Spring Awakening Trailer
Breathing fresh life into this classic text Spring Awakening is co-produced with the Nuffield Theatre as well as Headlong, the ground breaking British company, whose remarkable sell-out version of 1984 was recently seen at the Playhouse. Anya Reiss is the winner of both the Evening Standard and the Critics' Circle Awards for Most Promising Playwright.
Interview with Selina Thompson
Guided by hosts from the Playhouse to a secret location, It Burns It All Clean takes you on a safari through the social landscape of theUK. Fuelled by fakery and frustration, this is a journey into the unemployment system - a very modern hell.
Check out this great interview with Selina Thompson
Transform 14 trailer
Join us for Transform 14 - a feast of performance and events, exploding into every nook and cranny of the Playhouse and beyond.
Of Mice And Men
Of Mice And Men in rehearsal featuring Director Mark Rosenblatt, Composer Heather Christian and the rest of the cast.
Refugee Boy Vox Pops
Audience reactions to Benjamin Zephaniah's Refugee Boy, adapted for the stage by Lemn Sissay
West Yorkshire Playhouse's production of Refugee Boy is on a National Tour in 2014
Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas trailer
Video trailer for stage adaptation of Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas, produced by West Yorkshire Playhouse, Lyric Hammersmith and Pins And Needles. 6 Dec-11 Jan, WYP.
Writer Alice Nutter and musician Harry Hamer on new Leeds-set play My Generation
The making of Sweeney Todd: Video diary
Director James Brining tells us about his contemporary staging of Sondheim's thrilling musical Sweeney Todd
West Yorkshire Playhouse and Royal Exchange Theatre present, in a co-production with Wesh National Opera and Wales Millenium Centre
Girls Like That - trailer
Girls Like That
West Yorkshire Playhouse Youth Theatre
18 - 20 July 2013
What would you do if a naked photograph of you went viral and you couldn't stop it, rumours went wild and everyone formed an opinion?
In Girls Like That, Scarlett becomes the centre of attention but for all the wrong reasons and she chooses to stay silent.
By Evan Placey
Directed by Gemma Woffinden
Trailer - WYP
Music by Andrew Potterton - @andrewpotterton
Sherlock Holmes EPK - Tour Version
The fantastic Sherlock Holmes - The Best Kept Secret leaves the Playhouse after a great 3 week run and heads out on tour visiting Woking, Swansea and Manchester.