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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Slapstick Picnic

From the creators of The HandleBards comes a fantastically wild(e) new production, ripping up the recipe book and celebrating silliness.

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Top Gun: Maverick

Tom Cruise returns as top aviator Pete "Maverick" Mitchell in the long awaited sequel.

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The Pirates of Penzance

The award-winning outdoor theatre company Illyria is restaging their much-loved production of The Pirates of Penzance.

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Going greener doing our bit

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Coming Soon

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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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