Photo Vicki Gray, courtesy The Playhouse Theatre

The Playhouse Theatre

Much-loved musicals, comedians and West End productions regularly appear on the line-up, drawing udiences from Weston and beyond

  • Theatre

Dominating Weston-super-Mare’s oldest street, the Playhouse Theatre has entertained theatre-lovers for generations.

A friendly and welcoming venue, the Playhouse runs up to 300 events each year including music, theatre, comedy, dance, children’s shows and pantomime.

Located in the centre of Weston-super-Mare and surrounded by bars, restaurants and cafes, the Playhouse Theatre offers a great opportunity to end your day with a bang. 

Did you know?

Originally built in the old market hall, the theatre tragically burnt down in 1964. Five years later the new building rose from the ashes and has been running continually ever since.



  • Accessible to wheelchair users
  • Guide dogs permitted
  • Facilities for visually impaired
  • Facilities for deaf and hard of hearing people
  • Toilets for disabled visitors
  • Baby changing facilities
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