Theatre Royal Glasgow

Theatre Royal Glasgow is home to Scotland's resident companies, Scottish Opera and Scottish Ballet, featuring a Victorian auditorium, Theatre Royal presents first class entertainment for all!

Theatre Royal Glasgow

About Theatre Royal Glasgow

282 Hope Street, Glasgow City Centre G2 3QA
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Theatre Royal Glasgow presents a wide variety of drama, dance, comedy, opera, musical and children’s theatre! Find out what's on and book your tickets online with What's On Glasgow!

The Victorian auditorium and stylish contemporary corporate areas provide privacy and flexibility for many occasions. On March 2005 Ambassador Theatre Group took over the management of the Theatre Royal Glasgow, and continues to present first class entertainment.

Box Office Opening Hours
Both Kings Theatre and Theatre Royal Glasgow Box Offices are only open 90 mins before a performance. On a performance day ONLY.
We are Ticketless and Cashless. So Card only and no ticket collections. All tickets are supplied via Email.

Access to upper levels
Following the redevelopment, new lifts have opened up access, meaning for the first time in the theatre's 147 year history all audience members can reach all levels.

Theatre Royal Glasgow Cafe
Customers can now enjoy the theatre during the day, in a new café - Vanilla Black at the Theatre - serving coffee, cakes and other tasty treats. Complimentary wi-fi is available for cafe-users.

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Upcoming Events at Theatre Royal Glasgow

Theatre Royal Glasgow Building And Heritage Tour

Theatre Royal Glasgow Building And Heritage Tour

Selected dates between 23rd April 2022 - 26th November 2022

This exceptional insight into the Theatre Royal Glasgow is your chance to get to know the building like you never have before and grab some historical facts along the way!
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Scottish Opera - Don Giovanni

Scottish Opera - Don Giovanni

Selected dates between 15th May 2022 - 25th June 2022

Opera legend Sir Thomas Allen returns to Scottish Opera to direct his acclaimed 2013 production of Mozart's masterpiece, with Jonathon McGovern and Roland Wood sharing the title role!
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Calling Planet Earth

Calling Planet Earth

22nd May 2022

Calling Planet Earth is a New Romantic Symphony that goes on a journey through one of the greatest musical Era's of All Time – The Electrifying 80's!
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Dylan Moran

Dylan Moran

23rd May 2022

We Got This is the brand new show from BAFTA and Perrier award winning comedian Dylan Moran, catch him live at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on Monday 23rd May!
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Rhod Gilbert - The Book of John

Rhod Gilbert - The Book of John

24th May 2022

It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian, Rhod Gilbert is back, with a brand new live show! Catch it at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on Tuesday 24th May!
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Brydon, Mack and Mitchell - Town To Town

Brydon, Mack and Mitchell - Town To Town

25th May 2022 - 27th May 2022

Join Rob Brydon, Lee Mack and David Mitchell for an unmissable evening of chat, comedy and general messing around as they bring their Town To Town tour to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in May!
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Menopause The Musical 2

Menopause The Musical 2

28th May 2022

The hysterical sequel to the smash-hit show Menopause The Musical, is coming to the Theatre Royal Glasgow for one night only on Saturday 28th May!
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Barry Steele & Friends - The Roy Orbison Story

Barry Steele & Friends - The Roy Orbison Story

29th May 2022

Get ready for a night of solid gold hits when Barry Steele & Friends bring The Roy Orbison Story to the Theatre Royal Glasgow on Sunday 29th May!
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Gangsta Granny

Gangsta Granny

1st June 2022 - 4th June 2022

The acclaimed producers of Horrible Histories will bring Gangsta Granny, the amazing story by David Walliams, to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in June 2022!
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Horse: The Same Sky 30th Anniversary Show

Horse: The Same Sky 30th Anniversary Show

5th June 2022

Horse will celebrate the 30th anniversary of her first album - The Same Sky with at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on Sunday 5th June 2022!
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Dance School of Scotland Showcase

Dance School of Scotland Showcase

10th June 2022 - 11th June 2022

The renowned Scottish Centre of Excellence for Dance, The Dance School of Scotland returns to the Theatre Royal with its annual Showcase on 10th and 11th June!
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Bowie Experience

Bowie Experience

12th June 2022

Take an unforgettable journey of sound and vision through David Bowie's golden years from Space Oddity through to Let's Dance when Bowie Experience comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow!
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SIX

SIX

14th June 2022 - 19th June 2022

From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII take to the mic to tell their tales! Catch Six The Musical when it comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in June 2022!
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Oi Frog and Friends!

Oi Frog and Friends!

17th June 2022 - 19th June 2022

Expect songs, puppets, laughs and more rhymes than you can shake a chime at when Oi Frog and Friends! comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in June!
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Sandi Toksvig Live! Next Slide Please...

