Salisbury Playhouse

Salisbury Playhouse
Malthouse Lane, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 7RA
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A dazzling pantomime adaptation of the classic rags-to-riches tale where Aladdin finds an enchanted lamp inhabited by a wish-granting genie.

Sat 3 Dec

£10.50–£25 / 01722 320333

Tue 6 Dec

£10.50–£25 / 01722 320333

Wed 7 Dec

£10.50–£25 / 01722 320333

…and 24 more dates until 7 Jan 2017

Come And Sing The Pirates Of Penzance

G&S4U and D'Oyly Carte soloists return. Join them and take on the roles of pirates, policemen or one of the Major General's daughters! Great fun for all ages. Prizes for the best costumes.

Sat 14 Jan 2017

Dylan Thomas' Under Milk Wood

Guy Masterson performs his unique adaptation of the Welsh poet's work, playing all 69 characters himself.

Fri 13 Jan 2017

Elegie: Rachmaninoff - A Heart In Exile

Lucy Parham (piano) plays Rachmaninov and Henry Goodman narrates and reads the composer's words.

Sat 21 Jan 2017

An Evening With Monty Don

The gardening writer and TV presenter talks about his life, filming work and travels which allow him to visit magnificent gardens all over the world. A former President of the Soil Association, Don knows his stuff when it comes to organic gardening and has committed ideas on how working with nature enriches us all.

Fri 20 Jan 2017

£16.50 / 01722 320333

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Fairy Tales Gone Bad - Zombie-Rella/Blood Red Hood

Performance poet Joseph Coelho, winner of the 2015 Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award, unravels familiar fairytales to create fresh contemporary classics in two enchanting performances for young and old alike. Join a mysterious vaudeville storyteller with a magical top-hat and coat as he unwinds the true…

Wed 26 Oct

Foyer Jazz: Bye & Griffin

Join us in the Playhouse Foyer for a relaxed evening of Gypsy jazz from this talented multi-instrumental duo.

Mon 28 Nov


Salisbury Playhouse and Living Spit productions present an adaptation of Mary Shelley's gothic novel about an eccentric inventor who creates a living creature in his laboratory.

Wed 26 Oct

£9.50–£25 / 01722 320333

Thu 27 Oct

£9.50–£25 / 01722 320333

Fri 28 Oct

£9.50–£25 / 01722 320333

…and 7 more dates until 5 Nov

Lady Chatterley's Lover

English Touring Theatre present their interpretation of DH Lawrence's controversial novel, which was banned from publication in the UK until 1960, and explores themes of freedom and class boundaries. Directed by Phillip Breen.

Tue 8 Nov

£10–£25 / 01722 320333

Wed 9 Nov

£10–£25 / 01722 320333

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A Little Of What You Fancy

The multi-talented troupe led by Glyn Kerslake performs Victorian-themed cabaret, songs, sketches and magic.

Tue 20 Dec

£19.50 / 01722 320333

Wed 21 Dec

£19.50 / 01722 320333

Thu 22 Dec

£19.50 / 01722 320333

…and 19 more dates until 21 Jan 2017

The Locrian Ensemble: Carols By Candlelight: Mozart

  • Directed by: Justin Pearson (dir)
  • Written by: Mozart

The group, in lavish period costume, and in front of an evocative candlelit setting, performs carols, string medleys of familiar Christmas tunes and seasonal surprises. They are joined by the evergreen Jill Washington, West End star soprano of Phantom of the Opera, who sings tunes from Handel's Messiah to White Christmas.

The Night Before Christmas

In a new musical adaptation by Glyn Kerslake and Gareth Machin For anyone who believes in Father Christmas 'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there … As…

…and 12 more dates until 31 Dec

The Owl and the Pussycat's Treasury of Nonsense

A mix of puppetry, storytelling and nonsense, inspired by the Edward Lear poem.

The Pasadena Roof Orchestra

The Orchestra celebrates the music of the great entertainers from Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington to Billie Holiday and Bix Beiderbecke.

Thu 19 Jan 2017

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Putting the Band Back Together

  • 3 stars

A show about people's relationship with music. Featuring Ross Millard from The Futureheads, Maria Crocker from The Letter Room and Alex Elliot from Northern Stage.

Thu 3 Nov

£13.50 (£9) / 01722 320333

Fri 4 Nov

£13.50 (£9) / 01722 320333

Salisbury Playhouse Open Day

Meet the people who make the work and find out how your theatre is continually changing and adapting to new ways of creating great drama. With exhibitions, tours, interactive activity and plenty to engage all ages, this is a tremendous opportunity to celebrate the past, revel in the present and anticipate the future.

Sat 29 Oct

Free / 01722 320333

Part of Family Arts Festival.

Sand in the Sandwiches

Award-winning actor Edward Fox stars in an adaptation of John Betjeman's poem about British seaside culture.

Mon 21 Nov

£10–£19.50 / 01722 320333

Tue 22 Nov

£10–£19.50 / 01722 320333

Wed 23 Nov

There Shall Be Fireworks

Unearthing a startling true story from a two hundred-year-old cemetery in Kabul known as the Kabre Gora, 'The Graveyard Of Foreigners', with Martin Bonger portraying an American stockbroker turned statesman, thwarted in one wildly ambitious bid to change the world for good.

Thu 10 Nov

£13.50 (£9) / 01722 320333

Fri 11 Nov

£13.50 (£9) / 01722 320333

The Wipers Times

Ypres, 1916. In the trenches and under enemy fire, Captain Fred Roberts makes the entirely logical decision to fight the enemy by publishing a satirical magazine, The Wipers Times (after the army slang for Ypres). Defying both authority and gas attacks, it proves a huge success with the troops on the Western Front.

Mon 14 Nov

£10–£25 / 01722 320333

Tue 15 Nov

£10–£25 / 01722 320333

Wed 16 Nov

£10–£25 / 01722 320333

…and 3 more dates until 19 Nov

Worst Wedding Ever

ITV's Broadchurch creator Chris Chibnall presents the hit comedy which follows Rachel and Scott as they navigate the choppy waters of wedding preparation.

Thu 2 Feb 2017

£9.50–£25 / 01722 320333

Fri 3 Feb 2017

£9.50–£25 / 01722 320333

Sat 4 Feb 2017

£9.50–£25 / 01722 320333

…and 18 more dates until 25 Feb 2017

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