Betty Blue Eyes
A Mercury Theatre Colchester, Liverpool Everman & Playhouse, Salisbury Playhouse and West Yorkshire Playhouse Co-Production.
Originally produced in London by Cameron Mackintosh
Book by Ron Cowen & Daniel Lipman
Music and lyrics by George Stiles & Anthony Drewe
Based on the HANDMADE film 'A Private Function'
Adapted from the screenplay by Alan Bennett
The Threepenny Opera
West Yorkshire Playhouse, Graeae Theatre Company, New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich, Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company and Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company present
The Threepenny Opera
By Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill
English translation of the dialogue by Robert David MacDonald.
English translation of the lyrics by Jeremy Sams.
Original German text based on Elisabeth Hauptmann's German Translation of John Gay's THE BEGGAR'S OPERA
Refugee Boy vox pops Feb 14
Vox pops from the production of West Yorkshire Playhouse' production of Refugee Boy shortly before it embarked on a National Tour
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