Family friendly Theatres in and around Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our local theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

Airdrie Town Hall

Airdrie Town Hall

Airdrie
Find out what's on at Airdrie Town Hall and book your tickets online with What's On Lanarkshire!Built in 1912. This traditional style town hall comprises...
Ayr Gaiety Theatre

Ayr Gaiety Theatre

Ayr
For over 100 years, we’ve hosted the very best in Scottish Variety. Situated in the heart of Ayrshire, The Gaiety is the last of its kind on the British...
Beacon Arts Centre

Beacon Arts Centre

Greenock
The Beacon, opened January 2013, at Customhouse Quay in Greenock and overlooks the River Clyde estuary towards the hills of Argyll and Dunbartonshire....
Biggar Puppet Theatre

Biggar Puppet Theatre

Biggar
Victorian Style Puppet Theatre - The home of International Purves Puppets. Theatre seating 100 showing special glow in the dark large scale puppet shows...
Citizens Theatre

Citizens Theatre

Glasgow South Side
The home of great theatre in Glasgow. See www.citz.co.uk for shows & project info. Box Office 0141 429 0022We present a mixture of contemporary versions...
City Halls

City Halls

Glasgow City Centre
No matter which concert you choose, from orchestral to the more intimate recital, the sound in the Grand Hall will be breathtaking. The traditional shoebox...
Cottiers

Cottiers

Glasgow West End
Cottiers is a historic building located in the heart of Glasgow's West end that boasts a recently renovated theatre, restaurant and bar.Cottiers TheatreCottiers...
Cumbernauld Theatre

Cumbernauld Theatre

Cumbernauld
Find out what's on at Cumbernauld Theatre and book your tickets online with What's On Lanarkshire!Cumbernauld Theatre is one of Scotland’s oldest and...
Denny Civic Theatre

Denny Civic Theatre

Dumbarton
The Denny Civic is a fantastic wee theatre located in the heart of Dumbarton town centre. Home to some great shows, stand-up comedy and live music.
East Kilbride Arts Centre

East Kilbride Arts Centre

East Kilbride
The East Kilbride Arts Centre is an extremely popular venue for drama, visual arts, music, comedy and film productions, and classes and courses. A number...
East Kilbride Village Theatre

East Kilbride Village Theatre

East Kilbride
Situated in the beautiful heart of the old village of East Kilbride, within walking distance of train and bus connections, and in close proximity to a...
Eastwood Park Theatre

Eastwood Park Theatre

Giffnock
Find out what's on at Eastwood Park Theatre in Giffnock and book your tickets online with What's On East Renfrewshire!Eastwood Park Theatre is an outstanding...
Edinburgh Playhouse

Edinburgh Playhouse

Edinburgh New Town
Find out what's on at the Edinburgh Playhouse and book your tickets online with What's On Edinburgh!The Edinburgh Playhouse is a former cinema in Edinburgh...
Festival Theatre Edinburgh

Festival Theatre Edinburgh

Edinburgh South
The Edinburgh Festival Theatre is a performing arts venue used primarily for performances of opera and ballet, large-scale musical events, and touring...
Fort Theatre

Fort Theatre

Bishopbriggs
The Fort Theatre is home to the Antonine Theatre Group who perform at least two full-length plays and a pantomime per season. Cabaret nights are also...
Gilmorehill Theatre

Gilmorehill Theatre

Glasgow West End
Gilmorehill Theatre G12 is run by Glasgow University and housed in a modern church conversion. In addition to the theatre the building also contains a...
Glasgow Film Theatre

Glasgow Film Theatre

Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow Film Theatre is an independent cinema in Glasgow showing over 600 great films each year an is also home of the Glasgow Film Festival!
Govanhill Baths

Govanhill Baths

Glasgow South Side
The Govanhill Baths is a community hub based in the heart of Govanhill providing free Health and Wellbeing educational workshops and classes for the local...
Harbour Arts Centre

Harbour Arts Centre

Irvine
Recognised as the cultural hub for North Ayrshire, Harbour Arts Centre (HAC) presents quality exhibitions, art and drama classes, theatre, comedy, live...
Joytown Grand Electric Theatre

