Glasgow has no shortage of great entertainment. Whether you’re looking for a musical, dance or theatre – we have it all.
Here are just a few of the best theatre shows coming to Glasgow’s iconic King’s Theatre over the next few months.
Monday 21 – Saturday 26 May
Coming straight from London’s West End, Thriller Live is a musicial spectacular celebrating one of the world’s greatest entertainers.
The show takes audiences on a journey through the magic of Michael Jackson’s 40 year career.
With a running time of over two hours, the show will feature non-stop hits from pop, rock, soul and disco while paying homage to the magic of Michael Jackson’s live performances.
Buy tickets for Thriller Live here.
Titanic The Musical
Monday 28 – Saturday 2 June
One of the most tragic disasters of the 20th century will be revisited through this production focusing on the hopes, dreams and aspirations of passengers on the Titanic.
The original Broadway production of Titanic the Musical won five Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book.
Buy tickets Titanic the Musical here.
20th Century Boy
Monday June 4 – 6
20th Century Boy will tell the life story of the musical legend Marc Bolan and his band T.Rex.
The show explores some of the twists and turns in the fascinating life of the musician – one of the biggest rock stars the UK has ever seen.
Buy tickets for 20th Century Boy here.
Thursday June 7 – 9
Demonstrating traditional circus skills, Cirque Berserk! Will be celebrating the 250th anniversary of the invention of circus.
Created especially for the theatre, the show will combine cirque-style artistry with stunt action, and the standard jugglers, acrobats and aerialists.
Buy tickets for Cirque Berserk! here.
Sunshine on Leith
Monday June 18 – 23
One of Scotland’s most famous musicals will be returning to the King’s for the first time since 2010.
The show will follow the highs and lows of Ally and his friend Davy as they return home to Leith from the army and include songs including I’m Gonna Be (500 miles), Sunshine on Leith, Letter from America and I’m On My Way.
Buy tickets Sunshine on Leith here.
June 26 – July 7
Take That’s new musical will tell the story of the boyband whose songs because the soundtrack to millions of lives.
The show follows a group of five 16-year-old girls in 1992, to whom the band is everything. 25 years on, we are reunited with the group of friends who try to fulfill their dream of meeting their heroes.
Featuring the music of Take That, including Never Forget, Back For Good, A Million Love Songs, Greatest Day and Rule The World.
The winners from the BBC’s Let it Shine, Five to Five, will also take to the stage.
Buy tickets for The Band here.
Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart story
Sunday July 8
For one night only, Glasgow will be able to enjoy the colourful back catalogue of one of rocks greatest icons – Rod Stewart.
Some Guys Have All The Luck is a brand new theatrical production celebrating the career of the superstar.
Paul Metcalfe will be embodying Sir Rod Stewart to perform songs including Maggie May, Da Ya Think I’m Sexy and Sailing.
Buy tickets for Some Guys Have All The Luck here.
Audiences will be able to thank Abba for the music at the world’s number one touring Abba tribute production.
The show features a special concert presentation, which celebrates the music of Abba in a way that all fans can enjoy.
Buy tickets for the show Abba Mania here.
Fame the Musical
July 30 – August 4
Probably one of the most famous musicals of all time, Fame The Musical will be stopping off in Glasgow.
The show follows the lives of students at New York’s High School for the Performing Arts as they navigate their way through the highs and lows of life.
Buy tickets for Fame the Musical here.
Source : HeraldScotland