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The Cromer Pier Show

The ultimate live theatre experience and a Sensational Variety of Talent.


Welcome to the Cromer Pier show! We can promise you a summer to remember with the only full-season end-of-pier variety show in the world! If you are stepping into the new normal never having seen the Cromer Pier Show before, then 2022 is the year to do it. Experience the fun of the ultimate theatre experience right here. Comparing last year to West End performances, it’s a privilege to bring to you, more sensational Live Variety entertainment back for 2022.


With a New Special Guest Act every week joining the stellar cast it’s like a brand-new theatre experience every time you visit and even more reasons to visit us over and over again.


With stars from ITV1’s Britain’s Got Talent, favourites from past years and the cream of new variety talent joining the cast, the Cromer Pier Show is full of outstanding talent every year!


There is lots of glitz and glamour from the Cromer Pier dancers and you will witness some of the best production values outside of London’s West End along with a variety of fun, laughter, spectacle, song and dance.


“From beginning to end the talented cast had their audience absolutely enthralled and it was a production worthy of a place on the West End stage”

– Jill O (Tripadvisor)


Note: The show is suitable for the whole family from children to grandparents to enjoy with traditional seaside innuendo shaping much of the modern comedy format.




Share the experience and save money!

Discount is available for 10 or more Adults. View more information on Group bookings here.




15th – 22nd August

Comedy Impressionist – Tony Rudd


Comedy Impressionist Tony Russ is a familiar face from the 2019 Britain’s got talent semi-finals, performing his hilarious impressions with everyday items.

His inventive act is sure to be a hit with our audiences.


Meet the cast of 2022!


To compere and host the show, we are delighted to present one of ITV’s ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ 2022 Finalist and most inventive comedy talents, Ben Nickless.

Ben proved to be very popular with our audiences when he performed last year as a guest act and wowed audiences with his quick wit, physical comedy and hilarious impressions, who can forget the Freddie Mercury sketch? we can’t wait to see what he has in store for this year.


Joining Ben, and performing at Cromer Pier theatre for the first time, breathtaking skills from circus artist, Nadia Lumley, Nadia has had an illustrious career and has performed with Cirque du Soleil and on stage and screen for Vivienne Westwood, Ed Sheeran and Jay Z. Her performances on the Cyr Wheel, hula hoops and breakdancing are sure to set pulses racing.


Show-stopping vocal talents from Ferdinand de Leon and Holly-Jane Crowter. Ferdinand is from Los Angeles and performed in the UK for the first time at the Thursford Christmas Spectacular in 2021, Ferdinand has performed and travelled the world on board luxury cruise liners.



Ferdinand will be partnered by Holly-Jane Crowter. Holly trained at D&B Academy of Performing Arts and The London School of Musical Theatre and has performed as a soloist in “Sunday at the Musicals” Les Miserables the concert, South Pacific the Musical and Sleeping Beauty, to name just a few.







Cromer Pier Show: Frequently Asked Questions


What is the schedule of performances for the 2022 Cromer Pier Show?

The Cromer Pier Show opens on Saturday 2nd July 2022 with matinee and evening performances throughout the week until 1st October 2022.


Cromer Pier Pavilion theatre full audience stage view

Is the Cromer Pier Show good for Children?

Yes the show is suitable for all ages. The theatre provides kids with booster cushions for comfort and to enhance their view.

It’s a visually-appealing and full of energy so suitable for all the family but please note that traditional seaside innuendo shapes much of the comedy format. We offer a great value family ticket (2 adults and 2 children under 16) available.



How long does the Cromer Pier Show last?

There may be slight variations in the running time but expect the show to last for approximately 2 hours 30 minutes including a 20-30 minute interval.




Is there food and drink available at Cromer Pier?

Yes, make an occasion of your visit and enjoy a pre-show meal at Tides Restaurant at the entrance to the pier and enjoy 20% off your meal with your show tickets after 5pm (last orders 6.30pm for show audiences)  You can view the Tides Restaurant here.

The Pavilion bar is open before the show and during the interval.

Enjoy a wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and signature hot drinks along with snacks (crisps, sweets), cake, and ice cream. 

Save time and pre-order your interval drinks at the bar before the show, leaving you more time to enjoy the views.

Drinks and snacks are available from the cart at the front of the theatre during the interval. 



Can I buy a souvenir programme and merchandise?

Yes, souvenir programmes packed with news and exclusive images are available when you buy tickets online or via the box office, they are also available in the foyer and theatre on the day.

Take a memory of Cromer Pier home with you, with exclusive gifts and mementoes available from the gift shop at the entrance to the pier, open every day.



Are there any benefits of getting a group together?

Yes, we offer a range of special rates for groups of 10 or more and offer a no deposit reservation facility.

Please contact our Group Visit Co-Ordinator at the box office or visit our Group Visits page here for more info.



Can I use National Theatre Gift Vouchers to buy tickets?

No, but you can purchase and redeem Cromer Pier gift vouchers against tickets for any show.



How do you get to the Cromer Pier?

Cromer Pier is located on the promenade. If you are not driving, Cromer is well connected by public transportation.

Greater Anglia provides train services from Norwich to Cromer, which takes about an hour.

Sanders Coaches provides bus services from the Norwich bus station.

If you are coming from London, take the train from Liverpool Street Station to Norwich then transfer to the local train to Cromer.

Another option is to take the National Express bus from Victoria Station to the Norwich bus station and transfer to the Sanders Coach bus.

For those coming by road, Cromer can be accessed via the A148 East from Kings Lynn and Holt, via the A140 North from Norwich or via the A149 North from Great Yarmouth. 

If you are unsure pop the postcode NR27 9HE in your sat nav. View our How to find us page here also.



Where do you park for the Cromer Pier Show?

There are several pay & display car parks just a few minutes walk from the pier.

North Norfolk District Council car parks are FREE after 6pm.

Please check for any changes on arrival.



How much are tickets to the Cromer Pier Show?

Ticket prices depend on your seat selection.

Seats for adults start at £24 and children under 16 are £15

Great value family ticket (2 adults, 2 children) saving up to £21.



Do you need to buy tickets in advance?

We recommend purchasing tickets in advance to avoid disappointment, but tickets are available to purchase from the box office before the show (subject to availability).



Is the Cromer Pier Pavilion Theatre accessible?

Yes, there are ramps to the Pier entrance and wheelchair access to the Pavilion Bar and Theatre.

We offer a designated area for wheelchair users in the theatre, please book wheelchair spaces with our friendly box office team.

A disabled toilet is located in the Pavilion Bar foyer and the Tides Restaurant.

Guide dogs are welcome. Hearing loops are available, prebooking with the box office is essential.


For the best live theatre experience outside of London, Book your tickets below!




For any questions, please email the Cromer Pier box office here or call 01263 512495.