Pantomines are normally associated with the Christmas period, but over the decades this has not always been the case.
The theatre was hailed as "probably the finest theatre in Britain outside of London" with residents eagerly awaiting its opening.
Aberdeen is in for another festive treat this year as the stars of Aberdeen's biggest panto return to spread Christmas cheer across the North-east.
As an X Factor contestant, Lucie Jones impressed Simon Cowell and sang in front of millions of viewers every week.
Joyce Falconer has played many characters during her time on the stage and screen, from River City's Roisin to Jean Guthrie in Sunset Song.
Leading lights are being sought to help shape the performing arts scene in the Granite City.
Soul superstar Laura Mvula will headline the return of Aberdeen's hugely popular True North festival.
With her tongue firmly in her cheek Elaine C Smith says: "I don't think Donald Trump could wander into a nursery and ask for an orphan for Christmas, there might be some red tape involved."
When Rebecca Freckleton was growing up she used to sing Whitney Houston songs into her hairbrush.
It is a puppet show packed with furry characters, a colourful set and catchy songs ... but Avenue Q is anything but child-friendly.
Talented North-east musicians are being offered the chance to prove they have The X Factor - by a former winner of the TV talent show.
A WELL-KNOWN classical singer is set to perform at an Aberdeen venue for a one-off charity event.
FANS of superstar scientist Professor Brian Cox are in for a stellar night when he arrives in the Granite City.
ONE of West End's biggest musical hits - The Commitments - is coming out of London and straight to Aberdeen on its UK tour.
FOUR talented boys have won the role of a lifetime in this year's Peter Pan pantomime.
ONE of the world’s most popular classical singers, Russell Watson, is set to hit the high notes for his North-east fans.
BUDDING theatre stars are being offered the chance to star in this year's panto at His Majesty's panto ... oh, yes they are!
GARETH Gates' North-east fans are going to cut loose ... their Pop Idol is coming to Aberdeen to star in Footloose.
IN 2012, Dirty Dancing became the fastest-selling and highest-grossing show of all time at His Majesty's.
GRAMMY Award-winning jazz and soul sensation Gregory Porter is to perform at Aberdeen's His Majesty's Theatre next year, it was announced today.
WHAT could be better than Jason Donovan playing an Aberdeen gig? Jason Donovan playing two Aberdeen gigs.
THINK of Geordie comic Ross Noble, and what's the first thing to come to mind?
THE glittering cast and a new date has been announced for a smash West End hit heading for Aberdeen.
WITH saloons, sing-alongs and sass-a-plenty from the lead sharpshooter, Calamity Jane takes the classic film to stage, effortlessly, lassoing the audience right from the start.
A HIT musical phenomenon that has flown into Aberdeen had the audience on their feet on its opening night.