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

Wreath Making Workshops

Our fabulous wreath making workshops will be going ahead has planned this year, socially distanced, safe and lots of fun. Last few spaces available – Book early.

Solve along a Murder She Wrote

Cult hit event Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote comes to Paignton with an interactive screening of the classic Murder, She Wrote episode “A Christmas Secret”. 

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Buttons - A one man Panto

Ten minutes into what should have been Cinderella, Buttons realises he’s on his own – the rest of the cast have been furloughed. A one man, fun filled panto for all the family to enjoy!

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Fasten your seat belts as we take off on a COVID SAFE magical carpet ride to Old Peking to meet Aladdin and his hard working mother and local laundress, Widow Twankey.

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Spotlight on Culture

Join us to mark Torbay’s rich and vibrant cultural heritage, and the Palace Theatre’s inspirational journey, with a day packed full with celebrations and cheer. Tickets are free.

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.

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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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.

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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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