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With nearly 150 years under its belt, the Theatre Royal remains a major player on the Scottish scene, acting as home to both the Scottish Opera and the Scottish Ballet. Having under gone many makeovers in its life (including two due to fires), the theatre currently features contemporary furnishings and technology.
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Agatha Christie's Black Coffee
- Written by: Agatha Christie
Christie's first play for the stage features the now-iconic Hercule Poirot and a typical crime plot.
Annie Get Your Gun
- Directed by: Ian Talbot
- Written by: Irving Berlin (music)
Irving Berlin's musical, loosely based on the life story of Wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley, features Emma Williams as Annie and Jason Donovan as her lover, Frank Butler. Director is Ian Talbot. Donovan does not perform at all dates – see website for details.
Wed 3 Sep
Thu 4 Sep
April in Paris
A warm-hearted comedy about a married couple's first experience abroad.
Thu 28 Aug
Beyond the Barricade
A selection of the best-loved songs from new and classic West End shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Les Miserables.
- Written by: JB Priestley
Life may never be the same again, after a chance remark is out in the open at the Caplan's dinner party. Drama written by JB Priestley.
Dave Gorman Gets Straight to the Point (The Powerpoint)
The comedian/writer/general brainbox's new tour is centred around on his trademark powerpoint presentations, with wit and hilarity in shedloads.
Sun 2 Nov
£21–£36 / 0844 871 7647
Matthew Bourne's balletic adaptation of the magical Tim Burton film.
Thu 20 Nov
An Evening of Burlesque
Fresh from 2012's first UK burlesque tour and featuring West End scene stalwarts such as Amber Topaz, the Folly Mixtures, Miss Oo La Lou, Bettsie Bon Bon, AJ James and Kalki Hula Girl.
Ha Ha Hood
The tale of Robin Hood with a comedy twist from writer Ben Langley
Halfway To Paradise: The Billy Fury Story
Colin Gold and Fury's original backing band, Fury's Tornados, tell his story through words and music.
Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.
Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
- Directed by: Sean Foley
- Written by: P G Wodehouse (book)
A new comedy based on the writings of PG Wodehouse, starring James Lance as aristocratic fool Bertie Wooster and John Gordon Sinclair as his trusted valet, Jeeves, who is called in to help his master play matchmaker in the countryside. Directed by Sean Foley.
Jon Richardson: Nidiot
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star.
The Magic of Motown
Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.
Michael Palin: Travelling To Work
To celebrate his third volume of diaries being published, Palin looks back on 25 years of travelling the world and almost 50 years of popping up on radio, TV and film. Palin is best known for Monty Python with John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and the late Graham Chapman. Between movies, he also…
- Directed by: Angus Jackson
- Written by: Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie's play has been performed over 25,000 times. Now celebrating its diamond anniversary in the London West End, it's finally embarking on a UK tour.
Wed 17 Sep
Musical Theatre Summer School
Go behind the scenes on this five day musical theatre course led by industry professionals. A chance to improve your performance skills or try performing for the first time. Ages 8–16.
Rhythm of the Dance with The Young Irish Tenors
Irish dance at its most thrilling, with beautiful costumes, experienced dancers and high production values.
Saturday Night Fever
New stage production of the 70s John Travolta film featuring songs by the Bee Gees. Choreographed by Andrew Wright; directed by Ryan McBride.
Scottish Ballet's The Nutcracker
Peter Darrell’s magical world of The Nutcracker has been reimagined by Olivier Award winning designer Lez Brotherston, bringing a new sheen to this classical 40-year-old adaptation.
Scottish Opera: Madama Butterfly
Puccini's famous tale of Cio-Cio San and her abandonment by her dashing American husband, in a revival by Elaine Kidd of the highly successful 2000 production originally directed by David McVicar.
Scottish Opera’s Anamchara – Songs of Friendship
Based on themes of friendship, this opera explores the ties that bind people together and features over 100 performers from around the Commonwealth. Written by novelist Alexander McCall Smith and composer Pippa Murphy.
Sat 26 Jul
Singin' in the Rain
Jonathan Church's production of the all-singing, all-dancing 1940s romp.
Wed 13 Aug
Top Hat – The Musical
- Directed by: Matthew White
- Written by: lyrics)
Irving Berlin's musical about an American tap dancer, who follows the girl of his dreams across Europe to win her heart. Directed by Matthew White.
Wed 3 Dec
Thu 4 Dec
What The Ladybird Heard
- Written by: Julia Donaldson
The Ladybird has a plan to prevent a prize cow from being stolen. Based on Julia Donaldson's popular children's book.
Wed 10 Sep
The Woman in Black
- Directed by: Robin Herford
- Written by: Stephen Mallatratt (adapt)
Theatre experience with a heavy film noir influence, about a young lawyer trying to exorcise his metaphorical demons.
Reviews & features
Glasgow's Theatre Royal to get £11.5m refit8 Aug 2012
The building, owned by Scottish Opera, is to be opened up as 'a social hub'
Glasgow’s Theatre Royal will receive a £11.5m refit in a bid to transform the historic theatre space into a world-class venue. The redevelopment of the 19th century building includes plans for a new entrance, foyer and roof garden, as well as new bars…