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The glitziest, most glamorous productions passing through Glasgow often land at the King's Theatre, with productions of Broadway and West End plays and musicals sitting on a programme with physical theatre and circus acts. The odd megastar comedian or retro musical act also graces the stage of King's Theatre, which first opened its doors in 1904.
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Celebrating decades of golden hits with a recreation of the live Abba show.
Al Murray makes a career out of satirising the British booze culture and in doing so he comes across as quite a larger lout. Audiences will no doubt be surprised then to learn that he originally studied history at Oxford. It was around this time that he started writing for Week Ending and Spitting Image. He toured with…
Al Murray: One Man, One Guvnor
A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.
Amazing Bubble Man
Bubbles, people in bubbles, square bubbles, round bubbles. Basically all your bubble needs.
- Directed by: Daniel Evans
- Written by: lyrics)
Cole Porter's uplifting masterpiece of song, dance and romance, featuring songs including 'I Get A Kick Out of You', 'You're the Top' and It's 'De-Lovely'.
Wed 22 Apr
Muppet/puppet musical tale – packed full of risqué songs – pondering what one can really do with their BA in English.
Brian Conley stars in a musical about P T Barnum, showman, businessman and entertainer in the 1800s, telling the story of his colourful life.
Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom
- Directed by: Richard Lewis
- Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)
Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.
Wed 15 Jul
- Directed by: Thea Sharrock
- Written by: Alex Dinelaris (book)
Musical adaptation for the stage of the 1992 film which featured Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston.
Thu 5 Mar
Burnistoun: Live and For Real
The Burnistoun Boys take their sketch show to the stage for one night only. The whole gang heads to the city centre including McGregor and Toshan the quality polis, Jolly Boy John, deceased ice cream brothers Paul and Walter and even the stubborn voice recognition lift who doesn't understand Scottish. For Real.
Wed 25 Mar
- Directed by: Nick Winston
Jodie Prenger stars in this Watermill Theatre touring production of the Wild West musical, which also features a cast of multi-talented actor-musicians. Directed by Nikolai Foster.
Wed 17 Jun
Thu 18 Jun
The Chicago Blues Brothers
Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.
Crazy for You
The Lyric Club present Gershwin's energetic musical comedy about a 1930s playboy whose main goal in life is to dance. Including songs like 'I Got Rhythm' and 'Embraceable You'
Wed 18 Mar
Thu 19 Mar
Fri 20 Mar
The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
- Directed by: Marianne Elliott
- Written by: Simon Stephens (adapt)
Simon Stephens's adaptation of the darkly humorous book by Mark Haddon presented by National Theatre.
Tue 18 Aug
Wed 19 Aug
Thu 20 Aug
Dance 'Til Dawn
- Written by: Karen Bruce
Strictly Come Dancing favourites Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace are back with a brand new show celebrating the Golden Age of Hollywood.
Wed 8 Apr
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
- Directed by: Jerry Mitchell
- Written by: lyrics)
Robert Lindsay and Rufus Hound star in this West End production, based on the 1989 film.
Wed 24 Jun
Dorothy Paul: Classic Dorothy
Some of the classic gags from familiar characters and hopefully a bit of new material as well.
Dreamboats and Miniskirts
- Written by: Maurice Gran
Musical sequel to Dreamboats And Petticoats written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, which follows an aspiring vocal duo, who must adapt their style to succeed during the advent of the Beatles and the Mersey sound. Featuring the hits 'Twist & Shout', 'Handy Man', 'Pretty Woman' and 'One Fine Day'.
Wed 12 Aug
Thu 13 Aug
The ultimate ladies night featuring some of the best looking boys in an all male glamour extravaganza.
An Evening With Noel Fielding
First solo live tour from the star of The Mighty Boosh and Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy. Expect a mix of Noel's unique brand of stand up comedy, live animation, music and some of Fielding's best-known TV characters.
Fred Macaulay: Twenty Fifteen
The grandaddy of Scottish comedy (sure, there are a few contenders, but this one still lives in the country. Yes, we are looking at you Craig Ferguson and Billy Connolly) has been in the game for a quarter century now and presents his latest show for 2015.
Fred MacAulay: Twenty Fifteen
The grandaddy of Scottish comedy takes one of his looks at the world in 2015.
Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.
Jackson Live In Concert: Amir Sharma: Michael Jackson Tribute
The tribute act performs pop and R&B covers by the late American star known as the King Of Pop.
Thu 1 Oct
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Jerry Sadowitz: Card Tricks and Close Up Magic
Brushing aside his reputation for the offensive, Sadowitz is also an amazing magician and king of the sleight-of-hand.
Fri 27 Mar
The Johnny Cash Roadshow
Cash tribute from singer/songwriter Clive John.
Magic: A Kind Of Queen
Long-running tribute to pomp rockers Queen.
Michelle McManus: Reality Reloaded
The presenter and singer treats audiences to a reloaded version of her Reality: The Musical show, featuring comedy, chat and – of course – plenty of songs.
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.
Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure
A deep sea adventure with Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso, in this brand new live stage show.
Wed 20 May
Thu 21 May
English comic actor and TV personality know for his work with Peter Kay and his innuendo laiden presenting on dating show Take Me Out. No likey, no lighty.
Paul Merton's Impro Chums
TV comedy favourite Merton and his talented group of 'impro chums' (read: show offs) magically weave laughs from audience suggestions.
Shrek the Musical
- Directed by: Nigel Harman
- Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)
Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…
Wed 29 Apr
- Directed by: Christopher Luscombe
- Written by: music)
The Knights of the Round Table-spoofing musical from the Monty Python, written by Eric Idle and John Du Prez.
Stand Up for MND: #gordonsfightback
A host of comedians – including Frankie Boyle, Gary Little, Janey Godley and Patrick Monahan – get together to raise funds for Gordon Aikman, a 29 year old who has Motor Neuron Disease. In his own words, Gordon doesn't have much time, but is dedicated to raising funds towards working towards a cure for MND.
Tom Stade: Decisions Decisions
The charmingly vicious, laid-back Canadian presents his latest solo show.
Trevor Noah: The Racist
Sharp wit and intelligent commentary from the South African comic.
We've Only Just Begun: The Carpenters
Relive the magic of one of the greatest female voices in pop music history as Toni Lee becomes Karen Carpenter and sings over 22 hits.
Riotous comedy about a Scots-Italian restaurateur family and their granny's proclivity for food. Adapted by Douglas Maxwell from Roberto La Cossa’s La Nona, Argentina’s favourite play. Featuring Jonathan Watson, Paul Riley and Maureen Beattie and Rab C Nesbitt and Scotch & Wry star Gregor Fisher.