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

The Unremarkable Death of Marylin Monroe - POSTPONED

The Unremarkable Death of Marylin Monroe - POSTPONED

23rd May 2021

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 23rd!
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Walk Right Back: The Everly Brothers Story - POSTPONED

Walk Right Back: The Everly Brothers Story - POSTPONED

24th May 2021

From the producers of That'll Be The Day, Walk Right Back tells the story of the most successful duo of all time - The Everly Brothers, don't miss it at Beacon Arts Centre on May 24th 2021!
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Carnival of Carnage - POSTPONED

Carnival of Carnage - POSTPONED

3rd July 2021

Get ready for a night like no other when Carnival of Carnage returns to Beacon Arts Centre after a successful sell out show in 2019!
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Ireland: The Show

Ireland: The Show

1st August 2021

An all-star cast of Ireland's most talented singers and performers bring Ireland: The Show to Beacon Arts Centre on Sunday 1st August 2021!
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Eddi Reader

Eddi Reader

3rd September 2021

Eddi Reader will be touring Scotland in 2021 as she celebrates her 40th year on stage, don't miss her perform at Beacon Arts Centre on September 3rd!
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Gary Meikle: Surreal

Gary Meikle: Surreal

18th September 2021

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 September 18th!
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The Doris Day Songbook

The Doris Day Songbook

17th October 2021

The Doris Day Songbook is a celebration of the life of Doris day, don't miss it at Beacon Arts Centre on October 17th 2021!
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Dead Ringer For Love

Dead Ringer For Love

22nd October 2021

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 22nd 2021!
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Thank You For The Music

Thank You For The Music

23rd October 2021

Smash-hit tribute show, Thank You For The Music, brings all of ABBA's No. 1 hits to the Beacon Arts Centre stage in a production like no other!
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John Lydon: I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right

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

24th October 2021

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 October 2021!
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Ian Waite & Vincent Simone: The Ballroom Boys

Ian Waite & Vincent Simone: The Ballroom Boys

25th October 2021

The Ballroom Boys double act Ian Waite and Vincent Simone return with a brand new show, don't miss it at Beacon Arts Centre on 25th October!
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Tommy Tiernan: Tomfoolery

Tommy Tiernan: Tomfoolery

28th October 2021

Tommy Tiernan's brand new show TOMFOOLERY sees the now 50 year old comedian back onstage with an exhilarating mix of the highly personal and flamboyant storytelling that audiences have come to love!
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Janey Godley’s Soup Pot Tour

Janey Godley’s Soup Pot Tour

2nd November 2021 - 3rd November 2021

Janey Godley and her soup pot are heading out on tour... get ready for the Queen of Scottish Comedy coming to Beacon Arts Centre in November!
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Thunder’s Danny Bowes & Luke Morley: The First 50 Years

Thunder’s Danny Bowes & Luke Morley: The First 50 Years

4th November 2021

Join Thunder founder members Danny Bowes and Luke Morley at Beacon Arts Centre as they discuss the highs and lows of life in Britain's most popular and enduring rock band with rock writer Mick Wall!
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The Legends of American Country Show

The Legends of American Country Show

9th January 2022

The UK's no.1 country music tribute show, The Legends of American Country, returns to Beacon Arts Centre for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country classics!
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Totally Tina Live!

Totally Tina Live!

12th February 2022

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!
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The Counterfeit Sixties Show

The Counterfeit Sixties Show

19th February 2022

Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain's No. 1 tribute show brings the magic of the sixties to Beacon Arts Centre with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era!
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Giovanni Pernice: This Is Me

Giovanni Pernice: This Is Me

12th March 2022

Expect all of your favourite Ballroom and Latin dances and more when Strictly Come Dancing favourite, Giovanni Pernice, brings his new show to Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock on 12th March 2022!
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Legends of Irish Music & Song: The Fureys

Legends of Irish Music & Song: The Fureys

3rd April 2022

A Fureys concert is always a night to remember, book your tickets for their show at Beacon Arts Centre on Sunday 3rd April!
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Karen Marshalsay - Traditional Scottish Harp Music

Karen Marshalsay - Traditional Scottish Harp Music

8th April 2022

Enjoy an evening concert of traditional and contemporary music, from the Scottish, Gaelic, piping and harp worlds at Beacon Arts Centre courtesy of Karen Marshalsay.
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Oh What A Night!

Oh What A Night!

8th April 2022

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!
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Mon Eh ‘Ton!

Mon Eh ‘Ton!

14th April 2022 - 16th April 2022

Mon Eh 'Ton! returns to the Beacon Arts Centre by popular demand to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the mighty 'Ton winning the Scottish Cup!
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All Our Yesterdays

All Our Yesterdays

21st April 2022

Timeless Theatre present All Our Yesterdays... the ultimate feel good show! Catch it at the Beacon Arts Centre on 21st April 2022!
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New Focus - The Classical Connection

New Focus - The Classical Connection

30th April 2022

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!
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Tenors UnLimited

Tenors UnLimited

11th May 2022

Tenors UnLimited's Scott, Paul & Jem are known as 'The Rat Pack of Opera' join them for an unmissable night at Beacon Arts Centre!
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Hotel California

Hotel California

14th May 2022

Hotel California will perform their spectacular show at The Beacon Arts Centre on Saturday 14th May 2022 that gives you a concert experience of 100 minutes of pure Eagles nostalgia!
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Magic of Motown

Magic of Motown

16th June 2022

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!
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Showaddywaddy

Showaddywaddy

8th October 2022

Don't miss 'The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World', Showaddywaddy, when they play Beacon Arts Centre on Saturday 8th October 2022!
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