Pavilion Theatre

Pavilion Theatre
Westover Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 2BU
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Pavilion Theatre

Built on the seafront in the 20s Bournemouth's Pavilion Theatre is a traditional art deco theatre space. The venue was refurbished in 2007 and now seats almost 1500. The Terrace Bistro is open between 10am–5pm everyday and also offers pre-show dining.

Limited pay and display parking is available at the Pavilion car park.

Events at this venue

There are 31 events at this location

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Alfie Boe

Tony Award winning English tenor, Alfie Boe brings his hits to the stage. The highly acclaimed singer performs classical crossover works such as opera arias, show tunes and light music.

Fri 22 Sep

£40.45–£186.75 / 0300 500 0595

Andy and the Odd Socks

The greatest sock'n'roll band in the world and stars of CBBC's hit TV show Andy and the Band.

Wed 25 Oct

£21–£30 / 0300 500 0595

An Audience with Simon Reeve

The journalist sets out on his first-ever tour to discuss the many fascinating adventures he has undertaken.

Wed 18 Oct

£28.50 / 0300 500 0595

Beverley Knight

Britsoul diva who gives it her all in performance.

Sat 11 Nov

£29.25–£126.75 / 0300 500 0595

La Bohème: An Ellen Kent Production

Senbla presents Opera International's award-winning Ellen Kent Production featuring the Ukrainian Opera & Ballet Theatre Kyiv, with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra. Welcoming back the fabulous Korean soprano Elena Dee.* Directed by Ellen Kent, this brand new production is traditionally…

Wed 29 Mar

£24–£38 / 0300 500 0595

Bonnie Raitt

“On this record, I wanted to stretch,” says Bonnie Raitt. “I always want to find songs that excite me, and what’s different this time is that I’ve tried some styles and topics I haven’t touched on before.” With Just Like That…, her first new album in more than six years, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Raitt continues to draw…

Tue 6 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0300 500 0595

With Gareth Dunlop.

The Bootleg Beatles

Relive the sights and sounds of the 60s with the most established Beatles tribute band.

Sat 1 Apr

£34.25–£43.25 / 0300 500 0595

Dawn French is a Huge T***

“This show is so-named because unfortunately, it’s horribly accurate. There have been far too many times I have made stupid mistakes or misunderstood something vital or jumped the gun in a spectacular display of tw*ttery. I thought I might tell some of these buttock-clenching embarrassing stories to give the audience a…

Thu 2 Nov

£42–£45 / 0300 500 0595

Ellen Kent's Madama Butterfly

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards Back by overwhelming public demand, this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including a…

Tue 28 Mar

£24–£38 / 0300 500 0595

Frankie Boyle: Lap of Shame

The Scottish comedian tours his latest hour.

Mon 27 Mar

£25 / 0300 500 0595


Through the first chapter of her career from her emergence in 1993 through to 2007, Gabrielle was a constant presence in the UK charts. She landed two number 1 singles, a further eight Top 10 hits and five Top 10 albums, including the number 1 hit Rise. Gabrielle has spent a combined total of over four years on the Top 40…

Tue 24 Oct

£32.85–£139 / 0300 500 0595

Gary Delaney: Gary In Punderland

Get ready to dive into a rabbit hole of the best jokes in the world - star of Live at the Apollo and sell-out sensation Gary Delaney is back! One of the most sought after joke writers in the country and longstanding Mock the Week special guest, Gary has been through the laughing glass and he's ready to bring you a brand…

Sun 27 Aug

£24.85 / 0300 500 0595


‘Happy Hour Live - The Round Sheep Tour’ is the first (and possibly last depending on how it goes) tour from the smash hit Spotify podcast ‘JaackMaate’s Happy Hour’. Presented by JaackMaate, Stevie White and Robbie Knox, ‘Happy Hour’ is the most popular British podcast on Spotify and regularly tops the most listened to…

Mon 24 Apr

£19.50 / 0300 500 0595

Jon Richardson: The Knitwit

New hour from the English comedian best known as a team captain on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, plus Dave's Ultimate Worrier.

