- Box office 01983 868000
- General enquiries 01983 862739
- Box office times Mon–Fri 10am–3pm; Sat 10am–1pm; extended hours on performance days
- Website www.shanklintheatre.com
Opened in 1878 and formerly known as The Institute Shanklin Theatre has a colourful past - war time dances, a serious fire and housing the Town Mortuary, now used as an Internet Radio Station. The theatre offers a professional summer season, local amateur dramatics, a Christmas pantomime, a children's stage school and is a venue for the Isle of Wight Dance Festival.
There are no parking facilities available at the theatre but car parks are situated within walking distance.
There are 12 events at this location
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Al Murray: Let's Go Backwards Together
A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.
Count Arthur Strong: The Sound of Mucus
Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.
Danny Baker: Cradle to the Stage
Stories and comedy from the veteran broadcaster.
A supernatural stage show from the medium.
Stand-up comedy from the Mock The Week regular.
Jimmy Carr: The Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour
Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.
Sat 26 Aug
£27.50 / 01983 868000
Lee Nelson: Suited and Booted
Lee Nelson, the creation of comedian Simon Brodkin, is the chavvy catch-phrase monger whose Well Good Show has become a BBC3 hit. Now the South London geeza takes his banter to the live stage where it all works best. Brodkin has appeared as Nelson in a host of TV programmes including Al Murray's sketch show Al Murray's…
Omid Djalili: Schmuck for a Night
The British-Iranian comedian and star of stage and screen brings his new show to an adoring public.
Tribute to the Latin-rock of Santana.
Reginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much and Such
The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.
Wed 10 May
£23 / 01983 868000
The Roy Orbison Story
Roy Orbison tribute singer Barry Steele and his five-piece show band singing hits by the Big O plus a special tribute to the time Roy spent with The Traveling Wilburys, and Bono.