Matilda: The Musical Jr

Joseph Rowntree Theatre Haxby RdYork,

York Stage are proud to present the York premiere of this brilliant musical, which has wowed audiences on the West End for the past decade. Children and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of this special little girl with an extraordinary imagination.

The Princess and the Pea

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

Set in the Museum of Forgotten Things, three musical curators, tell the amazing tale of the museums artefacts including the mystery of a little green pea and how it got there. This one hour of fun is packed with humour and memorable songs, including a romp through every type of princess you can imagine, with hilarious costumes to match.

Horrible Histories – Barmy Britain

Grand Opera House Clifford StYork,

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it’s time to prepare yourselves for Horrible Histories live on stage with this special production of Barmy Britain!

The Hare in the Moon

York Museum Gardens York Museum Gardens, Museum StreetYork,

A magical journey, exploring the true meaning of kindness using interactive storytelling, puppetry and live music.

Ballet Black Double Bill

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

Dance so thrilling, imaginative and rich that it packs our auditorium every time – the hugely popular Ballet Black is back with a double bill full of lyrical contrasts and beautiful movement.

Macbeth

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York Shakespeare Project returns to present Shakespeare’s iconic drama, surrounding the audience with a corrupted world of moving forests, daggers in the dark, and cyberpunk dystopia, in the ruins of a civilisation clinging to its last few points of light.

The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

Featuring songs from the original album alongside new material and stunning animation, Teesside folk trio The Young’uns perform a new, theatrical version of The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff. This is the true story of one man’s journey from poverty and unemployment in Stockton on Tees, through the Hunger Marches of the 1930’s, the mass trespass movement […]

Female Gothic

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

In the dark between life and death, a haunted woman tells strange and terrifying tales; eerie stories, dusty and forgotten. Until now. It’s the Hallowe’en season, so come along and be thrilled by three lost gothic spine-tinglers from the great Victorian female writers.

Nightwalkers

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

These are the disturbing, comedic and poignant tales of ghosts, duppies, jumbies, loogaroos, soucouyants and other supernatural beings that haunt the Caribbean and the Americas from the Queen of Afro-Caribbean storytelling, Jan Blake.

The Magic Flute

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

Mozart’s magical opera sung in English with orchestra Mozart’s last great operatic work, The Magic Flute was first performed barely a month before the composer’s death in 1791 at the age of 35. It is a wonderful combination of outstanding, grand operatic arias and delightfully tuneful lighter songs, all linked by spoken dialogue and set […]

The Catch

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Nick Darke, a native Cornishman, wrote plays for the RSC, National Theatre, Royal Court, Kneehigh and other companies . His play ‘The Catch’ concerns the fishing community. In Padstow, Cornwall, two fishermen, suffering the effects of the EU quota system, are wondering how to supplement their income and naively decide to use their lobster pots […]

Alive with Perform

Joseph Rowntree Theatre Haxby RdYork,

Shows at 3pm and 7pm A collaboration of dynamic dances, charismatic acting and show-stopping singing!

Songbirds

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SONGBIRDS : devised and performed by Jessa Liversidge, with accompaniment by Malcolm Maddock. A wonderful journey of song, celebrating some of the most iconic female singers and songwriters of the 60s, 70s and 80s. From musical theatre legends Julie Andrews and Barbra Streisand and pop sensations Carole King, Karen Carpenter, Kate Bush and more, to […]

Hooray for Hollywood

Joseph Rowntree Theatre Haxby RdYork,

York Musical Theatre Company is back! Join the principals as they transport you back to the golden days of Hollywood. Devised and directed by Paul Laidlaw prepare to be captivated with an unforgettable evening with the music that made the 20s, 30s and 40s the golden age of glamorous movie making from MGM and Warner […]

Wuthering Heights

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

Rescued from the Liverpool docks as a child, Heathcliff is adopted by the Earnshaws and taken to live at Wuthering Heights. He finds a kindred spirit in Catherine Earnshaw and a fierce love ignites. When forced apart, a brutal chain of events is unleashed. Shot through with music, dance, passion and hope, Emma Rice (Wise Children, Malory […]

The 39 Steps

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Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This two-time Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters, an onstage plane crash, handcuffs, missing […]

Beauty and the Beast

Joseph Rowntree Theatre Haxby RdYork,

The Victoria Rooke School of Dance perform the lovely classic tale of Beauty and the Beast, told by the children through dance and drama. Tickets from £10

My Old Man

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

When Michał Piwowarski’s granddaughter, Tasha, finally moves out, Michał’s whole world changes. The school dinner lady becomes his favourite person, a new neighbour moves onto the street and he has to face his biggest battle yet. My Old Man follows the trials and tribulations of Michał, an old, blind, polish soldier, in this funny and heartfelt production. imagine if allows people to ‘imagine if’ within their […]

Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr

Joseph Rowntree Theatre Haxby RdYork,

Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's The Little Mermaid JR., adapted from Disney's Broadway production and the motion picture (featuring the enormously popular Academy Award-winning music and delightfully charming book and lyrics). Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories, Disney's The Little Mermaid JR.is an enchanting look at […]

Voices of Reason

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The year is 1812 and York has a dark and dreadful secret. Country Magistrate Godfrey Higgins is enjoying a quiet and uneventful life until the truth begins to creep into his respectable world shattering everything he believes in. There follows a series of extraordinary encounters which will not only disturb the polite society of York […]

£3.50 – £5.00

Fladam and Friends’ Musical Comedy Hootenanny!

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Fladam (Florence Poskitt and Adam Sowter) are “the most amazing hilarious musical comedy duo” - Harry Whittaker, BBC Radio. Their heartfelt and humorous songs tackle the topical with witty wordplay, memorable melodies and a dash of the Carry On! Following their (almost) live debut at York Theatre Royal in Love Bites, the duo come home […]

The Wizard of Oz

Joseph Rowntree Theatre Haxby RdYork,

When a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical land of Oz. There they meet a good witch called Glinda who tells them they need to follow the Yellow Brick Road toward the Emerald City to meet the Wizard. Along the way, Dorothy and Toto […]

40 Years of Phoenix

York Theatre Royal St Leonard's PlaceYork,

Phoenix Dance Theatre are delighted to launch an exciting birthday programme to celebrate their milestone 40th birthday, bringing together a range of work from across the company’s illustrious history. Featuring an eclectic selection of work by internationally acclaimed, award winning choreographers, including former Artistic Directors and collaborators, this evening of celebration and reflection promises to […]

Elf The Musical

Grand Opera House Clifford StYork,

Get ready to start your festive season off with a Buddy-shaped bang as ELF: The Musical arrives at the Grand Opera House York this Winter.