the guide Summer 2017 - Page 11

ARTS | CUMNOCK TOWN HALL Homelanders FRI 4 AUG · 1.30PM · £8/£5 The huge demand in the traditional Scottish and Irish music scene has never been more adequately filled than by The Homelanders - Paul Philps and John Morgan The Scots/Irish duo has toured New Zealand, Australia and Ireland to packed out venues time and time again. John is one of the world’s leading accordionists and has been voted one of the six best players in the UK by the prestigious Fiddle and Accordion Clubs. Paul, who was born in Northern Ireland, carries most of the main vocals as well as a being a well-established comedian and this creates the mix which gives the show its magic and unique appeal. Join The Homelanders for a great night of Scottish traditional, Irish, country and classical music. The McDougalls Sing-a-long FRI 11 AUG · 11AM & 2PM £3 / £10 FAMILY TICKET This special pop-up show features some colourful characters in an hour of musical mayhem for all the family. Packed with lively songs, fun actions and bucket loads of audience participation, it’s guaranteed to put a smile on the face of weans of all ages (the grown up ones too!). There’s even a special appearance from pet bunny rabbit Morag! The McDougalls Theatre Company was formed in 2014 and tours interactive musical shows for children into theatres, arts centres and schools all over Scotland. They have quickly gained a reputation for producing high-quality, engaging work for this age group, recently been awarded 5-stars by the UK Theatre Network. buy tickets online: eastayrshireleisure.com 11