Lawrence Batley Theatre

The Boy who Cried Wolf (Lawrence Batley Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Mike Kenny and tutti frutti have re-cast and enlarged their 2013 hit but it remains an "unassuming joy"

Mike Kenny takes over Yorkshire this Christmas
By Ron Simpson

Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without a piece by the acclaimed playwright, this year there are 3 to choose from

Huddersfield ready for annual Contemporary Music Festival
By Ron Simpson

The UK's foremost festival of new music celebrates its 37th year with 37 world premieres

England, Arise! (Lawrence Batley Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Bent Architecture respond to the World War one centenary with a new play with an anti-war stance

Antigone's Roy Williams: 'How far are we prepared to go to do what is right?'
By Ron Simpson

The writer on adapting Sophocles' tragedy and the questions posed with the play

Brief Encounter with... Northern Broadsides' Conrad Nelson
By Ron Simpson

The acclaimed theatre company's director talks about touring Oliver Goldsmith's 18th century comedy

Lost Boy Racer to get world premiere in Huddersfield
By Ron Simpson

As Yorkshire gears up for Le Tour de France Grand Départ 2014, the Lawrence Batley Theatre are on of the first to get in the saddle.

The Hoarder (Tour - Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Starting its UK tour in Scarborough, Sticks Theatre Company's examination of the life of a chronic hoarder is a "bold piece of physical theatre".

Three Little Pigs (Tour - Goole Junction)
By Ron Simpson

Northern Ballet take the "delightfully fresh" Three Little Pigs on a 20-venue national tour

An August Bank Holiday Lark (Tour - Viaduct Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Northern Broadsides' latest offering, An August Bank Holiday Lark, is a "unique" production "of enormous humanity and warmth".