Harrogate Theatre Emergency Appeal

As a charity with very little grant funding we rely on a steady cash flow from year-round shows and we work to excruciatingly tight-knit budgets. As we now face unavoidable cancellations, we also face a very uncertain future.

We know we are by far from the only organisation to work this way, and to now be fearing the worst - particularly within the arts.

For 120 years we have br Read More

Our Supported Artists for 2020-2021...


Since 2011 Harrogate Theatre has delivered a scheme that supports and champions a diverse and varied range of new work by emerging and existing artists and companies.

In the past we have offered access to artistic and business guidance, development and rehearsal space, opportunities to showcase work to industry professionals and the public, and we have co-produced on new work. Read More

HT Rep is back for 2020

In September 2018 the new HT Rep sold 3,555 tickets across the 3 shows, and 20% of the audience came to see all three shows.

Fast forward to August 2019, and the second HT Rep opened for a second season with Godber comedy ‘On The Piste’, followed by ‘Deathtrap’ and ‘The 39 Steps’.

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Harrogate Theatre really is the home of Variety

The last couple of weeks at Harrogate Theatre has witnessed a rich diverse programme of shows that has literally demonstrated the variety of we do.

We are very proud of our community groups and the use they make of the building. Recently there have been visits from Phoenix Players with the musical Fame and Read More

Did you know Rep is back for 2020?

The rise and rise of HT Rep

In the autumn of 2018, Harrogate Theatre took the bold step to bring back repertory theatre. Now, my background is not specifically in theatre, and ‘rep’ is not a term I was entirely familiar with at the time.

Traditionally a repertory t Read More