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

  • 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
  • The Rocky Horror Show

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    Thursday 15th Aug, 8.00pm
    Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical returns to the UK, starring Duncan James as Dr Frank 'n' Furter.
    Price(s): Tickets from £13
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • Grease

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    Wednesday 28th Aug, 7.30pm
    The world’s best-loved musical is back! Grittier and more glamorous than ever before in this brand-new production.
    Price(s): Tickets from £13
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • Jack and the Beanstalk

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    Saturday 7th Dec, 2.00pm
    Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum… I smell a brand new pantomime! Starring Elaine C Smith & Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Paulene Laverty
    Touch Tour: 1pm
    Optimum seating position: All areas
  • Jack and the Beanstalk

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    Tuesday 10th Dec, 11.00am
    Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum… I smell a brand new pantomime! Starring Elaine C Smith & Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E
  • Jack and the Beanstalk

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    Wednesday 11th Dec, 11.00am
    Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum… I smell a brand new pantomime! Starring Elaine C Smith & Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid Stalls or Circle
  • Jack and the Beanstalk

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    Tuesday 17th Dec, 7.00pm
    Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum… I smell a brand new pantomime! Starring Elaine C Smith & Johnny Mac.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly
    Optimum seating position: Stalls row C, D & E