What’s On


Thursday 1 June

Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker.

A Chorus of Disapproval

Friday 2 June

Guy Jones joins the local Operatic Society as a chorus member but works his way swiftly through the ranks to land the plum role of Macheath, in The Beggar's Opera. However, as the curtain comes down on an apparently triumphant performance, Guy is alone and broken.

Ghost Train

Saturday 3 June

A group of passengers are left stranded at a remote railway station, facing the prospect of a night in the waiting room, but when the old stationmaster warns them about a phantom train that haunts the tracks after dark, the evening takes one chilling turn after another.

Rory Bremner

Wednesday 7 June

Britain's best known satirical impressionist is back! With Trump, Boris and Brexit fresh in the memory, Rory's on a mission to make sense (and nonsense) of it all.

Legally Blonde Jr

Wednesday 7 - Saturday 10 June

Following on from last year's hit Rent and previous hits such as Fame and We Will Rock You, Musical Theatre students from Mechanics' Performing Arts now present Legally Blonde Jr.


Thursday 8 June

Join Extravaganza for an evening of family entertainment with Irish comedy legend Jimmy Cricket headlining.

The Searchers

Friday 9 June

Combined with anecdotes and reminiscences, The Searchers perform all their famous hits, plus many album recordings, B-sides and a selection of other collector and well known favourites.


Wednesday 14 - Friday 16 June

An original dance piece based on the classic novel Alice in Wonderland.


Saturday 17 June

T.Rextasy are celebrating Marc Bolan with a very special commemorative tour. Truly a rock’n’roll concert for all ages; if you would like to know exactly what a T.Rex concert was like in the 1970s, this show is for you!

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Sunday 18 June

It's a comedy club, right, but for kids. Also any adults who enjoy a swear-free hour with the international circuit's best stand-ups and sketch acts. Non-patronising. Pure awesome.

Arabian Nights

Tuesday 20 & Wednesday 21 June

A simple and delightfully inventive re-telling of the stories from the Arabian Nights.

Sing! Dance! Act! - A Night at the Movies

Friday 23 & Saturday 24 June

A chance to see some of the most talented young performers in West Yorkshire as Theatre Royal Performance Academy Wakefield hits the stage for their annual showcase.

The Accused

Friday 23 & Saturday 24 June

The Accused is a tense courtroom drama with a difference. The audience will act as the jury, as if they were in the Central Criminal Court at the Old Bailey.

And Finally... Phil Collins

Sunday 25 June

And Finally… Phil Collins are recognised throughout the industry as the definitive Phil Collins & Genesis tribute show.

The Lady Boys of Bangkok

Wednesday 28 June

Hotter, sexier, funnier than ever – the country’s number one touring cabaret show The Lady Boys of Bangkok returns to the UK with a lavish new production Who Runs the World!