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About Theatre Royal Glasgow
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The Theatre Royal's first theatre opened in 1867 and after two fires reopened in September 1895. This began the long and successful association of the Theatre Royal with the best in the world of entertainment.
The Theatre Royal Glasgow presents a wide variety of drama, dance, comedy, opera, musical and children’s theatre. It is home to Scotland’s resident companies, Scottish Opera and Scottish Ballet, and is a unique City Centre venue for conferences, meetings and seminars.
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
The Theatre Royal Glasgow Box Office (282 Hope Street) open 10am - 6pm, Mon - Sat, operates advance sales for both the Theatre Royal and our sister venue, the King’s Theatre.
On show nights the Theatre Royal Glasgow's box office will open 90 mins before curtain up offering counter sales for the evening performance only and no advance sales after 6pm. If you are collecting tickets we recommend you arrive at least 45 minutes prior to the start of the show.
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.
04 July 2017 - 09 July 2017
E. Nesbit’s classic novel The Railway Children is brought thrillingly to life in a stunning new stage production!
05 September 2017 - 09 September 2017
Rapture return with a sultry and classy new production of a timeless American masterpiece, A Streetcar Named Desire!
11 September 2017 - 16 September 2017
Following an outstanding West End Run, The Kite Runner comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in September!
18 September 2017 - 23 September 2017
How The Other Half Loves, Alan Ayckbourn’s hilarious tale of matrimonial mishaps, comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow!
24 September 2017
One of the UK’s most energetic and exciting comedians returns to the road with his solo show, Joel Dommett: LIVE!
25 September 2017
Tap Factory comes to Glasgow's Theatre Royal, showcasing urban tap dance in a fun, rhythm-based show!
28 September 2017 - 30 September 2017
The world premiere of David Walliams’ amazing tale, Awful Auntie comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in September!
06 October 2017 - 07 October 2017
Scottish Ballet, Scotland’s national dance company returns with a programme inspired by the music of Stravinsky!
19 October 2017 - 28 October 2017
Scottish Opera kick off their season at the Theatre Royal Glasgow with Verdi’s magnificent La Traviata!
07 November 2017 - 11 November 2017
The Wipers Times tells the true and extraordinary story of the satirical newspaper created during the Somme!
15 November 2017 - 19 November 2017
Birmingham Repertory Theatre bring their enchanting live production of The Snowman to the Theatre Royal Glasgow!
21 November 2017
Europe's most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist - Lee Memphis King, presents the ultimate tribute to The King!
24 November 2017
Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town!
25 November 2017
The World's most successful musical theatre group, Collabro will perform at the Theatre Royal on November 25th 2017!
05 December 2017 - 30 December 2017
The ultimate feel-good musical MAMMA MIA! comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow in December for a month-long run!
04 January 2018 - 13 January 2018
Scottish Ballet’s much-loved production of The Nutcracker returns! Catch it at the Theatre Royal in January!
15 January 2018 - 20 January 2018
Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre, this modern production of Hedda Gabler comes to the Theatre Royal!
22 January 2018 - 27 January 2018
A gripping, brand new production of the spellbinding thriller, Strangers on a Train comes to the Theatre Royal!
02 February 2018 - 03 February 2018
Scottish Opera bring Greek, their modern re-telling of the Oedipus myth, to the Theatre Royal Glasgow!
17 February 2018 - 24 February 2018
Presented by Scottish Opera, Jonathan Dove’s life-affirming comedy flies north for its Scottish premiere!
10 March 2018
Entertainers is proud to present Go West, Nik Kershaw and special guest Cutting Crew together in concert!
20 March 2018 - 28 March 2018
Opera comes up against burlesque when Scottish Opera presents Ariadne auf Naxos at the Theatre Royal Glasgow!