- Telephone 01843 292795
- Box office times Mon–Fri 9am–5pm; Sat 10am–5pm
- Website www.theatreroyalmargate.com
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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Albee Vector The Sound Collector
- Written by: Sadie Spencer
Greenlight Theatre tell the tale of how Albee and Andromeda survived kings, curses and cruelty on their quest for beautiful sound in the world.
Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option
New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.
Jenny Eclair: How To Be A Middle Aged Woman (Without Going Insane)
Jenny Eclair is younger than Madonna, but you won't catch her falling down any stairs at the Brit Awards. Her new show is about being middle aged and whether you're better off accepting it or fighting to the death.
Thu 24 Nov
£17.50 / 01843 292795
Bryony Shanahan directs Kieran Knowles' wartime drama set amidst the Sheffield Blitz of 1940, when the Marples Hotel, once standing seven storeys high, is reduced to rubble. Four men are alive and trapped in the crumbling cellar, having withstood the bombing.
Richard Herring: The Best
A 'best of' compilation from the comedian as he picks the best jokes from his last 12 shows.
Russell Kane: Right Man, Wrong Age
Russell Kane discusses why it's perfectly okay to be 20 but feel 40 (or vice versa) and explains why nobody really feels their age.
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
The story of one of music's most compelling duos.
Grownups and children alike, bring your own toy to the theatre to join in this gigantic adventure. Slot Machine bring your real toys to life on stage using their unique style of puppetry, original live music and quirky humour.A monstrous force rules the land. Only the bravest heroes can defeat it. But the challenge…