Friendly and fun community theatre in the heart of Torbay: drama, live music, comedy and so much more. You can find our Covid-safety information here. Our box office is open Monday-Friday 1100-1500. We’re in Paignton town centre just minutes from Torquay, Brixham, Totnes and Newton Abbot. We look forward to welcoming you to the Palace Theatre.

Upcoming shows

The Ghost Train Bijou Theatre Productions Palace Theatre Paignton

The Ghost Train

Arnold Ridley’s classic drama, first produced in 1925 and filmed no less than 3 times. A very silly young man accidentally strands six passengers at a small Cornish wayside station.

Jack and the Beanstalk Pantomime Palace Theatre Paignton

Jack and the Beanstalk

Help guide Jack up the beanstalk to rescue the Princess from the scary giant with the help or hindrance of the usual panto characters both good and bad.

Complete Madness 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.

Rat Pack theatre show Palace Theatre Paignton Devon

Las Vegas Live with the Rat Pack and Marilyn

The music of Sinatra, Martin and Davis, in a fabulous show which brings the style and excitement of the Las Vegas heyday to vivid life.

The Doris Day Songbook Palace Theatre Paignton

Day at Night –The Doris Day Songbook

Celebrating the life of Doris Day, with hits from her songbook – songs, stories, anecdotes and facts about the life of this special lady.

BBC Radio 2 Jeremy Vine Palace Theatre Paignton

Happy Days are Here Again

Award-winning vocalists, amazing harmonies, and talented dancers with beautiful bespoke costumes. As feelgood show to lift your spirits – guaranteed to leave you smiling.

Dom Joly Palace Theatre Paignton

Dom Joly’s Holiday Snaps

Dom Joly, creator of Trigger Happy TV, writer and broadcaster is undertaking his first UK tour since 2011, giving fans a rare opportunity to see him live.

Genesis Connected Palace Theatre Paignton

Genesis Connected

After their sell out show in 2019, the fabulous Genesis Connected are back on our stage!  A little later than planned, but worth waiting for.

The Elvis Years - the Story of the King

Lady Boys of Bangkok - Flights of Fancy

Climb aboard for the trip of a lifetime as the world’s most glamorous showgirls (who just happen to be men!) send you soaring to spectacular diamante-dipped song and dance destinations.

Latest news

Support Your Co-op Local Cause

Support Your Co-op Local Cause

We’re raising funds to increase our community activities in Stage Left through the Co-op Local Community Fund. Choose Jazz Hands CIC as your Co-op Local Cause and help to make a difference.

Bingo’s Back in 2022

Bingo’s Back in 2022

Come along and enjoy an entertaining afternoon in Stage Left as bingo returns in January 2022! Our friendly, monthly sessions will be great fun and a chance to see old friends again and make new ones.

New winter programme out now…

New winter programme out now…

Get browsing and plan your winter of entertainment; we’ve a programme packed with some amazing shows here at the Palace. It’s a particularly warm welcome back Paignton Pantomime Productions.

The Palace Theatre Paignton