The King's Theatre opened in 1904 and stages touring musicals, dance, comedy, local amateur productions and an annual pantomime. The theatre is operated by the Ambassador Theatre Group.

Location

Venue location
At corner of Bath Street and Elmbank Street near Charing Cross.

Transport

Parking information
Car park at Elmbank Gardens to rear of theatre.
Taxi information
Taxis passing outside theatre on Bath Street. Taxi rank Sauchiehall Street.
Bus/Tram information
18, 11, 16, 42, 44, 57.
Train
Charing Cross Station 320 feet. Queens Street 1 mile East.

Venue map

Venue access information

Slightly heavy doors at main entrance. Level access at side – gives access to bar. Accessible toilets at rear of stalls. Box office has high counter and loop. Wheelchair spaces to front and rear of stalls and one wheelchair to borrow.

No level access to education spaces but we sometimes use alternate spaces – contact the theatre for details.

Disabled customers are entitled to £5 off on all performances (subject to availability).

Customers who require additional assistance, or who need to sit in particular seats, should make this known at the time of booking.

Infra-red system in auditorium. Collect headsets from Front of House.


Access service information

Audio Description information
Optimum seating position: All areas
BSL Interpretation information
Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
Captioning information
Optimum seating position: Mid Stalls or Circle

Events at King's Theatre

  • Annie

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    Thursday 18th Apr, 7.30pm
    With its Tony® award-winning book and score, including unforgettable songs, you can bet your bottom dollar that you’ll love it!
    Price(s): Tickets from £17.50
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • The Full Monty

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    Friday 26th Apr, 7.30pm
    It's your last chance to watch the smash-hit film's stage adaptation as six steelworkers from Sheffield take the world by storm.
    Price(s): Tickets from £13
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • Dirty Dancing

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    Friday 24th May, 5.00pm
    See the hit film come to life before your eyes with this fantastic, emotional and triumphant live stage show.
    Price(s): Tickets from £13
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • American Idiot

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    Friday 31st May, 5.00pm
    If you're a fan of Green Day and a fan of musicals, this is an unmissable show.
    Price(s): Tickets from £17.90
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • American Idiot

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    Saturday 1st Jun, 4.00pm
    If you're a fan of Green Day and a fan of musicals, this is an unmissable show.
    Price(s): Tickets from £17.90
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Paulene Laverty
    Touch Tour: 3pm
    Optimum seating position: All areas
  • Calendar Girls

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    Friday 14th Jun, 7.30pm
    See the sensational new musical straight from the West End, by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth. Starring Karen Dunbar.
    Price(s): Tickets from £13
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • Avenue Q

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    Thursday 27th Jun, 7.30pm
    This hilarious musical is packed with a little mischief, a lot of heart & catchy songs. Age guidance 14+
    Price(s): Tickets from £15.90
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Paulene Laverty
    Touch Tour: 6.30pm
    Optimum seating position: All areas
  • Avenue Q

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    Friday 28th Jun, 5.00pm
    This hilarious musical is packed with a little mischief, a lot of heart & catchy songs. Age guidance 14+.
    Price(s): Tickets from £15.90
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid Stalls or Circle
  • Little Miss Sunshine

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    Wednesday 3rd Jul, 2.30pm
    This uplifting, modern classic celebrates the quirks of every family, the potholes in every road, & the power of overcoming our differences.
    Price(s): Tickets from £13
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • Little Miss Sunshine

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    Saturday 6th Jul, 2.30pm
    This uplifting, modern classic celebrates the quirks of every family, the potholes in every road & the power of overcoming our differences.
    Price(s): Tickets from £13
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Paulene Laverty
    Touch Tour: 1.30pm
    Optimum seating position: All areas