Season 2015-2016

To be announced - Re-opening Autumn 2015


           Panto now on sale!                            Beauty and the Beast

See What's On for details


        Miracle on Shakespeare St.

in aid of the First Base Agency food bank

Six great local bands + guests

Friday 18th December 7.00pm till late


Christine Bovill as


Saturday 19th December 7.30pm




The oldest working theatre in Scotland

Theatre Royal, Shakespeare Street, Dumfries

Scotland DG1 2JH , Tel: 01387 254209


We are proud to be supported by

Holywood Trust, D&G Council

Heritage Lottery Fund,

Creative Scotland

Robertson Trust,Monument Trust,  DTD Historic Scotland

  & Public donations.

Booking Information


Purchase tickets online at,  phone 01387 253383  or visit the Box Office at Midsteeple, High Street, Dumfries

(Open Tuesday to Friday 10am - 4pm, Saturday 10am - 1:30pm).


Tickets can also be purchased at theatre box office  30 min prior to  performance (subject to availability)



£10 adults £8 children

£1 off on December 2nd & 3rd

Guild of Players membership
Adults  £30.00
Junior Membership £15.00

Costume Hire


Please contact theatre royal

for making arrangements.

Phone :01387 254209

Guild of Players

The Guild of Players was founded as an amateur dramatic company in 1913. It has put on a season of plays for all but six of the years since then. There were no productions between 1915 and 1919, and none in 1944.

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