How can I pay for my tickets?
You can pay online or over the phone with Salisbury Playhouse Gift Vouchers or a Mastercard, Visa or Maestro. We do not accept American Express cards. We also accept cash payments, cheques and National Theatre Gift Tokens/Cards in person at the Ticket Sales desk.
What kind of concessions/discounts do you offer?
At selected performances discounts are available for Under 25s, Full-Time Students, Disabled, Income Support and Millitary Personnel. Please visit our Pricing page for more information. To get your discounted rate or to enquire please call our Ticket Sales team on 01722 320333. You may be asked for I.D. at the time of booking or collecting your tickets.
Are there discounts for groups?
Yes. We offer a range of discounts for groups and schools. Please visit Group Bookings for more information.
Can I exchange my tickets?
Tickets are sold as non-exchangeable. However, if you’re a Member of Salisbury Playhouse tickets may be exchanged for another performance of the same production. You must exchange your tickets 24 hours in advance of the original performance for which you have booked. If you can no longer use your tickets you can return them to the Ticket Office as a donation to the theatre.
Can I get a refund on my tickets?
Refunds are only available if a performance is cancelled. If you can no longer use your tickets you can return them to the Ticket Office as a donation to the theatre.
Do you accept and sell theatre vouchers?
We sell and accept Salisbury Playhouse Gift Vouchers which can be bought and used online or in person at Ticket Sales. You can also buy them over the phone and they can be posted out (UK only) to you. We also sell and accept National Theatre Gift Tokens/Cards but these can only be bought in person at Ticket Sales and cannot be used to purchase tickets online, they must be used in person at Ticket Sales or over the phone.
Can I sit my child on my lap and not purchase a ticket for them?
For most Theatre For Families productions children 18 months or under can attend for free (For licensing reasons an ‘under 18 months’ ticket must booked). However, some productions are aimed at certain ages and children under 18 months may be charged.
Can I bring a baby with me to a performance?
Children 18 months or under can attend free of charge to a pantomime and certain Theatre For Families productions (For licensing reasons an ‘under 18 months’ ticket must booked). However, some productions are aimed at certain ages and children under 18 months may be charged. Please enquire at Ticket Sales if unsure. Some productions also have minimum age recommendations.
How do I find out how long the show will be?
For most productions the running time isn’t known until shortly before the production opens. You can check the running time of a performance via our website on the production page under booking details. Alternatively, you can call Ticket Sales on 01722 320333.
Is strobe lighting used at the theatre?
Some productions include strobe lighting, flashing lights and other effects. Information regarding the use of any of these will be signed in the foyer. You can also ask at Ticket Sales if you are unsure.
What is a Free Post Show Talk?
A Post Show Talk is an opportunity for audiences to question the cast and creative teams of productions.It usually follows an evening performance and can last up to 30 minutes depending on how many questions are asked. To find out when our next Free Post Show Talk is please see our diary pages in our season brochure or contact Ticket Sales on 01722 320333.
Is there parking at the theatre?
Directly behind the theatre is Salisbury’s Central Car Park (postcode SP1 3SL) offering long-stay and short-stay parking. It is free after 6pm. Culver Street Car Park (a 10 minute walk from the Playhouse) is free from 3pm on weekdays and all day on Sundays and Bank Holidays.
How accessible is the theatre?
Salisbury Playhouse is committed to being accessible to all. From getting to the Playhouse to finding your seats, we are always on hand to help you. To find out more, please visit our Access page.
Do you offer pre-show meals?
Yes. A seasonally changing menu of delicious hot food is available to order from the Foyer Cafe from 5.30pm on performance evenings (last pre-show order 6.45pm) and prior to matinees. See Food & Drink.
Can I use a credit/debit card when purchasing refreshments at the bar?
Yes but a minimum of £5 must be spent in order to use a card.
How is your theatre laid out?
To familiarise yourself with our theatre take our Virtual Tours.
What is your auditorium like?
Take a look at our Seating Plans page for the Main House and The Salberg.
How do I become a Member of Salisbury Playhouse?
