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

An Evening of Deception

An Evening (in) of deception

An intimate evening of magic bringing three professional full-time magicians directly to your homes from theirs via the power of Zoom. Grab your ticket out of the hat today.

Sound of the Sixties with The Zoots

We really want this show to go on! We are working on lots of ideas, please bear with us.

Lucy Worsley - A very British murder

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

Chicago TOPS Palace Theatre Paignton


Chicago boasts a dazzling score which features many familiar favourites, such as All That Jazz, Razzle Dazzle, Mr Cellophane and the sensational Cell Block Tango.

Diamonds are Forever Palace Theatre Paignton

Diamonds are forever

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

Palace Theatre, Theatre Angels scheme

Become a Theatre Angel

Help us to bring the magic of theatre to those in need. Sign up to be a Theatre Guardian today.

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Become a Theatre Angel

Become a Theatre Angel

The theatre angels – help us to bring the magic of theatre to those in need. Sign up to be a theatre Guardian Angel today!

Poems from the Palace

Poems from the Palace

Get involved! Get your friends, family or colleagues together …Compose your own poem or recite your favourite verses from a well-known poem and film it for broadcast on our social media sites.

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