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.

Women in Rock

Women In Rock, the UK’s premier and only touring professional show dedicated to the world’s greatest female rock legends is coming to Paignton this Spring.

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.

torbay and sw festival

Dance Festival – 9 to 17 April 

Barbershop Evening – 10 May

Gala concert – 12 May


Latest from the blog

PPP’s Award Winning Panto at the Palace

Mother Goose at the Palace last winter has won the amazing Paignton Pantomime Productions a second consecutive 'best in the west' award.  Here are Allan, Elaine and Iain collecting their award at a recent ceremony.  We have added the full review below. Make sure you...

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.

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