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.

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Upcoming Events at Beacon Arts Centre

Ventoux

Ventoux

29th April 2020
Ventoux at Beacon Arts Centre is a restaging of the epic rivalry between Lance Armstrong and Marco Pantani on the fearsome Mont Ventoux in the 2000 Tour de France!
Wasteland

Wasteland

29th April 2020
Wasteland is the sequel to the multi-award winning production of Coal by Gary Clarke Company, don't miss it when it comes to Beacon Arts Centre on April 29th!
New Focus - The Classical Connection

New Focus - The Classical Connection

30th April 2020
Euan Stevenson and Konrad Wiszniewski give fascinating insights into the relationship between classical music and jazz in this superb, informal presentation at Beacon Arts Centre!
Tenors UnLimited

Tenors UnLimited

30th April 2020
Tenors UnLimited's Scott, Paul & Jem are known as 'The Rat Pack of Opera' join them for an unmissable night at Beacon Arts Centre!
KID X

KID X

2nd May 2020
KID_X collides Circus and street dance with hypnotic video projections and an original electronic score, catch it at Beacon Arts Centre on May 2nd!
Bowie Experience

Bowie Experience

3rd May 2020
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 May 3rd!
Oh What A Night!

Oh What A Night!

8th May 2020
Oh What A Night! at the Beacon Arts Centre will take you back in time on a musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons!
Totally Tina Live!

Totally Tina Live!

15th May 2020
Come shake a tail feather at the Beacon Arts Centre with the UK's official number one Tina Turner tribute... Justine Riddoch and her talented cast!
Gary Meikle: Surreal

Gary Meikle: Surreal

16th May 2020
After his meteoric rise through the ranks, Scottish Comedy Award winner and viral sensation Gary Meikle is back with his second tour show, Surreal! Catch him at Beacon Arts Centre on May 16th!
Midnight Train to Georgia: A Celebration of Gladys Knight

Midnight Train to Georgia: A Celebration of Gladys Knight

17th May 2020
Midnight Train to Georgia features all of soul diva, Gladys Knight's classic hits, catch it at Beacon Arts Centre on May 17th!
LAU: Unplugged

LAU: Unplugged

20th May 2020
For the first time in over a decade, Lau present an entirely acoustic tour including a night at Beacon Arts Centre on May 20th!
Hotel California

Hotel California

22nd May 2020
Hotel California will perform their spectacular show at The Beacon Arts Centre on Friday 22nd May that gives you a concert experience of 100 minutes of pure Eagles nostalgia!
The Unremarkable Death of Marylin Monroe

The Unremarkable Death of Marylin Monroe

28th May 2020
From the award-winning creators of The Time Machine, Austen's Women and Jane Eyre: An Autobiography comes The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe, catch it at Beacon Arts Centre on May 28th!
Still Gaun!

Still Gaun!

6th June 2020
Still Game stars Mark Cox (Tam), Jane McCarry (Isa) & Paul Riley (Winston) are coming to Beacon Arts Centre for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show!
Love Me Tinder

Love Me Tinder

9th June 2020
Love me Tinder is a heart-warming tale of friendship, music, love, laughter and dating, catch it at Beacon Arts Centre on June 9th!
Rock For Heroes

Rock For Heroes

24th June 2020
Rock for Heroes is back on the road bringing the perfect combination of your favourite Rock & Pop artists to Beacon Arts Centre, fundraising in support of the fantastic Help for Heroes!
Magic of Motown

Magic of Motown

25th June 2020
Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year at Beacon Arts Centre as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town!
Carnival of Carnage

Carnival of Carnage

19th September 2020
Get ready for a night like no other when Carnival of Carnage returns to Beacon Arts Centre after a successful sell out show 2019!
The Dolls: A Rerr Terr

The Dolls: A Rerr Terr

27th September 2020
Comedy stars Louise McCarthy and Gayle Telfer Stevens are 'back in the overalls' as Scotland's favourite cleaners 'The Dolls' return with a brand new show, catch it at Beacon Arts Centre!
Dead Ringer For Love

Dead Ringer For Love

25th October 2020
Don't miss a celebration of the work of Meatloaf and Cher when the power-packed must see musical spectacular, Dead Ringer For Love comes to Beacon Arts Centre on October 25th!
John Lydon: I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right

John Lydon: I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right

4th November 2020
John Lydon is touring the UK to coincide with the publication of his new book, the brilliant, funny and insightful 'I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right' catch him at Beacon Arts Centre in November!
Stuart Mitchell: Is It Just Me?

Stuart Mitchell: Is It Just Me?

6th November 2020
Join Stuart Mitchell, the longest running panellist on BBC Scotland's Breaking the News, for his new show 'Is It Just Me?' at Beacon Arts Centre!

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