Thank you for considering supporting Salisbury Playhouse as a Member. Please visit our Members page for information on how to become a Member.
Please note, to ensure we can deliver the best service possible for our current Members we will only be accepting new Salisbury Playhouse Members up until 1st April 2018, ahead of the launch of our new Wiltshire Creative Membership scheme. If you would like us to keep in touch with you about our new Wiltshire Creative Membership launching in May 2018, which will include benefits for the Arts Centre, Playhouse and Festival, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I sign up as a Member of Salisbury Arts Centre through Salisbury Playhouse?
As of February 1st 2018, Salisbury Arts Centre are no longer accepting new Members. If you would like us to keep in touch with you about our new Wiltshire Creative Membership launching in May 2018, which will include benefits for the Arts Centre, Playhouse and Festival, please email email@example.com
How do I become a Wiltshire Creative Member?
Thank you for your interest in supporting Wiltshire Creative as a Member. Our new Wiltshire Creative Membership scheme will launch in May 2018, following a period of consultation with our current Playhouse and Arts Centre Members and Festival Friends. If you would like us to keep in touch about our plans for our new scheme, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I buy membership as a gift?
Of course, buying a Membership as a gift is a lovely idea! Please visit our Members page for more information.
Please note, to ensure we can deliver the best service possible for our current Members we will only be accepting new Salisbury Playhouse Members up until 1st April 2018, ahead of the launch of our new Wiltshire Creative Membership scheme. This will include the purchase of Gift memberships. However, Gift memberships purchased before 1st April 2018 will still be valid for use as part of the new Wiltshire Creative scheme.
What will happen to my Salisbury Playhouse/Salisbury Arts Centre Membership when a new Membership scheme is launched for Wiltshire Creative?
We will be launching a new Membership scheme for Wiltshire Creative in May 2018. At that point all current Members of Salisbury Playhouse and Salisbury Arts Centre will transfer to the new scheme.
I need to renew my Salisbury Arts Centre Membership. Where/how do I do this?
You will also be pleased to know that if you are due to renew as a Member of Salisbury Arts Centre over the next few months, you don’t need to do anything. All Members will receive their benefits for an extended period, up until May 2018, when a brand new offer for Wiltshire Creative will be made available. If you still have a considerable time left to ‘run’ on your current Membership, we will simply move you onto the new scheme, with your annual renewal date remaining the same.
What if my Salisbury Arts Centre or Salisbury Playhouse Membership renews in May?
If your Membership renews within the months of April or May, you will renew onto the existing Salisbury Playhouse or Salisbury Arts Centre scheme and then transfer to the new Wiltshire Creative scheme alongside all other current Members. If you renew after May, you will renew directly onto the new Wiltshire Creative scheme.
I am a current Member of Salisbury Arts Centre and have been offered a Complimentary Salisbury Playhouse Membership. How do I sign up for this?
All current Members of Salisbury Arts Centre were recently sent a letter (dated 16 February 2018), which included information detailing the offer of Complimentary Membership for Salisbury Playhouse. If you have not received this letter please get in touch on 01722 345 161 or email email@example.com.
I have signed up or renewed my Salisbury Playhouse and/or Salisbury Arts Centre Membership, but have yet to receive my Membership card or information. What can I do?
We are currently working through a large number of Membership queries, so please allow up to two weeks for your Membership cards or further information to arrive. If you have been waiting longer than two weeks or have any urgent queries which are not answered in our FAQs section, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to help you further.
How do I sign in as a Member to book my ticket offers?
Once on the booking page for your chosen show, you can sign in with your email address and password on the left hand side of the page. If you are using a mobile or tablet the sign in may appear at the top of the page. You can then continue with your booking and your Members ticket offers will be available after you select your seats. Please ensure you sign in before you start the booking process.
I have signed in but I am still unable to book my ticket offers – what can I do?
Please ensure that you sign in using the email address registered with your Membership or you will not be recognised as a Member and your ticket offers will not be available to you. If you are unsure of the details you have registered with us, please email email@example.com.
If you have any ticket enquiries please contact the Ticket Office at Salisbury Playhouse on 01722 320333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org