The Palace Theatre, Paignton, winner of the best theatre arts venue in Devon award

Paignton’s Palace Theatre wins 'best in Devon' award

Torbay Weekly

Paignton’s Palace Theatre has been named the best in Devon – winning the best theatre/arts venue category in this year’s Devon Muddy Stilettos Awards.

“Wahooo! We are the winner of the Devon Muddy Stilettos Award 2022 for best theatre /arts venue in Devon,” said Maureen McAllister, operations director for the Palace Theatre in Palace Avenue, Paignton.

“We are so delighted to be one of the winners. Thanks for all of your votes, we’re chuffed to bits.”

Muddy Stilettos Awards 2022
Muddy Stilettos Awards 2022

Announced as regional winners on Tuesday, the Palace Theatre will now be put forward for consideration for the national finals, which will be announced at an event yet to be confirmed in October.

Other best of Devon winners include bookshop: The East Gate Bookshop, Totnes; cafe: The Curious Kitchen, Brixham; family attraction: Pennywell Farm, Buckfastleigh; fitness instructor: Zoe Bowden, Offbeat Dance and Fitness, Torbay; florist: Amelia’s Flower Farm, Combeinteignhead; local producer (food and drink): Sharpham Cheese, Ashprington; and women’s fashion store: Fifty5a, Totnes.