Manor Pavilion Theatre

Shows throughout the year

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Listed below are just a few of the upcoming shows for The Manor Pavilion Theatre:


Thursday 17th to Wednesday 23rd August

Paul Taylor Mills presents 'Relative Values' by Noel Coward, part of the Summer Play Season. 

An English Earl plans to marry an American actress to the great dismay of his family. When the happy couple return to the ancestral home, matters are complicated when the family maid unexpectedly threatens to resign and the actress's ex boyfriend crashes the affair.

A hilarious comedy from the author of previous Sidmouth hits Blithe Spirit and Hay Fever.


Thursday 24th to Wednesday 30th August

Paul Taylor Mills presents 'Birthday Suite' by Robin Hawdon, part of the Summer Play Season. 

A birthday treat has been arranged for ageing civil servant Bob. The treat is a hotel room for the night, a double- bed which folds up into the wall and an attractive girl called Mimi. Next door a shy Kate anxiously awaits her computer agency date - Dick.

When a connecting door between the two rooms is left unlocked you have the recipe for a fast- moving and hilarious comedy.


Thursday 31st August to Wednesday 6th September

Paul Taylor Mills presents 'Absent Friends' by Alan Ayckbourn, part of the Summer Play Season. 

Diana has organised a tea party for Colin, a friend of her husband, Paul. Colin's fiance has recently drowned and the aim is to cheer him up with a gathering of old friends. However Colin's impending arrival exposes hidden tensions. Is it only Colin who needs cheering up?

A classic from Britain's most prolific comic playwright.


Thursday 7th to Wednesday 13th September

Paul Taylor Mills presents 'Hobson's Choice' by Harold Brighouse, part of the Summer Play Season. 

The young daughter's of curmudgeonly bootmaker Henry Hobson are anxious to marry. They have eligible suitors but must wait until eldest daughter, practical minded Maggie, is promised in marriage herself.

Maggie however has other plans which include freedom from her father's tyranny a business and a husband of her own. Her choice, Hobson's shy apprentice Will Mossop.


Thursday 14th to Friday 22nd September

Paul Taylor Mills presents 'House Guest' by Francis Durbridge, part of the Summer Play Season. 

Hollywood movie star, Robert Drury and his wife Stella learn that their son has been kidnapped not for ransom, but to force them to allow one of the kidnappers to stay at their home as a 'house guest'.

When police officers arrive the couple hope that the situation will soon be resolved....but is everything as it seems?


Friday 20th October

G B Promotions presents 'The New Jersey Boys'. The boys are back by huge popular demand.


Saturday 21st October

Presents 'Steve Hewlett 30 Years Talking to Myself'. Top Comedy Ventriloquist Steve Hewlett with incredible Impressionist Paul Burling.

Steve Hewlett 30 years talking to myself. Top ventriloquist with Arthur Lager, Pongo, Rod Vegas and more. Special Guest PAUL BURLING Incredible impressionist from Harry Hill the Movie and his own ITV Christmas Show.

A show packed full of laughs, suitable for all ages.


Saturday 11th November

G B Promotions presents 'The New Jersey Boys'. Extra performance added due to huge demand.


For more details including admission times and prices, and to see the complete list of What's On, please visit:

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