The Key Theatre

Embankment Road, Peterborough, PE1 1EF

Booking & Enquiries: 01733 207239


Situated in Peterborough’s city centre overlooking the river Nene, the Key Theatre works to bring an abundance of entertainment and culture to the heart of the city. Pay us a visit and be rewarded with nationally touring shows, dance, comedy, live music and much more.

Address: Embankment Road, Peterborough, PE1 1EF

Booking & Enquiries: 01733 207239


The box office is open 10am to 6pm on non-show days and 10am to 30 minutes after curtain up on show days, Monday to Saturday. On Sundays it opens an hour before performances until 30 minutes after curtain up. To book over the phone, call 01733 207239 during box office opening hours, or you can book online here.

Don’t queue at the interval! Why not pre-order your drinks before the show?

Simply download and complete one of our order slips and hand it to a member of staff on the day. Your drinks will be waiting for you.

The Riverside Bar is the idyllic setting overlooking the beautiful surroundings of the River Nene.

The Key Studio is situated in the Key Theatre building. With 112 seats, it's the perfect space for smaller and more intimate theatre, comedy and music performances.

Key Theatre, Embankment Road, Peterborough, PE1 1EF

General Information: 01733 207237

Booking Information: 01733 207239


Members of the Key Theatre Club can enjoy special theatre nights at the Key all year-round, and a range of other benefits, too.

Great discounts with Key Theatre Club membership!
Child / Student (aged 3 to 23) – £6.00 p.a.
Single adult – £12.00 p.a.
Joint adult (two people) – £18.00 p.a.
Family (including at least one adult) – £24.00 p.a.

Key Theatre Club membership is a great gift for friends and family, too. It means you all save when you enjoy an evening at the Key. For more information and application forms, contact the Key Theatre box office on 01733 207239.

Forthcoming Events

It’s not too late!

If you missed out on booking seats for either the Northampton away day to see The Mousetrap or Milton Keynes away day to see The Glen Miller Story, there are still seats available for JUST £7 – join us for a great day out and shop till you drop – you can’t drive there for that price!

Key Theatre Club