Sandi Toksvig Live! Next Slide Please...

26th June 2022

Sandi Toksvig is touring her new show 'Next Slide Please'... expect fascinatingly funny facts, silly jokes, a quick-fire Q&A and possibly a game of Covid Lingo Bingo!
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Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can

27th June 2022 - 2nd July 2022

Dallas legend Patrick Duffy, Linda Purl and Gray O'Brien head the cast in this new production of the classic Broadway thriller, Catch Me If You Can!
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Anton & Giovanni - Him & Me

Anton & Giovanni - Him & Me

3rd July 2022

Strictly Come Dancing professionals Anton Du Beke and Giovanni Pernice join forces for their first ever tour together - Him & Me! Don't miss it when it comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in July!
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Cluedo

Cluedo

4th July 2022 - 9th July 2022

Based on the classic detective board game loved by generations and the hit 1985 film CLUE, the brand new stage play of CLUEDO is coming to the Theatre Royal Glasgow!
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An Evening with David Sedaris

An Evening with David Sedaris

17th July 2022

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers, catch his live tour at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on 17th July!
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Pantomonium!

Pantomonium!

22nd July 2022 - 23rd July 2022

Mammoth musical show Pantomonium! is packed with musical hits, side-splitting comedy and features a cast of Glasgow's bright, young talent!
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Dinosaur World Live

Dinosaur World Live

25th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this interactive new show for all the family at the Theatre Royal Glasgow this Summer!
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Burn

Burn

31st August 2022 - 3rd September 2022

The National Theatre of Scotland's BURN, starring legendary Scottish actor and author Alan Cumming, will come to the Theatre Royal Glasgow as part of a Scottish tour!
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No Such Thing As A Fish

No Such Thing As A Fish

4th September 2022

For anyone with a thirst for knowledge, a taste for puns, and a need for some belly-laughs, No Such Thing As A Fish is an unmissable show! Don't miss it at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on 4th September!
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Bugsy Malone

Bugsy Malone

6th September 2022 - 11th September 2022

The spectacular theatrical experience Bugsy Malone is heading out on tour for the very first time! Don't miss it when it comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in September!
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Girl From The North Country

Girl From The North Country

13th September 2022 - 22nd September 2022

The double Olivier award-winning west end and Broadway smash-hit, Girl from the North Country, comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in September as part of a major international tour!
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Scottish Ballet - Coppelia

Scottish Ballet - Coppelia

22nd September 2022 - 24th September 2022

Scottish Ballet's innovative new production of Coppelia at the Theatre Royal Glasgow is a deliciously dark comedy of mischief and mistaken identity, reinvented for the digital age!
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Justin Live - The BIG Tour

Justin Live - The BIG Tour

25th September 2022

Come and see CBeebies superstar and children's favourite Justin Fletcher live on stage in an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza at the Theatre Royal Glasgow!
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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

27th September 2022 - 1st October 2022

Coming to the Theatre Royal Glasgow, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a joyous comedy about taking risks, finding love and embracing second chances, even in the most surprising of places!
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Joanne McNally: The Prosecco Express

Joanne McNally: The Prosecco Express

2nd October 2022

Described as 'a truly gifted stand up' by The Sunday Times, join Joanne McNally at the Theatre Royal Glasgow as she revisits her irreverent and critically acclaimed show The Prosecco Express!
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South Pacific

South Pacific

4th October 2022 - 8th October 2022

Chichester Festival Theatre's critically acclaimed, landmark production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in October!
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James IV - Queen of the Fight

James IV - Queen of the Fight

11th October 2022 - 15th October 2022

Acclaimed playwright Rona Munro takes you back to a thrilling and uncharted period of Scottish history in this brand new production, James IV - Queen of the Fight!
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The Commitments

The Commitments

5th December 2022 - 10th December 2022

The Commitments is a fantastically feel good celebration of soul, don't miss it when it comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in December 2022!
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Scottish Ballet - The Snow Queen

Scottish Ballet - The Snow Queen

14th December 2022 - 8th January 2023

Scottish Ballet's spectacular and much-loved production of The Snow Queen returns to the Theatre Royal Glasgow, after its sell-out tour in 2019!
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An Evening With Fran Lebowitz

An Evening With Fran Lebowitz

16th April 2023

Fran Lebowitz, the star of Netflix's Pretend It's A City, will be live in conversation at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on Sunday 16th April 2023!
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Strictly Ballroom

Strictly Ballroom

5th June 2023 - 10th June 2023

Strictly Ballroom the Musical, based on the award‐winning world‐wide film phenomenon, is heading out to tour the UK and Ireland, starring Strictly Come Dancing's Kevin Clifton!
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