Whats On

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Two, One Act Plays

Tuesday 5th - Saturday 9th October 2021
7:30pm evenings & Saturday matinee 2:30pm

A Halifax Thespians
Playhouse Bar Studio Production

Alan Bennett
Say Something Happened

Harold Pinter
The Dumb Waiter

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Little Red Riding Hood

Saturday 23rd October 2021 @ 2:30pm

A Style Trax
Main Stage Production

A Family Pantomime

Styletrax Entertainments proudly present a Spooktacular version of the fairy tale ‘Red Riding Hood & the Big Bad Wolf’.

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We Will Rock You - young@part

Wednesday 27th - Saturday 30th October 2021
Evenings 7:15pm | Saturday Matinee 2:15pm

A Halifax Amateurs Theatre Youth -
Main Stage Production

WE WILL ROCK YOU follows two revolutionaries as they try to save rock ‘n’ roll in a post-apocalyptic world. In an age where algorithms predict our every preference, WE WILL ROCK YOU is a musical for our time: a fist-pumping, foot-stomping anthem to individuality.

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Simon & Garfunkel

Friday 5th November 2021 @ 7:30pm

Main Stage Production

Introducing singer songwriters Tim Chu and Ian Bailey performing “A Celebration of Simon & Garfunkel - The UK’s leading non tribute show.

Box Office

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

Phone: 01422 - 365998


Halifax Playhouse

Autumn - 2021 Season

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News & Events

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The Playhouse once again is opening up its doors -
Sunday 19th September from 13:00 to 16:00

  • See how a play is staged.
  • Visit the props room, lighting and sound box.
  • Hear about the history of the Halifax Thespians.
  • Visit our Coffee Bar with local Yorkshire parkin and ginger biscuits available and even Yorkshire mixtures to snack on!

So come along for a FREE tour of the theatre with one of our friendly members.

Also, meet local author Andy Owens whose new book "Our Eric" is a portrait of Eric Portman - famous stage and film actor of the 1940's, who was born in Halifax.

COVID-19 Precautions for your visit

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Face Covering

Following the advice given by Professor Chris Whitty with regards to face covering indoors, we strongly recommend that you wear face masks especially when moving around the theatre - out of respect for fellow audience patrons and our members who are working in the theatre. 
If you are exempt from wearing a face covering, we would please ask that you wear an exemption lanyard which can be downloaded here

We will be cleaning and disinfecting the theatre before every performance and between performances.

Social Distancing
Please observe social distancing where possible. Please keep to the left when using steps between the bar and the foyer.

Changes you will notice in and around the theatre when you visit:
Hand sanitizers will be placed throughout the theatre – please use these on entering the theatre, and throughout your visit.