One of Glasgow's oldest theatres, the Pavilion Theatre of Varieties opened in 1904 as a music hall. It is a category A listed building, designed by Bertie Crewe. It is now the only privately run theatre in Scotland.
The auditorium's capacity of 1449 is made up of 677 stalls, 341 circle, 413 balcony and 18 box seats.
Legendary performers at the Pavilion include Marie Lloyd, Little Tich, Harry Lauder, Sarah Bernhardt and a then unknown Charlie Chaplin.
The nearest car park is Concert Square. The Pavilion is well served by rail, bus and underground transport.
Events at this venue
There are 19 events at this location
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The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil
John McGrath's 1973 play The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black Black Oil is one of the landmarks in Scottish theatre. It tells the story of economic change in the Scottish highlands and it challenges its audience to rethink the stories they had been told about their own history.
Thu 30 Apr
Fri 1 May
Deborah Frances-White: The Guilty Feminist
Comedian Deborah Frances-White presents her podcast, about feeling guilty at not being a very good feminist, in front of a live audience.
Sun 24 May
Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest
The comic discusses whether he has any traits worthy of being inherited by his progeny.
Fri 14 Feb
Irish folk legends perform timeless classics for a night of Irish music, songs and stories.
Sun 15 Mar
Giovanni Pernice: This Is Me
Strictly Come Dancing favourite, dancer and showman Giovanni Pernice, is back with a brand new show with beautiful choreography and powerful soundtrack.
Ireland: The Show
Following a debut sell out nationwide tour including Glasgows Royal Concert Hall join an all star cast of Ireland’s most talented singers and performers accompanied by the fabulous Keltic Storm band and world champion Keltic Fusion Irish dancers for an unmissable “ Ireland the Show “ that will take you on a journey…
Sun 9 Aug
The English prog-rockers, now in their fifth decade, play tracks from their hit albums.
Mon 5 Oct
Jonathan Pie: Fake News
Jonathan Pie provides more scathing take-downs of politicos and journalists alike.
Mon 20 Apr
Kevin Bloody Wilson
Australia's cult comedy king performs his too-crude-for-TV songs.
Sun 8 Mar
Lady Boys Of Bangkok: Flight Of Fantasy Tour
A brand new show from the world renowned entertainment group.
Sun 2 Aug
The Legends of American Country
Country music tribute show featuring songs by Garth Brooks, Randy Travis, Dolly Parton, Tammy Wynette, Merle Haggard, Alan Jackson, Buck Owens and Johnny Cash.
Fri 29 May
Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible
Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.
Thu 22 Oct
The Music of Prince
Celebrate the life, legacy and the music of Prince, this brilliantly funky show featuring the world class New Purple Celebration delivers a non-stop 2-hour hit packed extravaganza. Expect to see, hear and feel all of the hits from one of the most loved Artists of all time. 1999, Little Red Corvette, Purple Rain, Kiss…
Thu 16 Apr
Peter Powers: International Hypnotist
Hypnotist act from Powers, who has been called 'the Ali G of stage hypnosis'.
Fri 21 Feb
Fri 28 Feb
Rally Roon The Rangers
Comedic play about a gang of Rangers fans who fight to save the Wee Rangers Supporters Club from demolition.
Thu 16 Jul
Fri 17 Jul
American drag queen, designer and illustrator, known for winning RuPaul's Drag Race season nine.
Longstanding, respected T-Rex tribute act. Glam rockers, brace yourselves.
Sun 11 Oct
Thank You For The Music
Double the tribute trouble with a night of ABBA and Bee Gees covers.