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The Box Office is open from 1pm to 5pm on the Saturday before each show week.
It opens again from 2pm to 4pm Monday to Friday, then 1pm to 5pm on the final Saturday.
On performance days it is also from 30 minutes before curtain up, i.e. 7:00pm for a 7:30pm start.
If you want to visit the box office and cannot climb the steps, then when you arrive just ring the box office number and we can unlock the ramp entrance for you.

Halifax Playhouse
King Cross Street,
Halifax, HX1 2SH
Phone: 01422 - 365998
On Line

Tickets for each half season can be booked online at anytime. Visit our website to see the links to specific shows or visit Ticket Source for event listings.

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Ticket Prices

Visiting Companies

Prices for visiting companies and society shows are available online or via the Playhouse box office.

Halifax Thespian Shows

For the 2019 season you will not pay the 10% Ticketsource fee.
We are also introducing an Early Bird scheme so book and pay 7 days before opening night and you’ll save money.
On the first night and Saturday ma􏰀tinees of each Thespian producti􏰀on you can buy 􏰀tickets at the reduced rate of two seats for £21 (2 for £19 via the Early Bird scheme).
For all other performances 􏰀tickets are now £14.00 (£12 via Early Bird).
All can be booked in advance.On the first night and Saturday matinees of each Thespian production you can buy tickets at the reduced rate of two seats for £16.

Please note that two of our eight principal productions will be performed in the Bar Studio
Bar Studio

Prices for other Thespian plays in the Playhouse Bar Studio are £6.00 for rehearsed plays.
All 'script-in-hand' ones are £5.00, whether they are on the main stage or in the Bar Studio.

Members get a £1.00 discount off these prices.

Children Under 16 / Students

Prices are £7.00 (£6.00 Early Bird) for children under 16 and Students with a valid NUS card.

Online TicketSource Booking Fees
No Charge for Halifax Thespian Shows -

Online booking is handled through Ticket Source, please see their web site for Terms and Conditions.

Our booking fees are applied per transaction (not per ticket) in order to offer the best value to the customer that we can. It is levied to the sliding scale below:

Transaction Value | Fee*
  • Upto £25 | 10%
  • Upto £35 | 9%
  • Upto £50 | 8%

*minimum booking fee 50p

Please note that on Halifax Thespian shows you do not pay a booking fee.


The Playhouse Bar

The cosy and welcoming surroundings of the Playhouse Bar are open 30 minutes before curtain up to 11pm on evening performances.

Coffee and tea is served in the Courtyard Cafe in the interval. At other times coffee is available at the bar.
You can order your interval drinks in advance to avoid queuing later.

Courtyard Cafe

Weekdays 11.30am - 1.30pm
Saturday matinees as publicised for individual productions.
Entrances via front of Playhouse - follow the signs and from the car park at the rear of the building.

Wheelchair Access

We will make every effort to ensure that your visit to The Halifax Playhouse is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

Please be aware that for health & safety of all our patrons the theatre cannot currently accomodate mobility scooters or the transfer of patrons from their wheelchair to another seat in the auditorium.

There are two designated spaces for wheelchairs at the rear of the main auditorium which can be booked online or through the box office.