The Wyvern Theatre offers a mixed programme of concerts, comedy, dance, drama, musical theatre and local amateur productions. The theatre was opened by Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness Prince Phillip in September 1971 and over forty years later continues to entertain local audiences with a broad-range of productions. The auditorium has 635 seats and every seat is designed to be no further than 70ft from the stage.
|2021 *Performances Currently Suspended* (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
* *Performances Currently Suspended*
On non-performance day the ticket office closes at 6pm.
On Bank Holidays ticket office will open 1.5hrs before the performance.
- On-Site café/restaurant - The Wyvern's Coffee Bar, Wyvern Bites, situated in the foyer, is open before most performances serving snacks and beverages.
- Conference facilities
- Event venue
- Open All Year
- Tea / Coffee Shop
- Wedding Venue
- In town/city centre
- Indoor Attraction
- Max group size - 999
- No Smoking Attraction
Parking & Transport
- Parking (charge) - The multi-storey Wyvern Car Park (pay and display) is adjacent to the theatre. There is also a smaller open air car park next to the theatre.
- Booking essential
- Maestro accepted
- MasterCard accepted
- Min group size - 11
- Visa accepted
- Family Fun
- Marketed towards children
- Marketed towards families
- Marketed towards senior citizens
- Marketed towards student/youth
Tours and Demonstrations
- Guided Tours Available for Groups
- Groups Accepted
Map & Directions
The Wyvern Theatre is situated in the town centre 15 minutes from the M4 (junctions 15 or 16) and the A419 and A420. Follow the signs to the town centre and when approaching the Magic Roundabout you will pick up the signs to the Wyvern Theatre where there are multi storey car parks to the right of the theatre and an open air car park to the front of the theatre.
Public Transport Directions
Swindon train station and Swindon bus station are a short walk through the town centre to the theatre.
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Travelers Choice 2020
- Very Good426
- ccws50Ferndown, United KingdomTrip Type:CouplesNutcrackerTuesday, 10th March 2020A first visit to this great little theatre. This occasion was the Russian State Ballet performance of the "Nutcracker". The performance was tremendous. The size and layout means every seat is a good... Read full review
- carol lCalne, United KingdomNo help during Corbin-19Friday, 26th June 2020Coronavirsus ......so no contact!!! Obviously I understand the situation, had 4 bookings... 3 rescheled to next year great. The odd one cancelled, so they have issued a gift voucher. Had a. Email... Read full review
- rjcrispCaterham, United KingdomComedy night outTuesday, 20th October 2020Unable to go due to Coronovirus this year, but previous times we as a family found it quite good when we were in staying in Swindon. Hopefully we will be able to go in the near future. Read full review