Lighthouse (previously known as Poole Arts Centre)

Lighthouse (previously known as Poole Arts Centre)
Kingland Road
Poole, Dorset BH15 1UG
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Seats 669. The Towngate Theatre closed in June 2001 for the first phase of Poole Arts Centre's £8.5 million refurbishment programme and reopened in October 2001. The second phase of refurbishment closed the Arts Centre between May-Oct 2002.. Previously known as Poole Arts Centre.

Current Productions

Lloyd GriffithBaroque & Roll

Performances begin: 27 April 2024

Daniel FoxxVillain

Performances begin: 02 May 2024

Laura SmythLiving My Best Life

Performances begin: 04 May 2024

Manon Lescaut

Performances begin: 10 May 2024

The Great Stink

Performances begin: 11 May 2024

The Rake’s Progress

Performances begin: 11 May 2024

Dean Friedman

Performances begin: 12 May 2024

Fisherman’s FriendsRock the Boat

Performances begin: 12 May 2024

Jah Wobble

Performances begin: 15 May 2024

Simon ReeveTo the Ends of the Earth

Performances begin: 23 May 2024

The Boy at the Back of the Class

Performances begin: 28 May 2024

In the Night Garden Live

Performances begin: 15 June 2024

Ed GambleHot Diggity Dog

Performances begin: 20 June 2024

Whitney – Queen of the Night

Performances begin: 21 June 2024

Bombay Bicycle Club

Performances begin: 11 July 2024

Toad on the Road

Performances begin: 06 September 2024

Elvis Costello and Steve Nieve

Performances begin: 18 September 2024

Chris McCauslandYonks!

Performances begin: 21 September 2024

Russell KaneHyperActive

Performances begin: 27 September 2024

Jimmy CarrLaughs Funny

Performances begin: 12 October 2024

King Arthur

Performances begin: 18 October 2024

Ben EltonAuthentic Stupidity

Performances begin: 19 October 2024

Peppa PigFun Day Out

Performances begin: 22 October 2024

Fairytale of New York

Performances begin: 15 November 2024

Simon BrodkinScrewed Up

Performances begin: 21 November 2024

What’s Love Got to Do With It?

Performances begin: 05 December 2024

Anton Du BekeChristmas with Anton & Friends

Performances begin: 19 December 2024

Boyzlife

Performances begin: 23 January 2025

Jason DonovanDoin’ Fine

Performances begin: 21 February 2025

Lou SandersNo Kissing in the Bingo Hall

Performances begin: 12 April 2025

Giovanni PerniceThe Last Dance

Performances begin: 22 April 2025

Rob BeckettGiraffe

Performances begin: 20 June 2025

Past Productions

The Gingerbread Man

Closed: 13 April 2018

Love, Bombs and Apples

Closed: 25 May 2018

Jurassic Park in Concert

Closed: 07 September 2018

Sticks and Stones

Closed: 30 September 2018

Island Town

Closed: 30 September 2018

How To Spot an Alien

Closed: 30 September 2018

The Play That Goes Wrong

Closed: 06 October 2018

Hannah and Hanna in Dreamland

Closed: 20 October 2018

A Beautiful Noise

Closed: 09 November 2018

Afro Celt Sound System

Closed: 16 November 2018

Othello

Closed: 24 November 2018

Dealing with Clair

Closed: 24 November 2018

Daniel Sloss – X

Closed: 28 November 2018

Swan Lake

Closed: 10 January 2019

Sleeping Beauty

Closed: 12 January 2019

The Dark

Closed: 31 January 2019

Quadrophenia

Closed: 09 February 2019

AniMalcolm

Closed: 19 February 2019

Yamato – Passion

Closed: 23 February 2019

Rouse Ye Women

Closed: 23 February 2019

The Verdict

Closed: 02 March 2019

And Then They Came For Me

Closed: 14 March 2019

Burn the Floor

Closed: 09 May 2019

The Edit

Closed: 09 May 2019

The Listening Room

Closed: 23 May 2019

Macbeth

Closed: 31 May 2019

Idomeneo

Closed: 01 June 2019

Marti Pellow

Closed: 26 June 2019

Coastal Comedy

Closed: 13 July 2019

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Closed: 28 September 2019

Macbeth

Closed: 28 September 2019

I Believe in Unicorns

Closed: 12 October 2019

Monstersaurus!

Closed: 27 October 2019

Broadcast – Fleabag

Closed: 20 November 2019

Three Billy Pigs

Closed: 23 November 2019

Broadcast – Hansard

Closed: 03 December 2019

Broadcast – Fleabag

Closed: 05 December 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk

Closed: 05 January 2020

Sleeping Beauty

Closed: 16 January 2020

The Nutcracker

Closed: 18 January 2020

The Mousetrap

Closed: 25 January 2020

Return to Heaven

Closed: 12 February 2020

The Classic Rock Show

Closed: 20 February 2020

Absurd Person Singular

Closed: 25 March 2002

Absurd Person Singular

Closed: 25 March 2020

What’s in a Name?

Closed: 04 April 2020

Wilko Johnson

Closed: 10 April 2020

Chris Ramsey

Closed: 29 April 2020

Viva la Divas

Closed: 11 July 2020

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Closed: 29 August 2020

The Thunder Girls

Closed: 03 October 2020

The Magic Of Motown

Closed: 23 October 2020

Swan Song

Closed: 20 February 2021

Wilko Johnson

Closed: 23 April 2021

Ralph McTell

Closed: 30 April 2021

Symphonic Queen

Closed: 01 May 2021

Gangsta Granny

Closed: 13 June 2021

Rock of Ages

Closed: 19 June 2021

Bjorn Again

Closed: 02 July 2021

Worbey & Farrell

Closed: 15 July 2021

The Barricade Boys

Closed: 08 September 2021

One Night of Queen

Closed: 09 September 2021

Sun Records, the concert

Closed: 10 September 2021

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Closed: 11 September 2021

The Boys are Back!

