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Backstage Tour: King's Theatre

Monthly Tours

Running time (approx.): 2 hours

King's Theatre

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Ticket Prices

£10* Friends £8*

* Ticket prices include a contribution to the Theatres Development Fund. A £1 handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.

Friends discount

Friends of Capital Theatres receive £2 off.

Following advice from the Scottish Government Capital Theatres can announce that we will be cancelling or postponing all performances and events at the Festival Theatre, the King’s Theatre and The Studio throughout March and April as an initial measure.

If you have booked tickets for a Backstage Tour during the above dates you will automatically receive a full refund over the coming weeks. Our box office staff will contact customers directly if there are any issues, please bear with us as we work through the refund process at this challenging time.

Take care.

Backstage Tour

Did you know that the King's Theatre opened in 1905 with the pantomime, Cinderella? Or that it has a stream running right underneath? Want to stand on stage and feel like a star?

This backstage tour is a great chance to go behind the scenes; see the workings of the theatre and walk down memory lane as we chat through the theatre's interesting history. Refreshments are included.

Wonderful way to spend a morning!

Backstage tour attendee

One of the best tours I have ever been on

If you wish to book BSL and enhanced hearing backstage tours, please contact Box Office on bookings@capitaltheatres.com in advance. If you have any access requirements, please contact Box Office on 0131 529 6000 before booking your space. Please note the King's Theatre currently has no lift. 

Capital Theatres aim to be accessible to all. We are committed to making your visit to our theatres as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. 

Find more information about access to the King's Theatre.

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