25 Albert Drive, Glasgow, G41 2PE
  • Box office 0845 330 3501
  • Opening times Building open: Tue–Sat 10am–8pm, Sun noon–6pm; Exhibitions open: Tue–Fri noon–5pm; Sat & Sun noon–6pm; closed Mon.
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A mixed-arts venue comprising two galleries, two theatres and studio space, along with a cafe and Hidden Garden, Tramway favours experimental and genre-bending theatre and dance productions and world-class art exhibitions. With its ample space and well-respected name, Tramway also works in partnership with many outside organisation, including the ARIKA and Sonica festivals and, in 2015, it will act as host venue for the Turner Prize.

Events at this venue

There are 18 events at this location

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Architecture Social Club & Max Cooper: Aether

Part of Sonica Glasgow 2019 Design collective Architecture Social Club, in collaboration with musician, producer and scientist Max Cooper, open Sonica with a one-off immersive audiovisual work, Aether. For one night only, Tramway will be hung with thousands of dangling threads pulsing and glimmering with moving points…

Thu 31 Oct

£20/£10 concessions (transaction fees £1.50 online, £1.75 by phone) / 0845 330 3501

Ardal O'Hanlon

Best known as dim-witted Father Dougal in the classic comedy series Father Ted, O'Hanlon is also a really rather good stand-up.

Wed 13 Nov

£22 / 0845 330 3501

A Citizens Theatre production: Pinocchio

A Citizens Theatre production in association with the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland From the original story by Carlo Collodi Adapted for the stage by Lu Kemp and Robert Alan Evans Written by  Robert Alan Evans    Follow the mischievous Pinocchio on his journey from wooden puppet to real boy. On his…

Sat 7 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

Sun 8 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

Tue 10 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

…and 21 more dates until 4 Jan 2020

The Duchess [of Malfi]

Based on John Webster’s play, Zinnie Harris’ adaptation explores male rage and female resistance as two brothers try to control their sister with fatal results.

Wed 4 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

Thu 5 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

Fri 6 Sep

£18.50–£26.50 (Students £15.50–£23.50; Children £12) / 0845 330 3501

…and 11 more dates until 21 Sep

Glasgow Knit 'n Stitch

Welcome to the Glasgow Knit 'n Stitch Group. We sit, we knit, we crochet, we stitch, we spin, we chat, we laugh, we eat & drink in venues all over Glasgow. Why not check out our Pages link to find out more about us? Membership: FREE. Sponsored by

Wed 19 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

Wooly Wednesday

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 23 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

Stitchy Sunday

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Wed 26 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

Wooly Wednesday

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 13 more dates until 11 Aug

groupwork: The Afflicted

FRINGE PREVIEW Inspired by real events, this new dance theatre piece tells the story of a mysterious illness that infects a group of young women in small town America. As the girls and their families search for a diagnosis to their strange affliction, they come face to face with their personal and collective demons.

Thu 25 Jul

£9 /£7 (transaction fees - £1.50 online, £1.75 by phone) / 0845 330 3501

Jason Byrne Wrecked But Ready

Phil McIntyre Entertainments by arrangement with Lisa Thomas Management Fringe legend and 'outright king of live comedy' (Times), Jason Byrne, is opening the doors again for more comedy chaos. Everyone is welcome (unless you're under 14). Strap in as Jason takes you on a trip of mad routines alongside some proper…

Fri 27 Sep

£19.50 / 0845 330 3501

National Theatre of Scotland: Them!

New performance event from Stewart Laing and Pamela Carter exploring identity in a changing world.

Thu 27 Jun

£15/£12 | Preview tickets £10 (Transaction fees £1.50 online, £1.75 by phone) / 0845 330 3501

Fri 28 Jun

£15/£12 | Preview tickets £10 (Transaction fees £1.50 online, £1.75 by phone) / 0845 330 3501

Sat 29 Jun

£15/£12 | Preview tickets £10 (Transaction fees £1.50 online, £1.75 by phone) / 0845 330 3501

…and 7 more dates until 6 Jul

Pia Camil: Bara Bara Bara

Tramway presents the first solo exhibition in Scotland by Mexico City-based artist Pia Camil. This immersive installation hosts new and existing textile sculptures which visitors are invited to inhabit and activate. Drawing inspiration from urban forms and mechanisms of exchange, in particular her relationship to…

Tue 18 Jun

Free / 0845 330 3501

Wed 19 Jun

Free / 0845 330 3501

Thu 20 Jun

Free / 0845 330 3501

…and 3 more dates until 23 Jun


Much loved children’s classic Pinocchio comes to life this Christmas!

