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We Also Served

August 19 @ 11:30 am
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Due to popular demand, In On The Act return to the National Coal Mining Museum for England with their immersive performance We Also Served, developed in partnership with Theatre Royal Wakefield, as part of the Museum's #nationalisation70 celebrations. Originally staged at Easter, We Also Served is a specially commissioned piece of promenade theatre, inspired by

Our House at Theatre Royal Wakefield

August 30 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on 31 Aug 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on 1 Sep 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on 2 Sep 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on 5 Sep 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on 6 Sep 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on 7 Sep 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on 8 Sep 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on 9 Sep 2017 at 7:30pm

Directed by Louise Denison Musical Direction by Jim Lunt Written by Tim Firth Music and lyrics by Madness The Olivier Award-winning musical featuring the songs of Madness comes to Wakefield! The team that brought you Jesus Christ Superstar, Cats and Oliver! work their magic on this coming-of-age musical about growing up, family values and love.

Our House at Theatre Royal Wakefield

September 2 @ 2:30 pm
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One event on 9 Sep 2017 at 2:30pm

Directed by Louise Denison Musical Direction by Jim Lunt Written by Tim Firth Music and lyrics by Madness The Olivier Award-winning musical featuring the songs of Madness comes to Wakefield! The team that brought you Jesus Christ Superstar, Cats and Oliver! work their magic on this coming-of-age musical about growing up, family values and love.

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

September 14 @ 7:30 pm

Spontaneous musical comedy at its finest – direct from the West End and now heading to Wakefield! With 10 years as an Edinburgh Fringe must-see phenomenon, a BBC Radio 4 series, a critically acclaimed West End run and an Olivier Award to their name, The Showstoppers have delighted audiences across the globe with their ingenious blend

Dominic Kirwan & Lisa Stanley

September 16 @ 7:30 pm

Firmly established as one of Ireland’s greatest ever entertainers, Dominic Kirwan hits the road in 2017 with a brand new show. Accompanying Dominic on this new tour for 2017 is Lisa Stanley, one of Ireland’s top female vocalists and star of Keep It Country TV’s The Lisa Stanley Show. Dominic and Lisa bring their own

The Ruck

September 18 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until 19 Sep 2017

Written by Kevin Fegan Directed by Joyce Branagh From the Golden Mile to the Gold Coast comes a new play inspired by the real life story of the first UK girls’ rugby league team to tour Australia. All the way from Yorkshire, the original ‘County of Origin’ of Rugby League, comes a new force to be

Wisdom of a Fool

September 21 @ 7:30 pm

In this acclaimed emotional roller coaster one man play, Jack Lane takes you behind Norman Wisdom’s well-known character to reveal a tough and lonely childhood. After joining the army, Norman Wisdom discovers a passion for comedy and begins to perfect an act that would go on to shape his unique style. The world of post-war

Fastlove A Tribute to George Michael

September 22 @ 7:30 pm

Get ready for an unforgettable evening with a global superstar, as he puts the boom boom into your heart in this all new production for 2017. This is a spellbinding experience you don’t want to miss. You’ll be getting up (to get down) to all of your favourite songs, including Careless Whisper, Freedom, Faith and

Mark Thomas – The Red Shed

September 23 @ 7:30 pm

A story of strikes, fights, dinner ladies and commies. Crap beer, great beer, burgers and burger slingers. Pickets, placards, friendship, love, history, dreams and above all remembering. Multi award-winning comedian and writer Mark Thomas returns to Wakefield to celebrate the 50th birthday of the red wooden shed, the Labour club where he first started to

The Manfreds

September 28 @ 7:30 pm

The 60s group Manfred Mann is now considered one of the finest and most respected bands from that era, with numerous R&B based hits with an undercurrent of jazz creating a very unusual but winning combination of playing style and substance. Some 55 years on, The Manfreds, with original front man Paul Jones, will be

The Chicago Blues Brothers

September 29 @ 7:30 pm

Back with a brand new production, The Chicago Blues Brothers are taking you back to 1980 to finish the concert at the Palace Ballroom Hotel. Infectious, dazzling, riotous, exuberant and spirited, the legacy of Jake and Elwood has been jump-started for a new generation. This powerhouse two hour song-fest features over 40 hits performed live

‘Allo ‘Allo

October 3 @ 7:30 pm - October 7 @ 7:30 pm

'Allo 'Allo follows the adventures of René, a hapless café owner in war-torn occupied France. He and his wife Edith struggle to keep for themselves the priceless portrait of The Fallen Madonna with the Big Boobies, stolen by the Nazis and hidden in a sausage in the café cellar. René is also hiding two British

Mad About the Musicals

October 13 @ 7:30 pm

Friday, 13 October, 2017, 7.30pm Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London’s theatre land to the glitz of Broadway, Mad about the Musicals is back once again, celebrating the very best songs from the shows we all know and love! With a host of your favourite numbers from the pens

Blown Away at Theatre Royal Wakefield

October 14 @ 11:00 am

‘A windy day, a brand new kite, for Penguin Blue a maiden flight…’ Meet Penguin Blue and friends as they go on an acrobatic Antarctic adventure full of good ideas, homesickness and the perils of kites. With a trio of acrobatic penguins, alongside magical puppetry and live music Metta Theatre’s Blown Away is a joyous

Blown Away

October 14 @ 11:00 am
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One event on 14 Oct 2017 at 2:00pm

