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

Greenock Morton Meets the Fans Event

Greenock Morton Meets the Fans Event

19th August 2019
Greenock Morton are hosting a charity Meets the Fans evening at Beacon Arts Centre with David Hopkin, Anton McElhone, Dave Timmins, Jim McAllister and Dave Mackinnon!
The Dean Park Show

The Dean Park Show

24th August 2019
The Dean Park Show is full of laughter and music from one of Scotland's greatest entertainers, catch it at the Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock on August 24th!
Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute

Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute

29th August 2019
Celebrating 20 years on the road, Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute comes to the Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock on Thursday 29th August!
Treppenwitz

Treppenwitz

16th October 2019
After touring the UK in 2018 and releasing their sophomore album 'The Kennedys at Beaver Point' in January 2019, Treppenwitz are back on tour and stop off at Beacon Arts Centre on October 16th!
Funbox Presents The Wild West Show

Funbox Presents The Wild West Show

26th October 2019
Yeee haaaa! Saddle up partners as FUNBOX head out on the prairie for their brand new spectacular for 2019... The Wild West Show! Catch them at Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock on October 26th!

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