Whats On in Renfrewshire

Our What's On section aims to be the one stop comprehensive guide to find out what's on in Renfrewshire. From events, classes and clubs to car boot sales, live music and theatre performances, click on our calendar to filter by activity, day or time.

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The Kathleen Edgar School of Dance
Monday 13 August 2018 18:30:00

The Kathleen Edgar School of Dance offers a variety of classes for all ages, based out of South End Action Centre, Stock Street, Paisley.

Tea Dance
Monday 18 February 2019 13:00:00

Enjoy an afternoon of dancing, music and chatting with friends. John Findlay will keep you entertained all afternoon playing a series of timeless tunes on the keyboard.

Write Lines
Monday 18 February 2019 18:00:00

Work with producer and playwright Lisa Nicoll over the course of a month to create a new 10 minute play or the beginning of a larger piece of work. This concludes in a development reading with professional actors to an audience which will be directed by Beth Morton

Aidan Moodie and Graham Rorie
Wednesday 20 February 2019 11:00:00

Orcadians Graham Rorie and Aidan Moodie will feature an eclectic mix of traditional and self penned tunes and songs from across Scotland and beyond.

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Do you have memories of old Paisley? - Glenburn Library sessions
Wednesday 20 February 2019 14:15:00

A chance to bring back memories and listen to storyteller Marjorie Bluehair tell stories based on Paisley's past.

Paisley Camcorder Club
Thursday 21 February 2019 15:00:00

Transfer your old films to digital, brush up all your filmmaking skills, and get involved with film projects at this popular class.

Tea Dance
Monday 25 February 2019 13:00:00

Enjoy an afternoon of dancing, music and chatting with friends. John Findlay will keep you entertained all afternoon playing a series of timeless tunes on the keyboard.

Actor CRAFT sessions
Monday 25 February 2019 18:00:00

Daniel Cameron leads ACTOR CRAFT our series of monthly sessions dedicated to the development of acting in a new writing context. Each month will focus on specific actor skills in relation to the following texts, Slab Boys by John Byrne, Lungs by Duncan MacMillan & This Restless House by Zinnie Harris.

Developing New Writing with Actors
Tuesday 26 February 2019 18:00:00

Beth Morton leads a practical workshop giving insight into how she navigates the rehearsal process and her approach to working collaboratively with actors on brand new writing.

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Do you have memories of old Paisley? - Foxbar Library sessions
Wednesday 27 February 2019 14:15:00

A chance to bring back memories and listen to storyteller Marjorie Bluehair tell stories based on Paisley's past.

Paisley Camcorder Club
Thursday 28 February 2019 15:00:00

Transfer your old films to digital, brush up all your filmmaking skills, and get involved with film projects at this popular class.

Paisley Philosophical Talks
Thursday 28 February 2019 19:30:00

Kirsten Kininmonth (University of Glasgow) TBC

Inspired
Friday 1 March 2019 08:00:00

Inspired is the annual exhibition of artwork from children and young people across Renfrewshire.

Little Gift
Fri 1 March: 10.30am and 1.30pm. Sat 2 March: 2pm

Told by a very special performer, with a playful mix of puppetry, original music and song, Little Gift is a brand-new story from multi award-winners M6 Theatre and Andy Manley. Join us for a beautiful and optimistic tale about a friendship waiting to grow.

Tea Dance
Monday 4 March 2019 13:00:00

Enjoy an afternoon of dancing, music and chatting with friends. John Findlay will keep you entertained all afternoon playing a series of timeless tunes on the keyboard.

Write Lines
Monday 4 March 2019 18:00:00

Work with producer and playwright Lisa Nicoll over the course of a month to create a new 10 minute play or the beginning of a larger piece of work. This concludes in a development reading with professional actors to an audience which will be directed by Beth Morton

Write Lines
Tue 5 March: rehearsal 10am- 6pm, performance 7.30pm

Work with producer and playwright Lisa Nicoll over the course of a month to create a new 10 minute play or the beginning of a larger piece of work. This concludes in a development reading with professional actors to an audience which will be directed by Beth Morton

Write Lines- Short Play Performances
Tuesday 5 March 2019 19:30:00

Short Play Performances as part of Write Lines with Lisa Nicoll.

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Do you have memories of old Paisley? - Glenburn Library sessions
Wednesday 6 March 2019 14:15:00

A chance to bring back memories and listen to storyteller Marjorie Bluehair tell stories based on Paisley's past.

Paisley Camcorder Club
Thursday 7 March 2019 15:00:00

Transfer your old films to digital, brush up all your filmmaking skills, and get involved with film projects at this popular class.

