The Theatre Royal Plymouth consists of a 1,300-seat main auditorium, The Lyric, which regularly hosts large-scale musicals, opera and ballet, as well as a 200-seat studio, The Drum; and a 50-seat studio, The Lab. The theatre puts on all types of shows, with everything from Birmingham Royal Ballet's First Steps (Swan Lake), a ballet for younger children, to Friendsical, a musical adaptation of hit TV show Friends, or the hit Broadway and West End musical Hairspray - all of which are coming up in 2020 or 2021.
Theatre Royal Plymouth also have their Production and Learning Centre, TR2, a space for rehearsals, costumes, set, and more to help with productions, such as Sleepless: A Musical Romance. They also launched TR3 during lockdown, to allow teams to continue to be creative. Normally during the summer, this local theatre runs week long holiday theatre activities for budding actors, as well as running a theatre for 5-25 year olds all year round.