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July 2019

  • A night of West End hits with the Joseph Rowntree Theatre Company .

    Come along for a toe-tapping evening of brilliant tunes with some of York’s finest musical talent.

    After the abundant success of The Producers (2018) and Kiss Me, Kate (February this year), the exceptionally talented cast of volunteers bring you an all-singing, all-dancing showcase revue, featuring their favourite hits from the West End and Broadway.

    The Joseph Rowntree Theatre Company is the in-house performing group of the Joseph Rowntree Theatre, dedicated to fundraising to secure the legacy of our wonderful theatre.

    A fundraising event for Joseph Rowntree Theatre Ltd.

    • Sun 28 Jul 7:30 PM
  • Celebrating 50 years since the Barbara Taylor School of Dancing first opened its doors.

    A festival arrangement of dance, in this whole school event, includes Ballet, Tap, Freestyle Jazz, Street, Musical Theatre and Adult Tap.

    With excerpts from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Mary Poppins.

    Our Grand Finale celebrates of 50 years of the Barbara Taylor School of Dancing.

    All show proceeds are going to Alzheimers Society.

    • Sat 20 Jul 2:00 PM
    • Sat 20 Jul 7:00 PM
  • Join Rat, Mole, Badger and Mr Toad for a series of riotous adventures on the river bank.

    Richard Shephard recreates Kenneth Grahame’s classic story of friendship and bravery as a community opera.

    An all-age cast from across the region join together for this musical morality tale set in the turning seasons of the English countryside, full of nostalgia, adventure, camaraderie, fast cars (poop poop!) and irresistible tunes.

    • Sun 14 Jul 3:00 PM
  • An emotional tale of three women’s lives and enduring bonds.

    Aged 18, three women join forces. Life is fun. Living is intense. Together they feel unassailable.

    Di and Viv and Rose charts the steady but sometimes chaotic progression of these three women's lives and their ultimately enduring bonds.

    The varied journeys of their lives take their toll on the characters, forcing them apart and stretching their relationships with each other to a near breaking point.

    • Thu 11 Jul 7:30 PM
    • Fri 12 Jul 7:30 PM
    • Sat 13 Jul 7:30 PM
  • Yvonne Hoque Academy of Dance proudly present Dance Fever 2019

    Join us on Sunday afternoon for an extravaganza of dance featuring an array of music and styles.

    There is something for everyone in our action packed show performed by pupils aged 3 to adult.

    • Sun 7 Jul 2:30 PM
  • A collaboration of dynamic dances, sensational vocals and charismatic acting.

    Come and watch performances from "The Greatest Showman", Disney and popular pop songs, to name only a few.

    A show not to be missed.

    • Sat 6 Jul 3:00 PM
    • Sat 6 Jul 7:00 PM
  • Smash HOT Original Musical by British musician Gary Sanderson with fantastic all Chinese Cast!

    Bustling and booming 21st century Shanghai may be the world’s biggest and brightest city - but it still clings on to some traditional values, as 15 year-old Ling Ling knows only too well.

    For her, it’s win or bust as the high school mid-term test approaches. Failure will mean her vicious tiger mum, obsessed with academic success, will withdraw her educational funding and condemn her to work in the family hot-pot restaurant for the rest of her life.

    As she befriends Curtis, a rich American-Chinese boy returning to Shanghai, an opportunity opens up to save her future with a daring, dangerous plot. But just as it seems the plan will succeed, it all goes horribly wrong..

    • Thu 4 Jul 7:30 PM