Margate's Theatre Royal is a Grade II listed building dating back to 1787. As well as welcoming some of the greatest acting ‘stars’ of the Victorian era, the theatre was the site of the first drama school in the country, the School of Acting opened by Sarah Thorne in 1885. The current programme includes drama, dance, music, talks, stand-up comedy and children's shows staged both inside and outwith the theatre.
There are a number of car parks within walking distance of the theatre and free street parking is available on most of the surrounding roads after 7pm. It is approximately a 15 minute walk from Margate Railway Station.
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Doyen of the alt.comedy scene, off on tour for the first time in years.
Fri 3 Apr 2020
£22.50 / 01843 292795
A Christmas Carol
This festive season European Arts Company returns following a highly successful 2018 run of A Christmas Carol. Inspired by Dickens’s own charitable work, the 2019 tour is in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital, reflecting the heart-warming message of Scrooge’s philanthropic transformation in this perfect Christmas…
Wed 27 Nov
£14 (£13) / 01622 756605
Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest
The comic discusses whether he has any traits worthy of being inherited by his progeny.
Sat 23 Nov
£25 / 01843 292795