King's Theatre

King's Theatre
297 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4JN
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King's Theatre

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.

Events at this venue

There are 44 events at this location

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The Addams Family

A production of The Addams Family at New Wimbledon Theatre.

Tue 10 Oct

£20.90–£51.40 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 11 Oct

Thu 12 Oct

£20.90–£51.40 / 0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 14 Oct

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

  • Directed by: Marc Bruni
  • Written by: lyrics)

Musical charting the early life and career of the singer-songwriter and her husband Gerry Goffin.

Tue 13 Feb 2018

Thu 15 Feb 2018

…and 2 more dates until 17 Feb 2018

Blood Brothers

  • Written by: Willy Russell

Willy Russell's moving tale about two brothers whose lives are worlds apart.

Tue 5 Sep

£16.90–£65.90 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 6 Sep

Thu 7 Sep

…and 8 more dates until 16 Sep

Blood Brothers

Willie Russell's emotive musical.

Tue 5 Sep

£16.90–£62.40 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 6 Sep

Thu 7 Sep

…and 8 more dates until 16 Sep

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

  • Directed by: Rob Bettinson
  • Written by: Alan Janes

Celebrate the man and the music as the popular touring production of the rock musical rolls into town again.

Tue 4 Apr

£20.40–£53.90 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 6 Apr

£20.40–£53.90 / 0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 8 Apr

La Cage Aux Folles

John Partridge stars as Albin and Adrian Zmed as Georges in this Bill Kenright production about drag artists and family values.

Tue 25 Jul

£16.15–£51.40 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 26 Jul

Thu 27 Jul

…and 2 more dates until 29 Jul

The Carpenters Story

  • Directed by: Phil Aldridge

Theatre show telling the tale of the brother/sister duo, featuring all the songs that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of music.

Thu 13 Jul

£25.40–£27.40 / 0844 871 7648

The Chicago Blues Brothers

Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.

Fri 14 Jul

£24.40–£41.40 / 0844 871 7648

Crazy For You

High energy, high kicking and gloriously glamorous, the acclaimed Watermill Theatre production of Crazy for You is the ultimate feel-good musical starring Tom Chambers (Top Hat and Strictly Come Dancing) and Caroline Flack (Strictly Come Dancing, Love Island, The X Factor) featuring a fabulous score from the Gershwin…

Tue 17 Oct

£22.90–£55.90 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 18 Oct

Thu 19 Oct

…and 2 more dates until 21 Oct

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

  • Directed by: Steven Hoggett
  • Written by: Simon Stephens (adapt)

Simon Stephens's adaptation of the darkly humorous book by Mark Haddon presented by National Theatre.

Mon 14 Aug

Tue 15 Aug

…and 3 more dates until 19 Aug

Dirty Dancing

  • Directed by: Sarah Tipple
  • Written by: Eleanor Bergstein

See Baby not put in the corner in the musical based on the late Patrick Swayze's popular film.

Mon 19 Jun

£17.90–£79.90 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 20 Jun

£17.90–£79.90 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 21 Jun

£17.90–£79.90 / 0844 871 7648

…and 3 more dates until 24 Jun

The Dolls Abroad

An energetic show about two Glasgow girls and their all expenses paid trip to Greece.

Mon 1 May

£25–£40 / 0844 871 7648

Dreamboats and Petticoats

  • Directed by: Bob Tomson
  • Written by: Maurice Gran

Jukebox musical based on the songs of Roy Orbison, the Shadows, Eddie Cochran, Billy Fury and others.

Mon 12 Jun

£17.90–£57.40 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 13 Jun

£17.90–£57.40 / 0844 871 7648

…and 3 more dates until 17 Jun

Flashdance

Musical about Alex: welder by day, dancer by night.

Fri 4 Aug

£17.90–£63.40 / 0844 871 7648

Sat 5 Aug

£17.90–£63.40 / 0844 871 7648

Mon 7 Aug

£17.90–£63.40 / 0844 871 7648

…and 5 more dates until 12 Aug

Funny Girl

  • Directed by: Michael Mayer
  • Written by: Isobel Lennart

Sheridan Smith and Natasha J Barnes star as Fanny Brice in a major revival of the hit musical, which charts the rise of one of Broadway's biggest stars and her doomed offstage relationship with the man she loved. The score includes the songs Don't Rain On My Parade, People and You Are Woman, I Am Man. Directed by Michael…

Tue 30 May

£18–£69.50 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 31 May

Thu 1 Jun

…and 2 more dates until 3 Jun

Ghost

  • Directed by: Matthew Warchus
  • Written by: lyrics)

West End leading lady Carolyn Maitland stars in Bruce Joel Rubin's comic adaptation of his original screenplay for the 1990 film about a murdered man, who tries to communicate with his girlfriend through a wacky medium in order to save her from a similar fate. With music by Dave Stewart and Glen Ballard.

