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.

Grease The Musical at Websters Theatre Glasgow West End

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2 – 4 June, 2022 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ Grease is the word! The ultimate feel-good, pick-me up musical – an electrifying extravaganza, packed with fun, energy and vibrant physicality – Grease! With its phenomenal score, bursting with hits including Summer Nights, Greased Lightnin’, Hopelessly Devoted to You and You’re […]

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Monday, May 9, 2022 | Filed under: What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Bend It Like Bertie at Websters

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24 – 26 May, 2022 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Rd, Glasgow G4 9HZ Denise Mullen is a divorced mother of two teenagers, cares for her elderly father and has an extremely stressful job. The only thing that is keeping Denise sane is her beloved Celtic. They are stockpiling trophies and Denise knows just how […]

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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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Rose at OranMor

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Thursday, 28 April, 2022 at 7 pm The Venue, OranMor, Top of Byres Road, G12 Rose Written By Lorna Martin Directed by Maureen Carr Based on real life, Rose tells the incredible, uplifting and inspiring story of an underdog, working-class teenager from Ayrshire who refused to play by society’s discriminatory rules, and who overcame numerous obstacles, including […]

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This Is Where We Get Off – Websters Theatre

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Thursday 21 April, 2022 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Rd, Glasgow G4 9HZ This Is Where We Get Off follows the Moffatt family through some of the most difficult days of their lives. Yvonne is seven months pregnant, her husband Phillip is constantly disappearing and leaving dodgy phone bills behind. Their eighteen your old son […]

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The David MacLennan Award – A Play, A Pie and A Pint

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Named in honour of PPP’s founder, The David MacLennan Award aims to uncover new writing talent by providing first-time writers with the opportunity to have their work professionally developed and produced, before being presented for the first time on stage at A Play, A Pie and A Pint. Longlisted Submissions 2022 A Play, a Pie and a […]

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Friday, April 15, 2022 | Filed under: What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Addicted the Musical at Websters

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7 – 9 April, 2022 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ (adjacent to Kelvinbridge Underground) Addicted The Musical tells the story of a brother and sister’s struggle with drug and alcohol addiction. A tragi-comic tale, with songs that reflect the pain and despair, the joy and the sorrow of those caught in […]

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Islets of Silence at Mugdock Theatre

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Sunday, 3 April, 2022 at 2.30 p.m. Mugdock Theatre, Milngavie, Glasgow  G62 8E A thought-provoking yet funny story about the Gourley family and their journey when someone is diagnosed with Pacreatic Cancer. About this event The Gourley family of four enjoy life. Yes, they have their ups and downs, but their closeness is never in […]

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The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe review by Danielle O’Neill

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The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe at Theatre Royal, Glasgow – March 2022 The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe is a childhood favourite of mine and this production did not disappoint.  We were transported to the time of WW2 evacuations, to the elderly Uncle’s house then to the magical world of Narnia seamlessly. […]

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022 | Filed under: What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Myra’s Story, Websters Theatre

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The Glasgow premiere run of record breaking, award winning Irish play, MYRA’S STORY, takes place in Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ Monday 25th July to Saturday 30th July, 2022 The Friday and Saturday night shows have already sold out. The other 4 nights have tickets, but these too will soon be […]

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Drag Opticon at Britannica Panopticon

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April Fools  – Friday, 1 April, 2022, 7.30 p.m. for 8 p.m. start Monthly Live Drag Show The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall 117 Trongate, Glasgow G1 5HD Tickets £20 Drag-Opticon is an inclusive monthly live drag show taking place on the first Friday of the month. Featuring the iconic international performing power couple, the award […]

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Scottish Opera in Cumbernauld – Opera Highlights

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19 March, 2022 Cumbernauld Theatre at Lanternhouse Roll up, roll up! Opera Highlights is coming to town – a night of entertainment like no other! This Spring, join us as we take you through the greatest hits and lesser-known gems of the repertoire – think La bohème, Faust, Billy Budd, Die Fledermaus and more – in one fast-paced, heartfelt show. These […]

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School of Rock, Theatre Royal Glasgow

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7 – 12 March, 2022 Theatre Royal,  282 Hope St, Glasgow G2 3QA Get ready to stick it to the man because Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End and Broadway hit musical School of Rock is coming to rock out at Theatre Royal Glasgow! School of Rock is the global hit musical based on the iconic […]

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Derren Brown, Kings Theatre, Glasgow

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4 – 12 March, 2022 Kings Theatre, 297 Bath St, Glasgow G2 4JN The multi award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history! The closest out galaxy […]

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Jordan Mackampa at Cottiers

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2 March, 2022 – 7 p.m. Cottiers Theatre, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow G11 5PU Jordan Mackampa Solo Tour Singer/Songwriter Jordan Mackampa is often described as a troubadour, an artist with timeless soul and lyrics drenched in heart felt empathy. As a man who was born in Kinshasa, grew up in London and became an artist […]

