The curtain will rise on a Barrhead drama group’s debut play next week.

Members of the New Barrhead Players are preparing to perform Gypsy at Bourock Parish Church.

The plot revolves around upper-class friends who get caught out when a fortune teller reveals a secret affair.

Produced by Alma Mearns, Gypsy will run for three nights from Thursday, October 27, with performances starting at 7.30pm.

Tickets cost £10 and can be booked online at

The group is also recruiting new members and anyone who is interested should get in touch via their Facebook page.