The Theatre Royal is the oldest theatre in Glasgow. The theatre originally opened in 1867, the name changing to the Theatre Royal in 1869, and is the longest running theatre in Scotland.

Location

Venue location
At the top of Hope Street in Glasgow city centre.

Transport

Parking information
No disabled spaces. Some pay and display on Renfrew Street.
Taxi information
Taxi rank Renfrew Street.
Bus/Tram information
3, X8, 23, 29, 47, 54, 59 on Hope Street.
Train
Queen Street Station 0.4 miles.

Venue map

Venue access information

New foyer with automatic doors and lift access to all levels. Accessible toilets on every level.

High Box Office counter and no loop. Wheelchair spaces mid 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 except Balcony
BSL Interpretation information
Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
Captioning information
Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle

Access video

https://www.atgtickets.com/access/

Events at Theatre Royal

  • Scottish Opera: Don Giovanni

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    Friday 24th Jun, 3.00pm
    A fully-staged version of Scottish Opera's Don Giovanni, specially created for those who would enjoy a more relaxed opera experience
    Presented by: Scottish Opera
    Price(s): £11.50
    Relaxed Performance information
    A narrator, The Orchestra of Scottish Opera and a full cast of singers will lead you through a shortened version of the opera, including some of its best-loved music.
  • Scottish Opera: Don Giovanni

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    Saturday 25th Jun, 7.15pm
    Mozarts masterpiece is one of the world’s most performed operas for good reason. Sir Thomas Allen returns to direct his stunning production.
    Presented by: Scottish Opera
    Price(s): £21.50 - £87
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • Burn

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    Thursday 1st Sep, 7.30pm
    Burn is a new creation from the legendary Scottish actor and author Alan Cumming, and the Olivier award-winning choreographer Steven Hoggett
    Price(s): £13 - £42
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Burn

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    Saturday 3rd Sep, 2.30pm
    Burn is a new creation from the legendary Scottish actor and author Alan Cumming, and the Olivier award-winning choreographer Steven Hoggett
    Price(s): £13 - £42
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • The Commitments

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    Wednesday 7th Dec, 7.30pm
    The Commitments is a fantastically feel good celebration of soul.
    Price(s): £13 - £53.90
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Morag Donnelly and Janice Murdoch
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Scottish Ballet: The Snow Queen

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    Saturday 17th Dec, 2.30pm
    This glittering production is inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale, performed live by the full Scottish Ballet Orchestra.
    Price(s): £23.90 - £60.40
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: 1pm, meet in foyer
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony