Beacon Arts Centre

Beacon Arts Centre
Custom House Quay, Greenock, Inverclyde, PA15 1HJ
  • Telephone 01475 723723
  • Food served Daily: 10am–10pm.
  • Box office times Daily: 10am–8pm.
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  • Website www.beaconartscentre.co.uk
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Beacon Arts Centre

Situated at Customhouse Quay and overlooking the River Clyde, the Beacon Arts Centre was opened in January 2013 to replace the Greenock Arts Guild Theatre.

The centre features two performing spaces, with a bistro/bar and three rehearsal rooms which can be extended to a function suite accommodating up to 170 guests. The theatre can accommodate 500 people over three levels, while the studio seats 130.

The Beacon Arts Centre is a significant new addition to the Scottish theatre and arts scene and is a venue of choice for touring productions as well as being a vibrant hub for the local community theatre groups within the area. The Beacon has two performing spaces, together with a bistro/bar and three large rehearsal rooms which can be extended to provide a function suite.

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  • Provides: Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi

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Sat 27 Jan 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£15 (Children £10) / 01475 723723

Ae Fond Kiss

Nonsense Room Productions presents Ae Fond Kiss Ae Fond Kiss is a musical journey through the major events of Burns’ life from birth to death. Rabbie Burns is your guide with quirky commentary, amusing and poignant interactions with key characters along the way, and renditions of several famous poems and songs…

Sun 11 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£15 (Children £13; Students £13; Seniors £13) / 01475 723723

All Our Yesterdays

Timeless Theatre Productions presents All Our Yesterdays Another sensational show from the producers of Memory Lane, Rolling back the Years and Memories are Made of This. One of the biggest shows in the UK. Be transported on a breathtaking musical journey through the 50s, 60s, and enjoy some of the brilliant sounds…

Thu 26 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£14 / 01475 723723

The Beacon Theatre

£16 (Students £14; Seniors £14) / 01475 723723

Alyn Cosker Group

Rob Adams presents Alyn Cosker Group The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra’s drumming dynamo leads an exciting, brilliantly accomplished quartet. Featuring keyboardist Steve Hamilton (currently touring with Billy Cobham), Scottish guitar legend Davie Dunsmuir and bassist Colin Cunningham, this is jazz-rock fusion…

Fri 20 Apr 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

The Band of the Royal Regiment of Scotland

Scottish Fire & Rescue Service Heritage Trust presents Charity Gala Concert Featuring The Band of the Royal Regiment of Scotland Returning by popular demand the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Heritage Trust are hosting a Charity Concert featuring the Band of the Royal Regiment of Scotland. This popular…

Fri 16 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

Prices to be confirmed / 01475 723723

Black Magic: The Little Mix Show

Red Entertainment presents Black Magic: The Little Mix Show A highly energetic tribute show that follows in the footsteps of the award winning girl band, Little Mix. This iconic 5-star rated show has live vocals and is full of commercial pop-video choreography. Suitable for kids, tweens, teens and adults alike…

Sat 31 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£15 (Children £12; Students £12; Seniors £12; Family £12) / 01475 723723

Blood Brothers

Thistle Theatre Academy's Senior Acting Class presents Blood Brothers Willy Russell's much loved and iconic play, Blood Brothers, is brought to life by Thistle Theatre Academy's senior acting class. It tells of twin brothers and what happens when their mother decides to have one of them adopted. Their contrasting…

Fri 27 Apr 2018

The Beacon Studio

£10 / 01475 723723

Sat 28 Apr 2018

The Beacon Studio

£10 / 01475 723723

The Bowie Experience

Tribute to the late, great David Bowie. Featuring songs including 'Space Oddity', 'Starman', 'Fashion', 'Life on Mars', 'China Girl', 'Rebel Rebel', 'Golden Years' and 'Modern Love'.

