Welcome

We’re re-opening with an exciting programme for  summer and autumn 2021 and tickets are on sale for all future dates.  Our box office is OPEN NOW for phone bookings, Monday-Friday 1100-1500 and will reopen for visitors from 17 May. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Palace Theatre. You can find our Covid-safety information here. We’re in Paignton town centre just minutes from Torquay, Brixham, Totnes and Newton Abbot.

Upcoming shows

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A weekend with The Zoots!

The Zoots are back on our stage for a weekend of fabulous 60s music, tickets available for Saturday or Sunday – our first music event of 2021! 

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Circus of Horrors

Whether a Rock fan or theatre goer The Circus of Horrors has something for everyone.

Family matinee and evening performances.

Agatha Christie Spider's Web. Palace Theatre Paignton

Agatha Christie's Spider's Web

This is another thrilling tale from the pen of the Queen of Crime Agatha Christie. Full of Red Herrings and sub plots just what one would expect.

Michael Portillo

Michael Portillo

Michael talks about his remarkable life, with considerable flair and humour.  A lively and fascinating event not to be missed!

Diamonds are forever

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

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Rave on with The Bluejays

Charting the meteoric rise of Rock and Roll, Rave On is a thrilling tour through music’s most revolutionary decade –  a musical experience like no other.

Barricade Boys

The Barricade Boys

Direct from London’s West End. Powerhouse vocals, slick dance routines and an incredible array of varied music transport you back through every era, right up to modern day. 

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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.

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

Latest news

Reopening May 2021

Reopening May 2021

The good news is that we’re back! We have a packed calendar of plays, live music, dance, comedy and day-time talks coming your way and tickets for all events are on sale now.

Clive Simmons WINNER ‘Unsung Hero’

Clive Simmons WINNER ‘Unsung Hero’

Excellent news! Our wonderful Technical Manager, Clive Simmons, was announced this week as a WINNER in the UNSUNG HERO Devon Tourism Awards.

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