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Lanternhouse

Situated in the beautiful Cumbernauld House Park, Lanternhouse has a year-round programme showcasing the best drama, music, comedy and dance from visiting companies.

Lanternhouse

About Lanternhouse

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Lanternhouse is a performing arts centre jointly managed by North Lanarkshire Council and Cumbernauld Theatre, a third sector arts charity.

Located in the heart of Cumbernauld, on the Cumbernauld Academy campus, this state-of-the-art venue houses two performance spaces - a 300-seat auditorium and a studio theatre, a dance studio, an 84-seat cinema and a café/bistro!

Upcoming Events at Lanternhouse

Janey: On Screen & On Stage

14th April 2024

Cosmic Cat and Hopscotch Films present a night of film and live comedy with Janey Godley at Lanternhouse on Sunday 14th April!

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Don’t. Make. Tea.

16th April 2024

Don't. Make. Tea. is a riveting new dark comedy from Rob Drummond presented by BOP, Scotland's disability-led theatre company, at Lanternhouse in April!

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Quartet Malamatina - CANCELLED

16th April 2024

Known for their 'immensely colourful, lyrical and expressive playing' don't miss your chance to hear Quartet Malamatina perform live at Lanternhouse on Tuesday 16th April!

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Cumbernauld Folk Club: Annie Dressner

17th April 2024

Come along and experience the fine mixture of traditional and folk music, storytelling and good company when Cumbernauld Folk Club returns on April 17th featuring Annie Dressner!

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An American In Paris The Musical

18th April 2024

Don't miss a special screening of the breathtakingly beautiful Tony Award-winning Broadway musical An American In Paris at Lanternhouse on Thursday 18th April!

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Up A Close

18th April 2024

Following its first sell out run in 2019 The Travelling Theatre Company bring Up A Close, the story of Joanna and her life growing up in a Partick tenement flat, to Lanternhouse!

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The Springsteen Sessions

19th April 2024

Catch Dougie Robertson's Springsteen Sessions at Lanternhouse... as far as tributes to The Boss go, there's none finer!

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The City Sinners play the music of Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris

20th April 2024

Featuring some of the top players on the Scottish country/americana scene, don't miss The City Sinners live at Lanternhouse as they celebrate the music of Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris!

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The Royal Ballet: Swan Lake

24th April 2024

Don't miss a special performance of Swan Lake, the best-known and most-loved classical ballet, at a special screening at Lanternhouse Cinema!

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Pain and I

25th April 2024

Sarah Hopfinger presents Pain And I, a bold and intimate audio piece, exploring the complexities of chronic pain experience through autobiographical text, sound and music at Lanternhouse.

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Barry Steele Presents The Roy Orbison Story

26th April 2024

Get ready for a night of solid gold hits when Barry Steele and an extraordinary ensemble of talented musicians and singers bring The Roy Orbison Story to Lanternhouse on Friday 26th April!

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Lanternhouse Laughs Presents Gary Little: Still Here

27th April 2024

Gary Little is one of the most consistent and funny acts in Scottish comedy, don't miss him live at Cumbernauld Theatre on Saturday 27th April!

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The Songs The Beatles Gave Away

28th April 2024

BBC's Bob Harris and author/music journalist Colin Hall will bring their intimate speaking tour based around their mutual love and appreciation of The Beatles to Lanternhouse on Sunday 28th April!

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Exhibition On Screen: John Singer Sargent

28th April 2024

Step into the glittering world of fashion, scandal and shameless self-promotion that made John Singer Sargent the painter who defined an era with this Exhibition On Screen at Cumbernauld Theatre!

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The Royal Opera: Carmen

1st May 2024

Lanternhouse Cinema are excited to host a screening of the new production by The Royal Opera of Bizet's Carmen on Wednesday 1st May!

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I Hope Your Flowers Bloom

2nd May 2024

I Hope Your Flowers Bloom, Raymond Wilson's semi-autobiographical show and a hit of the 2023 Fringe, comes to Lanternhouse on Thursday 2nd May!

