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Theatre Royal Plymouth

Theatre Royal Plymouth

Catch a show in our famous Theatre Royal Plymouth, the largest and best attended regional producing theatre in the UK and the leading promoter of theatre in the South West

Theatre & Comedy

In Plymouth, there are plenty of ways to have a great time when the sun goes down. Catch a show in our famous Theatre Royal Plymouth or for an evening of laughs, check out our varied selection of comedy.

 The Theatre Royal Plymouth is the largest and best attended regional producing theatre in the UK and the leading promoter of theatre in the South West. It serves the South West with a wide range of theatre including classic and contemporary drama, musical productions and the presentation of national opera, ballet and dance companies. It also specialises in the production of new plays and has built a national reputation for the quality of its innovative work.

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  1. The War Has Not Yet Started

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    The War Has Not Yet Started

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    A surreal black comedy by Mikhail Durnekov

    You think your life is normal, but things are not always what they seem…

    In twelve short modern fables, Durnenkov explores the fears and strangeness of our daily lives – sexual gamesmanship; what to do with our ageing parents; those lying...

    Dates

    From:
    12 May 2016 To 28 May 2016

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  2. The Gruffalo's Child

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    The Gruffalo's Child

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    Following hot on the heels of The Gruffalo’s monstrous success comes The Gruffalo’s Child – with attitude! Just how brave is she? Find out for yourselves by joining her at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.

    The Gruffalo said that no Gruffalo should ever set foot in the deep dark wood…

    One wild...

    Dates

    From:
    24 May 2016 To 25 May 2016

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  3. The James Plays

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    The James Plays

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    Book a Sunday package including all three James Plays

    This exhilarating and vividly imagined trilogy brings to life three generations of Stewart Kings who ruled Scotland in the tumultuous fifteenth century.

    Like watching a box set, you will be able to see the entire story unfold over one...

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 2016 To 29 May 2016

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  4. Guys and Dolls

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    Guys and Dolls

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    Direct from the Savoy Theatre in London’s West End, this highly-acclaimed and ‘exhilarating’ (The Guardian) production hailed as ‘the greatest golden-age musical of them all’ (The Times) heads to Plymouth.

    The sizzling New York tale of gamblers, gangsters and nightclub singers will leave you...

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2016 To 4 Jun 2016

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  5. Tell Me on a Sunday

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    Tell Me on a Sunday

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    Following her acclaimed performance in the Watermill Theatre’s 2014 production of Calamity Jane, Jodie Prenger now steps into Andrew Lloyd Webber and Don Black’s classic musical, Tell Me On A Sunday. This iconic show, with a wonderful original score, features the chart-topping Take That Look Off...

    Dates

    From:
    5 Jun 2016 To 5 Jun 2016

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  6. Shadowlands

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    Shadowlands

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    Best Play award winner Shadowlands, is the beautiful and moving drama about life and loss, but ultimately, love.

    This touching story hailed as one of the most extraordinary love stories of our time is based on facts and follows C.S. Lewis, the famous author of The Lion, The Witch and The...

    Dates

    From:
    6 Jun 2016 To 11 Jun 2016

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  7. 1972: The Future of Sex

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    1972: The Future of Sex

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    It’s 1972. An era of possibility, polyester and pubic hair.

    Ziggy Stardust is on Top of the Pops, Penny is writing an essay on Lady Chatterley’s Lover and Christine is watching Deepthroat. Brian is confused.

    The Wardrobe Ensemble tell the story of the class of ‘72 with a handsome funk...

    Dates

    From:
    14 Jun 2016 To 18 Jun 2016

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  8. Breakfast at Tiffany's- The play

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    Breakfast at Tiffany's- The play

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    Breakfast at Tiffany’s, portrayed by Audrey Hepburn in the iconic 1961 film, is being given a new lease of life in 2016 as a stage play with music in a sparkling, sophisticated production starring the multi award-winning Pixie Lott as Holly.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Jun 2016 To 25 Jun 2016

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  9. Short Changed

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    Short Changed

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    Do you ever get the feeling that if you’d made a different choice, your life would have taken a different path? Does the hand you are dealt by your parents as a child, define your destiny as an adult? Is there a choice if there is only one option?

    Dates

    From:
    30 Jun 2016 To 2 Jul 2016

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  10. Phantom of the Opera- The Play

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    Phantom of the Opera- The Play

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    Performance

    Location

    Royal Parade, Plymouth

    I invite you to learn the whole story of my residence at the Paris Opera House, my passion for my music… and Mademoiselle Christine.

    Dates

    From:
    12 Jul 2016 To 16 Jul 2016

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