Buxton Opera House
  • Water Street
    SK17 6XN
The Buxton Opera House - a theatre of high quality entertainments.

Buxton Opera House presents a huge variety of entertainments throughout the year.  Local people and tourists are entertained every year by around 450 performances. Entertainments vary from ballet to comedy and opera to children's shows.

Our Buxton theatre also annually hosts the following events:

  • Buxton Festival which is running for the 28th time, it offers entertainments of world stage opera and  outstanding concerts
  • The 13th Festival of Gilbert and Sullivan
  • Four-Four-Time festival of live music

Buxton Opera House is also home to the Buxton Festival Fringe, this runs alongside the Buxton Festival and this event offers a variety of acts to entertain (up to 300!) including theatre, poetry, comedy and street entertainments. It is one of the largest fringes in England and offers entertainment both indoor and outdoor!

To find out more about individual events or to book on-line please visit our website www.buxton-opera.co.uk .



For groups of 10+ or for people with concessions please call our box office on 0845 1272190.


Box office opening times are

10 a.m - 8 p.m Mon - Sat

4 p.m - 8 p.m Sun


Buxton breaks

You can gain at least 10% off your ticket price for most shows when you book an overnight stay at any Hotel or Guest House in the Buxton area


Book any three plays at once and get the third for only 5 pounds.

Buxton is proud to have this beautiful Edwardian Theatre, capture the romance of the occasion, sense the history and enjoy the entertainments this theatre offers

Please mention The Best of Buxton when responding to this advert, thank you.

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