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

BBC Radio 4 Any Questions?

Join the audience for BBC Radio 4 Any Questions? 14 June 2019. Tickets (free) available from 5 April. Have your say on the issues of the day.


A brilliant tense thriller with sinister twists that will keep you on the edge of your seat. A Bijou Theatre Production.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Join the tea-guzzling tiger in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic, sing-a-long songs and clumsy chaos! A stunning stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem.

The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio

A brand new, larger-than-life musical adaptation of the much-loved classic, Pinocchio! This magical story leaps off the page and onto the stage in a vibrant re-telling of Pinocchio’s extraordinary adventures.

An Evening with Aggers

Join Jonathan ‘Aggers’ Agnew as he takes us on a trip down memory lane, recounting tales from a wonderful and entertaining career on the field and in the commentary box.

It’s a 10 from Len!

An Evening with Len Goodman – from Barrow Boy to British Ballroom Champion and much-loved Head judge on the glitterfest that is Strictly Come Dancing for 12 years.

Latest from the blog

New summer programme out now

Over 40 different shows and more than 100 nights of entertainment are listed in our new summer programme! Please do call in and pick up your copy. Or browse through online. It's always an exciting time here at the theatre as we confirm dates with some fantastic local...

Shorely one of the best theatres in the bay!

Torbay’s online arts magazine, The Shorely invites you to ‘Take your seats as we pull back the curtain and share an insider’s guide on the much-loved Palace Theatre.

Employee of the month doesn’t even work here!

This one is a little bit of a cheat as, technically Issy isn’t a staff member but that didn’t stop her from being brilliant and winning the December staff member of the month.

The Palace Theatre Paignton