Sun 4 Mar 2018

£24.50 / 01475 723723

The Beacon Theatre

£24.50 / 01475 723723

Calamity Jane

Inverclyde Musical Youth Theatre presents Calamity Jane "In the Wild West outpost of Deadwood City in 1876 we find the sharp shooting tomboy Calamity Jane. Well-meaning but disaster-prone she tries to help the local saloon owner by promising to fetch a music hall star from Chicago. A hilarious comedy with some…

Thu 8 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 (Children £16; Students £16; Seniors £16) / 01475 723723

Fri 9 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 (Children £16; Students £16; Seniors £16) / 01475 723723

Sat 10 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 (Children £16; Students £16; Seniors £16) / 01475 723723

The Chicago Blues Brothers: Back In Black Tour

Audienceware presents The Chicago Blues Brothers: Back To Black Tour Back with a brand new production the Chicago Blues Brothers are taking you back to 1980 to finish the concert at the Palace ballroom hotel. Infectious, dazzling, riotous, exuberant and spirited, the legacy of Jake and Elwood has been jump-started…

Sun 15 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£24.50 / 01475 723723

The Creative Martyrs

Trufflepig presents The Creative Martyrs The Creative Martyrs are a Vaudeville duo specialising in fine song, surrealism and satire. Their deliciously dark humoured show Kabakunst is part Cabaret, part Theatre with odes to modern complacency and hubris: self-surveilling, Brexit-fearing, peace-bombing…

Thu 22 Mar 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

ELO Again

Relive the sounds of Elo including classics 'All Over The World', 'Evil Woman', 'Hold On Tight' and 'Roll Over Beethoven'.

Sun 8 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£24.50 / 01475 723723

Fastlove: A Tribute To George Michael

Entertainers Show Providers LTD present Fastlove: A Tribute To George Michael Get ready for an unforgettable evening with a global superstar, as he puts the Boom Boom into your heart with the all new production, Fastlove: A Tribute To George Michael. Relive the passion, the flare, and the unique sensitivity of…

Fri 2 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£22 / 01475 723723

Fiddler's Rally

Fiddler's Rally Clyde Coast Strathspey and Reel Society with members from Inverclyde, Renfrewshire and North Ayrshire has delighted audiences for 25 years. With guests from across Scotland come and hear the sound of 40+ fiddles, cellos, accordions, flutes, drums, guitars and keyboard. Expect an exciting evening of…

Sun 8 Apr 2018

Gallery Suite

£10 / 01475 723723

Funbox Presents Dinosaur Safari

The Funbox team go on a dinosaur safari.

Sat 12 May 2018

£13.50 / 01475 723723

The Beacon Theatre

£13.50 / 01475 723723

Giselle

Music and classical dance combine for this fiery drama from Balelt West.

Sat 3 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£16 (Children £14; Students £14; Seniors £14) / 01475 723723

Goodnight Mister Tom

Thistle Theatre Company present Goodnight Mister Tom Thistle Theatre Company return with one of the most uplifting stories ever written. Set during the dark and dangerous build-up to the Second World War, Goodnight Mister Tom follows sad young William Beech who is evacuated to the idyllic English countryside and…

Thu 1 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£15 (Children £10) / 01475 723723

Fri 2 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£15 (Children £10) / 01475 723723

Sat 3 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£15 (Children £10) / 01475 723723

Grandad & Me

The Letter J presents Grandad & Me Grandad and Me is a living storybook about loss, longing and the treasures of memory and imagi-nation. We meet a young girl who is missing her Grandad – he has gone, even though his favourite job was being her Grandad. Led by found objects and her imagination, she traces his…

Tue 3 Apr 2018

The Beacon Studio

£5 / 01475 723723

Hue & Cry

Soulful pop, jazzy influences and urban grooves from Scotrock veterans Pat and Greg Kane.

