Harrogate Comedy Festival Celebrates 10 Years

Thousands of comedy fans are to flock to Harrogate this October as the Harrogate Comedy Festival hits a decade.

This year’s Harrogate Comedy Festival will take place 3rd-20th October with 22 events presenting more than 35 comedians over 18 days across 3 performance spaces. The line-up includes big names in stand-up comedy as well as a comedy club for kids, live music, and more Read More

Harrogate Theatre smashes young people Arts Award target

The education team at Harrogate Theatre is thrilled to announce that following moderation last week a grand total of 56 young people have now passed their Arts Award.

This is the highest cohort they have ever moderated at the same time and it’s believed to be more arts awards than Harrogate Theatre has ever achieved before in total. Most of these y Read More

New Patrons for Harrogate Theatre

Harrogate Theatre is delighted to announce three new high profile industry Patrons – or theatre ambassadors – as part of an exciting new development phase.


Reece Dinsdale

Dinsdale was born and raised in Normanton West Yorkshire and now resides in Harrogate, North Yorkshire with his wife and two children. He trained at the prestigious Guildhall School of Music an Read More

What's On Guide Autumn/Winter 2018 is out!

Our brand new What’s On guide lands today! We mail out 18,000 so some of you should receive one through the post. However, due to prohibitive costs of mailing and postage sadly we can’t send one direct to everyone, so do pop in and grab one from Oxford Street if you can.


This season is packed! We’re bringing a total of 84 different shows to Harrogate between September and Febr Read More

Local company touring to the Harrogate Theatre Studio

Forget About The Dog present:

100 Ways to Tie a Shoelace

….a story about a woman called Kat who experiences an accident that leaves her struggling with everyday life and an overactive imagination. 

Following the accident, Kat’s struggling with the basics of everyday life. As her reality blurs with fantasy we explore her anxieties and fears. Some Read More