Take your seat and enjoy the show! The Palace Theatre is open all year with an exciting and varied programme of live music, drama, comedy, variety and celebrity appearances. We’re in Paignton town centre just minutes from Torquay, Brixham, Totnes and Newton Abbot.

Upcoming shows

The Best of Take That Palace Theatre Paignton

Mark Watson: How You Can Almost Win

★★★★ “This is a stand-up operating at the very top of his game” Independent | ★★★★ “A quick-fire hour of fun” Metro

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Go fund me...keep live theatre alive in Paignton

Thank you for helping us to reach nearly two thirds of our fund raising target and make the theatre even better!  GO FUND ME

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Rave on with The Bluejays

Charting the meteoric rise of Rock and Roll, Rave On is a thrilling tour through music’s most revolutionary decade –  a musical experience like no other.

Michael Portillo

Michael Portillo

Michael talks about his remarkable life, with considerable flair and humour.  A lively and fascinating event not to be missed!

Diamonds are forever

DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER is a fabulous celebration of the music of Dame Shirley Bassey and Neil Diamond.  All the hits and all the fun.

Jack and the Beanstalk Pantomime Palace Theatre Paignton

Circus of Horrors

Whether a Rock fan or theatre goer The Circus of Horrors has something for everyone.

Barricade Boys

The Barricade Boys

Direct from London’s West End. Powerhouse vocals, slick dance routines and an incredible array of varied music transport you back through every era, right up to modern day. 

Lipservice Palace Theatre Paignton

Jenny Eclair: Sixty! (FFS!)

Having hit 60 (but still a year younger than Madonna), Jenny Eclair AKA ‘The Face of Vagisan’ confronts a new decade of decrepitude.

Lipservice Palace Theatre Paignton

Kerry Godliman BOSH

Kerry’s back on tour after what she thought would be a little ‘she’ time. No chance. Her bosh-like nature will never let her rest.  

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Sharing your love for live theatre

Sharing your love for live theatre

The Palace Theatre wore its Valentine’s Day colours especially for you at the weekend and you responded by showing your love for live theatre. 

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