What’s on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy.

Glasgow Theatre

Glasgow has many fantastic theatres, including: the Citizens Theatre, the Tron, Kings Theatre, Theatre Royal, the Pavilion and in the West End, Cottiers and Websters Theatre also the wonderful, A Play, A Pie and A Pint, lunchtime theatre at OranMor.

Arts venues such as the Arches and CCA also include performance in their progammes. Watch out for drama and comedy at Glasgow’s many festivals, including, the West End Festival, Merchant City Festival, International Comedy Festival, Glasgay and Scottish Mental Health Festival.

Listings are regularly updated on this page.

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Autumn Programme 2021

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A Play, A Pie and A Pint at OranMor 6 September – 27 November, 2021 Opening Time by Dave Anderson 1 – 6 November, 2021 Opening Time – A Play, A Pie and A Pint Previously CELESTIAL BODY By Morna Pearson | Directed By Becky Hope Palmer Monday, 06 September, 2021 — Saturday, 11 September, […]

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Opening Time – A Play, A Pie and A Pint

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Monday, 1 November, – 6 November, 2021 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Opening Time by Dave Anderson Òran Mór Top of Byres Road, G12 Tickets and Further Details Opening Time is Directed By Kirstin McLean The people you meet at Opening Time in the pub are very different from those who are still there at […]

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Scottish Ensemble Common Sound at Cottiers

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21 October, 2021 – Performances: 6pm & 8pm Cottiers Theatre, 93 – 95 Hyndland Street, Glasgow What’s special about live music? Why do we gather together to listen to it? What part does the audience play in a live performance? Why not…just stay at home and stick a recording on? During Common Sound Scottish Ensemble […]

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Artie’s Halloween Singing Kettle at Cottiers

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28 October, 2021 – 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Cottiers, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow G11 5PU From 1982 to 2015, The Singing Kettle was a phenomenon in the world of children’s entertainment. Artie now tours with his solo show – Artie’s Singing Kettle – bringing all of the old favourites (and some kettles!) to Cottiers. […]

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Cottiers – Bar, Restaurant, Theatre, Glasgow West End

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Cottiers, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow G11 5PU 0141 357 5825 www.cottiers.com/ Cottiers Bar and Restaurant is a most attractive and flexible venue in  Glasgow’s West End. Previously, Dowanhill Church, it is one of only three surviving Scottish churches famously decorated by Daniel Cottier, the revolutionary artist-designer when it was built in 1865.  Food and Drink […]

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Unchained Comedy Club at McChuills

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McChuills, Glasgow’s Legendary Music Bar and Cafe, 80 High Street, G1 1NL Glasgow’s newest comedy night at McChuills! Unchained Comedy At McChuills Bar is an exiting new night of comedy in Glasgow. Bringing you weekly entertainment featuring the best of Scotland’s comedy scene. With both new and established acts on the cards, you can expect […]

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Websters Glasgow, Theatre and Restaurant

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Websters Theatre, Bar, Restaurant, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ Websters Bar/Bistro Telephone: 0141 357 0151 Telephone: Theatre 0141 357 4000 Email: hello@webstersglasgow.com What’s On at Websters Webster’s Beer Garden New Public Space at Webster’s Please read the Report on this exciting proposal to create new public space at Websters and add your comments. […]

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Siobhan Miller at Websters Theatre

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Sunday 5 September, 2021 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ One of Scotland’s foremost singers, Siobhan Miller is an exceptional talent, renowned for her unique vocal style paired with her evocative song-writing. Miller creates music with detail and rich melodies that combine the sounds of indie and alternative music with sounds from […]

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Bill W and Dr Bob, Websters Theatre

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Sweets for Addicts presents Bill W and Dr Bob A powerful and humorous play detailing the events that let to the creation of alcoholics anonymous. 14th, 15th and 16th October 2021 at 19:30 Websters Theatre Great Western Road, Glasgow. G4 9HZ Back once again by popular demand! In 1929, famous New York stockbroker Bill Wilson […]

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A Christmas Carol- A Hauntingly Hilarious Family Panto!