Saturday, 14 October 11:00 14:00 A windy day, a brand new kite, for Penguin Blue a maiden flight…’ Meet Penguin Blue and friends as they go on an acrobatic Antarctic adventure full of good ideas, homesickness and the perils of kites. With a trio of acrobatic penguins, alongside magical puppetry and live music, Metta Theatre’s Blown

Blown Away at Theatre Royal Wakefield

October 14 @ 2:00 pm

‘A windy day, a brand new kite, for Penguin Blue a maiden flight…’ Meet Penguin Blue and friends as they go on an acrobatic Antarctic adventure full of good ideas, homesickness and the perils of kites. With a trio of acrobatic penguins, alongside magical puppetry and live music Metta Theatre’s Blown Away is a joyous

Michael Morpurgo’s King Arthur at Theatre Royal Wakefield

October 24 @ 1:30 pm

A drowning boy is rescued by a mysterious figure who claims to be Arthur Pendragon. The old man’s stories transport the boy back to the heady days of Camelot, the Round Table, Merlin and Excalibur. Join award-winning Story Pocket Theatre as they bring these thrilling stories to life with music, magic and outstanding storytelling. Age

Michael Morpurgo’s King Arthur at Theatre Royal Wakefield

October 24 @ 5:00 pm

A drowning boy is rescued by a mysterious figure who claims to be Arthur Pendragon. The old man’s stories transport the boy back to the heady days of Camelot, the Round Table, Merlin and Excalibur.

Jason Donovan and his Amazing Midlife Crisis @ Theatre Royal

October 26 @ 7:30 pm

Priority booking for Theatre+ members opens Thursday 23 March at 10am. Tickets go on general sale on Friday 24 March at 10am. Jason Donovan is hitting the road once again in the autumn, only this time, it’s a tour with a twist! He is headed to new locations across the country and these intimate gigs

Prince Revelation

October 28 @ 7:30 pm

Saturday, 28 October, 2017, 7.30pm Prince was a global mega star with over 40 hits in the UK Top 40 and five chart-topping UK albums. Mark Anthony is the No.1 Prince tribute in the world. This show will feature those massive hit records, including Purple Rain, Little Red Corvette, Let’s Go Crazy, Kiss, 1999, The Most

Wuthering Heights

October 31 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until 1 Nov 2017

By Emily Brontë Adapted by Jane Thornton Directed by John Godber Yorkshire’s most famous story realised in a bold physical theatre style with an authentic cast all from God’s own country. Brontë’s complex masterpiece – part love story and gothic horror, part revenge – told with passion, grit and raw power. Adapted by BAFTA Award-winning

Wuthering Heights

October 31 @ 7:30 pm - November 1 @ 7:30 pm

By Emily Brontë Adapted by Jane Thornton Directed by John Godber Yorkshire’s most famous story realised in a bold physical theatre style with an authentic cast all from God’s own country. Brontë’s complex masterpiece – part love story and gothic horror, part revenge – told with passion, grit and raw power. Adapted by BAFTA Award-winning

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

November 4 @ 7:30 pm

Direct from its success in London’s West End, a sold out UK tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th anniversary celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits including Mrs Robinson, Cecilia, Bridge Over Troubled Water,

Shakespeare Schools Festival

November 7 @ 7:30 pm

Join Shakespeare Schools Foundation for the world’s largest youth drama festival, presenting a series of unique Shakespeare productions staged by local schools.  Whether you are a parent, friend or another school, we invite you to an exhilarating evening of theatre where you will see Shakespeare’s stories brought to life like never before. Shakespeare Schools Foundation

Foster & Allen

November 10 @ 7:30 pm

International recording artists Foster & Allen are bringing their Golden Years Tour to Wakefield! Celebrating over 40 years together in the music business, they will be performing a string of their biggest hits, including Bunch of Thyme, Maggie, After All These Years, I Will Love You All My Life and Old Flames. They will also

The Nutcracker

November 11 @ 7:30 pm

Russian National Ballet is back to delight the UK with a beautiful new production of The Nutcracker. Based on the classic Christmas story The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, this classic ballet tells the story of Marie, a rather sad little girl, whose godfather Drosselmeier gives her a nutcracker doll as a gift on Christmas

Aladdin at Theatre Royal Wakefield

November 23
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until 31 Dec 2017

When a small boy discovers a magic lamp his world will never be the same again. Join Aladdin and his friends as they set out to battle the baddies in the fantastically festive Theatre Royal Wakefield pantomime for 2017. BSL Interpreted Performances are on Thursday 7 December, 1.30pm & 6pm. Relaxed Performance is on Thursday

Christmas Brass

December 10 @ 7:00 pm

Start your Christmas season off with this festive favourite, returning to Theatre Royal Wakefield for another year. The Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band will once again offer a musical selection to suit all tastes. Early booking strongly recommended!

The Scary Bikers

8 Feb 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10 Feb 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Written and directed by John Godber A new comedy about life, love and staying on your bike! When retired miner Don and former private school teacher Carol meet at a bereavement group, they thought they’d found a new beginning. But a bike ride through Europe would test their budding romance, and the road to love

The Scary Bikers

10 Feb 2018 @ 3:00 pm
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One event on 17 Feb 2018 at 3:00pm

Written and directed by John Godber A new comedy about life, love and staying on your bike! When retired miner Don and former private school teacher Carol meet at a bereavement group, they thought they’d found a new beginning. But a bike ride through Europe would test their budding romance, and the road to love

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