Scotland’s most forward thinking mainstream venue and arts provider, Dundee Rep Theatre sits at the cultural heart of Dundee as a centre of creative excellence.


Tay Square


Venue location
Dundee Rep Theatre is situated at Tay Square in the city centre of Dundee. Tay Square is on South Tay Street, and is near to Dundee Contemporary Arts, the train station, and the University of Dundee.


Parking information
The theatre does not have its own car park. There are council operated car parks on South Tay Street. On street parking is available on South Tay Street, where there are two disabled parking bays.
Taxi information
There is a taxi rank nearby outside Dundee Contemporary Arts – a short walk from the theatre. Our Box Office has a tablet where you can book a taxi. Staff can also assist with making a taxi booking.
Bus/Tram information
Any bus which stops in Dundee City Centre is approximately a ten-minute walk from the theatre.
The theatre is approximately a ten-minute walk from Dundee train station.

Venue map

Venue access information

Our accessible door at the entrance to the theatre is 96cm wide. It is operated with a push button which is 95cm from the ground.

A hearing loop is provided at the Box Office desk, and our café bar.

Step free access is provided throughout our public spaces (foyer, Box Office, restaurant, café bar and toilets) and our auditorium. We have accessible seating inside the auditorium (seats D15-19 and D33-37 on our seating plan). These seats fold down and can be used by those who find stairs difficult, or folded up to allow space for a wheelchair. Please let Box Office staff know when making your booking if you require accessible seating.

A wheelchair can be provided for the duration of your visit.

Most seating in the auditorium is reached by stairs. There is a hand rail between rows D and G, and elsewhere there are handhold grips at the end of each row.

The auditorium is entered at row D. There are 28 steps up to row P which is the back row of the auditorium. There are 3 steps down to row A at the front. There is no lift access in the auditorium. Seats in the auditorium are approximately 40cm wide.

Inside the auditorium an infrared system can be used to enhance audio during most performances, or to provide audio description during specific performances. Equipment for this system can be collected from the Box Office during your visit, with an infrared option for those who use hearing aids and an in-ear option for those who do not.

BSL interpreted, Captioned, Audio Described, and Relaxed performances are scheduled throughout the year. For many of our productions we are able to offer a free Companion ticket for those who require assistance during their visit to the theatre.

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Access service information

Audio Description information
Audio Described performances are scheduled throughout the year. Please request equipment from staff on arrival. There are options for those who use an in-ear hearing aid, and those who do not.
BSL Interpretation information
BSL interpreted performances are scheduled throughout the year. Interpreters are normally positioned at the side of the stage, but are sometimes integrated into performances.
Captioning information
Captioned performances are scheduled throughout the year. We offer live captioning using handheld tablet devices. Please request equipment from staff on arrival.

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