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Feb 2023 - 770

On Sale Dates

Corporate, Executive, Director & Ambassador
Tue 14 Feb, 10am

Associate Members
Fri 17 Feb, 10am

Friend Members
Tue 21 Feb, 10am

Supporter Members
Thu 23 Feb, 10am

General Public
 Mon 27 Feb, 10am

New shows going on sale

We at the Theatre Royal Plymouth are excited to offer you a comprehensive and thrilling programme that is certain to cater to all tastes. We are thrilled to announce that this month, we have 10 brand-new, phenomenal shows that are now available for sale. We hope you will join us for a delightful and unforgettable experience.

By becoming a member, you can get exclusive access to purchase our shows before they go on sale to the general public. To learn more about our membership packages and all of their amazing perks, please click on the link below. Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity!


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The Drum | Tue 02 – Wed 03 May 2023

Ace is 22, trans, queer and sofa surfing – currently – just for now – only at the moment! They’ve actually just sorted out sofa number 13. To keep a sofa requires you to act small, smiling, and polite. But no one is perfect and eventually, everyone messes up – which would be a lot easier for Ace if they weren’t also unexpectedly growing fluffy ears, and a tiny tail!

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Godot is a Woman

The Drum | Thu 15 – Sat 17 Jun 2023

A whip-smart interrogation of gender, authorial copyright and the cultural significance of Madonna’s 1989 album Like a Prayer, Silent Faces return with their trademark style of playful, political, physical theatre.

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Jesus, Jane, Mother & Me

Jesus, Jane, Mother & Me

The Drum | Tue 20 – Sat 24 Jun 2023

Meet Daniel. He’s a strange boy, the ultimate super fan. His devotion to Jesus is slightly compromised by his obsession with the Yorkshire diva, JANE! His fanaticism is shared by his Mum until one day it to all goes horribly wrong.

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A Play for the Living in a Time of Extinction

The Drum | Wed 28 – Sat 01 Jul 2023

This innovative one-woman show takes us on a life-changing journey to confront the urgent ecological disaster that is unfolding around us. Part ritual, part battle cry, and powered entirely by bicycles, this fiercely feminist off-grid production is a moving exploration of what it means to be human in an era of man-made extinction.

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Dragons & Mythical Beasts

The Lyric | Fri 14 – Sat 15 Jul 2023

Discover the colossal Stone Troll, the mysterious Indrik and Japanese Baku; the Tooth Fairy (not as sweet as you’d think), an adorable Unicorn and majestic Griffin. Take your place among legendary heroes, just don’t wake the Dragon…

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Alice in Wonderland

The Lyric | Tue 01 – Sat 05 Aug 2023

When tech-savvy teen Alice tries to repair her dear Dad’s much-loved old stereo, a slip of the screwdriver hurtles her into a strange new world. As the tape unravels, she meets a host of unlikely new friends and meets her musical match against the infamous Queen of Charts.

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Ailey 2

The Lyric | Tue 26 – Wed 27 Sep 2023

Ailey 2 is universally renowned for merging the spirit and energy of the finest early-career dance talent in the United States with the passion and creative vision of today’s most outstanding and emerging choreographers. Dance Magazine calls Ailey 2 “second to none,” and The New York Times declares, “There’s nothing like an evening spent with Ailey 2, the younger version of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.”

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The Lyric | Fri 20 – Sat 28 Oct 2023

Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – The Musical follows all of your favourite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

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The Drifters Girl

The Drifters’ Girl

The Lyric | Tue 13 – Sat 17 Feb 2024

Discover the remarkable story of The Drifters and the truth about the woman who made them. From the highs of hit records to the lows of legal battles and personal tragedy, Faye Treadwell was the legendary manager of The Drifters who refused to give up on the group she loved.

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Life of Pi

The Lyric | Tue 05 – Sat 09 Mar 2024

Winner of five Olivier Awards, including Best New Play! After conquering the West End and Broadway, the ★★★★★ ‘theatrical phenomenon’ (Telegraph) embarks on its biggest adventure yet. Jaw-dropping visuals and world-class puppetry combine in a unique and ‘breath-taking’ (The Times) theatrical event that is ‘a wonder to behold’ (Daily Mail).

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BRB Black Sabbath – The Ballet

The Lyric | Thu 12 – Sat 14 Oct 2023

Carlos Acosta is turning up the volume on Birmingham’s musical legacy. Original Heavy Metal heroes, Black Sabbath, provide the soundtrack for Black Sabbath – The Ballet.

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WNO Ainadamar

The Lyric | Tue 31 Oct 2023

A dazzling kaleidoscope of music, dance, and theatre where flamenco meets opera through traditional Spanish singing and sumptuous operatic numbers, all interspersed with rhythmic, sonic, and poetic outbursts. Ainadamar invites you to experience opera like never before.

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WNO La traviata

The Lyric | Thu 02 and Sat 04 Nov 2023

Based on Alexandre Dumas fils’s novel, La Dame aux Camélias, Verdi’s timeless opera features some of the most evocative arias and melodies including the instantly recognisable Brindisi (the drinking song) and the beautifully poignant finale, Addio del passato.

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WNO Play Opera LIVE

The Lyric | Sat 04 Nov 2023

Experience extra-terrestrial activity, learn fun facts, and orbit the incredible world of opera and classical music with Welsh National Opera’s space-themed interactive and educational family show that’s suitable for all ages.

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Jesus Christ Superstar

The Lyric | Mon 06 – Sat 11 Nov 2023


Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) directs this mesmerizing new production of the iconic global phenomenon, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR which comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth for one week only!

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BRB Sleeping Beauty

The Lyric | Wed 20 – Sat 23 Mar 2024

Cursed by a wicked fairy, a beautiful princess pricks her finger and falls into a deep sleep that can only be broken by true love’s kiss.

The Sleeping Beauty has been delighting audiences for well over a hundred years, sprinkling ballet magic on this favourite childhood story and its cast of familiar characters.

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WNO Death in Venice

The Lyric | Wed 01 May 2024

In the search for beauty and meaning, the renowned author Gustav von Aschenbach travels to Venice on a whim. In the sultry atmosphere of a cholera epidemic, with the scirocco blowing, he falls in love with Tadzio, a youthful aristocrat who is staying in the same hotel with his family.

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WNO Così fan tutte

The Lyric | Thu 02 and Sat 04 May 2024

Welsh National Opera takes you back to school with a brand-new production of Mozart’s comic opera Così fan tutte aka The School for Lovers directed by Max Hoehn (The Consul). Set in the early 1970s, four sixth formers discover that falling in love can be incredible, awkward, and complicated in this coming-of-age tale.

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WNO Opera Favourites

The Lyric | Fri 03 May 2024

Welsh National Opera bring an unforgettable night of opera favourites to the concert stage.

Whether an opera enthusiast or curious to give it a go, take a seat and join us on a journey through some of the best-known pieces in the operatic world, which are more familiar than you might think.

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