It isn't Christmas without a panto, right? Exeter's festive season is packed with pantomimes for the entire family - you'll be spoilt for choice! We've created a round-up of the events for you, which show will you attend this Christmas?

A Christmas Carol at Exeter Northcott

Join Le Navet Bete for a hilarious re-telling of Charles Dicken's classic festive tale at Exeter Northcott Theatre, from 1st December – 1st January. Tickets range from £16 - £24, click here to find out more. Want more? Check out their guest blog on our website.

Cinderella at Exeter Barnfield Theatre

Head to Exeter Barnfield Theatre on 5th December for one of the best-known fairy tales of all time. Tickets are £13 for adults and £11 for children under 16. Get your tickets here!

Beauty and the Beast at Exeter Corn Exchange

Experience a tale as old as time at Exeter Corn Exchange this festive season, from 11th December – 2nd January. Tickets start at £13.50, find out how to get yours here.

Humbug! at St Nicholas Priory

Visit St Nicholas Priory, Exeter's oldest building, for an atmospheric and immersive Christmas experience with Humbug! Tickets are £15 for an adult and £12 for a child, for an evening full of live music, video projections, and plenty of festive cheer! Click here to find out more.

A Christmas Carol at Exeter Cathedral

Not a pantomime, but a production that will still get you in the festive spirit, is Chapter House Theatre Company's 'A Christmas Carol' at Exeter Cathedral. Tickets are priced £18 for an adult and £12 for a child - find out how to get yours here for the show on 30th November!

Rhia the Tree of Lights at Exeter Phoenix

Quirk Theatre presents the 'Rhia and the Tree of Lights', a new festive production at Exeter Phoenix until 28th December! Featuring ancient Indian tales and original music, this heart-warming show is for all ages and celebrates friendship, nature, and home. Book your tickets here.


Exeter Corn Exchange
Event Venue
The Hall of Exeter Corn Exchange

The largest venue in Exeter city centre, Exeter Corn Exchange is probably the ideal location for your event - whatever it may be.

Exeter Barnfield Theatre
Exeter Barnfield Theatre

A varied programme of events, alternative theatre and concerts. An intimate atmosphere. Bar and cafe.

Exeter Northcott Theatre
Exeter Northcott theatre exterior

The Exeter Northcott Theatre has been the home of high-quality professional theatre in Exeter and Devon for 50 years. The varied programme includes drama, dance, opera, ballet, music, workshops, community and educational events.

Exeter Cathedral
Exeter Cathedral West Front

Medieval cathedral. Fine example of Gothic Decorated style. Longest unbroken stretch of Gothic vaulting in the world. Image screen on West Front, Minstrels' Gallery and tombs. Expert guided tours, trails and activities for the family

St Nicholas Priory
St Nicholas Priory, exterior

Exeter’s oldest building, the original priory was turned into Tudor home and is now a performance and community venue. Come and experience 900 years of Exeter’s history and join us in discovering the secrets of our wonderful building.

Exeter Phoenix
Arts Centre
Angled image of the exterior of the Exeter Phoenix

Exeter Phoenix is one of the South West’s leading contemporary arts venues, offering an exciting and varied programme of theatre, dance, performance, music, film and visual arts, and attracting over 150,000 visitors a year.



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