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Cinema Screening: Macbeth: Ralph Fiennes & Indira Varma

Selected dates between 2nd May 2024 - 5th May 2024

A couple corrupted by their relentless lust for power have blood on their hands. Witness the gripping tale of greed, murder, deception, and superstition at this screening of Macbeth at Lanternhouse!

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Supersonic Queen

4th May 2024

Supersonic Queen have been touring the UK collectively for over 10 years performing their tribute to Queen, catch them live at Lanternhouse on Saturday 4th May!

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National Theatre Live: Nye

9th May 2024

The epic new Welsh fantasia Nye, which sees Michael Sheen playing Nye Bevan, will be broadcast live from the National Theatre to Lanternhouse on Thursday 9th May!

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The Sounds Of Simon

11th May 2024

The Sounds of Simon, This is the UK's longest running tribute to Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel, returns to Lanternhouse on Saturday 11th May!

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Cardboard Carnival

11th May 2024

Cardboard Carnival at Lanternhouse is an inspirational, visual treat of Camille Saint-Saëns classic with puppetry and a whole lot of cardboard for everyone from 4 – 104!

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Cinema Screening: Big Banana Feet

12th May 2024

Featuring iconic stand-up material alongside fascinating behind-the-scenes glimpses, don't miss a special screening of Billy Connolly documentary Big Banana Feet at Cumbernauld Theatre!

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You Choose

12th May 2024

Nonsense Room Productions bring You Choose, their fantastic interactive musical show for all the family, back to Lanternhouse Cumbernauld on Sunday 12th May!

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Cumbernauld Folk Club Presents Rachel Newton

15th May 2024

Come along and experience the fine mixture of traditional and folk music, storytelling and good company when Cumbernauld Folk Club returns on May 15th featuring Rachel Newton!

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42nd Street The Musical

16th May 2024

Starring national treasure Bonnie Langford as Dorothy Brock and featuring iconic songs 42nd Street, We're In The Money and Lullaby of Broadway, this is pure magic on the big screen!

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A New International

17th May 2024

For one night only, A New International present a full band set featuring back catalogue classics and a sneaky peek at new, never-before-seen songs from their fourth album!

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The Collie’s Shed

18th May 2024

With dramatization of real stories and experiences, The Collie's Shed brings a powerful and emotional call to arms over injustices and hardships that are arguably still felt to this day.

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Maggie & Me

23rd May 2024 - 25th May 2024

Maggie & Me, Damian Barr's award-winning and darkly witty memoir about growing up gay in Thatcher's Britain comes to Lanternhouse in May!

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Relaxed Performance: An Afternoon In The Sun

29th May 2024

Join Dunedin Consort for a programme of baroque chamber music. Full of warmth and light, this programme will sparkle as it dances through Italy and England with music that looks forward to summer.

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Message In A Bottle

30th May 2024

The iconic songs of Sting. The electrifying choreography of Kate Prince. This is a tale of hope. Don't miss a special screening of Message In A Bottle at Lanternhouse Cinema!

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Lanternhouse Laughs Presents An Evening With Scott Agnew

31st May 2024

Join Scott Agnew for an evening of salacious tales and shaggy dog stories at Lanternhouse Laughs on Friday 31st May!

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The Royal Opera: Andrea Chenier

11th June 2024

Jonas Kaufmann headlines David McVicar's spectacular staging of Giordano's epic historical drama, conducted by long-time collaborator Antonio Pappano.

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Cumbernauld Folk Club Presents Robin Adams

20th June 2024

Come along and experience the fine mixture of traditional and folk music, storytelling and good company when Cumbernauld Folk Club returns on June 20th featuring Robin Adams!

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The Sound Of Music Sing-a-long

14th July 2024

Join in with well-known classics like 'Maria', 'Sixteen Going On Seventeen', 'My Favourite Things' and 'Do Re Me' at this sing-a-long screening of The Sound Of Music!

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Ireland The Show

24th July 2024

An all-star cast of Ireland's most talented singers and performers bring Ireland The Show to Lanternhouse on Wednesday 24th July!

