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Twist

Tuesday 12th -
Saturday 16th March 2024
7:30pm evenings & Saturday matinee 2:30pm

Main Stage Production


David Woods is a mild-mannered accountant who sees a sensational way of making a fortune by writing a kiss-and-tell biography about his venomous wife Sarah, the nation’s favorite actress from the hit TV soap Doctors and Nurses.
He then realises that his book will do even better if she is murdered first! Unfortunately, a few obstacles get in his way...

Twist is a hilarious spoof of the much-loved theatrical thriller where nobody is what they seem, and nothing is what it should be!

With all the ingredients you would expect of a first-class thriller, the cunning twists and turns will take you on a corkscrew ride of suspense and excitement.

And just when you think you know what is going to happen next think again, as Twist catches you out one more time before the breath-taking dénouement.

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Warp and Weft

Thursday 21st -
Saturday 23rd March 2024
7:30pm evenings & Saturday matinee 2:30pm

Main Stage Production


Warp and Weft is a show of two one-act plays connected by theme and location: Waiting for Wesley and The House That Ethel Built.

Waiting for Wesley is set in the Calder Valley in the summer of 1842 when a wave of strikes engulfs Lancashire and Yorkshire.

The House That Ethel Built concerns the life and work of Ethel Carnie Holdsworth (1886 – 1962).

Both pieces are written and directed by Michael Crowley. The Brutish Multitude is a theatre company based in West Yorkshire.

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Hollow Eyes

Sunday 24th March 2024
2:30pm & 7:30pm

Studio Bar Production


A dark, occult tale of betrayal and Supernatural suspense

Two companions set out to summon an evil entity that has plagued the moors of Burnsville for centuries.

With a promise of riches and fame , the pair attempt a dangerous task, with have no idea of the nightmares that await them!

Immersive, horrific and dark. Most definitely not for the faint of heart.

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Can't Go Back

Thursday 28th - Saturday 30th March
7:30pm evenings

Main Stage Production


Can’t Go Back is an original comedy musical set in the glamorous, showbiz world of Yorkshire’s working men’s clubs

Described as Victoria Wood meets Phoenix Nights, Can’t Go Back is an all-singing, all- dancing new musical with a cast of fantastic characters and a collection of hilarious original songs.

James McCann (Book & Lyrics) and Mark Baker (Music) are bringing their lifetimes of gigging and writing experience to the stage and pulling out all the stops to give audiences an amazing night. Come and join in the fun!

Box Office

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

Phone: 01422 - 365998
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Brochure

Halifax Playhouse

2024 Spring/Summer Season

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The Halifax Thespians are pleased to be part of Culturedale, celebrating Calderdale's 50th Anniversary.
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