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The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury


The Marlowe Theatre

01227 787787


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Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 22 Oct Oysterband
Fri 21 - Sat 22 Oct Spine
Mon 24 - Sat 29 Oct Chicago
Mon 24 Oct The Owl And The Pussycat
Tue 25 Oct Little Howard's Big Show For Kids
Wed 26 Oct Keston Cobblers Club


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 productions, you can enjoy West End musicals, drama, international opera and ballet, classical music, stand-up comedy, music gigs, children's shows and pantomime. The Marlowe Studio is Kent's home of new writing, comedy and contemporary theatre. The theatre opened in October 2011 and has quickly become a popular tourist attraction.

The Green Room, the theatre's cafe, bar and restaurant, has a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy freshly-cooked food on site, using the best local ingredients. The theatre's other bars offer stunning views of Canterbury.

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.



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Map reference: TR 148580  Lat: 51.28093 Long: 1.07872

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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