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

  • 9 to 5 the Musical

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    Thursday 10th Oct, 2.30pm
    Tumble outta’ bed and stumble to Dolly Parton’s rip-roaring musical - starring Louise Redknapp and Amber Davies!
    Price(s): tickets from £13
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Mid Stalls or Circle
  • 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
  • Jack and the Beanstalk

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    Wednesday 18th Dec, 1.00pm
    Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum… I smell a brand new pantomime! Elaine C Smith & Johnny Mac
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
  • Jack and the Beanstalk

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    Wednesday 18th Dec, 7.00pm
    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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    Saturday 4th Jan 2020, 2.00pm
    Expect laughs, music, special effects and bundles of audience participation in this GIANT of a pantomime! Starring Elaine C Smith.
    Price(s): Tickets from £12
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Paulene Laverty
    Touch Tour: 1pm
    Optimum seating position: All areas