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The Adventures of Aladdin

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This exciting story takes you through Frozen, Tangled, Cats, Mamma Mia & more.

Victoria Rooke School of Dance and Drama

Saturday 10 October 2015

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It's Dance Time

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A glorious event for all the family.

Barbara Taylor School of Dancing

Saturday 17 October 2015

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When the Lights Go On Again

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Wartime spectacular back in York by popular demand

York Musical Theatre Company

Wednesday 21 October to Saturday 24 October 2015

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The Memory lives on in York

York Light Youth

Friday 30 October to Saturday 7 November 2015

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Management of the Joseph Rowntree Theatre

The Joseph Rowntree Theatre is a company limited by guarantee governed by its Memorandum and Articles of Association dated 12 March 2003. We became a registered charity with the Charity Commission for England and Wales from 2 July 2003

The objectives of the Charity are:

  1. The provision of an affordable facility for the use of the community of the City of York and its surrounds for the presentation of the dramatic arts both as performers and as an audience.
  2. To provide an important meeting and social venue for the community
  3. The advancement of education in the performing arts in the City of York

Officers and Appointed Directors of the Joseph Rowntree Theatre Limited are Trustees of the Joseph Rowntree Theatre Charity.

If you would like further information about the Charity please write to:-

Company Secretary
The Joseph Rowntree Theatre Limited
Haxby Road
YO31 8TA

Or email:

Additional information about charitable status of the theatre can be found at GuideStar UK or The Charity Commission.

The Joseph Rowntree Theatre Management Board

The Management Board of the Joseph Rowntree Theatre Limited consists of the following posts:-

  • Managing Director
  • Company Secretary
  • Finance Director
  • Bookings Director
  • Marketing Director
  • Public Relations Director
  • Stage Crew Director
  • Steward Director
  • Technical Director

All positions are on a voluntary basis, for more information please email: