Cheltenham Playhouse Theatre


47 - 53 Bath Road
GL53 7HG

Tel: 01242 522852


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  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages

Establishment Features

  • Groups Welcome

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Opening Times

Open All Year (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)
Monday - SundayClosed


Road Directions

Bath Road by Bath Road car park.


Map Location and What's Nearby

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Friday, 15th December 2023 - Sunday, 31st December 2023

Aladdin posterAladdin at Cheltenham PlayhouseEnjoy a magic carpet ride at The Cheltenham Playhouse's biggest performance ever!
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Thursday, 18th January 2024 - Thursday, 18th January 2024

Tuesday, 27th February 2024 - Tuesday, 27th February 2024

Wednesday, 20th March 2024 - Wednesday, 20th March 2024

Friday, 19th April 2024 - Friday, 19th April 2024

Wednesday, 15th May 2024 - Wednesday, 15th May 2024

Thursday, 20th June 2024 - Thursday, 20th June 2024

Thursday, 25th July 2024 - Thursday, 25th July 2024

Thursday, 29th August 2024 - Thursday, 29th August 2024

Wednesday, 2nd October 2024 - Wednesday, 2nd October 2024

Wednesday, 20th November 2024 - Wednesday, 20th November 2024

Wednesday, 4th December 2024 - Wednesday, 4th December 2024

A Night of D&D, Improv and ComedyFresh from The Cheltenham Lit Fest and MCM Comicon, Roll The Damn Dice presents 'A Night of Magic, Misfits and Making Stuff Up! ', an interactive, live, comedy Dungeons & Dragons show, where the audience gets to make the decisions!
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Sunday, 3rd March 2024 - Sunday, 3rd March 2024

A graphic of the In the Dead of Night childrens bookIn the Dead of the NightWill Lily conquer her fears? Will she conquer her fright? Will she conquer the ghouls in the dead of the night?
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Friday, 15th November 2024 - Saturday, 16th November 2024

band members from Wrong Jovi performing on stageWrong Jovi at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreWrong Jovi are widely considered to be "the best Bon Jovi tribute band in the world!" So much so, that even the former Bon Jovi guitarist, Richie Sambora, has personally thanked the band for their hard work and unforgettable performances.
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Friday, 1st November 2024 - Saturday, 2nd November 2024

A black background with a man on a flaming motorbike surrounded by bats. At the top of the image is a large, red title that reads "MeatLoud". At the bMeatLoud at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreUKs Premier Tribute to Meat Loaf are returning to the Playhouse after sell-out performances earlier in the year! ​ MeatLoud cover songs from a range of MeatLoaf's albums from Bat out of Hell in (1977) to Bat out of Hell III (2005).
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Thursday, 11th January 2024 - Saturday, 13th January 2024

Frankenstein poster with animated characters with the text 2 actors, 1 monster, no clue.Frankenstein at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreJoin Rain or Shine this winter for their hilarious take on this Victorian classic. Expect gags, fast paced chaos, well-timed comic set pieces. And hats. Lots and lots of hats
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Friday, 19th January 2024 - Saturday, 20th January 2024

Image of Kate Bush tribute act performers Moments of Pleasure - Kate BushThe show will take you on an amazing journey through much of the incredible Kate Bush back catalogue - Moments Of Pleasure will perform many of the singles such as Running Up That Hill, Wuthering Heights, Hounds of Love, Babooshka, Wow and Cloudbusting together with popular tracks from albums such…
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Thursday, 25th January 2024 - Thursday, 25th January 2024

Text reads The Temple Brothers Everlys & Friends The Live ShowEverlys & Friends at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreReal life brothers Colin and Steve Temple are the UK's No.1 Tribute to The Everly Brothers as voted for by the National Tribute Music Awards 2017. This fantastic two hour show celebrates the music of the Everlys and features all their classic hits such as Cathys Clown, Walk Right Back, Ebony Eyes…
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Friday, 26th January 2024 - Saturday, 27th January 2024

Extreme Queen Escape from reality imageExtreme Queen at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreFormed by veterans of the Queen tribute scene, Extreme Queen are here to turn your world inside out. Exploring this 70's & 80s rock powerhouse's eclectic repertoire, they will take you headlong on a journey across two decades of music.
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Wednesday, 14th February 2024 - Sunday, 18th February 2024

Thursday, 15th February 2024 - Thursday, 15th February 2024

Saturday, 17th February 2024 - Saturday, 17th February 2024

Sunday, 18th February 2024 - Sunday, 18th February 2024

Sleeping Beauty The Pantomime posterSleeping Beauty at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatrePromenade Productions are back with their annual panto, Sleeping Beauty!
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Thursday, 29th February 2024 - Saturday, 2nd March 2024

Simon Yates on a mountain Simon Yates of Touching the Void - My Mountain LifeCome along and witness Simon's tireless journey from that mountain in Peru to some of the remotest on the planet and share with him the drama, excitement and beauty of modern, lightweight alpinism. Told with wit, dry humour and lavishly illustrated with images and film collected on his great climbs.
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Friday, 8th March 2024 - Saturday, 9th March 2024

Image of Michael Jackson tribute CJ.MJ the Legacy at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreStarring CJ, one of the worlds greatest Michael Jackson Tribute Artists with his incredible Live Band and Dancers. The look, the voice, the moves and all the hits.
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Saturday, 16th March 2024 - Saturday, 16th March 2024

A man playing guitar Best of the Blues at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreFollowing the success of their previous shows 'Old Dogs, New Tricks' and 'Faux Bonamassa', the fantastic Alex Voysey Blues Band returns to Cheltenham with their new show 'Best of the Blues'.
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Friday, 22nd March 2024 - Saturday, 23rd March 2024

Little Remix performingLittle Remix at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreHere's your chance to see the ultimate tribute to Little Mix, here in Cheltenham. This will be an awesome night, so get your tickets while you can. Little Remix is a full live band, featuring 4 top class vocalists paying homage to the songs and styles of Little Mix.
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Thursday, 28th March 2024 - Saturday, 30th March 2024

Les Misérables School Edition posterLes Misérables - School EditionTheatre Studio are back in 2024 with Les Misérables.
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Tuesday, 16th April 2024 - Tuesday, 16th April 2024

Robin A Smith and Maxime ObadiaFrench Music Legends at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreMaxime Obadia and Robin A Smith. Two great musicians get together for an evening of gorgeous French music.
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Tuesday, 14th May 2024 - Tuesday, 14th May 2024

Tuesday, 19th November 2024 - Tuesday, 19th November 2024

João MenezesJoão Menezes Trio at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreReturning to the Cheltenham Playhouse after sell-out performances earlier this year!
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Friday, 17th May 2024 - Saturday, 18th May 2024

The Carpenters Masquerade posterThe Carpenters Masquerade at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreWitness the highs and lows of the incredible music of The Carpenters, performed by an ensemble of some of the top professional musicians and vocalists, hand-picked to do justice to the stunning catalogue of songs. So, sit back, relax, and celebrate the legacy of The Carpenters.
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Wednesday, 12th June 2024 - Wednesday, 12th June 2024

Never the BrideNever the Bride at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreJoin them at The Cheltenham Playhouse, their band consists of members who when they're not playing with the girls, are out with, Sting, Madonna, Duran Duran, Chris de Burgh, Peter Gabriel, Nick Hayward.
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Friday, 14th June 2024 - Saturday, 15th June 2024

Mad MannersMad Manners at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreMad Manners is the ultimate Ska party that will have you jumping and dancing in the aisles. Paying tribute to the greats such as Madness, The Specials & Bad Manners, they also include more diverse artists like Reel Big Fish, The Toasters and The Mighty Mighty Bosstones.
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Friday, 21st June 2024 - Saturday, 22nd June 2024

Saturday, 22nd June 2024 - Saturday, 22nd June 2024

The Fleetwood Mac Songbook posterThe Fleetwood Mac Songbook at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreEarning rave reviews wherever they play, six piece tribute band 'The Fleetwood Mac Songbook' are bringing their non-stop, hit packed show to The Cheltenham Playhouse.
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Friday, 26th July 2024 - Saturday, 27th July 2024

Seriously Collins posterSeriously Collins at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreNo gimmicks, bald wigs or gorilla suits… Just a genuine tribute to the biggest artist of a generation, "Phil Collins".
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Friday, 2nd August 2024 - Saturday, 3rd August 2024

Celine posterCeline at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreWyrley Music and Promotions presents Celine. This is the Ultimate tribute to Celine Dion. Experience almost 2 hours dedicated to celebrating the fabulous music of the queen herself.
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Tuesday, 13th August 2024 - Wednesday, 14th August 2024

