Richard whiteley theatre

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The Richard Whiteley Theatre

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Named in memory of the iconic Countdown host, we are the cutting-edge arts hub of the Yorkshire Dales. We play host to top quality cinema, music and theatre from across the UK and beyond – whilst also providing a creative space for the fantastic work of our local community. 

 

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Keeping Everyone Safe!

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We will do everything possible to ensure your visit is as safe and as risk free as possible. We are committed to ensuring that when booking tickets, you will not be left out of pocket should a performance be postponed or you are unable to attend.

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The Last Bus

The Last Bus

John O'Groats, Scotland: Tom, whose wife has just passed away uses only local buses on a nostalgic trip to carry her ashes all the way across the UK to Land's End

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Dream Horse

Dream Horse

The true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely racehorse bred by a small-town bartender. With little money and no experience, Jan convinces her neighbours to chip in and help raise Dream and compete with the racing elites. 

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Going greener doing our bit

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Keep up to date with any announcements and performances that might be of interest.

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Much Ado About Nothing

7th and 8th October

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Volunteer

Volunteer

As a charitable organisation, we rely on the kind help of volunteers. With this being the case, we’re always on the lookout for people to join our team. 

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We’re always happy to chat about what we do and our performances as well as answer any questions you might have.

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Accessibility
theatre for everyone

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