Paisley Natural History Society Talks
Thursday 7 March 2019 19:30:00

Angus Hogg Birds of Southern Spain

The Electrifying Mr Johnston + Bite size
Friday 8 March 2019 19:30:00

A new play about one of Scotland’s great unsung heroes, Tom Johnston, once described by Churchill as the 'King of Scotland', focusing on his struggles to bring “light to the glens.” Plus BITE-SIZE An informal programme of script-in-hand play readings of new plays and works-in-progress.

Jamie MacDonald: Designated Driver
Saturday 9 March 2019 20:00:00

Foot to the floor comedy courtesy of that funny blind guy.

Tea Dance
Monday 11 March 2019 13:00:00

Enjoy an afternoon of dancing, music and chatting with friends. John Findlay will keep you entertained all afternoon playing a series of timeless tunes on the keyboard.

Take it to the Stage
Mon 11 & Tue 12 March 5pm

Together with colleagues from a variety of performance disciplines, you will enjoy a fun, dynamic 2-day workshop covering all the sounds the human voice can make, in a healthy way. Whether you wish to nail those high notes of a song, better project and protect your voice, deliver a more compelling vocal delivery in a monologue, or even do heavy rock screams, this workshop will help you achieve your goals.

Around the World in 80 Days: An evening with Mark Beaumont
Monday 11 March 2019 19:00:00

World record holding cyclist and tv broadcaster Mark Beaumont will show films and photography highlighting his career of adventure.

MK Duo, Roberto Kuhn and Callum Morton-Teng
Wednesday 13 March 2019 13:30:00

Chilean-Scottish duo Roberto and Callum will give a relaxing, entertaining and vibrant performance of some of the best guitar music in the repertoire.

Renfrewshire Schools' Instrumental Music Service's Spring Concert Series
Wednesday 13th & Thursday 14th March, Paisley Abbey @ 7pm

Renfrewshire Schools' Instrumental Music Service's Spring Concert Series – two nights of music featuring a wide variety of ensembles showcasing the musical talents of the young people in our schools.

Paisley Camcorder Club
Thursday 14 March 2019 15:00:00

Transfer your old films to digital, brush up all your filmmaking skills, and get involved with film projects at this popular class.

Paisley Philosophical Talks
Thursday 14 March 2019 19:30:00

Andy Campbell (Paisley Community Trust) Baker Street.

Arts and Crafts Fayre
Fri 15 and Sat 16 March: 11am-4pm

Come along to our arts & crafts fayre featuring stalls with a variety of unique handmade gifts and treats.

SAMA's Paisley
Fri 15 March- 6pm, Sat 16 March- 12pm

The Scottish Alternative Music Awards (SAMA's) Paisley Takeover 2019 is a new music festival featuring live showcases, music industry seminars, workshops, spoken word and more. For more ticket information visit officialsama.co.uk

A Buddy Good Laugh
Friday 15 March 2019 19:30:00

A Buddy Good Laugh Paisley’s favourite comedy club returns with a top line-up of hilarious comedians, brought to you by our friends at Dead Sheep Comedy, as part of Lochwinnoch Arts Festival. This gig headlines Gary Faulds and features Jamie Dalgleish, and a local act, MC Graham Mackie.

Opera Highlights
Saturday 16 March 2019 19:30:00

Join four talented singers and a pianist for Scottish Opera’s ever-popular Opera Highlights tour.

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Do you have memories of old Paisley? - Glenburn Library sessions
Wednesday 20 March 2019 14:15:00

A chance to bring back memories and listen to storyteller Marjorie Bluehair tell stories based on Paisley's past.

Paisley Camcorder Club
Thursday 21 March 2019 15:00:00

Transfer your old films to digital, brush up all your filmmaking skills, and get involved with film projects at this popular class.

Actor CRAFT Sessions
Monday 25 March 2019 18:00:00

Daniel Cameron leads ACTOR CRAFT our series of monthly sessions dedicated to the development of acting in a new writing context. Each month will focus on specific actor skills in relation to the following texts, Slab Boys by John Byrne, Lungs by Duncan MacMillan & This Restless House by Zinnie Harris.

The Art of Voice!
Tuesday 26 March 2019 18:00:00

Radio producer and theatre director David Ian Neville hosts a practical workshop for actors, exploring how we create character through voice.

John Byrne Drawing Competition
Wed 27 March- Mon 15 April

Renowned Paisley artist and playwright, John Byrne, invites children and young people in schools across Scotland, from P4-S3, to participate in the fourth annual John Byrne Drawing Competition.

