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

  • Aladdin

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Tuesday 18th Dec, 7.00pm
    Traditional King's panto family fun with Elaine C Smith and Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • Aladdin

    Captioned icon
    Wednesday 19th Dec, 7.00am
    Traditional King's panto family fun with Elaine C Smith and Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid Stalls or Circle
  • Aladdin

    Relaxed Performance icon
    Wednesday 19th Dec, 1.00pm
    Traditional King's panto family fun with Elaine C Smith and Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    Relaxed Performance information
    • Adjustments to sound and lighting
    • Free support resources to help you prepare your visit
    • Trained volunteers and staff to help
    • Chill-out areas for people to use if required
  • Aladdin

    Audio Described icon
    Thursday 3rd Jan 2019, 2.00pm
    Traditional King's panto family fun with Elaine C Smith and Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): TBC
    Optimum seating position: All areas