Joytown Grand Electric Theatre

Glasgow City Centre
Joytown Grand Electric Theatre is a multi-arts event space in Glasgow's prominent chinatown. Most recently a disused snooker hall that lay empty for years...
Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre

Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre

Glasgow West End
The Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre was built in 1925 and was in use until 1999. It is a Category B listed building and listed within Glasgow's...
Kilmardinny Arts Centre

Kilmardinny Arts Centre

Bearsden
This gracious A-listed Georgian mansion, surrounded by attractively landscaped gardens operates primarily as an arts centre, delivering a diverse range...
Kings Theatre Edinburgh

Kings Theatre Edinburgh

Edinburgh South
One of Britain’s most opulent touring venues, the King’s Theatre has recently undergone a major refurbishment which has seen big improvements for...
Kings Theatre Glasgow

Kings Theatre Glasgow

Glasgow City Centre
Find out what's on at the King's Theatre Glasgow and book your tickets online with What's On Glasgow!The Kings Theatre Glasgow is one of Scotland's most...
Lanark Memorial Hall

Lanark Memorial Hall

Lanark
Lanark Memorial Hall is a Grade B listed building constructed in 1926 in memory of the 232 men belonging to Lanark and District who lost their lives in...
Macrobert Arts Centre

Macrobert Arts Centre

Stirling
Macrobert Arts Centre is a multi-arts complex located in Stirling. Film, theatre, dance, music, cafe bar, family-friendly programme - they have something...
Magnum Leisure Centre

Magnum Leisure Centre

Irvine
Leisure PoolLeisure Pool with main pool, children's beach area, lazy river, family slides and teaching pool.Health SuiteIncludes a Sauna and Steam Cabin...
manipulate Festival

manipulate Festival

Edinburgh West
manipulate Visual Theatre Festival is produced by Puppet Animation Scotland. Puppet Animation Scotland champions visual theatre, puppetry and animation...
Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre

Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre

Motherwell
Find out what's on at Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre and book your tickets online with What's On Lanarkshire!Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre...
New Athenaeum Theatre

New Athenaeum Theatre

Glasgow City Centre
The New Athenaeum Theatre is the principal venue for plays, musicals, and opera. It seats 343, with a stage the same size as the London Palladium’s,...
Paisley Arts Centre

Paisley Arts Centre

Paisley
Paisley Arts Centre is one of Scotland's most vibrant and exciting venues, programmed all year round with a diverse range of drama, dance, physical theatre...
Platform Glasgow

Platform Glasgow

Glasgow East End
Paltform Glasgow is the arts centre at the heart of The Bridge in Glasgow.Offering a year round performance programme, participation classes, education...
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Glasgow City Centre
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland offer expert training in music, drama, dance, technical & production arts and screen. We offer short courses, summer...
Royal Lyceum Theatre

Royal Lyceum Theatre

Edinburgh Old Town
Welcome to The Lyceum, home to one of Scotland's largest and most successful producing companies. Our main output is our Season of high-quality drama...
Rutherglen Town Hall

Rutherglen Town Hall

Rutherglen
Rutherglen Town Hall was originally constructed in 1862 and following a £12.5m refurbishment - this grade A listed site reopened in 2005 and is now a...
Scottish Event Campus

Scottish Event Campus

Glasgow City Centre
Find out what's on at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow and book your tickets online with What's On Glasgow!The Scottish Event Campus (SEC) is...
Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre

Glasgow West End
The Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre comprises a theatre (80 seats), museum and education unit. It houses an extensive mask & puppet library & archive,...
Scottish Storytelling Centre

Scottish Storytelling Centre

Edinburgh Old Town
The Scottish Storytelling Centre is a vibrant arts venue with a seasonal programme of live storytelling, theatre, music, exhibitions, workshops, family...
SEC Armadillo

SEC Armadillo

Glasgow City Centre
The SEC Armadillo (formerly known as the Clyde Auditorium) is more than just a fantastic, purpose-built venue; it's been described as Glasgow's most iconic...
SEC Centre

SEC Centre

Glasgow City Centre
Find out what's on at the SEC Centre Glasgow and book your tickets online with What's On Glasgow!The SEC Centre is Scotland's premier national venue for...
Strathaven Town Mill Arts and Heritage Centre

