Kings News

June 2022



Dancer Auditions for the Pompey Panto “Cinderella” in 2022!

08 Jun 2022

The Kings Theatre is looking for highly skilled dancers who can sing and act to be part of our Ensemble in this year’s legendary Pompey Panto, Cinderella. This is a paid, professional role. What we are looking for: ⭐ Exceptional Jazz, Ballet and Tap dancers with strong vocal and acting abilities. (You will be required […]

May 2022



Introducing The Kings Theatre “Search for Cinders”

23 May 2022

We are delighted to announce that our ‘Search for Cinders’ is now underway!  The Kings Theatre are looking for a highly skilled singer and actor with strong dance ability to join our talented cast in the title role of Cinderella in this year’s legendary Pompey Panto.   This is a paid, professional contract and we must […]

January 2022



Reserve your Seats in our Gallery for We Will Rock You

31 Jan 2022

The worldwide smash hit musical We Will Rock You by Queen and Ben Elton is BACK and the tour is kicking off in Portsmouth! Since 2002 over 16 million theatregoers in 19 countries have been thrilled by this awe-inspiring production. Enjoy 24 of Queen’s biggest hits delivered in a show that boasts the scale and spectacle that […]

November 2021



Introducing our biggest ever community production | Titanic the Musical

09 Nov 2021

We are delighted to announce that our in-house team will be producing Titanic the Musical in 2022, showcasing the best local talent Portsmouth has to offer, with audition registration now OPEN! The epic production featuring the largest cast of adults and children ever to appear on our stage opens on 20th April 2022. To ensure […]

October 2021



New Trustee at the Kings Theatre

29 Oct 2021

The Kings Theatre is pleased to welcome Portsmouth Councillor Rob Wood to its board of Trustees.  Rob brings with him an extensive knowledge of Portsmouth and the arts, and previously served as the Lord Mayor of the city during 2020/2021, representing the Theatre as a Patron during this period.  The appointment comes at a time when the Kings plans to kick-start its regeneration project and continue its diverse programme into 2022 and beyond.  Elsewhere, the Theatre is delighted to […]



Pompey Panto fun at the Great South Run!

10 Oct 2021

Fee Fi Fo Fum, what a weekend it was at the Great South Run! Our cast of Jack and the Beanstalk were THRILLED to be involved earlier this month, as thousands of runners and spectators gathered at Southsea Seafront to take part in the races and show their support. As part of their royal duties, Dame […]

September 2021



John Challis

20 Sep 2021

We are devastated to learn of the passing of John Challis. John was not only a brilliant actor who performed on stage at the Kings, but also a wonderful friend and supporter of the Theatre as one of our patrons. John’s support of the Kings was unrivalled and it was a privilege to keep in […]

May 2021



Update regarding our summer pantomime, Dick Whittington

17 May 2021

Statement from Paul Woolf – Kings Theatre CEO: The Kings of Theatre team is committed to bringing our audiences first class entertainment in a safe environment. As leader of this great team I have had to make some tough decisions in the last year. I have always driven the team with an optimistic heart keeping […]

March 2021



Give the Gift of Theatre this Mother’s Day!

11 Mar 2021

Mothering Sunday is this week – Sunday 14 March, and so we’re celebrating Mums everywhere – ours, yours, your children’s (!) and encouraging them to treat themselves to a night out at the Kings. Something to look forward to, now that it feels like we’re finally on our way back to normal! We’ve picked out […]

January 2021


COVID 19 Update

Update from our CEO: 08 JAN

08 Jan 2021

I hope you, your family and friends are well. As you may know our fabulous Pantomime, Dick Whittington, was cut short in December, and although we wanted to remount it over the February school half term to complete the run, sadly this cannot happen now. I am really proud that the Kings was able to […]

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