Tramway

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Contact Information

25 Albert Drive, Glasgow South Side G41 2PE
Tramway Website
08453303501
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Opening Hours

Mondays: Closed
Wednesdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Fridays: 9.30am - 8pm
Sundays: 12pm - 6pm
Tuesdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Thursdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Saturdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Tramway
About Tramway

Tramway is an international art-space that commissions, produces and presents contemporary arts projects.

Our vision is to inspire and add to our understanding of today's world by connecting audiences and artists. Tramway is a space where you are welcomed to witness, engage, experience, participate, to be challenged and to learn...

Admission & Opening Hours

Admission to Tramway is Free.

Tramway is closed Mondays and also on some public holidays so it is always best to ring ahead or check the website if you are planning to visit. The building is open later than specified times on performance evenings.

Tramway 1

Tramway 1 is normally associated with large-scale performing arts projects. It is a flexible theatre space capable of meeting the needs of the most demanding projects and ambitious ideas through its ability to adapt and change from show to show.

Tramway 2

Tramway 2 is the principal exhibition space and one of the largest single galleries in Europe, approximately 1011 square metres in size. The original tramlines, steel pillars and the sheer scale of this space make it one of the most impressive visual arts spaces in Europe.

Tramway 3

The public space that creates a throughway between the exhibition and theatre spaces; Tramway 3 consists of our Box Office, and 'Street' area, which regularly hosts participatory activities and public events. It leads into the Café Bar and looks out onto The Hidden Gardens to the rear of the building.

Tramway 4

A studio theatre, with a seated capacity of 86. A very adaptable space Tramway 4 is often utilised as a residency space for artists, as well as hosting performances, talks, film screenings, seminars, and symposia.

Tramway 5

Tramway 5 is the street-facing gallery, it was created in 2009 as part of the redevelopment that saw the relocation of Scottish Ballet’s headquarters to adjoin Tramway. This 184 square metre space hosts both international, UK and Scottish artists’ work.

Upstairs at Tramway

The upper level includes a flexible Studio space, with a seated capacity of approximately 80, which hosts our ongoing participation programme: Junction 25, Tramway Young Critics, and Parkour. It often hosts workshops, talks and education classes by external organisations, including Glasgow Schools Youth Theatre, Indepen-dance, and Theatre Arts.

The Upper Foyer gallery space is used to show community exhibitions and participation project outcomes, and is regularly used by Time for Art and Visual Arts Studio students. It also hosts talks, workshops and participation activities.

Upcoming Events at Tramway

DIG presents - Scottish Ballet: Digital Season Pop Up

DIG presents - Scottish Ballet: Digital Season Pop Up

21 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: View highlights of Scottish Ballet's inaugural Digital Season at Tramway!
DIG presents - Siobhan Davies Dance: material / rearranged / to / be

DIG presents - Siobhan Davies Dance: material / rearranged / to / be

21 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Tramway's main gallery hosts a performance installation of multiple new works!
DIG presents James Cousins Company: Rosalind

DIG presents James Cousins Company: Rosalind

25 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: James Cousins Company bring Shakespearean heroine Rosalind into a modern world!
DIG presents - Shobana Jeyasingh Dance: Material Men redux

DIG presents - Shobana Jeyasingh Dance: Material Men redux

26 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: A virtuoso dance piece from two dazzling performers of the Indian diaspora!
DIG presents Didy Veldman: The Happiness Project

DIG presents Didy Veldman: The Happiness Project

28 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: the Happiness Project is an investigation of western society's search for fulfillment.
DIG presents - Roberta Jean: Brocade

DIG presents - Roberta Jean: Brocade

28 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Brocade celebrates energetic alliances between unique female dancers and musicians!
DIG at SWG3: Lucy Suggate and James Holden - Listen Deep and Dance Free

DIG at SWG3: Lucy Suggate and James Holden - Listen Deep and Dance Free

02 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Lucy Suggate and James Holden present a double bill of music and dance at SWG3!
DIG presents - Meg Stuart & Tim Etchells: Shown and Told

DIG presents - Meg Stuart & Tim Etchells: Shown and Told

03 May 2017 - 04 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Meg Stuart & Tim Etchells explore the relationship between movement and performing bodies
DIG presents - Margrét Sara Guðjónsdóttir: SPOTTED

DIG presents - Margrét Sara Guðjónsdóttir: SPOTTED

03 May 2017 - 04 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: SPOTTED is a dance performance that questions privacy, intimacy and isolation.
DIG presents - Anna Krzystek: Untitled #0.5 ? Who, What And Where Is Anna

DIG presents - Anna Krzystek: Untitled #0.5 ? Who, What And Where Is Anna

05 May 2017 - 21 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Who, What And Where Is Anna is a film installation by Anna Krzystek at Tramway.
DIG presents - Scottish Dance Theatre: Velvet Petal

DIG presents - Scottish Dance Theatre: Velvet Petal

06 May 2017 - 07 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Velvet Petal is a performance inspired by Robert Mapplethorpe set to a dance-punk score!
DIG presents - Ultimate Dancer and Robbie Thomson: YAYAYA AYAYAY

DIG presents - Ultimate Dancer and Robbie Thomson: YAYAYA AYAYAY

06 May 2017 - 07 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: A neo-ancient display of natural-high inducing lights, sounds and ritual dances!
DIG Double Bill - Frauke Requardt: Mothers / Eleanor Sikorski

DIG Double Bill - Frauke Requardt: Mothers / Eleanor Sikorski

09 May 2017 - 10 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: DIG double bill featuring the world premiere of Requardt's Mothers.
DIG presents - Skye Reynolds in collaboration with Jo Fong: PITCH

DIG presents - Skye Reynolds in collaboration with Jo Fong: PITCH

09 May 2017 - 10 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: PITCH is a 'stand up dance' performed by Skye Reynolds in collaboration with Jo Fong.
DIG presents - Simone Kenyon: Into the Mountain

DIG presents - Simone Kenyon: Into the Mountain

12 May 2017 - 13 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: A solo performance uncovering the subtle shifts and developing perceptions of a place.
DIG presents - Joan Clevillé Dance: The North

DIG presents - Joan Clevillé Dance: The North

12 May 2017 - 13 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: The North is a bleak yet whimsical story of a young man's journey is search for meaning.
Tramway Family Day

Tramway Family Day

14 May 2017
Tramway are hosting a series of free workshops and activities for kids at their Family Day as part of DIG!
DIG presents - Mark Murphy’s V-TOL: Out Of This World

DIG presents - Mark Murphy’s V-TOL: Out Of This World

19 May 2017 - 20 May 2017
Dance International Glasgow: Mark Murphy’s V-TOL: Out Of This World is an action packed theatrical show!

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