Sat 10 Feb 2018

Sold out / 01475 723723

The Beacon Theatre

£26.50 / 01475 723723

Indepen-dance: Four Go Wild in Wellies

Indepen-dance presents Four Go Wild In Wellies A brand new show for audiences aged 3-5 years from Indepen-dance 4, Scotland’s inclusive pro-fessional dance company. Four Go Wild In Wellies is a whimsical adventure featuring bobble hats, scarves, tents that have a life of their own and, of course, lots of fun in…

Fri 20 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

Children £5 / 01475 723723

It's A Wonderful Life

No Nonsense Productions & Beacon Arts Centre presents It's A Wonderful Life: A Radio Play On Stage by Tony Palermo Back by popular demand, for its sixth consecutive year, It's A Wonderful Life is the story of the most inspirational film of all time and a heart-warming American family classic. It's a Wonderful…

Wed 20 Dec

The Beacon Studio

£15 (Children £13; Students £13; Seniors £13) / 01475 723723

Thu 21 Dec

The Beacon Studio

£15 (Children £13; Students £13; Seniors £13) / 01475 723723

Fri 22 Dec

The Beacon Studio

£15 (Children £13; Students £13; Seniors £13) / 01475 723723

Sat 23 Dec

The Beacon Studio

£15 (Children £13; Students £13; Seniors £13) / 01475 723723

The Legends of American Country

Country music tribute show featuring songs by Garth Brooks, Randy Travis, Dolly Parton, Tammy Wynette, Merle Haggard, Alan Jackson, Buck Owens and Johnny Cash.

Sat 13 Jan 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£19.50 / 01475 723723

Little Red Riding Hood's Musical Adventure

Nonsense Room Productions presents Little Red Riding Hood From the creative team behind the hugely popular Hairy Maclary Show, Little Red Riding Hood is a fun, original musical for children, with live music and loveable characters. Join Scarlet and her side-kick Stanley the Squirrel as they try to outwit Walter the…

Sun 11 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£8 (Family £7.50) / 01475 723723

Macbeth

Out Of Chaos present MacBeth The award-winning Out of Chaos bring MacBeth to Beacon Arts Centre as part of their 2018 tour. With a 5 star review from Reviews Hub, describing it as ‘a fast-moving and thrilling 80 minutes…the audience were entranced’ this production of Shakespeare's classic Macbeth can be enjoyed…

Thu 22 Feb 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

Magical Mozart

Celebrate the world’s greatest romantic composer - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as the European Baroque Ensemble and singers transport you on an evening of classical music and song, which includes excerpts from The Magic Flute, The Marriage of Figaro, Così fan tutte as well as many more beautifully sung moments from his other…

Sun 18 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£20 (Children £18; Students £18; Seniors £18) / 01475 723723

Mary Coughlan & Her Musicians

Mary Coughlan presents Mary Coughlan & Her Musicians Mary Coughlan is widely recognised as the greatest Irish singer of recent times. Her glorious voice straddling jazz, blues folk, chanson and pop and her ability to connect so emotionally with her songs and her audience is legendary. Share that experience and…

Wed 11 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 (Children £16; Students £16; Seniors £16) / 01475 723723

Message In a Bottle: Tribute to The Police

Entertainers Show Providers Limited presents Message In A Bottle: Tribute To Police The iconic sound of one of the world's biggest rock bands. With six Grammys and two Brits, bands don’t come much bigger than this. With a distinctive sound and unforgettable songs, relive The Police with this unmissable pitch-perfect…

Thu 5 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£21 (Children £19; Students £19; Seniors £19) / 01475 723723

Michael English In Concert

Michael English In Concert Tour 2018 Following the huge success of Michael’s previous visit to The Beacon Arts Centre, he returns with a brand new show on March 13th. Michael has gone from strength to strength in the last 4 years packing out venues all over Ireland & The UK for both concerts & dances.

Sun 11 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£22.50 / 01475 723723

Michelle McManus: Reloaded

Michelle McManus: Reloaded Singer, presenter and columnist Michelle McManus returns to perform her second one woman show. After selling out at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Michelle comes back to Greenock with this new show featuring some of Michelle's favourite songs as well as stories from her life over the past…

Sat 7 Apr 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

My Friend Selma

Terra Incognita presents My Friend Selma This is the remarkable real-life story of one girl’s journey from war in Bosnia to safety in the UK. It is the tale of an incredible journey; a world turned upside down, loss, friendship, courage and conkers. “I would give this show 280,00,00 out of 5.” Erin, aged 9.

