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The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury


The Marlowe Theatre

01227 787787


The Friars,

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 1 - Sat 19 Dec A Better Woman
Fri 27 Nov - Sun 10 Jan Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs
Tue 22 Dec Dickens At Christmas
Mon 28 - Thu 31 Dec The Nutcracker
Tue 12 - Sun 17 Jan The Glenn Miller Story
Sat 16 Jan Christine Tobin


Situated in the heart of Canterbury, The Marlowe Theatre is one of the South East's most popular theatres. Offering the biggest and best in touring theatre productions you can enjoy West End musicals, drama, international opera and ballet, classical music, stand-up comedy, music gigs, children's shows and pantomime. This brand-new theatre opened in October 2011 and has quickly become a popular tourist attraction.

It also offers a great atmosphere in the relaxed cafe, bar and restaurant The Green Room where you can enjoy freshly cooked food made on-site, using the best of local ingredients and stunning views of Canterbury from its theatre bars.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedGuided tours for groupsSmoking not allowedFacilities for hearing impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Opening details

Opening times vary. Please visit the website to find out more.


Prices depend on performance. Please visit the website to find out more.



See location of The Marlowe Theatre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TR 148580  Lat: 51.28068 Long: 1.07925

Centre of Canterbury, nearest car park is Pound Lane. Disabled parking on forecourt.

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Canterbury West station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired
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