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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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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Scottish Opera - Ainadamar

Scottish Opera - Ainadamar

Selected dates between 29th October 2022 - 5th November 2022

In his critically acclaimed opera, Argentinian composer Osvaldo Golijov creates a vibrant, poetic sound world combining opera with flamenco dance and song.
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The Book Of Mormon

The Book Of Mormon

9th November 2022 - 26th November 2022

The Book of Mormon, Broadway's outrageous smash-hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, is coming to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in November!
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Pantheon Club presents Nativity The Musical

Pantheon Club presents Nativity The Musical

30th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Following previous productions of Cats, Elf and Spamalot Pantheon Club return to the Theatre Royal Glasgow with their festive show, Nativity The Musical!
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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!
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Northern Live - Do I Love You

Northern Live - Do I Love You

11th December 2022

Northern Live - Do I Love You is a brand new Northern Soul show featuring an 11-piece live band... don't miss it at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on 11th December!
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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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The Lavender Hill Mob

The Lavender Hill Mob

30th January 2023 - 4th February 2023

The world premiere adaptation of The Lavender Hill Mob, the classic Ealing Comedy starring Alec Guinness, is coming to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in 2023!
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Scottish Opera - Il trittico (Il tabarro, Suor Angelica, Gianni Schicchi)

Scottish Opera - Il trittico (Il tabarro, Suor Angelica, Gianni Schicchi)

Selected dates between 11th March 2023 - 18th March 2023

World-renowned director Sir David McVicar returns to Scottish Opera with Puccini's epic triptych – Il tabarro, Suor Angelica and Gianni Schicchia – in a first both for him and the Company.
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Luther - Luther Vandross Celebration

Luther - Luther Vandross Celebration

26th March 2023

International Luther Vandross tribute Harry Cambridge brings his 10 piece band to the Theatre Royal Glasgow on Sunday 26th March!
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Wish You Were Dead

Wish You Were Dead

27th March 2023 - 1st April 2023

Following on from five hit stage shows and the new acclaimed ITV series 'Grace', the work of best selling author Peter James returns with the world premiere stage adaption of Wish You Were Dead!
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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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Scottish Opera - Carmen

Scottish Opera - Carmen

Selected dates between 12th May 2023 - 20th May 2023

Georges Bizet's classic opera of jealousy, lust, and life outside the dictates of society gets a boldly updated new production to conclude Scottish Opera's 60th Season!
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An Inspector Calls

An Inspector Calls

23rd May 2023 - 27th May 2023

Stephen Daldry's record breaking and multi-award winning production for the National Theatre of An Inspector Calls is coming to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in May!
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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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SIX

SIX

29th August 2023 - 3rd September 2023

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!
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