Tuesdays & Wednesdays 12th February - 23rd October 8.15pm incl. Matinee: Wednesday 21st August 2.30pm
2019 marks a special anniversary, here at the Babbacombe Theatre. The venue, originally a concert hall, opened its doors 80 years ago, in May 1939!
A special anniversary should be celebrated, and in epic proportion!
The all new family, variety production, ‘Starburst’, promises to do just that for audiences throughout the year
I ♥ Music
THURSDAYS 2nd May - 3rd October incl. 8.15pm. Matinee: Thursday 12th September 2.30pm
Music is the universal language, and what feelings sound like! It inspires us and as quoted by Victor Hugo, “expresses that which cannot be said”. Albeit this all new show, I ♥Music - has a lot to say!
You can expect to enjoy a fun-filled show which will take you on an inspirational musical journey, encapsulating all genres on the musical spectrum. Enjoy pop classics from Queen, Take That, Little Mix, George Michael, Paloma Faith and John Legend amazing operatic arias interspersed with some of the most favoured and popular songs from movie sound tracks which include, Skyfall, A Star is Born, Mamma Mia and the Greatest Showman and from the musicals, Les Misérable, Billy Elliot and Dear Evan Hanson. Prepare to be starstruck as all these and more will be performed by a cast of ten extremely talented vocalists.
Click HERE for promo video
An Evening with Merrill Osmond
Monday 30th March 7.30pm
Merrill will be performing all the big hits with his band from The Osmond's plus talking about his experiences of growing up within one of the world’s biggest bands, the famous people he has met and how he wrote so many of the world famous hits
Watch LOVE ME FOR A REASON - Click here
Oh! What A Night
Easter Saturday 11th April 7.30pm
OH! WHAT A NIGHT takes you back in time on a musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, now immortalised in the multi-award winning show Jersey Boys.
Featuring songs such Sherry, Let’s Hang On, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, and many, many more.
DAVID BADDIEL Trolls: Not The Dolls.
Friday 17th April 7.30pm
David has stories to tell, of the dark, terrible and hysterically absurd cyber-paths that interacting with trolls has led him down. Come with him on this comedy journey into our culture’s most dank virtual underground. You will come back safe, more able to deflect your own trolls, and only a little bit soiled.
Friday 24th April 7.30pm
THEY ARE BACK!
FORBIDDEN NIGHTS is a full production male variety show combining superlative circus and acrobatic skills with finely honed physiques. This unrivalled night of glamour, talent and torsos showcases sizzling new acts, stunt-orientated routines and explosive provocative choreography.
Fantasies don’t come any better than FORBIDDEN NIGHT’s Sexy Circus.
BRAND NEW SHOW for 2020
The Bohemians QUEEN'S GREATEST HITS
Friday 15th May 2020 7.30pm
Internationally renowned Queen Tribute band The Bohemians take you on a high energy roller coaster ride of a concert, featuring the back catalogue of one of the world’s most popular and iconic rock acts of all time.
Explosive Light Orchestra
Saturday 23rd May 2020
THE ULTIMATE TRIBUTE to JEFF LYNNE & ELO
Enjoy an evening celebrating the distinctive music of Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra with, what is reputed to be the best ELO Tribute Band currently touring the UK and Europe.
Watch the promotional video - CLICK HERE
Thank ABBA For The Music
Saturday 20th June 7.30pm
This two-hour theatre spectacular really does capture all the magic and excitement of one of the world's most successful and entertaining live bands. With superb vocals and clever ABBA trademark harmonies throughout, stunning replica stage costumes, a light sprinkling of tongue-in-cheek Swedish humour and plenty of audience participation, you're sure to be having the time of your life!