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Kings Theatre Glasgow

Kings Theatre Glasgow

The King’s Theatre was originally commissioned by the theatre company Howard & Wyndham and the Kings theatre opened in Glasgow on September 12 1904. The theatre is located at the corner of Bath Street and Elmbank Street, in the Charing Cross area Glasgow and is within easy reach from the Argyll Hotel.

The Theatre houses touring musicals, dance, comedy and circus-type performances and also provides a prominent stage for local amateur productions. The King’s Theatre also stages an annual Christmas pantomime.

The auditorium seats 1,785 and the theatre provides seating on four levels – Stalls, Grand Circle, Upper Circle and Gallery.

Over the years many famous actors and actresses have graced the stage of The King’s including Sir Lawrence Olivier, Sarah Bernhardt, John Gielgud, Katharine Hepburn and Tyrone Power.