Theatre Royal Glasgow

    The Theatre Royal is owned by Scottish Opera and is the oldest theatre in Glasgow and the longest running in Scotland. Located at 282 Hope Street, its front door was originally round the corner in Cowcaddens Street. It currently accommodates 1,541 people

    Opened in 1867, Theatre Royal Glasgow went through two fires before the turn of the century.

    Standing tall through thick and thin, the theatre has since presented a wide variety of productions covering all genres, including residents Scottish Opera and Scottish Ballet. Featuring a Victorian auditorium, Theatre Royal presents first class entertainment.

    Upcoming events at Theatre Royal Glasgow

    War Horse

    The National Theatre’s acclaimed production returns in an all-new UK tour.

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    25 Mar 2025 - 5 Apr 2025

    War Horse is an unforgettable theatrical experience which takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.

    The Syndicate

    Will a share of the £24 million jackpot make their dreams come true or their nightmares a reality?

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    2 Jul 2024 - 6 Jul 2024

    Based on her hit BBC TV show that entertained millions of viewers over four series, The Syndicate is a new stage play by the legendary Kay Mellor.

    Cluedo 2 – The Next Chapter

    Inspired by Cluedo, CLUEDO 2 is a brand new comedy mystery - on stage!

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    4 Jun 2024 - 8 Jun 2024

    Following the huge success of the smash hit original play, Cluedo is back with a brand new hilarious whodunit - CLUEDO 2 - The Next Chapter!

    Only Fools and Horses The Musical

    Fresh from Peckham

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    28 Oct 2024 - 2 Nov 2024

    The 39 Steps UK Tour

    Alfred Hitchcock’s classic spy thriller, The 39 Steps, brilliantly and hilariously recreated for the stage.

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    28 May 2024 - 1 Jun 2024

    This wonderfully inventive and gripping comedy thriller features four fearless actors, playing 139 roles in 100 minutes of fast-paced fun and thrilling action.

    Matthew Bourne’s Edward Scissorhands

    Based on the classic Tim Burton movie and featuring the hauntingly beautiful music of Danny Elfman and Terry Davies.

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    21 May 2024 - 25 May 2024

    Matthew Bourne’s magical dance production of Edward Scissorhands has carved a place in the hearts of audiences world-wide since its premiere in 2005.

    Disney’s Aladdin The Musical

    Aladdin the Musical is going on its first ever UK tour!

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    6 Nov 2024 - 30 Nov 2024

    Experience the timeless story of Disney’s Aladdin, a thrilling production filled with unforgettable magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle!

    Life of Pi

    Lolita Chakrabarti’s dazzling Olivier Award winning stage adaption of Yann Martel’s best-selling novel .

    Theatre Royal Glasgow

    17 Jun 2024 - 22 Jun 2024

    After a cargo ship sinks in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean, there are five survivors stranded on a lifeboat - a hyena, a zebra, an orangutan, a Royal Bengal tiger, and a sixteen year-old boy named Pi. Time is against them, nature is harsh, who will survive?
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