Theatre and Cinemas in Keswick, The Lake District
Expand your cultural horizons with a visit to the theatre where you will find an excellent choice of live entertainment or our local independent cinema offering the latest film releases plus much, much more..
Keswick's Theatre by the Lake is situated on the shores of Derwentwater in one of the most picturesque locations in the country. It opened in 1999, replacing the old Blue Box Touring Theatre and was made possible by an Arts Council Lottery Fund Grant. The resident professional company offers a summer season of plays, a Christmas show and Easter production. The theatre also hosts a wide range of visiting drama, music, dance, talks, comedy and film.
Keswick’s century old cinema, The Alhambra , screens current films every night of the week in magnificent digital quality, plus the best of the world’s theatre, ballet and opera relayed live by satellite.