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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

Sam and Mark's on the road show

Join Children’s TV royalty Sam and Mark for an unmissable hour of entertainment jam packed with sketches, jokes and games in a show full of fun and laughs for all the family.


This quick witted and touching comedy focuses on Prudence (Tracy Shaw / Coronation Street) and Bruce who with the help of their psychiatrists, meet through an online ad, but their date doesn’t go as planned.

An Audience with Lesley Garrett

Join Britain’s most popular soprano for a delightful evening of song, reminiscences and chat.  Lesley’s behind-the-scenes stories and anecdotes will give audiences a unique insight into her life on the stage.

A Daughter's A Daughter

Directed by Julius Green, the team which brought you The Lie present a unique, seated, costumed reading by professional actors of this rarely performed masterpiece.

Lucy Worsley: Queen Victoria Daughter, Wife, Mother and Widow

Queen Victoria: a little old lady, spherical in shape, dressed in black, perpetually grumpy.  Right?  Historian Lucy Worsley wants to make you think again.

Buddy Holly and the Cricketers

Whatever the season, whatever the excuse to party, make your heart beat a little faster with the show that has thousands of fans the world over saying “I can’t believe it’s not Buddy!”

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The pies the limit

Our first pie night will coincide with Jack Dee – Off the Telly on 22 SEPTEMBER, so if you’re planning on coming to see Jack and wanted to have something delicious to eat beforehand, just give us a call!

A surprise gift

Book one of our special event packages and treat someone today!

The Palace Theatre Paignton