Shanklin Theatre

Shanklin Theatre
Steephill Road, Shanklin, Isle Of Wight, PO37 6AJ
  • Box office 01983 868000
  • General enquiries 01983 862739
  • Box office times Mon–Fri 10am–3pm; Sat 10am–1pm; extended hours on performance days
  • Email
  • Website www.shanklintheatre.com
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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.

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Big Girls Don't Cry

Oh what a night you'll have at this tribute to Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, with all the hits from 'Sherry' to 'Grease is the Word'.

Wed 30 Aug

£18.50 / 01983 868000

Cloudbusting

If you missed the lady herself's London performances, perhaps this'll do in case she waits decades between performances again.

Fri 12 May

£16 / 01983 868000

Count Arthur Strong: The Sound of Mucus

Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.

Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

Stand-up comedy from the Mock The Week regular.

Mon 27 Nov

£24 / 01983 868000

JASON DONOVAN and his Amazing Midlife Crisis

*Jason * is delighted to announce that he will be hitting the road once again in the autumn, only this time; it’s a tour with a twist. He will return to Town Hall with an intimate show, which promises to be a unique opportunity to see him like you’ve never seen him before! At aged 49 ½ and with a wealth of tantalising…

Wed 18 Oct

Jasper Carrott's Stand Up & Rock

The comedian regales the audience with his inimitable stand up routines before introducing his musical compatriots Bev Bevan, Geoff Turton and The Bev Bevan Band.

Sun 24 Sep

Jimmy Carr: The Best of Tour

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr. The 8 Out of 10 Cats presenter has gathered some of his very best jokes, along with some new material and headed out on a mammoth UK tour.

Sat 26 Aug

Lee Nelson: Serious Joker

Serial sneaker-into-places-he-shouldn't-be, Lee Nelson, returns with a new standup show.

Sat 20 May

Paul Zerdin: All Mouth

The ventriloquist, who won the 2015 series of America's Got Talent, performs with his three puppet characters, Sam, Albert and Baby, plus two new ones.

Wed 8 Nov

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.

Fri 11 Aug

Phone for prices / 01623 633133

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

With a backdrop of projected photos and original film footage a full live band perform Simon & Garfunkel hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Homeward Bound' and many more.

Sun 27 Aug

£19 / 01983 868000

Some People v Reginald D Hunter

The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.

Wed 10 May

Tosca

Russian State Opera presents Puccini's gripping three-act opera surrounding events leading to Napoleon's invasion of Italy. Sung in Italian with English Surtitles.

Fri 15 Sep

£26 / 01983 868000

Tosca

Russian State Opera presents Puccini's Tosca, a dramatic masterpiece where love and politics collide, and murder takes place at the highest level.

Fri 15 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 01983 868000

Whitney: Queen of the Night

A celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston through three decades of classic hits.

Sun 18 Jun

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