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Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

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Address: 100 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G2 3DB, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 141 332 5057
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The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is proud to be one of Scotland's...

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is proud to be one of Scotland's busiest performing arts venues, facilitating more than 500 performances every year in Drama, Musical Theatre, Dance and Music. Our busy Box Office issues over 52,000 tickets annually.

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Fridays at One!

This week's Friday lunchtime concert was the recital by Scottish Opera's Emerging Artists. What a joy! Excellent hall with superb acoustics, comfortable seats and delightful... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This week's Friday lunchtime concert was the recital by Scottish Opera's Emerging Artists. What a joy! Excellent hall with superb acoustics, comfortable seats and delightful singing. What a great way to spend an hour in the city!

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Brenda. Thank you for this great review. We're really happy to receive such high praise. I'll be sure to pass this onto the performers. More 

Houston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Tommy Smith and the Scottish National Jazz Orchestral featuring Arild Andersen, on bass, from Oslo, Norway playing Charlie Mingus.................fantastic! I've been here to listen to the SNJO lots of times but this was the best yet. Check this place out guys, next concert, ''Charlie Parker's Music''. Be there or be square!

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Ewan Thanks for this brilliant review. We're really pleased that you enjoyed this performance so much. I'll be sure to pass this onto the SNJO. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across the Juniors concert. At £3 it seemed like a good thing to visit. It was amazing and inspiring, with so many talented young people. All should be commended. Especially, Nicola Stevenron's flute playing was great and Joseph Pickering along with Jack Mellon on clarinet were superb. ..and they are young. Rebecca Steven on violin was great. Emma Bird... More 

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Maggie I'm glad you enjoyed the Juniors music concert so much. They definitely are the classical music star of the future! I'll be sure to pass your lovely comments onto the teaching staff. More 

Kilmarnock
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Attended the Cameron Mackintosh charity performance of the show "Cabaret" It was awesome, inspirational and deeply moving! The Conservatoire is perfect intimate venue for a show of this type/calibre! When you look at the photographs on the wall of famous performers who passed through their doors we should be extremely proud! Please support this venue, whether it's concerts, shows, recitals... More 

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Brian Thank you for your great feedback on the RCS production of Cabaret! It was definitely one of my favourites! We're all looking forward to seeing the BA Musical Theatre students in their next production of 'Return to the Forbidden Planet' in May. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Five star review for this phenomenal production. From beginning to end this show was simply the best.

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Katy I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the performance of 'Cabaret' so much. We've had amazing feedback on this production. The Musical Theatre students just keep getting better and better! More 

Dunblane, Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Great place to catch new faces, fresh productions and decent banter. Opera school's Cosi Fan Tutte just enjoyed, outstanding cast, excellent twist on setting and music played with a bit of period instrumentation thrown in. Tremendous all round. Only thing I'd want to change would be having cafe open for a short while after performances, loads of folk looking for... More 

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Thanks so much for your feedback and comments. Great to hear you enjoyed 'Cosi' so much. I'll pass on your comments re the cafe bar to our catering manager. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Each year I go to the opera that is put on at the Conservatoire in January to showcase the talent studying there . It never disappoints. The Athenaeum theatre is excellent and the student staff are always delightful

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Susan. Thank you for your kind review. I'm glad you enjoyed 'Cosi fan tutte'. It's proving to be a very popular production. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

I've been to see lots of music and dance stuff here. The helpful, willing staff are great and the auditorium and theatre are comfortable and modern. Can't speak for the quality of the courses but the infrastructure is top notch. Nice cafe and clean toilets. Win.

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for your great comments. Glad you had a good time. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

I didn't attend any functions or plays in the is building but from passing by you can see its a pretty impressive building and you must stop to look or take a photo.

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. Caryy. I hope you can pop into the building next time your passing, and maybe catch one of our performances. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

I visited this venue because I am a big fan of Colin Morgan (actor) and he studied here. This place has such a reputation of turning out some awesome talent! Tho that talent needs to have a bit of good groundwork and passion to even get into this school! I attended a recital concert here and the young ones who... More 

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Kenny M, Manager at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, responded to this review

Hi Sandi Thank you for your lovely feedback. I'm glad you had such an enjoyable visit at RCS. More 

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