Sleeping Beauty


It’s back!  Bigger, better and more bonkers than ever before! Sleeping Beauty, the 20th show from the celebrated team behind Eastbourne's famed family pantos is here to make your Christmas dreams come true.

Starring Eastbourne favourites Tucker as Chester the Jester and Martyn Knight as Dame Nellie Night Nurse, Carli Norris (EastEnders, Hollyoakes) as Carabosse, Nicholas Pound (CATS), Rebecca Hoyle and a full supporting cast, mayhem and merriment is guaranteed.

The Princess is searching for happiness, Evil Carabosse is searching for revenge, Chester the Jester is searching for someone to laugh at his jokes and Dame Nellie Night Nurse? Well she’s searching for any man in the front two rows!

This spectacular show will be full of music, laughter, amazing special effects and plenty of surprises, tickets are already going fast for the panto we’ve all been waiting for, so don’t miss out, you SNOOZE you Lose!

Listen to our exclusive interview with the cast of Sleeping Beauty on the Eastbourne Theatres podcast, listen for free here or search Eastbourne Theatres on Spotify podcasts.

Purchase your programme online along with your ticket for £3 per programme.

Audio Described performances Saturday 18 December 2.30pm and Wednesday 5 January 2.30pm

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Guide Prices

Opening night preview £12, £15 (no other discounts apply)
Standard £14.50, £17, £19
Standard Plus £16.50, £20, £21.50
Premium £18.50, £22, £23.50

Concessions £1.50 off top 2 prices
Under 16s £2 off top 2 prices
Groups buy 10 full price tickets get 11th ticket free
Groups 30+ £4 off top 2 prices (applies to standard performances only and 11am on Sat 18 Dec & Sun 2 Jan)
School groups 10+ £11 (applies to standard performances only)

Friday 10 - 7pm
Saturday 11 - 2pm, 7pm
Sunday 12 - 2pm, 6pm
Monday 13 - No Performances
Tuesday 14 - 2pm, 7pm
Wednesday - 15 2pm, 7pm
Thursday 16 - 2pm, 7pm
Friday 17 - 2pm, 7pm
Saturday 18 - 11am, 2.30pm, 7pm
Sunday 19 - 2pm, 6pm
Monday 20 - No Performances
Tuesday 21 - 2pm, 6pm
Wednesday 22 - 2pm, 6pm
Thursday 23 - 2pm, 6pm
Friday 24 - 11am, 2.30pm
Saturday 25 - Merry Christmas!
Sunday 26 - 2pm, 6pm
Monday 27 - 11am, 2.30pm, 7pm
Tuesday 28 - 2pm, 6pm
Wednesday 29 - 2pm, 6pm
Thursday 30 - 2pm, 6pm
Friday 31 - 11am, 2.30pm

Saturday 1 - Happy New Year
Sunday 2 - 11am, 2.30pm, 7pm​
Monday 3 - 2pm, 6pm
Tuesday 4 - No Performances
Wednesday 5 - 2pm, 7pm
Thursday 6 - 2pm* , 7pm (* 2pm Relaxed Performance)
Friday 7 - 2pm, 5pm
Saturday 8 - 2pm, 7pm
Sunday 9 - 2pm, 6pm



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)


  • On-site light refreshments


  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups


  • Free Parking
  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted


Map & Directions

Sleeping Beauty

Type:Live entertainment

Devonshire Park Theatre, Compton Street, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4BW
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Tel01323 412 000

Opening Times

Openings (10 Dec 2021)

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Devonshire Park TheatreDevonshire Park Theatre, EastbourneThe Devonshire Park Theatre is a Grade II listed building designed by Henry Currey, built in 1884 and further improved by celebrated Theatre Architect Frank Matcham in 1903. The theatre has a seating capacity of 936.

Eastbourne Visitor Centre, Welcome Building, Compton Street, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4BP

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