Wakefield Theatre News and Reviews

Yorkshire Festival Blog: Lights, Bikes, Action in Ghost Peloton
By Sharon Watson · 12 May 2014 · Bradford, Harrogate, Huddersfield, Hull, Leeds, Wakefield, York

Sharon Watson, artistic director of Phoenix Dance Theatre, explains the show's challenges

Playing the Joker (Tour - Headingley Pavilion)
By Ron Simpson · 6 May 2014 · Leeds

Red Ladder's play about the Rugby League and television icon, Eddie Waring, touches down at several of the sport's Northern clubs.

Bouncers (Wakefield)
By Ron Simpson · 28 Jan 2014 · Wakefield

John Godber's enduring Bouncers returns to its Yorkshire home, starting at the Theatre Royal Wakefield

Jack and the Beanstalk (Wakefield)
By Ron Simpson · 11 Dec 2013 · Wakefield

In a crowded Christmas panto market, Theatre Royal Wakefield's offering delivers "all you want from a pantomime"

Teechers (Wakefield)
By WhatsOnStage Reviewer · 15 Sep 2013 · Wakefield
It is very interesting to re-visit Teechers by John Godber which seemed to me in 1987 refreshing and relevant as well as highly entertaining. The education system has undergone so many changes ...
A Wondrous Place (Sheffield)
A Wondrous Place is a celebration of all things northern and seeks to challenge the gritty, downtrodden stereotypes sometimes associated with cities Newcastle, Liverpool, Manchester and the ...