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3 Women and a Boaby, McChuills GICF

Tuesday 15 March, 2022 – 8 p.m. McChuills, 80 High St, Glasgow G1 1NL Part of Glasgow International Comedy Festival 2022  8 – 27 March, 2022 “Sick of seeing stand-up comedy shows with the standard token woman on the bill? So are we! 3 Women and a Boaby, hosted by Susan Riddell (as seen on […]

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Glasgow International Comedy Festival 2022

8 – 27 March, 2022 in Venues across Glasgow Tickets for 2022 programme showcasing the best talent from Scotland and beyond are on sale, with side-splitting performances from both household names and rising stars Book tickets 2 Women and a Boaby Tuesday 15 March, 2022 – 8 p.m. McChuills, 80 High St, Glasgow G1 1NL […]

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Moorcroft, The Tron

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Runs until 5 March, 2022 WORLD PREMIERE A team. A team of wit? A team of players. A bunch of mates coming the gither to huv a kick aboot. Wits new? Garry’s turned 50 but doesn’t feel like celebrating. Exhausted from years spent wrapped in regret, he begins to relive ‘the glory days’ trying to […]

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The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – Theatre Royal

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1 – 5 March, 2022 Theatre Royal, 282 Hope St, Glasgow G2 3QA Direct from London, the acclaimed production of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is coming to Glasgow. Step through the wardrobe into the magical kingdom of Narnia for the most mystical of adventures in a faraway land. Join Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter […]

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Thursday, February 17, 2022 | Filed under: What's on in Glasgow: Theatre and Comedy

Orphans, National Theatre of Scotland

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SEC, Armadillo 6 – 9 April, 2022 Buy tickets New Scottish Musical, On Tour 1 – 30 April, 2022 Greenock, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Inverness Further details National Theatre of Scotland Glasgow, 1998, one hell of a storm is ripping through the city. The Flynn siblings just need to survive the night and make it to […]

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Company at Websters

31 March – 2 April, 2022 Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G3 9HZ On the night of his 35th birthday, Robert struggles to think of a wish to make as he blows out his birthday candles. The lone bachelor surrounded by “those good and crazy people” — his married friends — Robert is […]

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Vivace Theatre School, Annual Junior Theatre Production

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Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 February,2022 Tickets and information – 2 shows each day Websters Theatre, 416 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HZ Decisions about Vivace showcase are being taken weekly in line with current Scottish Government Guidelines. Websters are working with Vivace to ensure that everyone will get to see their child perform. If […]

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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! Sunday 23 January, 2022 With guest host Rosco. 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 including both new and […]

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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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Snow White and the Teeny Tiny MacTitches, Mugdock Theatre

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3rd –  28th December, 2021 (various dates and times) Panto is back at Mugdock! Fizzgig Theatre are back with their ever popular Panto and this year’s show is SNOW WHITE AND THE TEENY TINY MACTITCHIES. There are various dates and times between the 3 and 28 December . To buy tickets Call 0141 956 6100, […]

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Cinderella at Beacons Art Centre, Greenock

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10 December – 21 December, 2021  The Beacon Arts Centre, Custom House Quay, Greenock PA15 1HJ For more information, please get in touch 01475723723 Beacon Arts Centre Get your tickets for the biggest ball in town this Christmas at the Beacon! Get your tickets for the biggest ball in town this Christmas at the Beacon […]

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Cinderella, Kings Theatre, Glasgow

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27 November, 2021 – 2 January, 2022 Kings Theatre, 267 Bath Street, Glasgow G2 4JN With Elaine C. Smith and Johnny Mac Join Cinderella as she goes from rags to riches, outwits her wicked sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming. Packed with all of the traditional pantomime ingredients audiences expect, Cinderella features laugh-out-loud comedy, […]

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Cinderella, Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

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3 December, 2021 – 8 January, 2022 Pavilion Theatre, 121 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 3AX You Shall Go To The Ball. It’s one of the most Magical stories that has stood the test of time. For generations there is one pantomime that everyone loves and it’s back at the Pavilion Theatre Glasgow. It’s the classic […]

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Peter Pan at Eastwood Park Theatre

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Fri 26 November  – Thu 30 December, 2021 Eastwood Park Theatre, Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock, G46 6UG – 0141 577 4956 Come sail on the Jolly Roger on a magical journey with Peter Pan back to Neverland, Meet the Lost Boys and the Mermaids, do battle with Pirates and  keep away from the evil Captain […]

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Jack and the Beanstalk, The Fort Theatre, Bishopbriggs

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 Thursday  2nd December 2021 – Saturday  18th December 2021 The Fort Theatre, Bishopbriggs, Bishopbriggs, G64 2DW Fantastically funny family pantomime. Sing along with all the songs Will Jack defeat the giant? Will the evil Mrs Plunder win? Can Fairy Flora help them all? Brilliant show for wee kids and big kids! Not to be missed! […]

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