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In response to the latest Government advice with regards to the threat of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Theatre by the Lake has temporarily closed until we are advised we can reopen. Find out more here. Thank you to all our audiences and local community for your support; we wish you all well at this uncertain time.

 

Our Location

How to find us

Located just a stone's throw from the shores of Derwentwater, the Theatre has More...

Access

Helping everyone enjoy what our theatre has to offer

We have excellent facilities in place for many disabilities, ranging from wheelchair access to guide dog allowances. More...

DONATE AND SUPPORT US

Theatre by the Lake is investing in theatre for the future. As a charity we need your support to continue our work on stage, develop new artistic activity and deliver our education and outreach programme.

We could not exist without the help and generosity of people with a love of theatre in Cumbria and beyond. You may choose to volunteer, become a Friend or make a donation.

Click here to make a donation and learn more about how your support makes a real difference.


 

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Read about us
Theatre by the Lake reveals sustainability plan to safeguard its future
June 2020

Mon 8 June Theatre by the Lake has announced a series of measures to ensure that the Cumbrian producing theatre and arts venue is able to reopen in 2021, once Covid-19-related social distancing measures are removed for theatres national

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Contact us

Many ways to get in touch

By phone
To book tickets or for performance related info call our Box Office on 017687 74411 - open from 9.30am until 7.30pm (or 6pm on non-performance nights) Monday to Saturday, and from 11am to 7.30pm (or 6pm on non-performance nights) on Sundays. For our administration office call 017687 72282.

By Post
Write to us at: Theatre by the Lake, Lakeside, Keswick CA12 5DJ.

In person
Located on the ground floor, our Box Office is open from 9.30am until 7.30pm (or 6pm on non-performance nights) Monday to Saturday, and from 11am to 7.30pm (or 6pm on non-performance nights) on Sundays.