English Riviera Literature Festival Coming in 2022

English Riviera Literature Festival Coming in 2022

A new literature festival for the English Riviera has been developed by the team at the Palace Theatre. The festival, the first of its kind, will take place from 10 to 13 March 2022 and will include a host of well-known authors with a strong connection to the local area.

See it safely

See it safely

Our shows and events are no longer socially distanced. We are however making every effort to safely manage your visit to the theatre, in line with the latest Government guidance. 

Palace Avenue full of festive sparkle!

Palace Avenue full of festive sparkle!

This year’s wonderful Christmas tree at the theatre this year is thanks to Councillor Steve Darling, Chair of Paignton Chamber Sally Cope and Paignton resident Jane Peachy.

Photographer Simon Day at the Palace

Photographer Simon Day at the Palace

It was a great pleasure to work with photographer Simon Day who came to the theatre on a busy evening to capture the staff at work, welcoming the night’s audience.

Support Your Co-op Local Cause

Support Your Co-op Local Cause

We’re raising funds to increase our community activities in Stage Left through the Co-op Local Community Fund. Choose Jazz Hands CIC as your Co-op Local Cause and help to make a difference.

Bingo’s Back in 2022

Bingo’s Back in 2022

Come along and enjoy an entertaining afternoon in Stage Left as bingo returns in January 2022! Our friendly, monthly sessions will be great fun and a chance to see old friends again and make new ones.

New winter programme out now…

New winter programme out now…

Get browsing and plan your winter of entertainment; we’ve a programme packed with some amazing shows here at the Palace. It’s a particularly warm welcome back Paignton Pantomime Productions.

Stage Left Sounds

Stage Left Sounds

Our new Stage Left party nights with live performances of hits from across the decades to sing and dance along with. Singer, Barry Palmer, has a wide history in rock and pop, most notably with the German prog-rock band Triumvirat and in the 80s as lead vocals with...

Full House!

Full House!

It’s been a long wait but at last we have had covid restrictions removed and are celebrating a very successful FULL HOUSE with the wonderful Jive Talkin’in an amazing night of Bee Gees hits.

Buckets full of love

Buckets full of love

It’s only a few weeks since re-opening and we have just topped the £1,000 mark in our end-of-night bucket collections. Thank you!

Live Music Returns to the Palace

Live Music Returns to the Palace

The ZOOTS are our first post-lockdown live music gig we are delighted that we will be their first ‘Sounds of the Sixties’ show in over 12 months. Like all live music and theatre performers they have missed being on the stage.

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.

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