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The Cromer Pier Show

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

Cromer Pier Show returns in 2024 – TICKETS ON SALE NOW!


The award-winning Cromer Pier Show returns in the summer of 2024!

The production team are already hard at work behind the scenes to create summer’s finest variety show. You can expect all of the usual West End production values, including our jaw-dropping 8 metre video wall, delivering impressive special effects alongside our unique and traditional scene sets. Together, they will create a visual sensation complimented by bespoke costumes, spectacular lighting effects and breath-taking sound design.

When you visit the Pavilion Theatre, you can expect powerhouse vocals, thrilling speciality acts, spellbinding chorography and laughs by the bucket load. The Cromer Pier Show will deliver a variety show like no other, worthy of the only full season end of pier show in the world!

Do you want to be the first to know our summer line-up? Make sure you stay up to date with Cromer Pier on social media. You can also subscribe to our newsletter for exclusive announcements and offers delivered directly to your inbox – it’s also a great way to find out what else is on at the Pavilion Theatre.

The Cromer Pier Show will be opening on Saturday 29th June with matinee and evening performances until Saturday 28th September 2024. Ticket prices start from £20 with child, carer and family tickets available. We also have group rates available for parties of 10 and above.



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.






Host – Phil Reid

HE’S BACK! We are absolutely thrilled to tell you that returning for another year is award-winning comedian Phil Reid who hosted last year’s Cromer Pier Show. Let him be your “Hero” as we welcome back everyone’s funny friend who will once again be at the helm hosting the show. 

Guest Acts

Steve Royle: 29th June – 20th July

Britain’s Got Talent finalist 2020, Phoenix Nights Live star and Pantomime legend Steve Royle brings his hilarious stand-up comedy and crazy juggling act to Cromer Pier for the first time.

Danny Lee Grew: 23rd July – 10th August

Magician Danny Lee Grew has appeared on stage, screen and even on the radio. He is currently touring the UK with his ‘24K Magic’ show, but he looks forward to taking time out of his busy touring schedule to appear (and disappear) in The Cromer Pier Show this summer.

John Archer: 13th August – 31st August

John is thought by many to be one of the UK’s top comedy magicians. He is a past winner of ‘The Magic Circle Stage Magician of the Year’, ‘British Magical Champion of Comedy.’ A winner of ‘The Carlton Comedy Award’ for outstanding use of Comedy and Magic. The first magician to fool Penn & Teller on their ITV show ‘Fool Us’.

Kev Orkian: 3rd September – 28th September

Last year’s special guest appearance left audiences raving, and Cromer’s summer season eagerly anticipates welcoming him back for another round of laughter and joy. With his trademark charm and magnetic stage presence, Kev Orkian is set to once again captivate audiences with his unique brand of comedy and music.


Kristel Herrera – International singer, actress and performer. From the screen to the stage, she mesmerizes audiences worldwide with her captivating talent. Embracing diverse roles and delivering unforgettable performances.

Joshua Mumby – Joshua, Grimsby born singer, actor and director, is thrilled to be heading to Cromer this summer! Since his career began, age 12, he has toured the UK, performed at the O2, on BBC Radio 2, at West End Live and in London’s iconic West End!

Aerialists – Becky Neal & Victoria Skillen

Becky & Victoria are duo circus artists based in London. After a successful career in Gymnastics they retired and entered the world of circus! They graduated at the National Centre for Circus Arts in 2018 & 2019 and now perform handstands & hair suspension in the London Cabaret scene.


The Cromer Pier Show ensemble really are the heart of the summer show. We’re thrilled to announce that Milly Glynn, Georgia Phelps and Jordan Farrell will be returning to the pier this summer, whilst we also welcome Emily Salles, Lewis Hemstock and Callum O’Brien to the Cromer Pier family.



“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)



Share the experience and save money!

Discount is available for 10 or more Adults.

View more information on Group bookings here.




Cromer Pier Show 2024: Frequently Asked Questions


What is the schedule of performances for the 2024 Cromer Pier Show?

The Cromer Pier Show opens on Saturday 29th June 2024 with matinee and evening performances throughout the week until Saturday 28th September 2024.

Is the Cromer Pier Show Suitable for Children?

Yes, the show is suitable for all ages. The theatre provides booster cushions for little bottoms, please ask an usher for one on arrival.

The Cromer Pier Show is visually-appealing and full of energy and is suitable for all the family.  Please note however, that traditional seaside innuendo shapes much of the comedy format. We offer a great value family ticket (2 adults and 2 children under 16).

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 Bistro at the entrance to pier (last orders 6.30pm for show audiences)  You can view the Tides Bistro 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 short 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 are from £18.50 depending on your seat selection.

Do you need to buy tickets in advance?

We recommend purchasing tickets in advance to get the best seats, but tickets are available to purchase from the box office before the show (subject to availability), please arrive in plenty of time.

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

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.

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