Local Theatre Selby, Tadcaster and Goole

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Dungeons & Dragons: The Unofficial Adventure

7th December 3pm & 7.30pm

PART COMEDY SHOW, PART BOARD GAME, A COMPLETELY BONKERS NIGHT OUT!

‘Dungeons & Dragons: The Unofficial Adventure’ by Josh Overton is a family friendly and interactive comedy theatre show for anyone aged 9 to 99.

This December, come and join our band of adventurers and set out to save YORKSHIRE. Bring your family & friends to a comedy show filled with magic, monsters, and murder in equal measure. Brought to you by the award-winning Silent Uproar (A Super Happy Story About Feeling Super Sad) this bonkers and bizarre night out is perfect for fans of Rick & Morty, Community and D&D. Silent Uproar have taken the weird and wonderful world of Dungeons and Dragons and condensed it into a 70 minute theatrical adventure…with jokes!

If you fancy braving some beasties, solving some mysteries and becoming a hero; grab your axe and come down to one of the venues near you. Suitable for ages 9+

VENUE: The Viking (Hungry Horse), Western Road, Goole, DN14 6RG

The show runs at 70 minutes including an interval. This production is supported by Arts Council England and Hull City Council.

Please note: Silent Uproar will be paying the online booking fee for this performance.

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Frozen 2 (U) at Junction, Goole

2nd January – 6th January at 2pm ….plus an autism friendly showing on the 3rd January at 11am

Three years after the events of the first film, Queen Elsa starts to hear a strange sound from the north calling to her. Together with her sister Anna, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven, they leave Arendelle to embark on a new journey to an ancient, autumn-bound forest in an enchanted land where they hope to discover the origin of Elsa’s magical powers and save their kingdom for a second time. Expect sing-along songs galore in this much anticipated animated sequel.

Directed by: Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck / Starring: Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Jason Ritter, Evan Rachel Wood

SUITABILITY: U
Ticket info: £6 (full) /£5 (conc) / £4.50 (child) /£16 (family) BUY TICKETS


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Kinky Boots: The Musical at Junction Theatre, Goole

4th February – 15th February 7.30pm

Kinky Boots The Musical, filmed live at the Adelphi Theatre in the heart of London’s West End, is strutting onto the big screen! With songs from Grammy and Tony award winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, book by legendary Broadway playwright Harvey Fierstein (La Cage Aux Folles), and direction and choreography by Jerry Mitchell (Legally Blonde, Hairspray), the musical is based on the film written by Geoff Deane and Tim Firth.

Inspired by true events, this huge-hearted hit tells the story of two people with nothing in common – or so they think. Charlie (Killian Donnelly) is a factory owner struggling to save his family business, and Lola (Matt Henry) is a fabulous entertainer with a wildly exciting idea. With a little compassion and a lot of understanding, this unexpected pair learn to embrace their differences and create a line of sturdy stilettos unlike any the world has ever seen! But in the end, their most sensational achievement is their friendship. This unmissable musical theatre event celebrates a joyous story of British grit transforming into a high-heeled hit as it takes you from the factory floor of Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan!

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Last Christmas (12A) at Junction, Goole

7th December – 12th December
Sat 7, 7.30pm: Tues 10, 7.30pm: Weds 11, 2pm & 7.30pm: Thus 12, 7.30pm

London shop assistant Kate has made a life of bad decisions culminating in a serious illness which brought her close to death last year. The bad choices continue to follow her as she takes a job as an elf in a year-round Christmas shop, but when she bumps into Tom, a customer who sees through her shortcomings, it all seems too good to be true. As London transforms into the most wonderful time of the year, nothing should work for these two. But sometimes, you’ve got to listen to your heart. Loosely based on the much-loved music of George Michael, this bittersweet rom-com cant fail to get you into the Christmas spirit.

Directed by: Paul Feig / Starring: Emilia Clarke, Emma Thompson, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Patti LuPone, Ingrid Oliver

SUITABILITY: 12A
Ticket info: £6 (full) /£5 (conc) / £4.50 (child) /£16 (family) BUY TICKETS

Paradise Place, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14 5DL
Sat Nav: Use DN14 5EZ for directions to Wesley Square car park

Box Office: 01405 763652


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National Theatre Live: Present Laughter – Satellite Screening

Matthew Warchus directs Andrew Scott (BBC’s Sherlock, Fleabag) in Noël Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter.

As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour, star actor Garry Essendine’s colourful life is in danger of spiralling out of control. Engulfed by an escalating identity crisis as his many and various relationships compete for his attention, Garry’s few remaining days at home are a chaotic whirlwind of love, sex, panic and soul-searching.

