Theatre Royal Wakefield

Theatre Royal Wakefield is a 499-seat Victorian theatre located in the heart of Wakefield City Centre. Along with a varied programme of family shows, music, musicals and pantomime, the theatre is dedicated to developing new drama writing by working with Creative Director and prolific playwright John Godber.

As well as producing and touring Godber’s work, Theatre Royal Wakefield produces a hugely successful annual Christmas pantomime and works with the theatre’s own Performance Academy students and talented young people from throughout West Yorkshire to produce professional standard youth musicals.