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Plan a theatre trip to the area, which is justly proud to be the home of the world famous Royal Shakespeare Company. The Royal Shakespeare and Swan Theatres regularly wow audiences with Shakespeare productions, as well as showcasing works from contemporary playwrights. If new writing is your thing, then check out the regular Festivals at the RSC’s The Other Place.

If you’re after musicals and family shows then look no further than the Belgrade Theatre, the only professional theatre in Coventry. This hidden gem provides its audience members with a mix of entertaining and engaging live experiences including, ballet, comedy and annual pantomime.

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Royal Shakespeare Company

One of the world’s best-known theatre ensembles, the Royal Shakespeare Company performs the works of Shakespeare, his contemporaries and new writing, throughout the year in Stratford-upon-Avon. Showcasing two thrust stage auditoria, the 1,000 seat Royal Shakespeare Theatre and 450 seat Swan Theatre, bring audiences and actors closer together in the best possible setting to experience live theatre. If you don’t have time to see a performance then why not enjoy the stunning views from the Tower, discover theatrical secrets on a Theatre Tour, spend time exploring the award-winning The Play’s The Thing exhibition, relax with a coffee at The Other…

The Other Place

The Other Place

The Other Place is a Royal Shakespeare Company venue  in Stratford-upon-Avon and includes the following – – A 200-seat flexible studio theatre hosting festivals, music nights and performances throughout the year – Home to the RSC Costume Store, making 60,000 costumes readily available to the public, film companies, amateur theatre makers and schools – Spaces available for commercial hires, conferences, wedding receptions, product launches and parties – Guided Theatre Tours for the public, groups and school parties – Susie’s Cafe Bar – a creative space to grab a drink and relax or work For more information visit

Belgrade Theatre

The Belgrade Theatre is one of the most dynamic producing theatres in the country offering an exciting mix of entertaining and engaging live experiences all under one roof. It is the only professional theatre in Coventry and so acts as both the city and region’s commercial and producing theatre. We are also highly respected for our ground-breaking community and education initiatives. With a distinctive and brave artistic policy designed to cater to and develop the different audiences in and around Coventry, productions range from large scale tours such as West End musicals like Blood Brothers to home produced shows like…