Captured live from The Old Vic in London, Present Laughter is a giddy and surprisingly modern reflection on fame, desire and loneliness.

SUITABILITY: As Live 12A
TICKET PRICES: £11 BUY TICKETS
RUNNING TIME: 180 mins (TBC)

7pm, 28th November – Junction Goole

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Platform Autumn 2019 at Junction Theatre Goole

6th December 7pm

A chance for Electric Youth Theatre to showcase their work from the Autumn term, with a host of fun and festive elements.

Ticket info: £5 BUY TICKETS

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Read’s Warblers Christmas Extravaganza 2019 at Junction Theatre, Goole

13th December – 15th December
Friday & Saturday, 7.30pm; Sunday, 2pm

Come and join Read’s Warblers Choirs and the Yorkshires Wolds Versatile Brass for a concert full of traditional Christmas cheer. Join in our Christmas Carol singalong guaranteed to melt even the hardest Humbug’s heart!

Ticket info: £12 /£10 BUY TICKETS

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Strictly Come Panto at the Riley Smith Hall – Tadcaster

This year’s fantastic family Panto which is a great way to start the festive season… It has everything you could possibly want from a panto…… a Dame, a leading Boy, our hero…… and a cow!

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Riley-Smith Hall, 28 Westgate, LS24 9AB Tadcaster


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TaleGate Theatre: Aladdin at Junction Theatre, Goole

Friday 20 December, 6.30pm; Saturday 21 December, 2pm & 6.30pm; Sunday 22 December, 2pm & 6.30pm; Monday 23 December, 2pm & 6.30pm; Friday 27 December, 2pm & 6.30pm; Saturday 28 December, 2pm & 6.30pm

Join TaleGate Theatre Productions this Christmas for the pantomime you wished for! Help Aladdin, along with his Mum, Widow Twankey, beat the evil Abanazar to the magic lamp and win the hand of Princess Jasmine? Aladdin promises to be our funniest and most spectacular pantomime ever! Packed with songs, slapstick, silliness, audience participation and all the fairy-tale magic of traditional pantomime! This fun-filled extravaganza is guaranteed to delight the whole family.

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The Addams Family (PG) at Junction, Goole

Credit: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures
© 2019 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. All Rights Reserved.

7th December 2pm

Based on the original cartoons of Charles Addams, the spookiest family around are back in a new animated adventure. Gomez, Morticia, Pugsley, Wednesday, Uncle Fester and Grandma are preparing for a visit from their even creepier relatives. But when shady reality TV personality Margaux Needler realizes that the Addams’ eerie hilltop mansion is standing in the way of her dream to sell all the houses in the neighborhood, their lives become much more complicated!

Directed by: Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon
Starring: Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz, Finn Wolfhard, Nick Kroll, Bette Midler

SUITABILITY: PG
Ticket info: £6 (full) /£5 (conc) / £4.50 (child) /£16 (family)
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The Aeronauts (PG) at Junction, Goole

17th December – 18th December
7.30pm

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones star in The Aeronauts

In 1862, young widow and daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher, as they mount a balloon expedition to fly higher than anyone in history and aim to advance the scientific communities knowledge of the weather. This is a journey to the very edge of existence, where the air is thin and the chances of survival are slim. As their perilous ascent breaks records, the physical and emotional challenges faced by the unlikely pair reveal their true selves, as they discover things about each other – and themselves – that help them find their place in the world they have left behind below. Inspired by true events, this soaring adventure celebrates the pioneering spirit of scientific discovery.

Directed by: Tom Harper / Starring: Felicity Jones, Eddie Redmayne, Himesh Patel, Anne Reid, Tim McInnerny, Phoebe Fox

SUITABILITY: PG
Ticket info: £6 (full) /£5 (conc) / £4.50 (child) /£16 (family) BUY TICKETS


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The Magic Hatter’s Christmas Cracker 2019 (starring Santa!)

“A big ball of Christmas loveliness, in short – we loved it!” – STAG Mumbler

York’s festive family magic show returns for the 9th magical year, and this year is inspired by The Night Before Christmas!

December 6th, 7th and 8th

The HIVE Studios, Manor CE Academy, York

Adults £9, Children £8, Family of Four £30

With special guests Frostbite the Penguin, Aunty Madge Hatter and SANTA CLAUS HIMSELF!

