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

Sound of the Sixties with The Zoots

Experience THE Sixties show that’s wowing audiences around the world, selling out and headlining venues from the Palladium to Old Trafford – with the spectacular sounds of The Zoots!

The Beach Boys Tribute Show

Spread the word – they’re back at The Palace!  After a successful tour of 2019, this block buster Beach Boys Tribute comes back to the Palace Theatre Paignton as part of their 2020 UK tour.

The Bootleg Shadows

A Must-See Concert Tribute to the World’s greatest instrumental group – a night of foot tapping classics, celebrating the music of The Shadows & Cliff Richard, with plenty of humour to make it a night out to remember!

David Harper's a 'Romp with the Georgians'

The show takes a funny look at life during the period from 1714-1830. A time in Britain of growth (e.g. empire) discoveries (e.g. Australia) inventions (e.g. roller skates) and shocking tales (e.g. electrified beds!)

Strangers on a train set

With clever use of projection and multiple train sets, LipService give you a whistle stop tour that will leave you breathless and racing for the refreshment coach. 

The Laurel and Hardy of literary deconstruction” The Independent

Lucy Worsley - A very British murder

An illustrated tour through the dark story of our fascination with murder, with renowned historian Lucy Worsley.

From a Regency serial killer to Agatha Christie, this is the story of how crime was turned into art.

Latest news

From the heart

From the heart

We remain positive. We will be back in the spotlight once this awful drama is over.  The show will go on. We don’t know when this will be, but we’d just ask that you all keep a light on for live theatre.

Thank you

Thank you

A standing ovation to our fabulous supporters. Your donations mean the world to us.

The Palace Theatre Paignton