• Introducing our August – December 2024 Season

    See fantastic original productions and new work from leading companies this autumn and winter, with tickets now on sale for all shows.

    24 May 2024

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  • Strut: Outdoor Street Performance Comes to the streetS of Cumbernauld

    Join us for MHz’s FREE outdoor performance of STRUT in partnership with Cumbernauld Theatre on Thursday 29 February (Kildrum) and Friday 1 March (Carbrain) between 7 and 8pm.

    20 Feb 2024

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  • Cast announced for ENCORE! A Musical Theatre Concert

    Today Cumbernauld Theatre Company announces the cast for its new concert series ‘Encore! A Musical Theatre Concert’, a brand-new unique, intimate concert, brought to life by Cumbernauld Theatre Company.

    29 Jan 2024

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  • Jack Nurse announced as Director for ‘The Events’

    Jack Nurse, Director and Co-Founder of Wonder Fools, has been appointed Director of Cumbernauld Theatre’s Autumn production of ‘The Events’ by David Grieg.

    22 Jan 2024

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  • UGLY! A Cinderella Story: Recent School Visits

    Over the past four weeks, 25 schools across North Lanarkshire and beyond have visited Lanternhouse for UGLY! A Cinderella Story. We would like to thank all those teachers who chose us for their festive school trips.

    22 Dec 2023

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  • Christmas Appeal: Applications Open

    Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of our supporters, our Christmas Appeal is providing 300 tickets for our festive productions. Groups and organisations are invited to apply now.

    7 Dec 2023

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  • In Photos: Rehearsals for UGLY! A Cinderella Story

    It’s tech week, which means our new festive show opens this weekend. Take a peek some recent rehearsal snaps!

    19 Nov 2023

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  • Strut – Callout for community Dancers

    Do you live in Cumbernauld or have a connection to the area? Are you a mover and shaker who loves to dance, perform and boogie? Or do you know someone local who loves to bust a move? We are looking for JOYOUS movers, shakers and local dance heroes to represent the energy and diversity of Cumbernauld. Hip-Hop, Bhangra, Jive, Northern Soul, Contemporary, Flamenco, Highland Dancing, Happy Hardcore… anything goes.

    17 Nov 2023

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  • Spring is in the air – Our New Season

    Spring is in the air as Cumbernauld Theatre announces its busiest season yet at Lanternhouse.

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  • Tally’s Blood: Recent School Visits

    From Kilsyth to Carluke, 32 schools and college groups have visited Lanternhouse this week for Tally’s Blood, our co-production alongside The Gaiety, Ayr, and Perth Theatre. We would like to thank all those teachers who chose us for their Drama and English group trips.

    13 Oct 2023

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  • Artist callout: WINTER 2022 – MAIN STAGE PRODUCTION
    Cumbernauld Theatre and Visible Fictions are looking to support a daring theatrical idea to be created and presented this festive season on the stage of Lanternhouse, Cumbernauld. The chosen idea will be produced and presented for this coming December, and Visible Fictions will artistically help and support you to deliver it.
    For more information on this opportunity and the application process, please visit our website:

    Cumbernauld Theatre Trust is delighted to announce the opening of Lanternhouse cinema on Saturday, 30 April 2022, bringing the best cinema experiences right to your doorstep! Watch this space for more details or visit our website next week!

    Jack Docherty, the BAFTA award-winning star of BBC's Scot Squad and one of Scotland’s favourite comic performers, is bringing his critically-acclaimed play Nothing But to Lanternhouse on Thursday, 21 April.
    A love letter to Edinburgh, the Fringe and summer rain, Nothing But is a tender, playful, darkly comic tale, where Jack grapples with lost youth, infatuation, fatherhood, sex, secrets and truth. Age guidance: 16 + For more info and tickets please visit our website:…/jack-docherty-nothing-but/

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