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 35 events at this location

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Al Stewart

The Glasgow-born singer-songwriter performs acoustic versions of his back catalogue.

Tue 1 Nov

£43.53–£49.16 / 0300 500 0595

Christmas with Aled Jones & Russell Watson

Two of the world’s greatest classical voices, Aled Jones and Russell Watson, reunite for Christmas 2022 with a brand-new album. Performing together again following a three-year hiatus, the powerhouse duo will also embark on a colossal UK tour this November and December. The duo will record the album later this year and…

Wed 16 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0300 500 0595


Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy perform pop hits by their former bands.

Tue 18 Oct

£30–£44.50 / 0300 500 0595

Brian Wilson

Former Beach Boy member and solo artist Brian Wilson delivers the greatest hits from his solo works alongside fan favourites from his career with the band.

Thu 7 Jul

Cancelled / 0300 500 0595

Chris de Burgh

AOR from the man who unleashed 'The Lady in Red' on the world, playing covers from his latest album.

Thu 22 Sep

£47.85–£69.60 / 0300 500 0595

Dara O'Briain – Voice of Reason

The television regular – best known as the host of Mock The Week – brings his latest routine to the stage.

Fri 27 May

£23 / 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 13 Oct

£40–£45 / 0300 500 0595

Dionne Warwick

The well-established singer, actress and TV presenter performs a selection of soul, easy listening and pop songs from her long career.

Fri 24 Jun

£60–£70 / 0300 500 0595

Don McLean

Don McLean, author of the most famous song ever to have been inspired by an air accident, continues to tour but says he will not be releasing any more albums following his swansong Addicted to Black.

Sun 18 Sep

£46.85–£64.10 / 0300 500 0595

Wed 5 Oct

£37.73–£105.85 / 0300 500 0595

Fisherman's Friends

A nine-man shanty folk group drawing on 200 years of traditional vocal repertoire.

Thu 2 Feb 2023

£29–£38.35 / 0300 500 0595

In Conversation with The Sopranos

Learn more about the TV show hit The Sopranos at this event, which brings together former cast members for a talk and Q&A.

Sun 26 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0300 500 0595

Jack Dee: Off The Telly

Join Jack Dee for an evening of entertainment (food and beverages not included) in his new stand-up tour. Star of TV sitcoms Bad Move, Lead Balloon and Josh, Jack also hosts the legendary Radio 4 show I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue. Additional credits include presenting Jack Dee's Helpdesk on BBC Two, C4's The Jack Dee Show…

Thu 9 Jun

£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…

Fri 18 Nov

£50.75 / 0300 500 0595

Justin Hayward

Legendary voice of The Moody Blues

Sat 17 Sep

£40 / 0300 500 0595

Kim Wilde

Iconic 80s pop star.

Fri 23 Sep

£29–£36 / 0300 500 0595

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club

A comedy roadshow with a guaranteed four top professional comedians, with different acts in each show, a full bar and two intervals for refills. Also a good chance to spot people before they become famous.

Fri 17 Jun

£22.25 / 0300 500 0595

Fri 15 Jul

£22.25 / 0300 500 0595

Fri 23 Sep

£22.25 / 0300 500 0595

…and 3 more dates until 16 Dec

The Magical Music of Harry Potter: Live in Concert

One of a kind film and music experience: The Magical Music of Harry Potter- Live in Concert with a Weasley brother! The Harry Potter films are one of the most successful film series in the history of Cinema. Revisit the award winning music with the London Philharmonic & Symphonic Film Orchestra in a unique concert…

Fri 11 Nov

£34.27–£60.93 / 0300 500 0595

The Overtones

Doo-wop vocal harmony man band doing it for the mums.

Sun 29 May

£31.05–£44.25 / 0300 500 0595

The Proclaimers

Scotland's unforgettable musical twins return to the stage with their singalong Caledonian anthems.

Fri 8 Jul

£37 / 0300 500 0595

Russell Kane: The Fast and the Curious

The award winning comedian tours his newest show.

Fri 7 Oct

£20 / 0300 500 0595

Sara Pascoe: LadsLadsLads

The award-winning comedian returns with her new show.

Thu 13 Apr 2023

£17.85–£27.75 / 0300 500 0595

Sarah Millican: Bobby Dazzler

The hilarious Sarah Millican is back on tour with a Bobby Dazzler of a new stand-up show. In this, her sixth international tour, you’ll learn about what happens when your mouth seals shut, how to throw poo over a wall, trying to lose weight but only losing the tip of your finger, a surprisingly funny smear test, and how…

Tue 7 Jun

£30.35 / 0300 500 0595


One of the best post-punk pop acts, helmed by the songwriting duo Glen Tilbrook and Chris Difford.

Sun 27 Nov

£42.75–£139 / 0300 500 0595

Steve Hackett Genesis Revisited - Foxtrot at Fifty + Hackett Highlights

The one-time Genesis guitarist revisits his time in the band with new versions of songs he co-wrote from the period 1971–1977.

Tue 11 Oct

£46.85–£53.10 / 0300 500 0595

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 2023

£17.75–£28.75 / 0300 500 0595

Tue 18 Apr 2023

£17.75–£28.75 / 0300 500 0595

Wed 19 Apr 2023

£17.75–£28.75 / 0300 500 0595

…and 3 more dates until 22 Apr 2023

Strictly Come Dancing: Here Come The Boys

Strictly Come Dancing’s Aljaž Škorjanec is joined by Pasha Kovalev, international ballet sensation and West End star Sam Salter and Broadway star Michael Dameski for the latest touring production.

Fri 17 Jun

£37.50–£42.50 / 0300 500 0595

Strike A Pose!

Three of the fiercest Drag stars from both sides of the pond take to the stage in this all-singing, all-dancing sickening live spectacular! Our Queens tear up the floor with a celebration of pops greatest divas

Sun 16 Oct

£46.85–£58.35 / 0300 500 0595

The Stylistics

One of the most accomplished soul bands to grace the R&B scene, The Stylistics bring with them the sweet, soulful memories of years past.

Tue 8 Nov

£41.35 / 0300 500 0595


At the height of their career, Tavares composed of five Cape-Verdean American brothers – Ralph, Chubby, Pooch, Butch and Tiny. Born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island, they were one of the most heavily covered bands of the Disco era and sold tens of thousands of copies of their sheet music to club bands and budding…

Tue 13 Sep

£44.35 / 0300 500 0595

Tom Allen: Absolutely

  • 4 stars

Sharp of both tongue and suit, Tom Allen (you'll have seen him on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Live at the Apollo and Channel 4's Comedy Gala) presents a brand new show. Ages 14+.

Sat 13 May 2023

Prices to be confirmed / 0300 500 0595

What's Love Got To Do With It?

Ultimate tribute concert to Tina Turner, presented by the award-winning producers behind Whitney - Queen Of The Night.

Sat 8 Oct

£24–£29.50 / 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. …

Thu 10 Nov

£20–£27.50 / 0300 500 0595

Will Young

The terribly nice young Pop Idol graduate who has been one of the few to almost entirely shake the shackles of reality TV to emerge a solid popster in his own right.

Fri 4 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0300 500 0595

With Kris James.

Woman to Woman

Judie Tzuke, Beverley Craven and Julia Fordham perform their hits and album tracks with a five-piece band.

Sat 5 Nov

£42.93–£133.85 / 0300 500 0595