Ross Ainslie and Ali Hutton’s Symbiosis
Thursday 28 March 2019 19:30:00

Ross and Ali, two of Scotland’s most prominent musicians, bring together original compositions from their highly acclaimed albums, Symbiosis I and II, ranging from high octane jigs and reels to beautifully melodic slow airs.

Paisley Philosophical Talks
Thursday 28 March 2019 19:30:00

Dr Valerie Wright (research associate, University of Glasgow) The Linwood Line: working life in a car factory in post-war Scotland.

Gary Meikle- the i-Brow guy
Friday 29 March 2019 20:00:00

Scottish comedy award winner and viral sensation Gary Meikle has risen through the ranks and is now in high demand at the best comedy clubs across the UK.

Heroes
Saturday 30 March 2019 19:30:00

A light-hearted family show, Heroes mixes aerial skills with dance theatre and contemporary circus. Asking universal questions with humour, straight talking and lots of moving, we follow the journey of the two performers as they navigate their way through the world of idolising and being idolised.

Tea Dance
Monday 1 April 2019 13:00:00

Enjoy an afternoon of dancing, music and chatting with friends. John Findlay will keep you entertained all afternoon playing a series of timeless tunes on the keyboard.

Pied Piper
Tuesday 2 April 2019 14:00:00

Norwich Puppet Theatre's new humorous and irresistible one-person show, Pied Piper, combines a skilful mix of puppetry, foot-tapping music and storytelling which will entrance audiences young and old.

Twirlywoos Live
Thursday 4 April 1pm and 3.30pm

The Twirlywoos are setting sail around the UK to welcome young fans along for a theatrical adventure.

Paisley Natural History Society Talks
Thursday 4 April 2019 19:30:00

Jackie Clark Procession of the Pine Marten in Scotland

The Little Prince (PG)
Saturday 6 April 2019 14:00:00

The first full-length animated feature of the well-known book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery. Starring the voices of Jeff Bridges, Rachel McAdams, Marion Catillard and Benicio Del Toro, with a musical score by Hans Zimmer, this award-winning film is one of the most successful animated features of the past decade. Part of Puppet Animation Festival

Oskars Amazing Adventure
Tue 9 & Wed 10 April 11am

This original play for young children uses a rich mix of storytelling, physical theatre, clowning, puppetry and music and song to tell the tale of a puppy’s search for friendship in the wilderness of the Alps.

A Ladder To The Stars
Friday 12 April 2019 13:30:00

Told through a magical mix of puppetry, music, light and imagination, this is a heartfelt and humorous story of what can happen when the universe hears your dreams.

Tea Dance
Monday 15 April 2019 13:00:00

Enjoy an afternoon of dancing, music and chatting with friends. John Findlay will keep you entertained all afternoon playing a series of timeless tunes on the keyboard.

Achilles
Wednesday 17 April 2019 19:30:00

Glasgow’s acclaimed Company of Wolves re-imagines the myth of Achilles in a heart-stopping solo performance by Ewan Downie.

Paisley Camcorder Club
Thursday 18 April 2019 15:00:00

Transfer your old films to digital, brush up all your filmmaking skills, and get involved with film projects at this popular class.

Ewan Macintyre Band
Thursday 18 April 2019 19:30:00

An international music project, pushing the boundaries of contemporary folk

ReWrite – Short Play Performances
Tuesday 23 April 2019 19:30:00

April will see four new short scripts being performed at the arts centre in response to the theme of ‘Paisley’ Join us to support our selected playwrights and see their scripts preformed by a cast of professional actors, directed by Allie Winton Butler.

Unspotted Snow
Wednesday 24 April 2019 19:30:00

Unspotted Snow is based on the ill-fated 1845 Sir John Franklin’s expedition to discover the North-West passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific and its extraordinary 170-year legacy.

Paisley Camcorder Club
Thursday 25 April 2019 15:00:00

Transfer your old films to digital, brush up all your filmmaking skills, and get involved with film projects at this popular class.

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Paisley Food and Drink Festival
26 - 27 April

A celebration of the best that Scotland's larder has to offer with plenty of food-related fun across the entire weekend!

Mary Ann Kennedy
Saturday 27 April 2019 19:30:00

Brought up in Glasgow, Mary Ann Kennedy is widely known for her outstanding collaborations and broadcasting career. Joined on stage by singers from Fèis Phàislig in a unique collaboration, this show promises to be a highlight.

Actor CRAFT Sessions
Monday 29 April 2019 18:00:00

Daniel Cameron leads ACTOR CRAFT our series of monthly sessions dedicated to the development of acting in a new writing context. Each month will focus on specific actor skills in relation to the following texts, Slab Boys by John Byrne, Lungs by Duncan MacMillan & This Restless House by Zinnie Harris.

 

 

 

 


 

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