Festive fun for all the family, ages 3 to 103…’yule’ love it. Shows sell out early, so early booking is strongly recommended! All tickets must be pre-booked, click the snowman at www.magichatter.co.uk for more details and to book online

FEEDBACK ON PREVIOUS SHOWS:

“It’s definitely the highlight of our Christmas each year for our kiddies!” A. Malone

“It’s the longest time I’ve seen both children sit still and stay engaged! Excellent value for money.” D. Wakefield

“My little girls eyes were so filled with wonder, I nearly cried. Well done and thank you very much for everything including keeping it affordable.” C. Thomas and family

“A superb alternative to a Christmas panto. We were sat on the front row and our boys haven’t stopped talking about the show!” P. Martin


A Beast of a Panto… A Beauty of a Show! – Halifax

Come and join us for The Victoria Theatre’s spectacular family pantomime for 2019 Beauty and the Beast.

This production has all the ingredients for a magical trip to the theatre, with hilarious slapstick humour, plenty of audience interaction, not to mention some fabulous song and dance routines that will delight audiences of all ages.

14th December 2019 – 5th January 2020

Victoria Theatre, Fountain Street, HX1 1BP Halifax, West Yorkshire
T: 01422 351158


Jesus Christ Superstar

Wed 27 – Sat 30 Nov Various Times
York Musical Theatre Company

‘Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s iconic rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar has been wowing audiences globally for over 40 years. A musical phenomenon, the show follows the last week of Jesus’ life, through the eyes of Judas Iscariot, and exploring the struggles and personal relationships between his followers and disciples. Reflecting the rock roots that defined a generation, the multi award-winning score includes songs such as Superstar, Everything’s Alright and I Don’t Know How to Love Him. A gritty and touching emotional rollercoaster that will leave you spellbound.’ JRT, Sept 19

THE JOSEPH ROWNTREE THEATRE, HAXBY ROAD, YORK, YO31 8TA
T: 01904 501935


Miracle on 34th Street

Wed 13 – Sun 17 Nov Various Times

‘Miracle on 34th Street is a Christmas musical fantasy based on the film of the same name. The stage version follows the same storyline as the film only with amazing songs to complete the adventure. As this fantastic musical unfolds you have to decide… DO YOU BELIEVE IN SANTA CLAUS, OR NOT. Only you can decide, but we can promise you at the end you can EXPECT A MIRACLE.’ JRT, Sept 19

THE JOSEPH ROWNTREE THEATRE, HAXBY ROAD, YORK, YO31 8TA
T: 01904 501935


Scrooge the Musical 26 November – 1st December 2019

York Theatre Royal

T: 01904 623568


Shakespeare Schools Festival

Tue 19 Nov 7pm
Join us on 19th November for an exhilarating evening, featuring a series of unique abridged Shakespeare productions by local schools. See Shakespeare’s timeless stories brought to life like you’ve never experienced before, and support young people from your local community as they take to the stage.

THE JOSEPH ROWNTREE THEATRE, HAXBY ROAD, YORK, YO31 8TA
T: 01904 501935


Sinbad the Pantomime

Sat 7 – Sat 14 Dec Various Times
Rowntree Players

‘Join Sinbad, his brother Gilly and his mother, Dame Tilly Tinbad as they voyage the five seas in a race against time to prevent Abadun, Pirate Queen becoming ruler of the whole world. Dazzling sets and costumes, vibrant song and dance, soaking slapstick and the same jokes as last year in this rollicking romp of a family pantomime.’ JRT, Sept 19

THE JOSEPH ROWNTREE THEATRE, HAXBY ROAD, YORK, YO31 8TA
T: 01904 501935


Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Pantomime – 6th – 8th February 2020

Our Riccall Village drama group, the Riccallish Allsorts is celebrating our 20th pantomime next February and we’re going back to where it all began with a production off Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Tickets go on sale in January.

T: 01757 249820


The Adventures of Pinocchio

Sat 11 Jan 2020 7:30pm
Oddsocks Productions

‘The Oddsocks troupe tell a lively tale with imagination, music and skill and the story provides ample opportunity for our trademark style of madcap humour to have the audience rolling in the aisles and really getting involved.’ JRT,Sept 19

THE JOSEPH ROWNTREE THEATRE, HAXBY ROAD, YORK, YO31 8TA
T: 01904 501935


Wind in the Willows

Wed 29 Apr – Sat 2 May 2020 Various Times
NE Musicals York

‘Stunningly brought to life in a spectacular musical by Oscar winning screen writer and creator of Downton Abby, Julian Fellows and the Oscar winning composer and lyricist George Styles and Anthony Drewe. Join Ratty, Badger and Mole along with the impulsive Toad as they embark on a series of riotous adventures spiralling from Toads insatiable need for speed. Featuring an eye-popping set design with breath taking projections. Wind in the Willows, this comedy musical will delight audiences of all ages.’ JRT, Sept 19

THE JOSEPH ROWNTREE THEATRE, HAXBY ROAD, YORK, YO31 8TA
T: 01904 501935