A brief history of the Turner Prize

    Backgrou​nd The Turner Prize is awarded to a British artist under 50 for an outstanding exhibition or other presentation of their work in the preceding year.  Every other year, the prize leaves Tate Britain and is presented at a venue outside London. For 2015, that venue will be Tramway...

    Cafe and Hidden Gardens Closed Friday 12 June

    Posted on 10 June 2015 in News

    ​Please note that the Tramway Cafe and Hidden Gardens will be closed to the public on Friday 12 June for an event. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause. The venue will be open as normal from Saturday 13

    Jessica Ramm Preview

    ​Friday 13 March! Get that date in your diary as we have another preview we would like to see you at Artist Jessica Ramm presents her new work Earth Rise in our Tramway 5 space. Feel free to drop in anytime betweem 7 and 9 pm. RSVP to our Facebook event

    Dance International Glasgow is now live!

    ​Love to watch dance? Talk about dance? Learn dance? Or do you just like to . .well dance! Check out Dance International Glasgow - a new biennial dance event for Glasgow and Scotland.  From end of April - beginning of June there will be events that will make you laugh and cry, question and be...

    And we have a name

    ​News just in . . . Award winning theatre company and Tramway favourites Junction 25 have released that their new show, opening at Tramway later in March, will be called 5.9 million We will be in interviewing the cast soon so watch this

    SAVE THE DATE: Two Previews this January

    ​Get the following date in your diary, Thu 29 January 2015 Why? Because we have two previews of exhibitions by Laura Aldridge in Tramway 2 and James Rigler in Tramway 5. Admission is free and you can drop in any time between 7 and 9pm. See you

    Mike Nelson Finissage Event

    Fri 9 January 2015 7 - 9pm.Free, all welcome Tramway invites you to celebrate the closing of Mike Nelson’s exhibition Eighty circles through Canada (the last possessions of an Orcadian mountain man).   Mike Nelson is best known for his labyrinthine architectural installations that unfold as...

    Reviews for Glimmer are in

    ​We interviewed the audience for Saturday night's preview of Glimmer and there was a resounding thumbs up and "Go see it!" Hear what they had to say here. The Herald were in agreement giving the show ★★★★ and saying "we laugh even more, because on-stage, as in life, they are a...

    Glimmer trailer is now live

    Glimmer -a festive show at Tramway by Glas(s) Performance Glimmer features real-life sisters Rosie and Megan Reid in their attempt to explore the real meaning of the season. It’s the run-up to Christmas and Megan is struggling to get into the mood – everything just feels difficult this year and...

    Audiences get a first look at Glimmer

    Last week the Glimmer cast and crew invited an audience to see what they had done so far and to feed back their thoughts. We were also there to ask them what they thought. Click here to find out And. . .The Guardian has named Glimmer one of their best festive shows this Christmas -read more

    Mike Nelson exhibition postponed

    ​Due to circumstances outwith our control the opening of Mike Nelson's exhibition has been postponed. We hope to be able to resolve this issue in the near future and will issue a fresh update as soon as we can. We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and would ask you to alert anyone you...

    Wi-fi now working

    We are pleased to report the Wi-fi in our cafe bar is now working. The cafe-bar will also be open as normal with a new menu from 25th October. We apologise for any inconvenience the temporary reduction in service has

    Save the date Mike Nelson preview

    ​Date for your diary! We will preview Eighty Circles through Canada (the last possessions of an Orcadian mountain man) by Mike Nelson next month. Drop in anytime between 7 and 9pm on Fri 14 November and be the first to see this artists' work. RSVP

    Discounted Dracula tickets for young people

    Trick or Treat?  ​A Halloween themed night for young people at Tramway. Thu 30 October 5 - 7:30pm     To celebrate the performance of Dracula by Mark Bruce Company, we are hosting a special pre-show event, Trick or Treat? The night will feature drop-in workshops and activities, all tailor-made...

    Please don't be late for Tomorrow

    There is a strict no latecommers policy for Vanishing Point's performance Tomorrow. Please allow yourself plenty of time to get to Tramway - we really dont want you to miss the show. Please also note tickets are non

    Cathy Wilkes late opening

    We are pleased to announce that the Cathy Wilkes exhibition will be open 7 - 9pm on Fri 19 September. If you are attending the Charlotte Prodger performance at 8:30pm that night why not pop in for a