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The smash hit musical comedy Hairspray is coming to Buxton with a production guaranteed to have you dancing the night away!

Staring Norman Pace (ITV1’s The Hale and Pace Show) Matt Rixon (The LadykillersAround the World in 80 Days) reprising his role as Edna Turnblad, musical theatre star Brenda Edwards (Chicago, We Will Rock You, The X Factor) returning as Motormouth Maybelle and Layton Williams (Bad Education, Rent) now starring as Seaweed.

It’s Baltimore, 1962 where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for equality, bagging local heartthrob Link Larkin along the way!

Featuring the hit songs Welcome To The 60sYou Can’t Stop The BeatThe Nicest Kids in Town and many more.

Don’t miss this irresistible feel-good show that will have you smiling for days - let your hair down and book now!

Theatre Package at the Old Hall Hotel
Enjoy a 2-course meal and overnight stay at the Old Hall Hotel. The Old Hall Hotel in Buxton is offering a special theatre package for each of the evening performances for £199.00 per couple. The Hairspray Theatre Package includes:

  • A 2-course pre-theatre meal 
  • Two dress circle tickets to an evening performance
  • Overnight accommodation in once of the hotel’s classic twin or double rooms
  • Full English breakfast the next morning

For more information about the theatre package click here. This link will take you away from the Buxton Opera House website.

  • Duration: 2hr 30mins (includes interval)
  • Price: £26-£42




Groups (8+)/Senior/Disabled/JSA/Income Support/Students/Children: £2.50 off (not Dress Circle)
Children and Student discounts Monday to Thursday evenings only.