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HT Rep is coming

If you’re on the Harrogate Theatre mailing list, you may well have received an email about the upcoming HT Rep season this week.

 Did you know that Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, Imelda Staunton, and Vanessa Redgrave all began as actors in repertory theatre?

Traditionally a repertory theatre company is a group of actors who perform a small number of plays for just a few week Read More

Celebrating Harrogate Theatre

Pride Fringe Festival, My Fair Lady - performed by Harrogate Operatic Society and Black Teeth and Brilliant Smile were all very well received by our audiences over the past two weeks and perfectly demonstrate the diversity across our stages.

The latter is based on the life of the playwright Andrea Dunbar who tragically died at the young age of 29 back in 1990. Read More

Harrogate Theatre’s first Pride Fringe Festival

As you’ll hopefully know, June is Pride month. Often known as gay pride or LGBTQ pride, June becomes a celebration of self-affirmation, dignity, and equality rights for the LGBTQ community, increasing their visibility as a social group.

Harrogate has been well and truly wrapped in rainbows over the last few weeks, and it’s been wonderful! Pride in Diversity Harrogate was established in Read More

You’re invited to the party of a lifetime

The team at Harrogate Theatre have managed to book the UK’s longest running immersive theatre show to come to Harrogate next month – and it’s going to be spectacular!

This very special production of The Great Gatsby has been wowing London audiences and touring select venues across the UK since 2017. It delivers a unique experience that will challenge all your views on what theatre is an Read More

Theatre creates a buzz and a good night out for all!

On the evening of Friday 17 May I was walking through town to the theatre, when I was struck by how the Kings Road resembled a scene from The Pied Piper. Hordes of young people (and the odd parent) were making their way to the Convention Centre… to see The Vamps. The night was quite emotional for some, by all accounts. As I reached Oxford Street it was no different, as slightly older hordes of Read More

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