PETER PAN JR

FOREHILL PRIMARY SCHOOL Following the success of their previous productions – ‘Annie’, ‘The Sound of Music’ and ‘High School Musical’, the young people of Forehill Primary School are delighted to bring their exciting production of Disney’s Peter Pan to the newly refurbished Gaiety. Book your...

THE OPERA BOYS – IN CONCERT Jun03

THE OPERA BOYS ̵...

Leading men from London’s West End combine in a powerhouse of vocal harmony to deliver a stunning blend of music ranging from Opera to Pop, and everything in between! For over five years, The Opera Boys have been delighting audiences all over the world with their unique show combining...

ELITE DANCE SCHOOL – STAR TIME Jun07

ELITE DANCE SCHOOL –...

Elite Dance School present their annual show, ‘Star Time’, at The Gaiety Theatre with routines in Tap, Ballet, Modern, Hip-hop, Baton, Acro & Highland. All performers are aged between 2 and 19 years and attend Elite Dance School classes in Ayr, Annbank, Coylton, Dalrymple and Tarbolton....

BUCKETS – WRITTEN BY ADAM BARNARD Jun10

BUCKETS – WRITTEN BY...

Presented by Ayrshire College HND Acting & Performance Across thirty-three interconnected scenes – some just a few lines, others mini-plays in their own right – ‘Buckets’ swings through a kaleidoscopic world of sadness and happiness, illness and health, youth and experience, kissing and...

GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN – KAREN DOUGLAS DANCERS Jun14

GONE, BUT NOT FORGOT...

Karen Douglas Dancers return to The Gaiety to present their annual display performed by local children from aged 2 years to some of their fabulous adults and parents. Dancers will perform Freestyle, Modern, Tap, Acrobatics, Ballet, Baton, Cheer and Street & Shine routines to hit songs,...

DECADE – Alloway Academy of Dance and Theatre Arts Jun17

DECADE – Allow...

Massive congratulations to the Alloway Academy of Dance and Theatre Arts who are celebrating their 10th Anniversary with an amazing dance and theatre spectacular called ‘Decade’!!! This colourful sparkling vibrant extravaganza revisits some of the fantastic performances from the last 10 years...

BYE BYE BABY – A CELEBRATION OF FRANKIE VALLI & THE FOUR SEASONS Jun18

BYE BYE BABY – A CEL...

Go back in time on a musical journey through the career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. From their early beginning in the 1950s, when Frankie first joined the group, this show celebrates the greatest hits such as ‘Beggin’; ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’; ‘Walk Like A Man’; ‘Lets Hang On’;...

DEMENTIA FRIENDLY EVENT: KILDA Jun20

DEMENTIA FRIENDLY EV...

Join us for a relaxing afternoon of live entertainment, music and free refreshments – developed exclusively for those living with dementia, their carers and loved ones.   Norrie McIver (guitar and vocals), Mhairi Marwick (fiddle) and Scott Wood (pipes) together create a lively and energetic...

BACK TO DANCE 2017 Jun23

BACK TO DANCE 2017

LYNNE CROMBIE SCHOOL OF DANCE Lynne Crombie School of Dance present their 27th Annual Show – an array of dance from all their talented children, who range in age from 2 years – 18 years.  The show features a variety of freestyle disco, tap, modern, ballet, acro/gymnastics and majorettes. ...

Ayrshire Fiddle Orchestra Summer Concert Jun23

Ayrshire Fiddle Orch...

Their music has entertained all over the world having performed in numerous locations, from rural community centres on the Isle of Skye to the Sydney Opera House, and from retirement homes in Oslo to the lawn of the White House. AYR TOWN HALL Fri 23 June at 7.30pm Tickets: Stalls Only :...

EDUARDO NIEBLA IN CONCERT Jun29

EDUARDO NIEBLA IN CO...

If you’re not familiar with the stunning guitar playing of Eduardo Niebla- you’re in for a treat. If you are already among his admirers around the world, you know you have something quite extraordinary in store. The virtuoso Spanish guitarist makes music that transcends genres and crosses...

I’M A CELEBRITY GET ...

Hipshot Youth Theatre return to The Gaiety with a brand-new musical! This hilarious new family show is jam-packed with comedy, dance and showbiz shenanigans featuring music from some of your favourite bands and musicals. ‘I’m a Celebrity Get Me out of Ayr’ follows the lives of...

GREAT EXPECTATIONS Jul04

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Written by Charles Dickens Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens’ unforgettable story of love, family and friendship, set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent, to the bustling streets of Victorian London, this epic tale follows the fortunes...

A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM BALLET CYMRU Jul05

A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS D...

Award Winning Ballet Cymru present a stunning version of Shakespeare’s most magical play. This funny and heart-warming adaptation features vibrant classical choreography danced by some of the finest dancers around. Mendelssohn’s joyous music is interpreted by Artistic Director...

NATIONAL FESTIVAL OF YOUTH THEATRE Jul07

NATIONAL FESTIVAL OF YOUTH THEATRE

Each year Scotland’s National Festival of Youth Theatre (NFYT) creates an explosion of young creative talent. It is the largest gathering of youth theatres in the UK and enables young people to come together, discover and celebrate a shared passion, offering them the opportunity to develop as artists, audience members and creative thinkers. The festival has steadily grown in scale and ambition and after six successful years at Rothes Halls in Fife NFYT is moving to Ayr. NFYT offers any youth theatre group, regardless of experience or critical acclaim, the opportunity to showcase their recent work to a hugely supportive peer and public...

DOONFEST MUSIC FESTIVAL Jul07

DOONFEST MUSIC FESTI...

Doonfest Music Festival is Dalrymple’s very own acoustic music festival hosting everything from Folk and Gypsy Jazz to Blue Grass and Scottish contemporary with headliners DOSCA – fresh from their recent stint at Celtic Connections. Join us over the weekend for guitar, ukulele and juggling...

PLAYWRITING WORKSHOP Jul10

PLAYWRITING WORKSHOP

Work alongside professional playwright and performer Martin O’Connor (National Theatre of Scotland, The Arches, The Tron, Citizens Theatre and Scottish Opera) to create a brand new script for the stage. Your creation, an exciting and contemporary short script, will then be transformed from...

Stirling Bridge International Arts Festival Jul10

Stirling Bridge Inte...

Join the groups participating in this year’s Stirling Bridge International Arts Festival in Ayr Town Hall in aid of Ayrshire Hospice! Chamber Choir Ivan Filipovic, Croatia Innovation, Scotland Lindbergh HS Strolling Strings, USA West Springfield High School Orchestra, USA Artistic Director –...

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS Jul11

THE WIND IN THE WILL...

Written by Kenneth Grahame CHAPTERHOUSE THEATRE COMPANY Join Badger, Mole, Ratty and Toad for a perfect summer of adventure. What starts as a search for the best picnic spot, rapidly turns into the most hilarious of escapades. With the bumptious Toad’s heart set on a shiny new motorcar and...

DEMENTIA FRIENDLY EVENT: HAZELDENE VOICES Jul13

DEMENTIA FRIENDLY EV...

Join us for a relaxing afternoon of live entertainment, music and free refreshments – developed exclusively for those living with dementia, their carers and loved ones.   Hazeldene are a trio of Martina, Ella and Poppy – three soprano’s currently studying at the Royal Conservatoire of...