King’s Glasgow Listings

Upcoming shows at Glasgow’s King’s Theatre

Glasgow King’s Theatre
297 Bath St, Glasgow G2 4JN

Performances suspended until Sunday 20 September.

The Glasgow King’s Theatre. Pic: ATG

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Cancelled and rescheduled shows:

ATG Theatres has suspended all performances at its theatres until Sunday 20 September 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Glasgow King’s staff will be contacting all affected ticket holders with options regarding their bookings. Tickets for rescheduled shows are valid for the new date.

Full details and FAQs are here:

The King’s is still taking bookings for shows running after August 2 2020.

July 2020

Paul Smith: Changed
Fri 3/Sat 4 July 2020. Postponed. Rescheduled to Feb 2021.
Bowie Experience
Friday 10 July 2020. Postponed. Not currently rescheduled.
The Little Mix Experience
Saturday 11 July 2020. Postponed. Not currently rescheduled.
Believe – The Cher Songbook
Saturday 11 July 2020. Postponed. Not currently rescheduled.
The Frock Fairies in Sleeping (with) Beauty
Sunday 12 July 2020. Postponed. Not currently rescheduled.
Mon 13 – Sat 18 Jul 2020. Postponed. Not currently rescheduled.
A Country Night in Nashville
Tue 28 July 2020. Rescheduled to Sun 10 Oct 2021.
Al Murray: Landlord of Hope and Glory
Fri 31 July 2020. Postponed. Not currently rescheduled.

August 2020

The Dreamboys
Saturday 1 August 2020. Rescheduled to Sun 28 Feb 2021
Mon 3 – Sat 8 August 2020. Rescheduled to April 2021
Some Guys Have All the Luck – The Rod Stewart Story
Sun 9 Aug 2020. Rescheduled to Sunday 13 June 2021
Sing-A-Long-A The Greatest Showman
Sunday 23 August 2020. Rescheduled to Monday 15 Feb 2021
The Addams Family
Tue 25 – Sat 29 August 2020 Not currently rescheduled.
A Night at the Musicals
Sun 30 August 2020 Rescheduled to 25 April 2021.

September 2020

Bring It On
Tue 1 – Sat 5 Sept 2020 Not currently rescheduled.
Les McKeown’s Bay City Rollers
Sun 6 Sept 2020 Not currently rescheduled
9 to 5 The Musical
Tue 8 – Sat 12 Sept 2020 Not currently rescheduled.
Lyric Club presents Legally Blonde
Tue 15 – Sat 19 Sept 2020 Not currently rescheduled
UK Pink Floyd Experience
Sunday 20 Sept 2020 Rescheduled to 2 June 2021

What’s Love Got To Do With It – A Tribute to Tina Turner
Tue 22 Sept 2020 rescheduled to Sun 8 Aug. 2021

Still Booking

Barry Steele & Friends – The Roy Orbison Story
Wednesday 23 Sept 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
An upbeat night of solid gold 60’s hits and 80’s contemporary genius celebrating the musical legacy of The Big O and his friends. Barry Steele is joined on stage by the sensational guest pianist Boogie Williams as they present original material written – but never sung – by Roy Orbison. Book here.

Still Gaun
Thursday 24 Sept 2020. Rescheduled to April 2021.

Alan Carr: Not Again, Alan!
Fri 25 and Sat 26 Sept 2020
Evenings: 8pm.
It’s been four years since Alan last went on tour, and in that time he’s managed to find himself in all sorts of dramas. Between his star-studded wedding day and becoming an accidental anarchist, from fearing for his life at border control to becoming a reluctant farmer, three words spring to mind…Not again, Alan! Book here.

Susie McCabe: Born Believer
Sun 27 Sept 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
Susie looks at life in her own unique way, and in her 40th Year she has decided to (try) leaving the cynicism behind and being the all new positive Susie (optimistic at best, positive is pushing it). Book here.

Jim Smith: Back to The Teuchter
Mon 28/Tue 29 Sept 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
It’s Countryfile meets The Only Way Is Essex as Jim hits the stage using characters, regional accents and impressions to help explain to city slickers what the outside world looks like through the eyes of those that ‘bide up the glen’. Book here.

Kevin Clifton & Joanne Clifton – Burn The Floor
Wednesday 30 Sept 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
Kevin Clifton is back with the Burn the Floor cast in 2020…and this time he will be joined by his sister Joanne Clifton! The famous siblings will tour together for the very first time and will play on their individual successes in an ‘Anything You Can Do…’ inspired theme. Book here.

October 2020

The 13-Storey Treehouse
Thu 1 – Sat 3 Oct 2020. Not currently rescheduled.

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
Mon 5 – Sat 10 Oct 2020
Mon – Sat: 7.30pm; Thurs, Sat: 2.30pm.
Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. Jamie is going to be a sensation. Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight. Book here.

John Shuttleworth’s Back!
Sun 18 Oct 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
Ever the trouper – John returns to the Glasgow International Comedy Festival to regale audiences with an evening of his classic songs (plus new ones and hilarious ‘back’ stories), pausing only to reapply his deep heat rub! Book here.

Hairspray the Musical
Mon 19 – Sat 24 Oct 2020. Not currently rescheduled.

Jerry Sadowitz
Sun 25 Oct 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
Sadowitz returns with his whacky impressions of Greta Thunberg, Frankie Boyle and deep vein thrombosis. He also promises to do less hate fuelled swearing and focus more on faux liberal pish in order to appeal to the middle class and their disposable income and personalities. Book here.

Blood Brothers
Tue 27 – Sat 31 Oct 2020
Evenings: 7.30pm; matinees Weds/Thurs, Sat: 2.30pm.
Click here for Æ reviews of previous tours.
Willy Russell’s legendary musical tells the captivating and moving tale of twins separated at birth, who grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with tragic consequences. Book here.

November 2020

Tommy Tiernan – Tomfoolery
Sun 1 November 2020
Evening: 8pm.
The now 50 year old comedian is back onstage with an exhilarating mix of the highly personal and flamboyant storytelling that audiences have come to love. Age has not dulled him, in fact he seems more full of fire and mischief now than he ever was. Book here.

Slava’s Snow Show
Wed 4 – Sun 8 Nov 2020
Evenings Wed – Sat: 7.30pm; Mats Thurs, Sat/Sun: 2.30pm.
The multi award-winning international sensation returns by popular demand. This truly unique theatrical adventure is filled with heart, humour and stunning spectacle. A wonder of a show that is equally enjoyed by adults and families alike. Book here.

Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical
Tue 10 – Sat 21 November 2020. Not currently rescheduled.

December 2020

Sat 28 Nov 2020 – Sun 3 Jan 2021  
Evenings: 7pm; Matinees daily.
Join Cinderella as she goes from rags to riches, outwits her wicked sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming. With Elaine C Smith and Johnny Mac. Book here.

January 2021

Ross Noble: Humournoid
Wed 6 Jan 2021
Evening: 8pm.
What happens when pure comedy takes human form? What happens when a creature is created and bred to do stand up? Nobody knows because that isn’t a thing. What is a thing is Ross Noble doing a show. You can come and see it. This is it. Book here.

The Greatest Hits of Motown – How Sweet It Is
Fri 8 Jan 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Now in its 18th successive year, this stunning 100% live show combine’s first class music together with slick choreography and an amazing band. Book here.

The Carpenters Story
Saturday 9 January 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
A spectacular celebration of the classic songbook that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of popular music. This brand new show for 2020 once again features Claire Furley, with MD Phil Aldridge and The Carpenters Story Orchestra re-creating Richard Carpenter’s original orchestral arrangements. Book here.

Let Me Entertain You
Sunday 10 Jan 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Be captivated by the world of our greatest pop star Robbie Williams in this full stage production, celebrating the music of our UK born icon with huge stage sets, a host of talented musicians, state of the art video and that hint of Robbie magic. Book here.

February 2021

Sing-A-Long-A The Greatest Showman
Monday 15 February 2021
Two shows: 2pm & 7pm.
Cheer on Hugh Jackman, lust after Zac Efron and hiss Rebecca Ferguson as you experience The Greatest Showman in the greatest way possible – with lyrics on the screen so you can join in as loudly as you want. Book here.

Sir Ranulph Fiennes: Living Dangerously
Tue 16 Feb 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Sir Ranulph Fiennes’ many endeavours have pushed his endurance levels to the very limits, inspiring generations and making him a pioneer of exploration with an unparalleled story to tell. Now he offers a personal journey through his life, from his early years to the present day. Book here.

Paul Smith: Changed
Wed 17/Thurs 18 Feb 2021
Evenings: 8pm.
A lot has changed for Paul in recent years. Join him for his 3rd and largest ever tour of the UK and Ireland as he once again mixes sharp, hilarious stories from his life with his trademark off the cuff wit. Book here.

Menopause The Musical 2
Sat 20 Feb 2021
Two show: 4pm, 7pm.
The hysterical sequel to the smash-hit show Menopause The Musical®, we fast forward five years to catch up with the same four ladies as they set off on the high seas for tales of their lives, loves and losses. Book here.

Chris Ramsey
Sun 21 Feb 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Production rescheduled from 2020. Critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey is hitting the road for his biggest ever stand-up tour. Book here.