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The Amazing Bubble Man

27th July 2024

Edinburgh Fringe favourite, Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles... don't miss The Amazing Bubble Man at Lanternhouse!

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MacFloyd: All That Is Now

16th August 2024 - 17th August 2024

MacFloyd bring their new show 'All That Is Now' to Cumbernauld Theatre on August 16th and 17th, join them on their journey for over two hours of great music and an experience to remember!

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Artie’s Singing Kettle - Greatest Hits

25th August 2024

Artie is bringing the original Singing Kettles packed full of clues to his Greatest Hits show at Cumbernauld Theatre on Sunday 25th August!

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Thank U, Next

10th October 2024 - 11th October 2024

Thank U, Next asks what is it like growing up in a world where you can quite literally be anything you want to be? And what happens when you must face your true self in the mirror?

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Kenton Cool - K2

23rd October 2024

In this new show, Britain's most successful Himalayan climber, Kenton Cool, takes audiences on a roller-coaster history of one of the world's most notorious mountains!

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Gary Faulds - New Material Night

27th October 2024

Cumbernauld Theatre at Lanternhouse is excited to welcome Scottish comedy genius Gary Faulds to their stage with brand new material!

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

31st October 2024

Gather your Sweet Transvestites and come on over to Frankenstein's Place for The Rocky Horror Picture Show this Halloween!

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Pinocchio

23rd November 2024 - 29th December 2024

Join Pinocchio on this raucous, silly and hugely entertaining journey. Sing along with him as he meets friends, old and new, and finds out what it means to be a real boy in this fun packed show!

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Special Delivery

30th November 2024 - 29th December 2024

Special Delivery at Lanternhouse is an enchanting musical journey filled with wonder created for little ones aged 3 to 7!

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Singin’ I’m No A Billy He’s A Tim

22nd March 2025

Des Dillon's smash hit comedy, Singing I'm No A Billy He's A Tim, comes to Cumbernauld Theatre as part of it's 20th Anniversary tour!

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Following its highly successful renovation, Rutherglen Town Hall now houses an award winning cafe and hosts a variety of performances from dramatic plays to musicals to kids shows!

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The Town House Hamilton

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The Town House Hamilton re-opened as a multi purpose Arts Venue in 2004 and hosts a variety of performances, from West End productions, national companies through to local amateur groups!

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Strathaven Town Mill Arts and Heritage Centre

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The Town Mill exists to support the community of Strathaven and the surrounding area by offering rooms and halls for hire for events and exhibitions as well as promoting a wide range of events!

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Biggar Puppet Theatre

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Biggar Puppet Theatre is a Victorian style puppet theatre and the home of International Purves Puppets!

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The GLO Centre

78 Muir Street, Motherwell ML1 1BN

The GLO Conference Centre is a stunning historical and architectural conference venue located in the heart of Motherwell.

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East Kilbride Village Theatre

Village Theatre Maxwell Drive, East Kilbride G74 4HG

Situated in the beautiful heart of the old village of East Kilbride the Village Theatre is a perfect place to enjoy an evening's entertainment!

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East Kilbride Arts Centre

51-53 Old Coach Road, East Kilbride G74 4DU

The East Kilbride Arts Centre is an extremely popular venue for drama, visual arts, music, comedy and film productions, and classes and courses.

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Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre

Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre Windmillhill Street, Motherwell Ml1 1AB

Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre has something for everyone here this season from fabulous live music, comedy, engaging theatre, dance performances and some psychic medium shows too!

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Biggar Corn Exchange

126 High Street, Biggar ML12 6DL

Biggar Corn Exchange is a Grade B listed building which was originally built in 1860 and was opened in 1861. It is currently leased to Biggar Theatre Workshop from South Lanarkshire Council.

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Lanark Memorial Hall

Lanark Memorial Hall St Leonards Street, Lanark ML11 7AB

Following its highly successful refurbishment, Lanark Memorial Hall is now a multipurpose community facility which hosts a variety of performances from dramatic plays to musicals to kids shows!

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Airdrie Town Hall

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Find out what's on at Airdrie Town Hall and book your tickets online with What's On Lanarkshire!

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