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It's in our name! We welcome visits from some of the world's best touring companies in the beautiful setting of Frank Matcham's theatre.

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Gilbert & Sullivan

The highly acclaimed National Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company are back in Buxton with three full scale productions. They are joined for b...

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Buxton Opera House & Pavilion Arts Centre plays host to the best live stand-up acts in the country.

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The biggest names from all around the globe. Don't forget to check out our annual festivals, Four Four Time and Summer Pops Week.

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Whether it's comedy or tragedy, we offer the best in quality drama.

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Love song and dance? Here you'll find shows that will make you feel good and have you singing all night long!

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Buxton Opera House & Pavilion Arts Centre host the very best in ballet, contemporary and world dance.

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We have shows for the whole family. From circuses to children's shows, come here to find the perfect day out.

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Buxton's newest and best film venue with the latest feature films and more.

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Spoken Word

From mountaineering & adventure to politics and literature, there's something for everybody.

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Learning & Participation

Find workshops, activities and shows from our learning & participation department

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Whether it's magic and mediumship, circus or cabaret, Buxton Opera House & Pavilion Arts Centre has the event for you.

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Special Events

Every year we hold a number of special events such as our celebrated New Year's Eve Gala as well as our recent A Last Nght At The Proms.

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