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Theatre Performance, Thu 9 Aug - Sat 1 Sep 2018

Return To The Forbidden Planet

Return To The Forbidden Planet


Box Office

01323 412000


Compton Street,
East Sussex,
BN21 4BW


To Rock 'n' Roll And Beyond...

Presented by Eastbourne Theatres
Directed by Chris Jordan

From the team that brought you last summer’s smash hit show One Man,Two Guvnors, stand by for a high-octane musical that is truly out of this world.

The much loved and critically acclaimed, Olivier award winning spectacular Return To The Forbidden Planet takes to the Devonshire Park Theatre stage this summer and is ready for lift off!

Inspired by Shakespeare’s The Tempest the show is packed with classic hits such as Heard It Through the Grapevine, Young Girl, Great Balls of Fire, Shake Rattle And Roll and Johnny B Goode.

With a brilliant cast of actor musicians, stunning special effects and live music make sure you don’t miss this feel-good musical which is perfect for all the family to enjoy.

Fasten your seatbelts for the musical theatre ride of your life!

Audio described performances Fri 7.45pm & Sat 2.30pm (Not available Fri 10 & Sat 11 August)

"The best Rock 'n' Roll Show in Town" Daily Express

"Uproarious Energy" The Guardian

"Deliriously Addictive" Daily Telegraph

Quotes taken from West End production

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 9 Aug - Sat 1 Sep 2018
Tue – Sat 7.45pm
Wed & Sat 2.30pm

First 3 nights £23 all seats
Tue – Thur 7.45pm £21 - £27.50
Fri & Sat 7.45pm £21 - £29.50
Wed & Sat 2.30pm £25

Concessions £1.50 off
Groups 10+ 10% off
(Top 2 prices, apply 7.45pm only)

Under 16s & Students £15
(Available at all performances)

Friends of Devonshire Park Theatre 25% off (Tue 7.45pm only)

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 24 - Sat 28 Apr The Importance Of Being Earnest
Wed 2 May Wuthering Heights: The Music of Kate Bush
Fri 4 - Mon 7 May Faithful in a Changing World
Sun 6 May Lou Fellingham Live
Thu 10 - Sun 13 May The Yeomen of the Guard
Tue 15 - Sat 19 May Turn of the Screw



See location of Devonshire Park Theatre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: OA 612846  Lat: 50.76338 Long: 0.28511

Located just yards from the seafront Wish Tower area and 10 minutes walk from the railway station. Follow theatre signs. The theatre has a pay and display car park in College Road (free of charge in evenings). There's also a limited amount of free on street parking.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Eastbourne station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups