Wednesday, 27 November, 2019
Theatre Royal Wakefield

To celebrate the 125th anniversary of Theatre Royal Wakefield’s Matcham Auditorium, the theatre team will be leading tours of their historic building.

Discover the secret history of Theatre Royal Wakefield and explore behind the scenes, including a sneak peek of this year’s pantomime set! 

To guarantee a place on your preferred tour, pre-book by clicking on 'Buy Tickets' or call the Theatre Royal Wakefield Box Office on 01924 211 311.


Have you ever wondered what lies behind the scenes at Theatre Royal Wakefield? 

Now’s your chance to find out! 

Join us during the Art Walk on Wednesday 27 November for a sneak peek at this year’s pantomime set and learn a thing or two about Theatre Royal Wakefield’s historic Matcham Auditorium.

To guarantee your place on one of our free tours, please select your preferred time below: 

5pm – 5:45pm

6pm – 6:45pm

7pm – 7:45pm

Please arrive at least 5 minutes prior to the start of your chosen tour.

Did you know we’re a charity?  Please consider making a donation when booking your place. Your generosity could help enhance the audience experience at the Theatre or go towards one of our projects working with young people in the Wakefield District – thank you! 


Box Office: 01924 211 311

Minicom (text-type users): 01924 215 522

Theatre Royal Wakefield, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2TE

Wakefield Theatre Royal and Opera House was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1894.