Performances

The very best live music, theatre, comedy, dance and film; right on your doorstep. Check out our brand new event listings below.

 

MZA Sneaky Fringe Previews
Fri 21 & Sat 22 June: 7.30pm

Take a comedy sneak peak and enjoy two nights of hilarious all-star Edinburgh Fringe previews in the Workshop at Paisley Arts Centre. The shows will contain some adult humour and rude (but hilarious) jokes. Please note that these shows are a “work in progress”. With Craig Hill, Gareth Waugh and Mark Nelson.* (* Lineup may be subject to change)

Little Wings
Saturday 22 June 2019 14:00:00

A heart-warming story about feelings, flourishing and finding friendships in the strangest of places.

Paisley YMCA Presents Synaesthesia
Sat 29 June

Paisley YMCA wish to invite you to an audio-visual dream like state that is an assault on the senses, as we take over the Paisley Art Centre and remake it into a virtual reality, 3D playground.

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Mini Story Lab @No. 9
2nd July-8th August (Every Tuesday and Thursday)

Come and join us in our Mini Story Lab for some interactive storytelling fun over the summer holidays, at The Secret Collection, No 9 High St, Paisley.

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Creativity Lab @No. 9
2nd July – 8th August (Every Tuesday and Thursday)

Come and join us in our Gadget Lab for a host of free fun family friendly tech activities over the summer holidays at The Secret Collection, No 9 High St, Paisley.

Cryptic presents Kathryn Joseph: From When I Wake
Saturday 10 August 2019 20:00:00

An intimate and provocative live performance that “evolves into a hypnotic whirlwind of warring emotions,” (The Herald) Cryptic’s critically acclaimed, poignant staging of award-winning singer, Kathryn Joseph’s second album returns by popular demand.

An Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Tony Stockwell
Tuesday 10 September 2019 19:30:00

The popular star of TV’s Street Psychic, Psychic Private Eyes and Psychic Academy, Tony Stockwell is coming to Johnstone Town Hall for an evening of psychometry, photographs readings and psychic prediction.. Tony demonstrates his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones with detailed messages frequently including names, dates and locations and all delivered with emotion, sensitivity and empathy.

Roddy Hart, Emma Pollock & Rab Noakes - Gerry Rafferty Songbook
Friday 11 October 2019 19:00:00

The Spree festival begins with this fantastic tribute to one of Paisley's favourite musical sons.

Comedy Lates with Fred MacAulay
Friday 11 October 2019 22:30:00

Friday night fun with your host Fred MacAulay alongside Susan Riddell, Christopher MacArthur-Boyd and Mark Nelson.

Lost Map’s Lost Weekend Sunday Social
Sunday 13 October 2019 18:30:00

An eclectic showcase of stripped back, loved-up, and spaced-out acts from LOST MAP, the lo-fi label run by Pictish Trail on the Hebridean Isle of Eigg.

Hue and Cry
Monday 14 October 2019 19:00:00

A venue and location fitting for a band for whom one of their biggest hits, ‘Looking for Linda’, was set on a train to Paisley.

Glasvegas
Tuesday 15 October 2019 19:00:00

The platinum-selling indie-rockers perform their only full-band Scottish show of the year.

Gruff Rhys
Wednesday 16 October 2019 19:00:00

The Super Furry Animals frontman brings his solo show to the Spiegeltent for The Spree festival.

PP Arnold
Thursday 17 October 2019 19:00:00

London’s First Lady of Soul will perform songs from her six-decade career when she visits The Spree festival.

Paisley In Song
Thursday 17 October 2019 19:00:00

A celebration of Paisley’s songwriting heritage.

Karine Polwart's Scottish Songbook
Friday 18 October 2019 19:00:00

The multi-award-winning singer-songwriter brings her Scottish Songbook to Paisley – a collection of pop classics spanning more than 50 years.

Comedy Lates with Scott Gibson
Friday 18 October 2019 22:30:00

Late-night laughs in the Spiegeltent with your host Scott Gibson and comedians Rosco McLelland, Jay Lafferty and Gary Little.

Malcolm Middleton plus support
Saturday 19 October 2019 19:30:00

Malcolm Middleton is back, again, with his seven-hundredth studio album BANANAS, this time on the much beloved TRIASSIC TUSK RECORDS.

Jerry Sadowitz: Make America GRATE Again!
Saturday 19 October 2019 19:45:00

Jerry Sadowitz, Britain's FAVOURITE COMEDIAN, is back! Yes, the man with no visible demograph returns to make you laugh while simultaneously parting you of hard earned cash!

Hayseed Dixie Spree Party
Saturday 19 October 2019 22:30:00

A lively late-night closing party for The Spree all the way from Tennessee, USA, with the inventors of ‘rockgrass’.

Singing Hands
Saturday 26 October 2019 11:00:00

Join Suzanne and Tracy for an hour of multi-sensory musical fun featuring MAKATON signing. Keep an eye out for extra performance time: released at 2 pm on 25/3/19!

Janey Godley- Beyond The Fringe
Thursday 31 October 2019 20:00:00

Hot from her recent appearance’s on BBC’s ‘Have I Got News for You’ and BBC Scotland’s ‘Breaking the News' and with over 20 years of performing award winning comedy around the world from Newcastle to New Zealand, Janey is excited to bring her hilarious new show to Paisley Arts Centre!

Funbox presents Christmas in Toy Town
Sunday 8th December 1pm & 3.30pm

Ready...’Teddy’...Go! It’s time to get ‘dolled’ up and get your skates on because we’re heading to Toy Town for the brand new seasonal spectacular from Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo the Dog (formerly of The Singing Kettle).

Funbox presents Christmas in Toy Town
Monday 9th December 10am & 1pm

Ready...’Teddy’...Go! It’s time to get ‘dolled’ up and get your skates on because we’re heading to Toy Town for the brand new seasonal spectacular from Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo the Dog (formerly of The Singing Kettle).



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Paisley
PA1 1NB

Tel: 0300 300 0250