Tuesday, 27th August 2024 - Tuesday, 27th August 2024

Swing From ParisSwing From Paris at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreReturning to the Cheltenham Playhouse after sell-out performances earlier this year, Swing From Paris "An evening of French-flavoured jazz and gypsy swing".
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Friday, 16th August 2024 - Saturday, 17th August 2024

Chic to Chic performing live.Chic To Chic at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreChic to Chic go to every length to capture the raw funk, soul & disco dynamics of Nile Rodgers' music and bring it to life on stage with a full 90 minute stage show.
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Friday, 13th September 2024 - Saturday, 14th September 2024

21st Century Abba image21st Century Abba at Cheltenham Playhouse Theatre21st Century Abba: Bringing the music of Abba to a new generation! Returning to the Cheltenham Playhouse on Saturday, 23rd September, after sell-out performances earlier this year!
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Friday, 4th October 2024 - Saturday, 5th October 2024

ds:uk The definitive tribute show to Dire Straits, On Another Night DS:UK at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreDS:UK - The on another night tour 1991 brought them the final Dire Straits album - On Every Street - and was commemorated by an enormous 2 year world tour that was one of their most successful to date.
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Wednesday, 30th October 2024 - Thursday, 31st October 2024

Thursday, 31st October 2024 - Thursday, 31st October 2024

Behind the Curtain presents Once More With Feeling, the live Buffy the Vampire Slayer musical tribute concert.Once More With Feeling at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreStep into the supernatural world of Buffy the Vampire Slayer like never before with 'Once More with Feeling: A Live Musical Concert Tribute.'
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Wednesday, 17th July 2024 - Sunday, 21st July 2024

High School Musical on stageHigh School Musical at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatrePromenade Productions continue to celebrate their 40th Anniversary year with this high energy Disney classic.
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Sunday, 28th January 2024 - Sunday, 28th January 2024

Paint & Pour at the Cheltenham Playhouse with image of guests paintingPaint and Pour at Cheltenham Playhouse TheatreJoin the Cheltenham Playhouse team for a still life painting experience led by artist Estée Angéline.
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Tuesday, 20th February 2024 - Tuesday, 20th February 2024

Paul Ettore TaboneViva Pavarotti at Cheltenham Playhouse Theatre'Viva Pavarotti' - Tenor, Paul Ettore Tabone is back with a celebration of the great, Luciano Pavarotti.
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Sunday, 10th March 2024 - Sunday, 10th March 2024

Thought Control, A tribute to Pink FloydTribute to Pink FloydThought Control are pleased to bring their Tribute to Pink Floyd to the Cheltenham Playhouse. They present over two hours of classic songs with an unforgettable spectacle of sound and light.
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Wednesday, 10th July 2024 - Wednesday, 10th July 2024

Premier of Robin A Smith's 'Edward Lear - A Remarkable Life'Premier of Robin A Smith's 'Edward Lear - A Remarkable Life'Robin A Smith and the premier of his new musical journey through the life and works of Edward Lear.
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Wednesday, 4th September 2024 - Sunday, 8th September 2024

Saturday, 7th September 2024 - Saturday, 7th September 2024

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time adapted by Simon Stephens, based on the Novel by Mark Haddon.
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Thursday, 22nd February 2024 - Friday, 23rd February 2024

The Extraordinary Life of Alan TuringThe Extraordinary Life of Alan TuringThis musical, composed by Joel Goodman and Jan Osborne, with a script by Joan Greening is a journey through the extraordinary life of Alan Turing.
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Sunday, 17th March 2024 - Sunday, 17th March 2024

Paul Sinha: Pauly BengaliPaul Sinha: Pauly BengaliJoin Paul for an uncompromising show taking a pop at politicians, plagiarists and pretenders. Crammed with jokes, stories and songs it's a rollercoaster of a stand-up show from a comedian unwilling to hold back.
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Sunday, 25th February 2024 - Sunday, 25th February 2024

Kick Up The 80'sKick Up The 80's at Cheltenham PlayhouseWanna Party? If you love the 80's era then Kick Up The 80's is the band for you. Not "just another" 80's tribute band. Kick Up The 80's put together a fun, high energy show featuring a varied set full of faithfully recreated 80's classics from across the decade.
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Wednesday, 7th February 2024 - Saturday, 10th February 2024

Be Our GuestCODS returns to the Cheltenham Playhouse this February, celebrating the last 20 fabulous years of CODS productions.
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