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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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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.
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
Sat 22 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.
A dance festival showcasing Scotland's dance talent, with performers from tons of community groups, dance schools and colleges.
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.
Jon Richardson: Nidiot
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star.
Last of the Duty Free
Keith Barron, Gwen Taylor and Neil Stacy are reunited to play out another installment in the TV series.
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.
Matthew Bourne's Lord of the Flies
An exhilarating new production of Lord of the Flies where the action is relocated from deserted island to deserted theatre. Adapted from William Golding's classic book by Bourne and Scott Ambler, with choreography by Scott Ambler,
Thu 12 Jun
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…
Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is
Celebrating over 50 years of Motown music with tributes to The Four Tops and The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, the Jackson 5 and many more.
- 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
- Written by: Michael Morpurgo
Simon Reade's adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's novel about the life of Private Tommo Peaceful in WWI.
Fri 27 Jun
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.
Thu 8 Jan 2015
Sat 10 Jan 2015
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: Madama Butterfly Unwrapped
A free, hour-long introduction to Puccini's tale of doomed love. Hear highlights from the show, meet the principal characters and find out more about the production in this Unwrapped session.
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…