Strathaven Town Mill Arts and Heritage Centre

Strathaven
The Town Mill was built in the 17th century in the shadow of Strathaven Castle, another well known historic landmark. Known throughout the county for...
Summerhall

Summerhall

Edinburgh South
Summerhall is open to the public all year round and hosts events in all the City’s major festivals. But it’s far more than Edinburgh’s newest and...
The Albert Halls

The Albert Halls

Stirling
Since its opening over a hundred years ago, the Albert Halls has been at the heart of Stirling's artistic and civic life, attracting many high-profile...
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall

The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall

Glasgow City Centre
The Britannia Music Hall (The Panopticon) in Trongate, Glasgow, Scotland is the oldest surviving music hall in the world.Built in 1857 by Thomas Gildard...
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Glasgow City Centre
Whether you're simply visiting the city, or a true Glaswegian, you won't fail to be caught up in the magic of Scotland's premier music venue, the Glasgow...
The Mitchell Library

The Mitchell Library

Glasgow City Centre
The Mitchell Library is one of Europe’s largest public libraries with over one million items of stock and is the hub of a city-wide information service...
The Old Fruitmarket

The Old Fruitmarket

Glasgow City Centre
Prepare to be caught under the spell of the Old Fruitmarket as soon as you walk through its doors! Hidden from view in the city’s cultural Merchant...
The Palace Theatre

The Palace Theatre

Kilmarnock
The Palace Theatre is a 500 seat theatre which offers a year round programme of music, comedy, drama, dance and light entertainment, offering something...
The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow

The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow

Glasgow City Centre
It's great for comedy. It's great for music. It's great for variety. It's great for you! The Pavilion Theatre is Glasgow's favourite variety theatre.Designed...
The Queens Hall Edinburgh

The Queens Hall Edinburgh

Edinburgh South
The Queen's Hall is a 900-capacity music venue, situated on Clerk Street in Edinburgh, Scotland. Originally built in 1823 as Hope Park Chapel, it was...
The Ramshorn Theatre

The Ramshorn Theatre

Glasgow City Centre
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The SSE Hydro

The SSE Hydro

Glasgow City Centre
Find out what's on at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow and book your tickets online with What's On Glasgow!The SSE Hydro is a purpose built entertainment venue...
The Tower Digital Arts Centre

The Tower Digital Arts Centre

Helensburgh
The Tower in Helensburgh is a new centre dedicated to Arts & Digital learning, development & performance. Located in the heart of the town on Sinclair...
The Town House Hamilton

The Town House Hamilton

Hamilton
The Town House Hamilton is a Category "A" listed building of Edwardian Baroque Style. The Town House underwent a £9m refurbishment with support from...
Theatre Royal Glasgow

Theatre Royal Glasgow

Glasgow City Centre
Find out what's on at the Theatre Royal Glasgow and book your tickets online with What's On Glasgow!The Theatre Royal's first theatre opened in 1867 and...
Tolbooth

Tolbooth

Stirling
The award-winning Tolbooth is Stirling's venue for music, performance and classes.Re-opened in 2002, after a sensational restoration and redesign by award...
Tramway

Tramway

Glasgow South Side
Tramway is an international art-space that commissions, produces and presents contemporary arts projects.Our vision is to inspire and add to our understanding...
Traverse Theatre

Traverse Theatre

Edinburgh West
The Traverse Theatre began life in 1963 as a theatre club in an abandoned brothel in Edinburgh's Lawnmarket. The theatre is so named because its first...
Tron Theatre

Tron Theatre

Glasgow City Centre
The Tron has been a familiar landmark in Glasgow's Merchant City area for centuries and a popular cultural venue for over twenty years. The Tron Theatre...
Usher Hall

Usher Hall

Edinburgh West
Since 1896, when Andrew Usher made his historic gift of �100,000 to the City of Edinburgh to found a concert hall, the Usher Hall has become one of...
Websters Theatre

Websters Theatre

Glasgow West End
Websters has reopened as the city’s newest theatre, formerly the Lansdowne Parish Church, an A-listed Gothic Revival church built by John Honeyman in...