Sat 7 Dec

£12.50 (Children £9) / 0845 330 3501

Mon 9 Dec

£12.50 (Children £9) / 0845 330 3501

Tue 10 Dec

£15–£24.50 (Students £12–£21.50; Children £9–£16.50) / 0845 330 3501

…and 18 more dates until 4 Jan 2020

Pinocchio Relaxed Performance

This performance of Pinocchio is aimed at audience members who would benefit from a more relaxed theatre environment, including people with an autistic spectrum disorder or sensory or communication disorder and their families.

Mon 16 Dec

£15 (Children £9) / 0845 330 3501


SAVE THE DATE! A celebration of printing and making, Printshop! returns to Tramway for three weeks. A part-exhibition, part-participatory experience, this Printshop! features a collaborative artwork by Edwin Pickstone and Claire Barclay which explores the changing streetscapes and uses of the Tramway building.…

Sat 20 Jul

Free / 0845 330 3501

Sun 21 Jul

Free / 0845 330 3501

Tue 23 Jul

Free / 0845 330 3501

…and 17 more dates until 11 Aug

Project Y

YDance, Scotland's national youth dance organisation, presents four new contemporary dance works. The tour features some of the UK's best young dancers aged 16-21.

Wed 24 Jul

£7 / £5 (concessions apply to Under 16s, Students, Over 60s) - transaction fees apply / 0845 330 3501

Shared Space

A Moment's Peace and Küche present the first in a new series of regular events seeking to raise the creative profile of anyone with lived experience of the immigration system. An open and relaxed afternoon of multi-lingual and multi-disciplinary artistic work. Allies and would-be allies welcome. This is a…

Sun 30 Jun

Pay what you decide (see listing for details) / 0845 330 3501

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

Sufi Festival

A day-long festival throughout Tramway and our neighbours The Hidden Gardens, the Sufi Festival will open a door into the art and culture of Sufism, from music, poetry and theatre, to art and craft, storytelling, and ritual ceremonies of devotion.  The day’s events will include practical workshops on the craft of Sufi…

Sun 28 Jul

Free / 0845 330 3501

Sufi Festival Evening Concert with Shah e Mardan

Tickets £10  Book via Eventbrite> Following a day-long programme of free events celebrating Sufi, Tramway will host a a unique evening performance by Qawalli masters Shah e Mardan, to close the inaugural Glasgow Sufi Festival. Qawalli (also spelled Qawaali) is a musical tradition from the Northern Indian…

Sun 28 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0845 330 3501

The Theatre of Robert Anton

Work by the avant-garde theatre artist Robert Anton, the first time it's been seen in the UK.

Tue 18 Jun

Free / 0845 330 3501

Wed 19 Jun

Free / 0845 330 3501

Thu 20 Jun

Free / 0845 330 3501

…and 9 more dates until 30 Jun

Zadie Xa: Child of Magohalmi and the Echos of Creation, 2019

Preview and performance Friday 25 October A solo exhibition from Korean-Canadian artist Zadie Xa.  Showcasing a major new multimedia project, Xa creates a sub-aquatic marine environment, inviting audiences to enter into an immersive world by way of atmospheric lighting, surround-sound, large-scale video projections…

Sat 26 Oct

Free / 0845 330 3501

Sun 27 Oct

Free / 0845 330 3501

Tue 29 Oct

Free / 0845 330 3501

…and 41 more dates until 15 Dec

Reviews & features

Claire Barclay gets ambitious with Yield Point

26 Jan 2017

Artist set to take on Tramway's vast gallery space with huge, new installation

Claire Barclay is thinking big. As we speak, three people in her studio are manhandling an immense piece of stitched together canvas, part of a work for her new show, and she is trying not to laugh as she watches them. But when you take on Tramway 2 as…

Glasgow’s Tramway among winners at 2010 GaGA Awards

4 Feb 2011

National Theatre of Scotland also win at Glasgow audience development awards

Thursday’s GaGAs 2010 highlighted some of the outstanding achievements of Scottish cultural organisations over the past year. The awards are part of organisers Culture Sparks’ ongoing endeavour to encourage intelligence and innovation throughout…

Down under - Glasgow's South Side

10 Sep 2009

The West End might shout louder and jangle its designer bracelets more ostentatiously, but for its many residents, the gigantic, sprawling mass of the South Side is the true heart of Glasgow. As many local historians and geographers have observed…

Alexandre Perrigot

3 Jul 2007


Rosie Lesso For this exhibition in Glasgow you will be creating a full-scale replica of Elvis’ house, Graceland. Why did you choose to recreate his house in particular? Alexandre Perigot The first time I came to Glasgow by plane I landed in…


3 Jul 20074 stars

STRIPTEASE ART In these days of ubiquitous sexploitation advertising and cinematic ‘torture porn’, striptease can seem like an almost quaint activity. Such, indeed, is the thesis of one of the striptease artists in Nightshade, the latest show to be…

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