Wed 14 Mar 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

A Night Of Broadway

Capall Dorcha Theatre presents A Night Of Broadway Join Capall Dorcha Theatre company with the return of A Night of Broadway. Featuring a first-class professional cast who will transform your night, performing two hours of cabaret featuring your fa-vourite West End and Broadway show songs. Guaranteed to be the…

Sat 21 Apr 2018

The Beacon Studio

£15 (Children £13; Students £13; Seniors £13) / 01475 723723

Oliver!

The Albany Academy presents Oliver! Bringing Charles Dicken’s novel to life, The Albany Academy will take you on a wild adventure through Victorian England’s underworld of theft and violence as Oliver Twist searches for a home, a family but most importantly love. When Oliver is picked up on the streets by The…

Thu 22 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 / 01475 723723

Fri 23 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 / 01475 723723

Sat 24 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 / 01475 723723

The Platters

AIM presents The Platters The Platters were one of the most successful vocal groups of the early rock and roll era. Their distinctive sound was a bridge between the pre-rock Tin Pan Alley tradition and the burgeoning new genre. The Platters through several personnel changes over the years but The Platters were one…

Wed 7 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£16 / 01475 723723

Psychic Sally: Kisses to Heaven

Psychic show from Sally.

Wed 18 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£24 / 01475 723723

Rhythm of the Dance

Audienceware presents Rhythm of the Dance This stunning Irish spectacular that is Rhythm of the Dance, a fully live show that celebrates Irish culture through music and dance, featuring world champion dancers, a traditional Irish band, singers, a most gifted cast who have been wowing audiences all over the world…

Fri 3 Aug 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£24.50 / 01475 723723

Sally Morgan

Got a goldfish that you flushed down the toilet that you need to say sorry to? Now's your chance to apologise through the medium of Sally Morgan.

Wed 18 Apr 2018

£24 / 01475 723723

Scottish Dance Theatre: Double Bill

Scottish Dance Theatre presents Double Bill: Tu Tu Mucky & Ritualia This exciting double-bill from Scottish Dance Theatre pairs TuTuMucky by Botis Seva, a fresh voice in British dance alongside a brand new commission of RITUALIA by Colette Sadler, a Berlin-based visionary choreographer. Expect an evening of…

Sat 17 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

Scottish Ensemble: Court & Country

The Ensemble plays Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 with second movement by Sally Beamish; Beamish's own Seavaigers, Bach's Violin Concerto in E major and Bartók's Divertimento, with new music from Caitriona McKay (Scottish harp) and Chris Stout (fiddle).

Wed 14 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£14 (Students £5) / 01475 723723

Singin' I'm No A Billy, He's A Tim

N4S Productions presents Singin' I'm No A Billy, He's A Tim On the day of an Old Firm clash, a Rangers and Celtic fan end up sharing a courtroom cell. Their only hope of escape is betting on the match to pay their fines. While taking turns to watch the game on a TV through their cell door, the pair bicker their way…

Sat 7 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 (Children £16; Students £16; Seniors £16) / 01475 723723

Skerryvore

Expect blazing bagpipes, accordion and fiddle mixed with standard rock instruments as the 'boy band of Scottish traditional music' play live.

Thu 29 Mar 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£18 (Children £16; Students £16; Seniors £16) / 01475 723723

Snow White

Delighted to announce that our 2017 pantomime will be the wickedly funny Snow White. The show will also have a special guest appearance by CBeebies’ megastar Justin Fletcher as the Magic Mirror, where he will appear as a pre-recorded video

Tue 19 Dec

The Beacon Theatre

£14–£18 (Family £10–£14; Children £11–£15) / 01475 723723

Wed 20 Dec

The Beacon Theatre

£14–£18 (Family £10–£14; Children £11–£15) / 01475 723723

Thu 21 Dec

The Beacon Theatre

£14–£18 (Family £10–£14; Children £11–£15) / 01475 723723

…and 8 more dates until 31 Dec

Songwriters Uncovered Series 2018 #SUS

SongWriters Uncovered Series makes a welcome return to the Beacon with another amazing wealth of local songwriting and performing talent who will play four concerts over the year - spring, summer, autumn and winter. Season dates: Thu 8 Mar, Thu 24 May, Thu 27 Sep, Thu 8 Nov. Season Ticket for all 4 concerts: £20…

Thu 8 Mar 2018

The Beacon Studio

£8 / 01475 723723

Thu 24 May 2018

The Beacon Studio

£8 / 01475 723723

Thu 27 Sep 2018

The Beacon Studio

£8 / 01475 723723

Thu 8 Nov 2018

The Beacon Studio

£8 / 01475 723723

Square One Jazz ft. Andy Middleton

Scary Biscuit Promotions presents Square One Jazz ft. Andy Middleton Award-winning Scottish quartet Square One are joined by renowned American saxophonist Andy Middleton for an evening of dynamic modern jazz - a rare opportunity to see this world-class jazz talent in Scotland. Together they present a programme of…

Sat 10 Mar 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

Sydney Devine In Concert + Special Guests

AIM presents Sydney Devine In Concert + Special Guests For fifty years, Scottish country and western singer, Sydney Devine, has been entertaining audi-ences and has sold 15 million albums worldwide. Singing the great old country standards in his inimitable fashion, the show will feature great favourites like Maggie…

Sat 21 Apr 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£17.50–£19 / 01475 723723

Talisk

Twenty Two Promotions presents Talisk Nominees in the 2017 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards’ Horizon Award and winners of the 2015 Young Folk Award, Talisk are one of the fastest rising bands on the UK folk scene. Mohsen Amini (concertina), Hayley Keenan (fiddle) and Graeme Armstrong (guitar) create a captivating, energetic…

Thu 19 Apr 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

Tenors Unlimited: Venice to Vegas

Upbeat Management presents Tenors Unlimited: Venice to Vegas Tenors Un Limited - ‘Venice to Vegas.’ Hear the best songs from the world’s Opera Houses, Broadway Theatres & Concert Halls as ‘the Rat Pack of Opera’ take you from ‘Venice to Vegas.’ This is the MUST SEE show of the year. Scott, Paul & Jem…

Fri 9 Feb 2018

The Beacon Theatre

£20 / 01475 723723

Terry Neason & Brian Prentice: Diva, Smiles, Heartbeat ‘n’ Soul

Wee One Music presents Terry Neason & Brian Prentice: Diva, Smiles, Heartbeat ‘n’ Soul Laugh, cry and sigh … enjoy this emotional roller coaster of music and humour with Scottish, award-winning Diva, Terry Neason, last seen at the Beacon in the hit musical Glasgow Girls. Performing songs from her new album…

Thu 12 Apr 2018

Gallery Suite

£15 / 01475 723723

The Time Machine

The Scientific Romance Theatre Company presents The Time Machine This show takes family audiences on a thrilling ride to a future age. This classic sci-fi tale explores themes relating to evolutionary processes, wealth disparity and notions of utopia. And, if that’s not enough, there’s puppets as well. Will the hour…

Sat 3 Mar 2018

The Beacon Studio

£8 / 01475 723723

Velvet Evening Séance

It’s Victorian 1900s. A judge has allowed his jury to witness a séance to establish the guilt or innocence of the accused. James MacGregor, a medium, is on trial for the murder of his brother. This séance is James’ opportunity to prove his innocence. Amidst the candles and velvet, he attempts to connect with the jury and…

Thu 1 Mar 2018

The Beacon Studio

£12 (Children £10; Students £10; Seniors £10) / 01475 723723

Comments & ratings

1. mbow227 Jan 2013, 3:42pm4 stars Beacon Arts Centre Report

Theatre looks great, only walked past with dog, can't wait to go inside .

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