Our Safety Curtain is down for now, but we are still lighting the way for culture in Harrogate

Today we are announcing that the Safety Curtain will remain down at Harrogate Theatre until 2021. This has been an extremely difficult and very sad decision to make, but we feel it is the most sensible action under the current circumstances; not only to protect the safety of our audiences, volunteers and staff but to safeguard the future of Harrogate Theatre.

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Harrogate Theatre to receive a significant grant from Arts Council England’s Emergency Response Fund

We are grateful for the announcement today that we will receive a significant grant from Arts Council England’s Emergency Response Fund, covering losses incurred between March and September this year. This funding is a statement of our value to the theatre industry and our local area and we could not be more thankful.

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We are temporarily reducing our key operations

Following government guidance, Harrogate Theatre will remain closed until at least the beginning of next month. In order to protect our future during this period the majority of our staff will now be on furlough leave until Wednesday 1stJuly. 

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Our Emergency Appeal is about a lot more than raising the curtain again

As we enter June it is hard not to glance an eye at the brilliant artists and performances which were due to be gracing our stages. Whilst the Main House would have seen some real highlights, much of our brilliant Summer Season would have taken place in the Studio Theatre or in pop-up venues around town.

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Theatre Takes Centre Stage

Harrogate Theatre’s Emergency Appeal has moved past the £40,000 mark. I would just like to thank the amazing people of Harrogate for all their contributions. These are extraordinarily difficult times, and everyone connected to the theatre is immensely grateful for every single donation and also the good wishes that we continually receive.

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