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Guide to booking tickets.

how to secure your tickets for all our latest shows
At the Academy Theatre, you can book your theatre tickets online. We have put together a guide to help you understand the steps to follow, from selecting a show, to choosing your seats and purchasing your tickets.

Booking Online

Navigating our upcoming shows

Visit the ‘Whats on’ page to see all our upcoming shows at The Academy Theatre. Here you can click on a show and go through to that shows page to see upcoming dates, times and book a ticket.
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Selecting your Preferred Date

Once you’ve selected one of our shows you’d like to see, you’ll then arrive at the dates page. This page will show all upcoming performances for the show you’ve selected, including their dates, starting times, price range, and tickets left available.

Click ‘Book Now’ on your preferred date to proceed, and go through to the next stage of buying your tickets.
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Selecting your Show Tickets

You’ll now be able to select how many tickets you’d like for your selected show. Please note, that if there is an option for ‘Adult’ and ‘Child’ tickets, you will have to add these to your cart separately. Once you've added all the tickets you’d like, to your cart, you can then proceed to checkout by clicking ‘View Basket’.
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Proceed to Checkout

We have made the checkout process easy to navigate, from selecting your seats, entering your contact details and making your payment. Once you have completed each step, simply click 'next' to move to the next stage.

Seating Selection

At this first stage of checkout, you’ll be able to choose and confirm your seats. Click ‘View Seating Chart’ to see our theatres seats, and select your prefered seat for each ticket. Each selected seat will be show on the seating chart, so you can be sure you’ve selected seats together. When you’re ready to move to the next stage, simply click ‘next’.

Contact Details

Here we’ll just need a few details from yourself, so that we can assign the booking to your name, and send a booking confirmation to your email address.

Confirm your Order

At this stage, we just give you a brief summary of your order, which you can check to see if everything’s accurate. If not, feel free to use the ‘previous’ button to go back and make any changes.

Choose your Payment Method

If you’re happy with your selected tickets and seating, you can now proceed to payment.
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Your Booking is now complete!

checkout payment
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Check your email for confirmation

Once your booking is completed you’ll recieve a confirmation email to the address you used to checkout with. Please allow time for the email to arrive, although if you still haven’t recieved the email 24 hours later, feel free to get in touch and we can confirm your booking is completed.
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Contact us if you have issues

If you have any issues with the booking process, such as not receiving your confirmation email. Please email us at: julie@academytheatre.co.uk. Or in the event that your show is soon and you need to contact us urgently, please call on 01226 744442 and we’ll confirm that your booking has gone through.

Get in Touch with us

We'd love to hear from you
If you have an enquiry, we would love to hear from you. You can either complete the contact form on this page, call us, send an email, or pop in to see us. All our contact details are here.