Interview with Opera Producer Alexej Ignatow

Ahead of Russian State Opera's autumn tour, Alexej Ignatow takes some time out to talk to us about his life and work.


How do you start your day?

I would like to say, like in many interviews or movies. I start my day with a nice cup of coffee and reading a recent newspaper, while listening to classical music… But this would be too obvio Read More

A Frantic Week for Harrogate Youth Theatre

Award-winning company Frantic Assembly are at Harrogate Theatre this week for a week-long workshop on their world-famous style of theatre. Through an intense week working with two Frantic practitioners, our Youth Theatre will work as an ensemble to create a performance for Harrogate Theatre’s Main Stage.

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Local Amateur Photographer Wanted

We have a paid opportunity for someone with a special talent to capture the magic of our beautiful 118-year-old listed building. We'd like to offer this opportunity to local aspiring photographers with an eye for an striking image.

We’d like to commission a series of external and internal images suitable for both print and digital use that bring to life the heritage, details, quirks and Read More

Harrogate Theatre Rep Cast Announcement

This September we’ve got an exciting season of shows from HT Rep – new for 2018 – with three shows over three weeks all from one company.


The White Rose Players performed at Harrogate Theatre in the 1930s and delivered around forty-five plays a year until the mid 1950s. It’s really exciting for us to welcome back this traditional theatre practice.


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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