"Wherever there is great property, there is great inequality." - Adam Smith, Wealth of Nations


Adam Smith Festival of Ideas 2018

Adam Smith Theatre

& Kirkcaldy Galleries

Friday 16th March 2018
Adam Smith Lecture 2018 Sandi Toksvig      
7.15pm We are pleased to introduce Sandi, famous for hosting QI and presenting the Great British Bake Off, to deliver this year’s lecture. Famed for standing up for women’s rights, and equality for all, her lecture will focus on women’s equality.
Adam Smith Theatre Keiran Hodgson      
9.30pm Award winning Edinburgh Festival comedian Kieran Hodgson will bring his hilarious, laugh out loud one man show Lance live to the stage. Lance tells the story of how Kieran idolised Lance Armstrong to later have his hopes dashed.
Saturday 17th March 2018

Food Festival

Fife College

Brought to the town by Kirkcaldy 4 All and Fife College, the event is headlined by BBC’s MasterChef The Professionals 2016 winner, Gary Maclean. There will also be cookery demonstrations by Chef Tom Pratt from The Waterfront Restaurant in Kirkcaldy and by Fife College’s award-winning students. And at four hands-on workshops, children can have fun decorating cupcakes or make healthy pizzas.

The Adam's Family Fun Day - Kirkcaldy Galleries - FREE EVENTS

10.00am - 12 Noon




12.30pm - 3.00pm

Drop-in Coding Club (age 8+)

Storytelling / Crafts for under 8’s

Creative Writing with Fife Writes (Adults Workshop) - places are limited. Book online at www.onfife.com or follow the link http://onfife.com/what's-on/detail/art-gallery-jpurney-creative-writing-workshop


Adam Smith Theatre Come join us at the Theatre for a funtastic programme of family activities including films, digital animation, arts & crafts, face painting, balloons, live music and lots more.

Adam Smith Heritage Trail - Adam Smith Theatre

10.30am, 12 Noon & 1.30pm

Adam Smith Theatre Join us for a walk around Kirkcaldy in the footsteps of Kirkcaldy’s famous son Adam Smith. Walks are around an hour and leave from the Theatre
Red Carpet Film Screening of ....

You, Me & Him


A red carpet experience of fizz and strawberries.............

In You, Me and Him we meet lesbian couple Olivia and Alex (Lucy Punch, Faye Marsay) who, despite their age difference, are very much in love. But as the question of pregnancy rears its head and their neighbour John (David Tennant) befriends them, they both start making some truly disastrous decisions.

An Audience with David Tennant & Arabella Weir - Adam Smith Theatre


David Tennant & Arabella Weir in conversation
Lights Out by Nine - Adam Smith Theatre
9.30pm Scottish Band, Lights Out By Nine’s origins are firmly rooted in Soul Music, mixed with powerhouse Rhythm & Blues and a blend of New Orleans Funk. Tickets £10 • Offer £7.50 if another Festival Ticket has been bought











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