Mon 27 Mar

£17.90–£68.90 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 28 Mar

£17.90–£68.90 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 29 Mar

£17.90–£68.90 / 0844 871 7648

…and 3 more dates until 1 Apr

Grease

  • Directed by: Arlene Phillips (choreographer)
  • Written by: Jim Jacobs

The classic romantic musical, set in an American high school in the '50s.

Tue 9 May

0844 871 7648

Wed 10 May

0844 871 7648

Thu 11 May

0844 871 7648

…and 8 more dates until 20 May

Grease

The classic romantic musical, set in an American high school in the '50s.

Tue 9 May

0844 871 7648

Wed 10 May

0844 871 7648

Thu 11 May

0844 871 7648

…and 8 more dates until 20 May

Greg Davies: You Magnificent Beast

The enormously tall and slightly manic-eyed comedian you'll know from many a telly panel show and from his terrifying turn as the head of sixth form in The Inbetweeners, Davies returns with a new show of stand-up to follow the likes of Firing Cheeseballs at a Dog and The Back of my Mum's Head.

Sun 15 Oct

£31.65–£47.65 / 0844 871 7648

Hairspray

The feel-good musical comedy telling the story of Tracy Turnblad, a girl with big hair and big dreams.

Mon 2 Oct

Tue 3 Oct

…and 3 more dates until 7 Oct

Illegal Eagles

Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.

Sun 11 Jun

£25.90–£27.90 / 0844 871 7648

Jackson Live In Concert: Amir Sharma: Michael Jackson Tribute

Remembered as one of the most influential musical artists of all time, Michael Jackson's legacy remains a centre-point of pop culture. In a sensational live show, Ben Bowman recreates the moves and the music of King Of Pop with hits Thriller and Bad featured.

Jersey Boys

The internationally acclaimed stage sensation, Jersey Boys is touring the UK and Ireland. This smash hit musical has won 55 major awards worldwide, including the Olivier Award for Best New Musical. Jersey Boys tells the true life story of four boys from the wrong side of the tracks who wrote their own songs, invented…

Tue 3 Apr 2018

£18–£62.50 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 4 Apr 2018

Thu 5 Apr 2018

£18–£62.50 / 0844 871 7648

…and 8 more dates until 14 Apr 2018

Legally Blonde

An award-winning musical about a woman who signs up for law school to win back her boyfriend but discovers, top everyone's surprise, that she has a talent for legal practise.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

£15–£61.50 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 24 Apr 2018

£15–£61.50 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 25 Apr 2018

…and 3 more dates until 28 Apr 2018

Mercury

Relive the music, outfits and excitement of the live Queen experience with this tribute band.

Thu 27 Apr

£20.25–£37.25 / 0844 871 7648

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.

Thu 25 May

Mr Bloom's Nursery LIVE

Much-loved CBeebies Ben Faulks will be joined by all his gardening friends including Margaret, Joan, Colin, Raymond and Sebastian, the lovable Wee MacGregors, and The Compostarium for an interactive stage show with familiar songs and strong educational values.

On Our Way to Lisbon

A two-man play telling the story of Celtic's victory over Inter Milan in 1967 which saw them become the first British team to win the European Cup.

Sun 23 Apr

£26.25–£41.25 / 0844 871 7648

Peppa Pig's Surprise

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis

Fun family show following the adventures of little Peppa Pig, who's having fun playing outside, but Mum and Dad have a surprise …

The Red Shoes

Mathew Bourne’s highly acclaimed new dance production, based on the classic 1948 film.

Tue 6 Jun

£19.40–£52.40 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 7 Jun

£19.40–£52.40 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 8 Jun

…and 2 more dates until 10 Jun

The Roy Orbison Story

Roy Orbison tribute singer Barry Steele and his five-piece show band singing hits by the Big O plus a special tribute to the time Roy spent with The Traveling Wilburys, and Bono.