The Dreamboys
Sunday 28 February 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Are the Dreamboys Too Hard To Resist? Let them tease, tantalise and sweep you off your feet as you and your friends enjoy the raunchiest night out of the year. Think chiselled torsos, high-energy dance routines and boy-next-door seduction that will leave your heart pounding. Book here.

March 2021

School of Rock
Mon 8 – Sat 13 March 2021
Evenings: 7.30, Weds, Sat mat: 2.30pm.
Wannabe rock star Dewey Finn poses as a substitute music teacher at an elite prep school, exposing his students to the rock gods he idolises, transforming them into a mind‐blowing rock band. Book here.

Stewart Lee: Snowflake/Tornado
Thu 18 Mar 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Tornado questions Stew’s position in the comedy marketplace; Snowflake questions Stew’s worth in a society demolishing the liberal values he has been keen to espouse in a fairy-tale landscape of winter wonder. Book here.

Fascinating Aïda
Fri 19 March 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
With a selection of old favourites, songs you haven’t heard before and some you wish you’d never heard in the first place. The songs are hilarious and topical – the glamour is unstoppable. Book here.

Larry Dean – Fudnut
Saturday 20 March 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Double Edinburgh Comedy Award-nominee and star of Live At The Apollo returns with a brand new hour of confessional storytelling. Book here.

Janey Godleys Soup Pot Tour
Fri 26/Sat 27 March 2021
Evening: 7.30pm
So, tell all the Sandra’s, Big Frank and all the lassies fresh from Zumba to grab the soup pot and get ready for the Queen of Scottish Comedy coming to the Glasgow International Comedy Festival! Book here.

April 2021

Al Murray: Landlord of Hope and Glory
Sun 18 April 2021 
Evening: 7.30.
The year is 2020. The world stands on the brink. Turmoil is the norm. Questions have been asked and none answered. What we need is one man, to step forward, one man with all the answers. Well you’re in luck, ladies and gentlemen – he’s here and he’s touring the nation. Book here.

Mon 19 – Sat 24 April 2021
Evenings: 7.30pm; Wed, Sat: 2.30pm.
City boy Ren thinks life is bad enough when he’s forced to move to a rural backwater in America. But his world comes to a standstill when he arrives at Bomont to find dancing and rock music are banned. Gareth Gates stars as loveable cowboy Willard Book here.

Strictly Ballroom The Musical
Mon 19 – Sat 24 April 2021. Rescheduled to Theatre Royal, March 14-19 2022.

A Night at the Musicals
Sun 30 August 2020
Evening: 6pm.
The maker of Girls’ Night Oot! present an evening of the best songs from the most popular West End and Broadway shows brought to you by a first-class professional cast. Songs from Les Miserables, Wicked, Phantom of the Opera, and many more. Book here.

Still Gaun
Monday 26 April 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
Join lifelong friends Paul, Jane and Mark for an evening of fun, laughter and memories of the hit show with an opportunity for you, the audience, to ask anything you’ve ever wanted about the iconic multi-award winning Still Game! Book here.

Derren Brown: Showman
Tue 27 April – Sat 1 May 2021
Tue – Sat: 7.30pm;Sat: 2.30pm.
With his first brand new theatre show in five years, Derren Brown returns to astonish and amaze audiences up and down the country. The content of Showman remains a closely-guarded secret, but if you’ve seen him before, you know you’re in for a powerhouse treat! Book here.

May 2021

Seven Drunken Nights: The Story of the Dubliners
Sun 23 May 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
Production rescheduled from Theatre Royal in 2020. Following its sold out smash hit debut tour, Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of The Dubliners returns to theatres with an even bigger production. Book here.

Walk Right Back – The Everly Brothers Story
Mon 24 May 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
From the Producers of That’ll be the Day, the show tells the story of the most successful duo of all time – The Everly Brothers. Follow the brothers’ rise to fame, through their decade-long feud to the glorious reunion that gave them back to the world, and back to each other. Book here.

Diversity – Connected 2021
Fri 28 – Sun 30 May 2021
Evenings: 7.45, Mat, Sat: 2.30pm..
To take them into the new decade of Diversity,choreographer Ashley Banjo has created a new show, Connected, which centres around the world of social media, the internet, and the digital era we now live in, but more importantly how this connects us all. Book here.

The Rocket Man – A Tribute to Sir Elton John
Mon 31 May 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
A tribute to Multi-Grammy award-winning legend and superstar, Sir Elton John charting the rise to fame of one of the biggest selling artiste of all time. Combining breath-taking vocal and piano performances, flamboyant costumes, a dazzling light show – all accompanied by an outstanding band and backing vocals. Book here.

