In 1985 the miners were defeated, their families were torn apart and the media circus went home. John Godber’s epic new play traces what happened to miner Harry and his wife Dot in the thirty years after the strike.
Following the sell-out success of last year’s Anniversary Variety Performance, which celebrated 120 years of Theatre Royal Wakefield, we look forward to welcoming you back for another evening to remember.
Join veteran American soul divas The Three Degrees – aka Helen Scott, Valerie Holiday and Freddie Pool – as they demonstrate why they’re still going strong over 40 years since they came onto the scene.
Featuring extracts from six of the best West End musicals of all time, Strictly Musicals is a new show from Wakefield Youth Music Theatre, the team behind the smash hit Cats at Theatre Royal Wakefield in 2015.
Long established as the World’s Official No.1 Eagles tribute, The Illegal Eagles make a welcome return for yet another outstanding show promising more of their tight harmonies, acute attention to detail and incredible showmanship.
The producers of Sing-a-long-a Sound of Music and Sing-a-long-a Frozen bring this classic screening of the cult musical, starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John as troubled high school sweethearts Danny and Sandy.
Based on Mel Brooks’ much loved Academy Award-winning movie, The Producers is an outrageous, hilarious, teeny bit offensive, off the wall musical comedy that has taken Broadway and the West End by storm.
Wakefield’s very own panto returns for another year, with the team behind Dick Whittington and Beauty and the Beast bringing some festive magic to that timeless tale of the power of true love’s kiss – Sleeping Beauty.