• BLOG: Have you ever wondered how Christmas shows are made?

    Amy McCombes gives us an insight into her role as Assistant Director and Federation of Scottish Theatre Bursary recipient, and the making of Cumbernauld Theatre Company’s production of Robin Hood. My name is Amy McCombes, and I am assistant director on Cumbernauld Theatre Company’s upcoming Christmas show Robin Hood by Eve Nicol. I am a […]

    23 Nov 2021

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  • BBC Radio Scotland – Sunday Show

    The launch of Cumbernauld Theatre at Lanternhouse featured on BBC Radio Scotland’s Sunday Show on Sunday 10 October. Thanks to BBC Radio Scotland Arts correspondent Pauline McLean and the Sunday Show team. Listen to the full feature here.

    19 Nov 2021

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  • Jamie Hepburn MSP visits Lanternhouse

      Cumbernauld Theatre Trust welcomed Jamie Hepburn MSP into Lanternhouse this week to meet the team and to be shown around Cumbernauld’s new performing arts venue. The MSP for Cumbernauld and Kilsyth was accompanied on a tour of the building and its state-of-the-art facilities by Sarah Price, CEO of Cumbernauld Theatre Trust, Alex Linkston, Cumbernauld […]

    28 Oct 2021

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  • Praise for Cumbernauld Theatre staff on successful opening weekend

    Provost Jean Jones has congratulated staff at Cumbernauld Theatre on a successful opening production of Romeo and Juliet in their new home, Lanternhouse.  This state-of-the-art performing arts venue, Lanternhouse is located on the Cumbernauld Academy campus and houses two performance spaces including a 300-seat main auditorium, studio theatre and dance studio. It also an 84-seat […]

    25 Oct 2021

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  • Say Hello to Lanternhouse

    Cumbernauld Theatre Trust launches new venue, new website and Autumn Season 2021 Cumbernauld Theatre Trust is delighted to announce that the organisation will open the doors of its new home, Lanternhouse, this October, with an Autumn Season of theatre, dance, music, comedy and an inclusive programme of creative learning activities. Located in the heart of […]

    15 Aug 2021

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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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