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

  • The Woman in Black

    Audio Described iconBSL Interpreted icon
    Wednesday 27th Mar, 7.30pm
    The legendary production of Susan Hill’s chilling ghost story The Woman In Black returns to Theatre Royal direct from London’s West End.
    Price(s): £13-£43
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
    BSL interpretation information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Scottish Ballet's Swan Lake

    Audio Described icon
    Saturday 6th Apr, 2.30pm
    The classic retold for a new generation.
    Presented by: Scottish Ballet
    Price(s): £15 - £45
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): EJ McHenry & Fiona Pedgrift
    Touch Tour: From 1pm in the foyer
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • Scottish Opera - Access La traviata

    Audio Described iconRelaxed Performance icon
    Friday 17th May, 3.00pm
    With Dementia Friendly values at their core, these shortened performances are open to all.
    Price(s): £10
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • Scottish Opera - La traviata

    Audio Described icon
    Saturday 18th May, 7.15pm
    This beloved production, which began life at Scottish Opera in 2008, has been seen at opera houses around the world.
    Price(s): £22.50-£91.50
    Audio Description information
    Touch Tour: 6pm
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • Edward Scissorhands

    Audio Described icon
    Saturday 25th May, 2.30pm
    Matthew Bourne’s magical dance production of Edward Scissorhands has carved a place in the hearts of audiences since its premiere in 2005.
    Price(s): £13-£64
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • The 39 Steps

    Captioned icon
    Thursday 30th May, 7.30pm
    Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps Adapted by Patrick Barlow
    Price(s): £13-£42
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Awful Auntie

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Friday 7th Jun, 10.30am
    A fabulous new production of David Walliams' amazing adventure, featuring a small ghost, a huge owl and a very awful Auntie!
    Price(s): £18
    BSL interpretation information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Life of Pi

    Captioned icon
    Wednesday 19th Jun, 7.30pm
    Life of Pi is the acclaimed and hugely popular adaptation of an epic journey of endurance and hope.
    Price(s): £13-£57
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Life of Pi

    Audio Described iconBSL Interpreted icon
    Saturday 22nd Jun, 2.30pm
    Life of Pi is the acclaimed and hugely popular adaptation of an epic journey of endurance and hope.
    Price(s): £13-£63
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
    BSL interpretation information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Madagascar The Musical - Relaxed Performance

    Relaxed Performance icon
    Saturday 10th Aug, 11.00am
    Join all of your favourite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo.
    Price(s): £13-£40
  • Burlesque The Musical

    Captioned icon
    Tuesday 17th Sep, 7.30pm
    Welcome to Burlesque the Musical, the glamorous, gritty and outrageously fun new musical based on the much-loved hit movie.
    Price(s): £13 - £145
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Burlesque The Musical

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Tuesday 24th Sep, 7.30pm
    Welcome to Burlesque the Musical, the glamorous, gritty and outrageously fun new musical based on the much-loved hit movie.
    Price(s): £13 - £145
    BSL interpretation information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Burlesque the Musical

    Audio Described icon
    Wednesday 25th Sep, 7.30pm
    Welcome to Burlesque the Musical, the glamorous, gritty and outrageously fun new musical based on the much-loved hit movie.
    Price(s): £13 - £145
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): VocalEyes
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • Only Fools & Horses The Musical

    Audio Described icon
    Wednesday 30th Oct, 2.30pm
    Stick a pony in your pocket – The Trotters are back and coming to a town near you!
    Price(s): £13-£80
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • Disney's Aladdin

    Audio Described icon
    Wednesday 20th Nov, 7.30pm
    Experience Disney's spectacular Broadway and West End musical Aladdin on its UK and Ireland Tour
    Price(s): £13-£55
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony
  • Disney's Aladdin

    Captioned icon
    Friday 22nd Nov, 7.30pm
    Experience Disney's spectacular Broadway and West End musical Aladdin on its UK and Ireland Tour.
    Price(s): £13-£55
    Captioning information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Disney's Aladdin

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Wednesday 27th Nov, 7.30pm
    Experience Disney's spectacular Broadway and West End musical Aladdin on its UK and Ireland Tour.
    Price(s): £13-£55
    BSL interpretation information
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls or Dress Circle
  • Scottish Ballet - The Nutcracker

    Audio Described icon
    Saturday 14th Dec, 2.30pm
    Follow Clara on a journey to the Land of Sweets, as she drifts off to sleep on Christmas Eve.
    Price(s): £15 - £97
    Audio Description information
    Optimum seating position: All areas except Balcony