Adam Smith Theatre

Adam Smith Theatre
Bennochy Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY1 1ET
  • Box office 01592 583302
  • General enquiries 01592 583302
  • Opening times Box Office: Mon–Sat 10am–5.30pm (10am–7.30pm on performance nights). Closed Sun.
  • Food served Mon–Sat 10am–3pm; pre-theatre menu served on selected performance nights, 5–7.30pm.
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Historic Victorian building with modern theatre and cinema space. Hosts performances from local and touring groups.

  • Provides: Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi
  • Open since: 1899

Events at this venue

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The All Star Stand Up Tour

Featuring Jarred Christmas, Gary Delaney, Sean Hughes and Pete Firman.

Sat 20 May

Cbeebies Sarah And Duck

The enchanting world of Sarah and Duck is brought to life in a brand-new stage show, featuring the wonderful characters from the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show. Join Sarah and Duck and a host of your favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters, The Shallots, Flamingo & John and Umbrella, as they plan a birthday…

Fri 23 Jun

Eddi Reader

The popular folk pop chanteuse, known for her work with Fairground Attraction and often called upon to add her voice to other people's records tours her latest album Vagabond.

Tue 18 Apr

Sold out / 01592 583302

Funbox: Underwater Adventure

Underwater adventure from the former stars of The Singing Kettle. The Funbox is locked and the gang will have to cause a splash because their magical keys are all tucked up in the sea bed. Can they find them all in time?

Fri 7 Apr

£16 (Family £12) / 01592 583302

Sat 8 Apr

£16 (Family £12) / 01592 583302

Sun 9 Apr

£16 (Family £12) / 01592 583302

Grant Stott's Tales from Behind the Mic

Comedy anecdotes from Grant Stott.

Sat 15 Apr

£15 (£12.50; Children £12.50) / 01592 583302

Horse McDonald: Careful

Horse McDonald's debut play is an autobiographical tale of triumph over adversity through music.

Thu 20 Apr

£13 (£11; Children £11) / 01592 583302

James Yorkston's Tae Sup Wi' A Fifer

Fife's folkster James Yorkston curates a programme of club nights.

Sat 1 Apr

£15 / 01592 583302

Featuring Roddy Woomble, Oliver Coates and Yorkston Thorne Khan.

Sat 13 May

£15 / 01592 583302

Featuring Lynched, Michael Chapman and Harry Giles.

Sat 10 Jun

£15 / 01592 583302

Joined by Martin Simpson, Duke Special and Seamus Fogarty.

Jim Baxter Celebration

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Jim Baxter’s epic performance in Scotland’s 3-2 victory over England at Wembley in 1967. Remember England were then the reigning champions of the world. Raith Rovers were Jim Baxter’s first senior club and they are organising a celebration event in the Adam Smith Theatre in…

Mon 17 Apr

Just Like That!: The Tommy Cooper Show

Tribute to the legendary magician. Supported by the Tommy Cooper Estate and Vicky Cooper.

Sat 27 May

£14 (£12; Children £12) / 01592 583302

The Lady Boys of Bangkok

The colourful and light-hearted cabaret featuring the showgirls of Thailand's capital.

Wed 30 Aug

£24 (£22) / 0871 705 0705

Thu 31 Aug

£24 (£22) / 0871 705 0705

Fri 1 Sep

£24 (£22) / 0871 705 0705

Sat 2 Sep

£24 (£22) / 0871 705 0705

Luke Danskin

With the disclaimer: 'this show is for the purpose of entertainment only', let's hope nobody is being duped into thinking Luke Danskin is actually going to contact their deceased loved ones.

Thu 11 May

£20 / 01592 583302

Manchester by the Sea

  • 5 stars
  • 2016
  • US
  • 135 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Kenneth Lonergan
  • Cast: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Lucas Hedges, Kyle Chandler, Gretchen Mol
  • UK release: 13 January 2016

Lee (Affleck) is a carefree small-town guy who, when his brother dies, is given the job of raising his nephew (Hedges). A masterful blend of high drama, quirky characterisations and incidental detail, with a soulful, heartbreaking turn by Affleck at its core.

Thu 30 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01592 583302

National Theatre Live: Angels In America, Part 2 Perestroika

The second part of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning play.

National Theatre Live: Peter Pan

  • 2017
  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • UK release: 10 June 2017

Sally Cookson directs this co-production with Bristol Old Vic theatre about the boy who never grew up.

Sat 10 Jun

National Theatre Live: Yerma

Billie Piper returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s masterpiece.

Thu 14 Sep

£12.50 (£10) / 01592 583302

Nt Live: Angels In America Part 1 (Encore)

Part 1, Millennium Approaches America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and…

Sun 23 Jul

Nt Live: Obsession (Encore) (15)

Cert 15 Running time - 120mins Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film. Gino is a…

Thu 18 May

Nt Live: Rosencrant And Guildenstern Are Dead (Encore)

Running time - 200mins Cert - 12A Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter, The Woman in Black), Joshua McGuire (The Hour) and David Haig (Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Witness for the Prosecution) star in Tom Stoppard’s brilliantly funny situation comedy, broadcast live from The Old Vic theatre in London. David Leveaux’s new…

Nt Live: Salome (15)

Running time - 200mins Cert - 15 The story has been told before, but never like this. An occupied desert nation. A radical from the wilderness on hunger strike. A girl whose mysterious dance will change the course of the world. This charged retelling turns the infamous biblical tale on its head, placing the girl we call…

Thu 22 Jun

£12.50 (£10) / 01592 583302

NT Live: Twelfth Night

The National Theatre present Shakespeare's comedy. Featuring Tamsin Greig.

Thu 13 Apr

£12.50 (£10) / 01592 583302

Pasadena Roof Orchestra - Puttin'on The Ritz!

Since 1969 the Pasadena Roof Orchestra has been faithfully re-creating the glories of popular music from the ’20s and ’30s. The fun-packed show features timeless classics from the great American song book – those wonderful songs that miraculously lifted people’s spirits during the depression era, and which made household…

Fri 31 Mar

£19 (£17.50; Children £17.50) / 01592 583302

The Scottish Comedy & Variety Gala Performance

Child ticket is 12 years and under. Featuring Scottish Variety Legend Dean Park with his chart topping wee Andy Webber medley, family entertainment superstar Artie Trezies MBE formerly of the singing kettle with his new tartan tales show, Comedy Centrals David Kay (star of the alternative comedy experience with Stewart…

Fri 18 Aug

£20 (£18; Children £15) / 01592 583302

The Steamie

Neil Laidlaw and Jason Haigh-Ellery present The Steamie by Tony Roper Come and celebrate the 30th anniversary of Scotland’s most loved play! It’s Hogmanay in a Glasgow wash house, and the girls need to get their washing done before the bells. Join Dolly, Magrit, Doreen and Mrs Culfeathers as they laugh and cry their way…

Wed 6 Sep

£25 (£21.50; Children £21.50) / 01592 583302

Thu 7 Sep

£25 / 01592 583302

Fri 8 Sep

£25 / 01592 583302

Sat 9 Sep

£25 / 01592 583302

£25 (£21.50; Children £21.50) / 01592 583302

Strictly Murder

April 1939. An English couple, Peter and Suzy, are living in Provence in idyllic isolation, far, it seems, from the rumblings of the coming war. Their peace is shattered from within when Suzy discovers she has been betrayed: Peter is not the man he claims to be. Suzy's life is thrown into turmoil as the possibility arises…

Thu 25 May

£16.50 (£15; Children £15) / 01592 583302

Fri 26 May

£16.50 (£15; Children £15) / 01592 583302

T2 Trainspotting

  • 4 stars
  • 2017
  • UK
  • 117 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Danny Boyle
  • Cast: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Kelly MacDonald, James Cosmo, Shirley Henderson, Irvine Welsh
  • UK release: 27 January 2017

Renton (McGregor) returns to Edinburgh from Amsterdam, two decades on. Hodge's blood-pumping script builds on the original with characters that are older, sadder and definitely not wiser, and resentment and guilt festering like an open sore; but is it Archie-Gemmill-scoring-against Holland good? Yes, it is.

Wed 5 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01592 583302

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf

Rapture Theatre perform the play about marital discontent.

Sat 6 May

£13 (£11; Children £11) / 01592 583302

Willie the Wicked Wolf

A very non-traditional version of Little Red Riding Hood with the rock'n'roll, motorbike loving wolf at the helm. He plans to eat both Granny and Red Riding Hood but it doesn't quite go to plan. Expect plenty of audience participation; suitable for children aged 5+.

Sat 15 Apr

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