Scarborough Open Air Theatre 2019

A record-breaking 90,000 people watched shows at Scarborough OAT in 2018  with sell-out gigs from the likes of Britney Spears, Lionel Richie, Bastille and Gary Barlow.

And venue programmers Cuffe and Taylor today pledged they will be bringing more of music’s biggest stars to Europe’s largest open air arena in 2019.

The first headline stars of Scarborough Open Air Theatre’s 2019 summer season are here:

Hacienda Classical, Saturday 8th June

Haçienda Classical the stunning live music event which brings the iconic sounds and unique atmosphere of the legendary club is heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer with a new set for 2019, curated by legendary DJ Graeme Park, Executive Producer Peter Hook, and Musical Director Tim Crooks. Support on the night comes from Manchester techno pioneers 808 State and a DJ set from music legend, and founding member of Joy Division and New Order, Peter Hook.  This will again include orchestral renditions of the much-loved classic club records from The Haçienda’s heritage, revisiting some of the tracks that have proved popular with fans as well as bringing new additions and arrangements of seminal tracks to the set.

Cliff Richard, Wednesday 26th June

The UK’s most successful hitmaker, Cliff Richard, is returning to Scarborough Open Air Theatre in 2019. The show marks a return to the Yorkshire coast for the music legend following his sell-out show at Scarborough OAT in 2017 and comes as the singer is celebrating the 60th anniversary of his first single Move It! being released.

Kylie Minogue, Thursday 1st August

International pop star Kylie Minogue today announces a series of special shows for summer 2019 – including a headline date on the Yorkshire coast. Kylie is the first headliner to be revealed at Scarborough Open Air Theatre for 2019 following a record breaking year at the venue which attracted more than 90,000 music fans to the Yorkshire coast.