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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

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Another rollocking romp of a panto!

Rowntree Players

Saturday 5 December to Saturday 12 December 2015

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The Time of Our Lives

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Join in the fun with Reflex Dance Troupe, sit back, stand up or dance along as we travel through the greatest hits of the century!

Reflex Dance Troupe

Sunday 13 December 2015

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Shepherd Group Brass Bands Christmas Concert

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A Christmas Extravaganza

Shepherd Group Brass Band

Friday 18 December to Saturday 19 December 2015

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A Christmas Stocking - Music Night

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A festive celebration of live music raising funds for the Joseph Rowntree Theatre

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

Sunday 20 December 2015

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75th Anniversary

We celebrated the Theatre's 75th Anniversary in 2010. There were be a number of events over the year as part of the celebrations including themed Music Nights covering music of the last 75 years and a Celebration Ball in July.

Information about the original opening of the theatre and the 50th anniversary can also be found in this section, as well as list of all the shows.

In January 2011 the Your Local Link Magazine published 2 articles about the theatre and it's 75th Anniversary, profiling 2 of the people who have been involved in the running of the theatre over the past few years — Peter Jackson was one of the Stage Managers, and Brenda Batty is one of the Management Board.

Additionally in December 2010, The York Press published an article celebrating the anniversary of the theatre.