Beacon Arts Centre

The Beacon Arts Centre is a significant new addition to the Scottish theatre and arts scene and a venue of choice for touring productions as well as being a vibrant hub for local community groups.

Beacon Arts Centre

About Beacon Arts Centre

Beacon Arts Centre Custom House Quay, Greenock PA15 1HJ
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The Beacon, opened January 2013, at Customhouse Quay in Greenock and overlooks the River Clyde estuary towards the hills of Argyll and Dunbartonshire. There can be few theatres in the country which will enjoy such a spectacular location.

The Beacon has 2 performing spaces, together with a Bistro/Bar and 3 large rehearsal rooms which can be extended to provide a function suite for up to 170 guests. The new building will use cutting-edge theatre technology as well as providing wi-fi, online bookings and infrastructure for live television broadcasts.

The main stage of the Beacon is one of the largest in Scotland. It comes fully equipped including a full height fly tower with counterweight system, two trap doors, retractable orchestra pit and generous wing space. The theatre can accommodate over 500 patrons on three levels.

Our studio theatre seats 130 people on retractable bleacher seating and is adaptable as a black box space, which can be used end stage, in the round, cabaret etc.

Upcoming Events at Beacon Arts Centre

Bowie Experience

Bowie Experience

22nd July 2018
Bowie Experience is a breathtaking concert celebrating the music of the world’s greatest pop icon, David Bowie. Catch it at Beacon Arts Centre on July 22nd!
ABBAMANIA

ABBAMANIA

29th July 2018
Europe’s leading ABBA tribute, ABBAMANIA, continue to entertain audiences with their outstanding vocals and musical performance live on stage, catch them at Beacon Arts Centre on July 29th!
After The Cuts

After The Cuts

31st July 2018
Raw Material in association with Beacon Arts Centre presents After The Cuts at The Beacon Studio on July 31st!
Keep It Country Show

Keep It Country Show

2nd August 2018
Join four of Ireland's top country stars at the Beacon Arts Centre for the unmissable ‘Keep It Country’ show!
Rhythm of the Dance

Rhythm of the Dance

3rd August 2018
Don't miss Rhythm of the Dance, one of the most popular & successful Irish Step Dance shows, at Beacon Arts Centre on Friday 3rd August!
Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops

Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops

4th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
Join Creative Masterclass Academy at the Beacon Arts Centre for one of their 1, 2 or 4 day workshops covering a variety of creative activities!
Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

16th August 2018
Enjoy an intimate evening at Beacon Arts Centre celebrating over 30 years on the road with Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham!
Songwriters Uncovered Series

Songwriters Uncovered Series

27th September 2018
SongWriters Uncovered Series makes a welcome return to the Beacon with another amazing wealth of local songwriting and performing talent!
The Dolls - Dragged Up

The Dolls - Dragged Up

11th October 2018 - 13th October 2018
The tan has barely faded from Agnes and Sadie's thick skin and they're in trouble again, and left lip-synching for their lives! Bring yer pals and join The Dolls at the Beacon for Dragged Up!
Songwriters Uncovered Series

Songwriters Uncovered Series

8th November 2018
SongWriters Uncovered Series makes a welcome return to the Beacon with another amazing wealth of local songwriting and performing talent!

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