Sat 4 Nov

£23 / 0300 500 0595

Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

King of boogie-woogie, Jools Holland brings his energy-fueled show. Jools dazzles audiences across the UK with his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra and their exuberant live performances. The show will feature Gilson Lavis, special guest Eddi Reader, and guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall. A composer, pianist…

Sat 18 Nov

£32–£46 / 01262678258

Katie Melua

Emotional pop and acoustica from the Georgia-born singer-songwriter, who is accompanied for this one-off tour by the 24-piece Gori Women's Choir, who are masters of the ancient Georgian tradition of polyphonic singing.

Wed 3 May

£32.20–£136.75 / 0300 500 0595

Kevin Bloody Wilson

Australia's cult comedy king performs his too-crude-for-TV songs.

Mon 23 Oct

£39.20 / 0300 500 0595

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club

Four top professional comedians make you laugh. Incredible atmosphere and great night out! Different acts every show!

Fri 28 Apr

£22.25 / 0300 500 0595

Sat 27 May

£22.25 / 0300 500 0595

Sat 17 Jun

£22.25 / 0300 500 0595

…and 8 more dates until 12 Jan 2024

Level 42

Eighties funk pop band back on the road again, singing old favourites including 'Running in the Family' and 'Lessons in Love' as well as newer tracks.

Fri 27 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0300 500 0595

With The Christians.

Sun 30 Apr

£44.95–£60.60 / 0300 500 0595

The Manfreds

Rock and blues with a twist of jazz.

Sat 25 Nov

£41.50 / 0300 500 0595

Mike & the Mechanics

Mike Rutherford's MOR crew return with a new vocalist in tow – Andrew Roachford of 'Cuddly Toy' fame. The band perform from tracks from their extensive back catalogue including 'The Living Years’, 'Word Of Mouth' and 'Another Cup of Coffee'.

Sun 7 May

£59 / 0300 500 0595

Sara Pascoe: LadsLadsLads

The award-winning comedian returns with her new show.

Thu 13 Apr

£17.85–£27.75 / 0300 500 0595

Sarah Millican: Late Bloomer

One of the UK’s funniest women South Shields-born Sarah Millican followed an unusual path to fame. Left unexpectedly by her husband in 2004, she moved back home with her parents and started taking writing workshops as an outlet for processing her emotions. Her first ever stand-up gig was in a Newcastle pub called The Dog…

Thu 25 Jul 2024

£35.75 / 01262678258

Fri 26 Jul 2024

£35.75 / 01262678258

Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox

Scott Bradlee, and ad hoc group Postmodern Jukebox, reworks 21st century pop hits in a variety of vintage styles.

Wed 12 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0300 500 0595


Disco and funk by the well-established hitmaking band from America.

Sat 10 Jun

£30–£39.50 / 01733233233

Strictly Ballroom

  • Directed by: Baz Luhrmann, Drew McOnie
  • Written by: Baz Luhrmann, Craig Pearce

Musical based on the Australian film set in the cutthroat world of ballroom dancing.

Mon 17 Apr

£17.75–£28.75 / 0300 500 0595

Tue 18 Apr

£17.75–£28.75 / 0300 500 0595

Wed 19 Apr

£17.75–£28.75 / 0300 500 0595

…and 3 more dates until 22 Apr

Tom Allen: Completely

Off The Kerb Productions The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working-class Bromley explains why he's occasionally disgusted with modern life yet delighted with its eccentricities. As seen on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, The John Bishop Christmas Show, Comedy Central at the Comedy Store and…

Sat 13 May

£23 / 0300 500 0595

Sun 14 May

£23 / 0300 500 0595

Two Mr P's in a Podcast Live

Mr P has been a primary school teacher for over twelve years. He still works part-time in school and leads training in schools all over the UK and beyond. From sharing ideas and funny insights into life in the classroom, he has now become one of the most followed teachers on social media in the UK. Three years ago…

Sun 22 Oct

£22.50 / 0300 500 0595

The Waterboys

Indie-pop and folk with Celtic overtones by Mike Scott and his band of raggle taggle musicians.

Thu 26 Oct

£49 / 0300 500 0595

Whitney: Queen of the Night

A stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. This award winning production features a sensational line-up of musicians and artistes, and together with a powerhouse and breath-taking performance in the spirit of Whitney, deliver a show that exceeds expectation on every level.

Fri 10 Nov

£20–£30 / 0300 500 0595