Closed: 15 September 2021

Eric & Ern

Closed: 22 September 2021

Crimes in Egypt

Closed: 24 September 2021

Coastal Comedy

Closed: 25 September 2021

I Spy with My Little Eye

Closed: 25 September 2021

The Thunder Girls

Closed: 09 October 2021

Grace Petrie

Closed: 12 October 2021

May Queen

Closed: 17 October 2021

Hungry

Closed: 17 October 2021

Black Love

Closed: 17 October 2021

Amadigi

Closed: 16 October 2021

G4

Closed: 16 October 2021

Oh! What a Night

Closed: 29 October 2021

Boyzlife

Closed: 07 November 2021

Wet Wet Wet

Closed: 14 November 2021

Dreamboys

Closed: 20 November 2021

Elf the Musical

Closed: 27 November 2021

Fairytale of New York

Closed: 27 November 2021

Eurydice – HD Live

Closed: 04 December 2021

Beauty and the Beast

Closed: 31 December 2021

Giselle

Closed: 07 January 2022

The Nutcracker

Closed: 09 January 2022

Rock of Ages

Closed: 22 January 2022

Flo & Joan – Sweet Release

Closed: 02 February 2022

Triffids!

Closed: 05 March 2022

La boheme

Closed: 11 March 2022

The Golden Cockerel

Closed: 12 March 2022

Private Lives

Closed: 19 March 2022

Eng-er-land

Closed: 19 March 2022

Ben Hart – Wonder

Closed: 23 March 2022

Same Time Next Year

Closed: 26 March 2022

The Rocky Horror Show

Closed: 02 April 2022

Yes! Yes! UCS!

Closed: 02 April 2022

Nothing Happens (Twice)

Closed: 07 April 2022

Jabala and the Jinn

Closed: 12 April 2022

Wilko Johnson

Closed: 23 April 2022

A Partnership

Closed: 23 April 2022

Gangsta Granny

Closed: 01 May 2022

The Drifters

Closed: 27 May 2022

Jeremiah

Closed: 28 May 2022

Chris Ramsey

Closed: 22 June 2022

Wilko Johnson

Closed: 16 September 2022

Rock of Ages

Closed: 24 September 2022

Ottone

Closed: 14 October 2022

Tamerlano

Closed: 15 October 2022

Adorable Dora

Closed: 19 October 2022

The Pirates of Penzance

Closed: 22 October 2022

Black is the Color of My Voice

Closed: 27 October 2022

PER-SO-NA

Closed: 27 October 2022

Blood Brothers

Closed: 26 November 2022

Rick Wakeman

Closed: 02 December 2022

Cinderella

Closed: 31 December 2022

Swan Lake

Closed: 06 January 2023

The Nutcracker

Closed: 08 January 2023

Buffy Revamped

Closed: 28 January 2023

When Darkness Falls

Closed: 18 February 2023

Hey Duggee

Closed: 26 February 2023

Teechers Leavers ’22

Closed: 08 March 2023

The Levellers

Closed: 10 March 2023

Classic Rock Show

Closed: 18 March 2023

Made in India Britain

Closed: 29 April 2023

In the Night Garden Live

Closed: 11 June 2023

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

Closed: 07 July 2023

Legends of Variety

Closed: 14 September 2023

Captain SandyLive

Closed: 21 September 2023

Faith Healer

Closed: 30 September 2023

Gyles BrandrethCan’t Stop Talking

Closed: 29 September 2023

Diana, The Untold and Untrue Story

Closed: 30 September 2023

Paul ZerdinPuppetman

Closed: 06 October 2023

Noises Off

Closed: 14 October 2023

Carousel

Closed: 21 October 2023

Miriam Margolyes – Oh Miriam!

Closed: 19 October 2023

The Gods Are All Here

Closed: 21 October 2023

Jenny EclairSixty Plus! (FFS!)

Closed: 27 October 2023

Cinderella (la Cenerentola)

Closed: 14 November 2023

Alfie BrownRed Flags Galore!

Closed: 16 November 2023

Uncanny: I Know What I Saw

Closed: 18 November 2023

The Woman in Black

Closed: 25 November 2023

Love Actually: Live in Concert

Closed: 23 November 2023

The Holiday in Concert

Closed: 01 December 2023

The OvertonesGood Times Tour

Closed: 03 December 2023

Fairytale of New York

Closed: 10 December 2023

Jake Bugg10th Anniversary Show

Closed: 11 December 2023

SweetFull Circle Tour

Closed: 22 December 2023

Swan Lake

Closed: 04 January 2024

The Nutcracker

Closed: 07 January 2024

Twelve Angry Men

Closed: 27 January 2024

Oh What a Lovely War

Closed: 01 February 2024

Drag ‘n’ Drop!

Closed: 02 February 2024

Judi LoveThe One Like Judi Love

Closed: 03 February 2024

Ross NobleJibber Jabber Jamboree

Closed: 15 February 2024

Ockham’s Razor (UK)Tess

Closed: 21 February 2024

Protest

Closed: 02 March 2024

Pasion De Buena Vista

Closed: 09 March 2024

Dirty Dancing in Concert

Closed: 14 March 2024

Awful Auntie

Closed: 24 March 2024

Cirque – The Greatest Show

Closed: 23 March 2024

Paul FootDissolve

Closed: 04 April 2024

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

Closed: 11 April 2024

Ian Prowse

Closed: 12 April 2024