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Saturday 25th May 2024 @ 7:45pm

Main Stage Production

Uncanny and with breath-taking virtuosity, for the most faithful Elton John concert experience, look no further than Eltonesque.
Featuring Pete Gallagher and his fabulous live band. It’s going to be a long,long time till you see a finer tribute to the Rocket Man!

Pete’s voice is as close to Elton John as it gets, with an energetic performance playing all the hits such as Candle In The Wind, Rocket Man, Your Song, Benni & The Jets plus many many more.

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Sunday 26th May @ 7:30pm

Main Stage Production

It’s 1994 and the 50th anniversary of D Day looms. Tommy, Alf and Edwin are incarcerated in Coldrick Nursing Home.

In spite of his ever-worsening heart condition, D Day veteran, Tommy, is determined to break out and rejoin his old comrades on the Normandy beaches.
But how will they escape… and what will happen along the way?
This gentle comedy drama is about love, remembrance, war and peace.

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Nell Gwynn

Tuesday 18th -
Saturday 22nd June 2024
7:30pm evenings & Saturday matinee 2:30pm

Main Stage Production

London, 1660. King Charles II has exploded onto the scene with a love of all things loud, extravagant, and sexy. And at Drury Lane, a young Nell Gwynn is causing stirrings amongst the theatregoers. Nell Gwynn charts the rise of an unlikely heroine, from her roots in Coal Yard Alley to her success as Britain's most celebrated actress, and her hard-won place in the heart of the King.

But at a time when women are second-class citizens, can her charm and spirit protect her from the dangers of the Court?

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Forbidden Nights 2024 Tour

Wednesday 26th June 2024 @ 7:30pm

Main Stage Production

Brace yourself for something truly spectacular… Forbidden Nights is here, celebrating 9 years of muscles, mayhem and over 11,000 shirt rips!

Abandon your inhibitions at the door as the talented cast of acrobats, live male vocalists, fire acts, aerial artists and world-renowned circus performers flip and spin across the stage in this high-octane show.

This show is not only hot, it’s hilarious. This is your sign from the universe urging you to create unforgettable memories and finally have that incredible night out you’ve been putting off for too long. This isn’t just a typical show; get ready to dive right in and interact like never before.

Flashing lights & strobes, may contain strong language.

Box Office

Halifax Playhouse
Box Office,
King Cross Street,
Halifax, HX1 2SH

Phone: 01422 - 365998


Halifax Playhouse

2024 Spring/Summer Season

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News & Events

Open Mic Event

Bar Open Mic

At The Playhouse 2:30pm on Sunday 26th May.
Entrance via Bar Door.

All are welcome to watch or perform in any musical style.
Full PA available.
Experienced singers perform alongside first-timers, and all are encouraged by attentive audiences.

We also feature poetry, comedy and story-telling.

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The Halifax Thespians are pleased to be part of Culturedale, celebrating Calderdale's 50th Anniversary.
Culturedale aims to bring culture and creativity into the fabric of everyone's lives.
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