This classic was first performed in Paris in 1841 and is one of the more traditional ballets, truly capturing the headily romantic drama and beauty of the form. The choreography has changed little over the decades and we’re treated to a fabulous array of set pieces. The Vienna Festival Ballet’s touring production of Giselle features […]

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Open Afternoon Success

On August 22, 2018 By

Customers that are signed up to our email mailing list and for all who saw our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram posts were invited for our first ever community Open Afternoon. Community outreach is really important to us, so we decided to welcome customers into our orangery on Wednesday 15th August to check out our latest […]

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So that’s it, once again another Open Air Theatre Festival, in the beautiful Tuckwell Amphitheatre has come to an end, and although this time of year always comes with a hint of sadness as we take down the lights, pack up the candles and move back ‘home’ to the Bacon Theatre, we always enjoy looking […]

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So you may already know that we like to host many tribute acts at the Bacon Theatre, to take you on a journey back to the ‘good ol’ days’ but not this time. This time, we have three OFFICAL acts taking over our stage.

We’ll give you a moment to let that sink in…


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The Open Air Theatre Festival is just around the corner, and we are overjoyed with the latest news that the wonderful weather we’ve been having is set to stay until August!

Of course you can’t always believe the headlines! How many times have we all planned that perfect BBQ evening with friends and family? Only […]

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At the Bacon Theatre we value your privacy, so we wanted you to know that we’ve made our Privacy Policy a bit clearer. These changes reflect the new rules set by the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and come into effect on 25th May 2018.

To view the Privacy Policy in full please click […]

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Spring Season 2017

On January 3, 2017 By

Happy New Year!

We are all crossing our fingers for a good year in 2017.

We hope the Bacon Theatre gets things off to a flying start for you over the coming months: from toe-tapping live music to exhilarating event cinema, exquisite dance and fascinating story-telling.

Our bumper selection of live music includes An Evening […]

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Spring is in the air

On February 24, 2017 By

Is that the sweet smell of spring approaching?

As the blossom prepares to bloom over the coming months we have plenty to keep you entertained at the Bacon Theatre: From toe-tapping live music to exhilarating event cinema, exquisite dance and fascinating story-telling.

Still to come this spring are The Bohemians Queen Live, Darkside Pink Floyd, […]

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Fancy joining Team Bacon?

On September 3, 2012 By

We are currently looking for cheerful, hard-working and fun individuals to join our casual Front of House team working behind the bar.

For more information or an application form, drop an email to Debbie on

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