June 2021

UK Pink Floyd Experience
Wednesday 2 June 2020
Evening: 7.30.
Celebrating over 50 Years of one of rock music’s most influential bands, UK Pink Floyd Experience recreate the sights and sounds of the Floyd in concert. Featuring top-flight musicians and complete with video projections, a stunning light show and of course, over 2 hours of incredible music! Book here.

That’ll Be The Day
Thursday 3 June 2021
Evening: 7pm.
This very special edition of the show presents the most popularly requested songs, impressions and comic sketches from over 33 years of touring. Book here.

August 2021

Some Guys Have All the Luck – The Rod Stewart Story
Sun 13 Aug 2020
Evening: 7.30pm.
50 years on from the release of Rod’s first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart Story is back in theatres in 2019 with a brand new show, bringing to the stage a fantastic live concert celebration. Book here.

July 2021

Thriller Live
Mon 5 – Sat 10 July 2021
Mon – Fri: 7.30pm; Sat: 4pm & 8pm.
Taking you on an electrifying visual and audio journey through the magic of Michael’s 45 year musical history, you’ll experience over two hours of non-stop hits from pop to rock, soul to disco. Book here.

August 2021

What’s Love Got To Do With It – A Tribute to Tina Turner
Sun 8 Aug 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
A night of high energy, feel-good rock-and-roll featuring Tina’s greatest hits performed by the amazing vocal talent of Elesha Paul Moses (Whitney – Queen Of The Night, The Voice, X Factor) supported by full live band. Book here.

September 2021

Mon 13 – Sat 18 Sept 2021
Evenings: 7.30. Mats Weds, Sat: 2.30pm.
In the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s Chicago, housewife and nightclub dancer Roxie Hart murders her on-the-side lover after he threatens to walk out on her then hires Chicago’s slickest criminal lawyer to transform her malicious crime into a barrage of sensational headlines, the likes of which might just as easily be ripped from today’s tabloids. Book here.

The Da Vinci Code
Mon 20 – Sat 25 Sept 2021
Evenings: 7.30. Mats Weds, Sat: 2.30pm.
The curator of the Louvre has been brutally murdered, and alongside his body are a series of baffling codes. Follow the pulse-racing journey leading to the works of Leonardo Da Vinci and beyond, deep into the vault of history. Book here.

October 2021

A Country Night in Nashville
Sun 10 Oct 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
With songs including Ring Of Fire, Crazy, Sweet Home Alabama, Don’t Rock The Jukebox, Need you Now, 9-5, Don’t Worry Baby to name just a few, this incredible celebration of Country music is a night not to be missed. Book here.

Les McKeown’s Bay City Rollers
Mon 11 Oct 2021
Evening: 7.30pm.
A unique voyage back to the 1970s, when The Bay City Rollers ruled the world’s pop charts and their music became the soundtrack for a generation of teenagers. Les brings back the all the thrill and excitement of Rollermania, with all the original hits including Bye Bye Baby, Shang-a-Lang, Remember, Summerlove Sensation and Give A Little Love Book here.

Riverdance – The New 25th Anniversary Show
Wed 13 – Fri 15 Oct 2021
Evenings: 7.30, Fri mat: 2.30pm.
25 years on, composer Bill Whelan has rerecorded his mesmerising soundtrack while producer Moya Doherty and director John McColgan have completely reimagined the ground-breaking show with innovative and spectacular lighting, projection, stage and costume designs. Book here.


My Best Friend’s Wedding – The Musical
Mon 31 Jan – Sat 5 Feb 2022
Evening Mon – Sat: 7.30pm; Matinee Wed, Sat: 2.30pm.
Fiery food critic Julianne Potter has always turned her nose up at romance. It’s the reason she broke up with her sweetheart Michael O’Neal. When she hears he’s about to be married, she vows to win him back for good. Alexandra Burke stars in the Burt Bacharach-Hal David, Jukebox Musical.  Book here.

April 2022

The Commitments
Mon 11 – Sat 16 April 2022
Mon – Sat 7.30pm; Wed, Sat: 2.30pm.
The fantastically feel good celebration of soul in an adaptation by Roddy Doyle of his own novel about the music fan who shapes an unlikely bunch of amateur musicians into the finest soul band Dublin has ever produced. Features over 20 soul classics performed live on stage. Book here.

May 2022

Tue 24 May – Sat 11 June 2022
Mon – Sat: 7.30pm; Thurs, Sat: 2.30pm.
Sophie’s quest to discover the father she’s never known brings her mother face to face with three men from her distant romantic past on the eve of a wedding they’ll never forget. Book here.