York Theatre Royal

York Theatre Royal
St Leonard's Place, York, YO1 7HD
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Castle Rock

A stage adaptation of Stephen King's The Body, performed by Massive Owl.

Sat 23 Sep

£12 / 0843 208 6000

  • 18:30

For Love Or Money

Blake Morrison's new adaptation of Alain-Rene Lesage's rarely performed 18th-century comedy Turcaret, set in a small Yorkshire town. Directed by and starring Barrie Rutter.

Tue 28 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Wed 29 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Thu 30 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 2 Dec

Frankenstein

Storyteller Ben Haggerty and musician Sianed Jones present a steam punk interpretation of Mary Shelley's modern myth combining spoken narrative, vocals, bass and electric violin in this Crick Crack Club production.

Sat 18 Nov

£12 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Free To Stay

Displace Yourself Theatre examines belonging and explores life without nationality, inspired by months of research with people who have first-hand experience of statelessness in the UK and overseas.

Mon 9 Oct

£14 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Great Odds

Integrating visual storytelling, British Sign Language, live music, sound and puppetry, this children's production explores ambition, communication and friendship.

Tue 7 Nov

£12 (Children £7 under 16s) / 01904 623568

  • 13:00
  • 16:30

Learning How To Die

Luca Rutherford's one-person show about learning how appreciating death can improve one's life.

Sat 23 Sep

£12 / 01904 623568

  • 14:00

Made

Target Theatre Company's work, written by Ikhtisad Ahmed and directed by Brett Lee Roberts, about the lives of hopes of four Bangladeshi garment workers.

Wed 8 Nov

£14 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Mata Hari: Female Spy

Company Gavin Robertson presents the story of the most notorious female spy in history performed by Katharine Mary and with originally composed music by Danny Bright.

Wed 22 Nov

£14 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Million Dollar Quartet

Musical based on a recording session that saw Elvis, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins working together for the first and only time.

Fri 22 Sep

£14–£32 ( £12–£30; £12–£30; Children £12–£20 under 16s) / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Sat 23 Sep

£14–£32 ( £12–£30; £12–£30; Children £12–£20 under 16s) / 01904 623568

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Morale Is High (Since We Gave Up Hope)

  • 3 stars

A double act debut performance from Powder Keg predicting what could happen at the next general election.

Fri 24 Nov

£14 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

A Murder is Announced

A classic Miss Marple mystery from Middle Ground Theatre Company. The residents of Chipping Cleghorn gather to witness a murder advertised in the local paper. Miss Marple steps in to solve the mystery of the killer.

Tue 17 Oct

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Wed 18 Oct

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Thu 19 Oct

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 21 Oct

Objects Of Terror

A production by Out of Character that looks at Victorian attitudes to and treatment of mental illness.

Wed 1 Nov

£10 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Thu 2 Nov

£10 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Pride And Prejudice

The most famous love story our country has ever produced, yet the women don't work, the servants don't speak, and who cares how filthy rich Mr Darcy is when he is so arrogant and RUDE? Georgian England was a world where men had property whilst women had smelling salts and piano lessons. Lucky them. Elizabeth Bennet…

Wed 4 Oct

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Thu 5 Oct

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

Fri 6 Oct

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30
…and 6 more dates until 14 Oct

Rattle Snake

Charlotte Bennett directs Catrina McHugh's contemporary tale based on real life stories of women who have faced and survived coercive controlling domestic abuse.

Tue 17 Oct

£14–£16 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Wed 18 Oct

£14–£16 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Thu 19 Oct

£14–£16 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 21 Oct

Rita, Sue and Bob Too

  • Directed by: Max Stafford-Clark
  • Written by: Andrea Dunbar

A dramedy by Andrea Dunbar about two young girls caught between brutal childhood and an unpromising future, both hungry for adult adventure. Directed by Max Stafford-Clark,

Tue 14 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Wed 15 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Thu 16 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 18 Nov

TakeOver Festival 2017: An Evening With Hollie Mcnish At York Theatre Royal

We will head over to York Theatre Royal for an evening with the wonderful Hollie McNish

Fri 27 Oct

£12 / 01904 623568

  • 18:00

Tanja

This is what she would have said, if only we'd let her. An impassioned call to arms, a play and a campaign: 'Tanja,' a new piece from SBC Theatre, is a dramatic, meta-theatrical exploration of immigration detention centres- starring Emily Ntshangase-Wood, a former Yarl's Wood detainee. Central to this play are the…

Thu 23 Nov

£14 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

Things I Know to be True

Frantic Assembly and State Theatre Company Of South Australia present Andrew Bovell's complex and intense study of the mechanics of a family that is both poetic and brutally frank.

Tue 31 Oct

£14–£28 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Nov

£14–£28 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Nov

£14–£28 / 01904 623568

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 4 Nov

Ugly Duckling

An inventive production which plays with the importance of identity, self-worth and takes us on a journey to discover inner beauty.

Thu 28 Sep

£7–£12 / 01904 623568

  • 11:00
  • 13:30

Fri 29 Sep

£7–£12 / 01904 623568

  • 13:30
  • 18:00

Sat 30 Sep

£7–£12 / 01904 623568

  • 11:00
  • 13:30
…and 9 more dates until 14 Oct

Wait Until Dark

Frederick Knott's thriller about a blind woman who takes on London's criminal underworld while her husband is away on business.

Tue 21 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Wed 22 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Thu 23 Nov

£14–£30 / 01904 623568

  • 14:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 25 Nov

Waiting For Panto

David Leonard and Suzy Cooper perform a mix of poetry, song and comedy in aid of the theatre's continuing work with the community.

Tue 24 Oct

£25 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

What If I Told You?

  • Directed by: Chris Goode
  • Written by: Pauline Mayer

Carefully balancing dance and theatre, What If I Told You immerses us in Pauline Mayers's world as she invites us to pause, breathe and reconsider the stories we tell about our past and the history on which we build our futures.

Fri 22 Sep

£12 / 01904 623568

  • 17:00

White Feather Boxer

It's 1967. In a shabby boxing gym, elderly trainer Jimmy listens to the news: Muhammad Ali refuses to fight in Vietnam. It's a story Jimmy knows all too well. Back during WW1, he was a contender. Then, conscientious objectors went to prison or the firing squad. Jimmy made his choice, but he's still haunted by those demons…

Sat 25 Nov

£14 / 01904 623568

  • 19:45

York Opera: Patience

Gilbert and Sullivan's light comic opera pokes fun at the aesthetic craze of the late 1800s and the eccentric affectations of figures like Oscar Wilde and his admirers.

Wed 8 Nov

£8–£23 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Thu 9 Nov

£8–£23 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Fri 10 Nov

£8–£23 / 01904 623568

  • 19:30

Sat 11 Nov

£8–£23 / 01904 623568

  • 16:30

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