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The Pearce Institute and Maryhill Community Central Halls Wed 8th December 2021 – Sun 19th December 2021The Pearce Institute, Govan, Glasgow, G51 3UU Maryhill Community Central Halls, with schools from 6th- 17th December, 2021 As Christmas approaches, auld Scrooge is in anything but a festive mood. But this will be a Christmas he will never […]

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Heidi Talbot and Boo Hewerdine at Websters Theatre

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30 October, 2021 at 8 p.m. Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ Heidi Talbot will be celebrating 20 years as a professional singer in 2020 with 20 concerts across the United Kingdom and Europe and a September 2020 release of a compilation album featuring tracks from Heidi’s 5 solo albums. She has […]

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Islets of Silence, The C Word, Websters Theatre

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The Gourley family of four enjoy life. Yes, they have their ups and downs, but their closeness is never in doubt. However, the news that a member of the family has been diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer forces a reality into their life in which they must cope in their own personal way. Yet, as in […]

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Bend it like Bertie, Websters’ Theatre

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2, 3 & additional show added 4 September 2021, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Tickets £15. Book Online or Telephone 0141 357 4000 Further details Nothing now nor in the years to come would withstand their collective spirit, the future was theirs to make, it was time to… Bend it Like Bertie! Denise Mullen is divorced, mother […]

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West End in the West End at Websters

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An Evening of Show Tunes – 23/24 July, 2021 Websters welcomes you back through their theatre doors for an evening of your favourite show tunes! Tickets Please note tickets are currently very limited so grab yours soon. Buy online. IMPORTANT INFORMATION – To ensure you are seated together, please book tickets in one purchase – […]

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Touring Scotland – Pop Up Opera 2021

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10 June – 28 August, 2021 Ticket price: From £5 Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring five of Gilbert & Sullivans’ best-loved hits!  Experience all the drama and wonder of grand opera on a miniature scale, with intimate open-air performances brought to life by a storyteller, two […]

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James McAvoy Edinburgh Youth Theatre – Masterclass

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1 February, 2021 8.00 p.m. – 9.30 p.m. In a unique series of Arts Masterclasses. Scottish actor JAMES MCAVOY gives live online Q&A about his compelling career! BSL interpreted About this Event MASTERCLASS MONDAYS – Each month, Artistic Director and renowned Scottish actor, Shauna Macdonald, hosts a conversation with a different distinguished guest, who will […]

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Scenes for Survival – Danni the Champion NTS

BROADCAST WEDNESDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2020, 9PM Young Danni isn’t like the other girls in town. She’d rather be watching drag races down at the airport or tearing about behind the wheel of her brother’s car, Lynyrd Skynyrd tunes blasting on the stereo. Bored of her life on the island and stifled by her passive-aggressive parents, […]

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Saturday, September 5, 2020 | Filed under: What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy, Zoom and online events

Scottish Opera – Pop Up Opera

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4 – 28 September, 2020 You may not be able to come back to the theatre yet – so instead, Scottish Opera is coming to you! Pop-up Opera is back on the road with three captivating shows for audiences of all ages. Experience all the drama and wonder of grand opera on a miniature scale, with […]

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Scenes for Survival Courier Culture

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National Theatre for Scotland 8th July, 2020 – 9 p.m. A rookie fast food bike courier races the clock as he navigates the streets of post-Covid Glasgow. Pondering his new status as a Key Worker – and dreaming of something even bigger – he plots his way across a daunting new landscape, featuring abusive customers, […]

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Short Attention Span Theatre during Lockdown

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Six Writers, Six Actors, Six Monologues With live shows on hold throughout April, 2020 Short Attention Span Theatre put out a show on YouTube. Six writers were given six actors to write monologues for. WRITERS OPEN CALL FOR MAY PROGRAMME SUBMIT BY 1 MAY – full details www.shortattentionspantheatre.co.uk  

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Sweet Charity, Websters Theatre

