Address – Babbacombe Downs, Torquay, South Devon, TQ1 3LU
Telephone – 01803 328 385
Website – www.babbacombe-theatre.com
Description – Babbacombe Theatre is situated on the beautiful Babbacombe Downs and is known for hosting famous entertainers such as Lenny Henry and Bruce Forsythe. Variety shows take place throughout the year offering all-round family entertainment with numerous talented artists and performers, many of whom are locally based.
The Princess Theatre
Address – Torbay Road, Torquay, South Devon, TQ2 5EZ
Telephone – 08702 414 120
Description – The Princess Theatre is the largest Theatre in Torbay and is favourably located along Torquay seafront. This Theatre hosts many large touring productions with recent shows including Chicago, Carmen, Starlight Express, Grease and the Rocky Horror Show.
The Palace Theatre
Address – Palace Avenue, Paignton, South Devon, TQ3 3HF
Telephone – 01803 665800
Description – Recently re-opened after an extensive refurbishment, the Palace Theatre in Paignton looks set once again to be at the forefront of community based entertainment. With both professional and amateur productions on offer throughout the year it is certainly worth a visit to see a show here.
The Little Theatre
Address – St Marks Road, Torquay, South Devon, TQ1 2EL
Telephone – 01803 299 330
Website – www.toadstheatre.co.uk
Description – The Little Theatre is unlike any theatre experience you may have ever had! It is in fact a renovated church, situated just a short walk away from Torquay Harbour and the Wellswood shopping area. Home to the renowned Torbay Operatic and Amateur Dramatic Society (TOADS), here you will experience top quality amateur shows, plays, musicals and concerts.
Address – Esplanade Road, Paignton, South Devon, TQ4 6AG
Telephone – 0871 220 6000
Description – The Apollo Cinema in Paignton is located directly on the seafront and offers a 9 screen multiplex, including a bar and food / drink area.
The Central Merlin Cinema
Address – Abbey Road, Torquay, South Devon, TQ2 5NQ
Telephone – 01803 380 001
Website – www.merlincinemas.co.uk
Description – The Central Merlin Cinema in Torquay is situated on Abbey Road, just off the main high street. Here you can catch all the latest movies in an intimate surrounding.