Kings News

May 2020


COVID 19 Update

Update from our CEO: 15 MAY

15 May 2020

As the days merge into one I start by hoping you are well. This week the Kings has cause to reflect on the remarkable achievements of Frank Matcham, the architect of the theatre. Sunday 16 May marks the 100th anniversary of his death and in remembering him it gives us the chance to celebrate what an […]


COVID 19 Update

Update from our CEO: 01 MAY

01 May 2020

I cycled past the Kings last weekend and the sun was shining on Aurora – our golden statue standing guard high above the Kings. She was standing so bright and strong it filled me with a sense of optimism for the future amidst the uncertainty. So what does that future look like? We at the […]

April 2020


COVID 19 Update

Update from our CEO: 24 APR

24 Apr 2020

First and foremost I hope you and your family and friends are keeping safe and well. Although the curtain is down at the moment we are busy making plans to raise it and welcome you back. I would love to share these plans with you and am thrilled to say that Jack Edwards and I […]


COVID 19 Update

Update from our CEO: 14 APR

14 Apr 2020

All of us at the Kings hope you and yours are well and safe. We hope you managed to make the best of the Easter weekend. Saying this we haven’t forgotten that key workers were hard at it and many in very difficult circumstances. The Kings would like to say our own thank you to […]


COVID 19 Update

Update from our CEO: 06 APR

06 Apr 2020

We have been working away rescheduling our fabulous line up of shows and looking ahead to 2021. We can’t wait to tell you about the amazing programme we have coming up. I am pleased to say most customers for our April and May shows have now been contacted, so if you have not seen the […]

March 2020


COVID 19 Update

Update from our CEO: 31 MAR

31 Mar 2020

With the recent statements from the UK government regarding social distancing, and ongoing conversations with the Producers of shows coming to the theatre, we are sad to announce that the Kings is extending its temporary closure up to Sunday 31 May 2020. We are working tirelessly to reschedule our fabulous line up of shows in this […]



How You Can Support the Kings Theatre ?

25 Mar 2020

Like many in our industry today, as both an unsubsidised venue and a charity (1088254), these unprecedented times will impact on us greatly. Throughout its 113 year history the Kings Theatre has continued to entertain the community and the support of our audiences and patrons is hugely appreciated. During this period where the curtain is […]


COVID 19 Update

Theatre Closure Information

20 Mar 2020

We are sad to announce that following the recent statements from the Government, regarding social distancing to include “avoidance of pubs, clubs and theatres” the Kings Theatre is currently closed to the public and all shows up to Friday 1st May 2020 have been rescheduled. If you hold tickets for any of these shows please […]

February 2020



Sponsor a Seat and be part of the Kings Theatre’s future

26 Feb 2020

Whatever your connection with the Kings Theatre is, you don’t have to be a performer to play a starring role and show your support for our historic venue. Following the news of our exciting regeneration project, we are delighted to be able to offer a unique way you can invest in the Theatre’s future – […]



Emma Barton becomes a Patron of the Kings Theatre

21 Feb 2020

EastEnders and Strictly Come Dancing star Emma Barton has been announced as a patron of the Kings Theatre and will be helping in the Theatre’s regeneration efforts. Portsmouth-born Emma, who most recently wowed audiences with her appearance on the hit BBC dance show will join EastEnders’ co-star Lorraine Stanley alongside West End and comedy star Brian Conley for Sunday Night […]

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