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30 April – 2 May, 2020 Websters Theatre, 415 Great Western Road, G3 9HZ Green Door Theatre is a Glasgow-based performing arts company. After receiving rave audience reviews for their debut production of Sondheim’s Assassins in April 2019, they are thrilled to return to Websters Theatre in 2020 with Bob Fosse’s rarely-performed 60s classic Sweet […]

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Compañía Maria “la Serrana” Santuario, Cottiers, Glasgow

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21 April, 2020, 7.30 p.m. – 8.45 p.m. Flamenco from the soul of sacred Andalucia Juan José Amador – voice Pepe de Pura – voice María “la Serrana” – dance Luis Amador – guitar Antonio Moreno  Polito” – special guest dance Gabriela Pousa from local Flamenco Academia will be a special guest dancer! Flamenco dancer […]

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020 | Filed under: Dance, What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Connect Choir, Cottiers Theatre

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3 April, 2020 Cottiers, 3-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow, G11 5PU Connect, one of Scotland’s top contemporary choirs, as they sing in celebration of four years of Connect Choir Glasgow. See them perform a selection of their favourite soul, gospel and rock repertoire – from Adele to Chaka Khan, Aerosmith to Pink. Opening the show, Paisley […]

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Monday, March 9, 2020 | Filed under: What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Christina Bianco – ‘Diva-filled Show’ at Cottiers

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Sunday 31 May, 2020,  8.00 p.m. – 10.30 p.m. Cottiers Theatre, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow, G11 5PU Christina Bianco Brings New ‘Diva-filled’ Show to Glasgow Internationally acclaimed vocalist Christina Bianco is set to perform in Glasgow with an evening of music, comedy and hilarious impressions. New Yorker Christina became a YouTube sensation with her ‘diva’ […]

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Tron Creative Presents: Table Read 6

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17 March, 2020 Tron Theatre,  63 Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5HB A showcase for unseen scripts from exciting new writers. At Table Read, we invite the audience to sit in on a round table reading of a new play we believe will one day be a classic. Table Read 06 THOSE WHO LOVE US Written by Sam Rowe […]

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Friday, March 6, 2020 | Filed under: What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Rabbie: Scotland’s Superstar – Websters Theatre

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7th and 8th May, 2020 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ Captivate Theatre celebrate the life of Robert Burns, Scotland’s ploughman poet, saintly sinner and genius.  Frequently hilarious, often poignant and always witty, this musical celebration takes Rabbie Burns off the shortbread tin and brings him to full-blooded, all action life. See […]

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Underwood Lane by John Byrne, The Tron

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2 – 18 July, 2020 Tron Theatre Company in a co-production with Renfrewshire Leisure presents Underwood Lane – new musical play by John Byrne. Director: Andy Arnold ‘Underwood Lane – the Winter sun hangs like a suppurating boil glued to a giant sheet of dirty asbestos above the blackened tenements that rear up from the […]

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Don’t Stop Me Now, The Tron

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1 April, 2020 “A beautifully warm and moving human connection enabling me to drop more into myself.” Following a successful programme of Flames Guerrilla Sessions, The Flames return with Don’t Stop Me Now – a fully-rehearsed performance which challenges the taboos surrounding ageing. Taking artistic and thematic risks, Don’t Stop Me Now is a celebration of the superb stories […]

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Runner by Chris McQueer

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25 March, 2020 The Tron Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival  From the award-winning author of Hings and HWFG comes a brand-new play for the Glasgow International Comedy Festival 2020. Chris McQueer takes a look at social media celebrity culture with the story of Scotland’s most famous influencer, Agnes Aratoria. Unable to walk down the street without phones being pointed […]

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New Works Festival at Websters Theatre

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24, 25 and 26 February, 2020 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Kelvinbridge, Glasgow G4 9HZ New Works is a festival of brand new writing from Student Theatre at Glasgow (STAG). Each night consists of one short and one long play; written, directed and performed by STAG members. New Works is an opportunity for writers […]

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