Fri 28 Apr

£23.75–£42.75 / 01623 633133

The Sensational 60's Experience

Relive the soundtrack to the swinging sixties, when pop music was at its finest! Herman's Hermits, Chris Farlowe, The Merseybeats, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Fortunes, The Ivy League and New Amen Corner perform classic hits such as Hippy Hippy Shake, Out Of Time and I'm Into Something Good. Hosted by Alan Mosca from…

Sun 8 Oct

£30.65–£47.65 / 0844 871 7648

Shirley Valentine

Willy Russell's award-winning play about a bored housewife who takes an impromptu trip to Greece whereupon she rediscovers romance and a new awareness of who she really is.

Tue 2 May

£15–£57 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 4 May

£15–£57 / 0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 6 May

Shout

A musical with smash hits from the 60s and 70s.

Tue 18 Jul

£20–£38.75 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 19 Jul

£20–£38.75 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 20 Jul

£20–£38.75 / 0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 22 Jul

Slava's Snowshow

A cast of clowns use water, cobwebs, bubbles and dry ice to create a world of wonder in which a bed becomes a boat, a web of cotton envelops the audience and one tiny piece of paper begins a blinding snowstorm.

Tue 7 Nov

£14–£35.50 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 8 Nov

Thu 9 Nov

£14–£35.50 / 0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 11 Nov

Sleeping Beauty

She’s baaaack – oh yes she is! First Lady of Scottish pantomime Elaine C Smith returns to the King’s Theatre panto for the first time since 2004 as the fairy in this year's spellbinding panto Sleeping Beauty. Once upon a time in a land far away, the beautiful Princess Beauty is given a sixteenth birthday present by her…

…and 29 more dates until 7 Jan 2018

Some Guys Have All The Luck: The Rod Stewart Story

The story of the legendary mullet-headed rocker, whose scratchy pipes lent a welcome note of sandpaper to such hits as 'Maggie May', 'I Don't Want To Talk About It' and 'Baby Jane', but who also wrote such enduring classics as 'You Wear It Well' and 'Every Picture Tells A Story'.

Mon 3 Apr

Spamalot

Adaptation of the classic film comedy, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, which follows King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.

Tue 11 Apr

0844 871 7648

Thu 13 Apr

0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 15 Apr

The Steamie

Magrit, Dolly, Doreen and Mrs Culfeathers do their last wash of the year and chat about food, family and the plight of a working class woman.

Mon 23 Oct

£16.90–£46.40 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 24 Oct

£16.90–£46.40 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 25 Oct

£16.90–£46.40 / 0844 871 7648

…and 8 more dates until 4 Nov

That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Sun 22 Oct

£25.90–£27.90 / 0844 871 7648

A Vision of Elvis

2008 European Elvis Tribute Artist Champion Rob Kingsley presents the total Elvis package, from custom-made costumes to that curl of the lip.

Sun 2 Apr

£26.50–£41.50 / 0844 871 7648

The Wedding Singer

The story of wedding singer and rock star wannabe Robbie Hart, who falls for Julia while helping to plan her big day.

Tue 18 Apr

£16.50–£70 / 0844 871 7648

Thu 20 Apr

£16.50–£70 / 0844 871 7648

…and 2 more dates until 22 Apr

Welcome to the Carnevil

The Circus of Horrors present the story of a young girl who runs away to join the circus but finds herself in a big top ruled by the undead. Set in Victorian London when Jack The Ripper was at large and the Freakshow was all the rage the show features killer clowns, sword swallowers, demon dwarfs and death deifying…

Mon 24 Apr

£14.75–£44.25 / 0844 871 7648

Wonderland

  • Directed by: Javier de Frutos
  • Written by: Moira Buffini (lyrics)

West End favourite Kerry Ellis stars in Frank Wildhorn's musical adaptation of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Mon 3 Jul

£21.40–£51.90 / 0844 871 7648

Tue 4 Jul

£21.40–£51.90 / 0844 871 7648

Wed 5 Jul

£21.40–£51.90 / 0844 871 7648

…and 3 more dates until 8 Jul

Comments & ratings

2. cork6 Dec 2010, 11:58am Report

went to see snow white and the seven dwarfs at the kings theatre last night...BRILLIANT.....all the cast were great.....thought it wouldn't be the same without gerrard.....but outstanding...although gerrard was sadly missed.....i liked how he was mentioned through the show...a tear in my thinking about him...but the cast did him proud i'm sure he's looking down on them and having a great time......well done again to cast....looking forward to next year!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

1. Aunty Mad30 Apr 2009, 3:30pm Report

We went last night to see The Witches of Eastwick one word sums it all up - FABULOUS - I was on a high the whole night right from Marti ran down the centre aisle to the standing ovation at the end. The whole cast were magnificent, well done to one and all.

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