback about the original version we have rebuilt it so that it works more like a mini Facebook …
  • CU!2018 – The Official Video
    Well here it is finally!! The Official CU!2018 Video – we hope you really enjoy it !! We also hope it will help with any post-cu-blues that may be setting …
  • CU!2018 – Days 4-6
    We are once again hurtling through the week at CU!2018 !! Well .. oddly it feels like the end is coming far too soon and that we have been here …
  • CU!2018 – Day 2+3
    I’m not quite sure how we are already at Day 3 here at CU!2018 !! We are already at the point of not actually knowing what day of the week …
  • CU!2018 – Day 1
    Well we are off and running! It’s been a great start! Despite some practical issues (like the lack of internet – hence the delay to this post!!) we are having …
  • CU!2018 – Day 0
    As I write this day Day 0 here at CU!18 is abut to come to an end – this is the day the Crew arrive and start getting the site …
  • CU! 2018 – All Change – The Logo
    Each year we design a new logo for CU! – here is the CU!2018 “all Change” logo!  
  • CU! 2018 – All Change – The Final Countdown!
    We are now less than a week away from the start of CU!2018 – it’s very exciting!! Once again our awesome Crew are putting the final preparations in place for …
  • CU!2017 – The Final Performance
    Every year at CU! we put on a final show. The show is a collection of things that we have been working on during the week that we would like …
  • CU!2017 – Visual Arts
    We don’t get to show all of the amazing things that happen at CU! in the final performance. One of those areas is the fantastic Visual Arts workshops. We exhibit …
  • CU!2017 – The Video (Special Edition)
    We can’t quite believe that nearly a week has passed since the end of CU!2017… As I write the final evening meeting was just starting. In fact we were probably …
  • CU!2017 – One Shot Music Video
    Well here it is – we have managed to drag the files from the computer where we left them and get them uploaded! For those that haven’t seen one of …
  • CU!2017 – The Pictures
    We have just published our “Official” pictures from CU!17 to our Flickr stream. Its been great to see your pictures all appearing on Facebook as well! As we mentioned previously …
  • CU!2017 – The Video
    Well CU! 2017 has come to a close. To help you with the post-CU! blues here is the traditional video that we showed at the end of this years performance! …
  • CU!2017 – Day 6
    Well the end of CU!17 is RAPIDLY approaching 🙁 But it has been another fantastic day. In between the showers we have had great sunshine! The Cast enjoyed the outdoor …
  • CU!2017 – Day 5
    This post was written on Wednesday evening but we didn’t get internet access till Thursday morning! IT’S CHRISTMAS!!!!!! Yep that’s right ! Day 5 at CU!17 is CHRISTMAS DAY!! What …
  • CU!2017 – Day 4 – Brief Update
    Well the internet access and the general crazy-ness of CU!2017 has meant that there has been a slightly longer delay between updates! Sorry about that ! Things are going really …
  • CU!2017 – Day 1
    Well it’s finally arrived ! Curtains Up!2017 starts today The Crew have been in site for about 24 hours preparing for CU!17. It’s been slightly damp but it’s still great …
  • CU!2017 Bookings OPEN
    Come to Curtains Up! in 2017 and join us as we explore the freedom that Jesus offers us, and use our gifts to worship him. Choose from workshops including dance, …
  • CU!2017 PROVISIONAL Dates!
    We have got the PROVISIONAL Dates for Curtains Up! 2017 -> FREEDOM! This isn’t 100% confirmed until bookings officially open – but at the moment we don’t see any reason …
  • CU!2016 – The Official Pictures
    As you may have spotted in the CU!2016 – The Pictures video Saira  took some great “official” pictures this year! We have setup up a Flickr account and have uploaded …
  • CU!2016 – The Final Show
    As I type this almost exactly a week ago we were sitting down in the theatre at Rendcomb to enjoy the final performance of CU!2016 As an experiment we filmed …
  • CU!2016 – The Pictures (Video !)
    If you missed our normal style of CU! wrap-up videos – well here it is! Sorry it took a few days to get it published!
  • CU!2016 – One Shot Music Video
    Well here it is – This years One Shot Music Video ! One hour to create this from scratch. No Edits. One Amazing Cast and Crew of CU!
  • CU!2016 – The Video
    Wow ! What an amazing year! Here is the official video of CU!2016. We managed to get lots of video this year so this year’s video is a bit different!
  • CU!2016 – Day 7
    Wow what a day! It may have been the last full day at CU!2016 but it was awesome! This morning we had the tech rehearsal for the performance tomorrow and …
  • CU!2016 – Day 6
    Well the end of CU!16 is hurtling toward us! But we are still having lots of fun! Today was our last “normal” day at CU! Well not that anything we …
  • CU!2016 – Day 5
    Day 5 was a completely Super day!! Mainly bacause it was our superhero hero theme night!! (Sorry for the bad pun – we just ran out of coffee … ! …
  • CU!2016 – Day 4
    CU!16 is zipping past and yet, oddly, we seem to have been here forever! We are now halfway through the week, if we are honest the end is approaching far …
  • CU!2016 – Day 3
    Day 3. Brings the excitement of our 1st theme night!! But more on that shortly ! It has been another great day here at CU!2016! Once again the weather has …
  • CU!2016 – Day 2
    Day 2 is our 1st full day at CU! Happily a little bit of rain didn’t dampen the mood!  In the morning we started up our full set of main …
  • CU!2016 – Day 1
    Well we were off to a cracking start ! So good in fact that it is already Day 2 and I haven’t had the chance to write up the day! …