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The Adventures of Aladdin

Victoria Rooke School of Dance and Drama

10 October

It's Dance Time

Barbara Taylor School of Dancing

17 October

When the Lights Go On Again

York Musical Theatre Company

21 – 24 October


York Light Youth

30 October – 7 November

Dare To Dream - Homecoming Concert

Rebecca Newman - The People's Soprano

8 November

Viva La Dance

Evelyn Witcombe School of Dance

12 – 14 November

Sunset Boulevard

New Earswick Musicals

17 – 21 November

Shakespeare Schools Festival

Shakespeare Schools Festival

24 – 25 November

Cancelled: An Evening of Cabaret and Comedy – The Best Bits

JB Entertainment

28 November

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Rowntree Players

5 – 12 December

The Time of Our Lives

Reflex Dance Troupe

13 December

Shepherd Group Brass Bands Christmas Concert

Shepherd Group Brass Band

18 – 19 December

A Christmas Stocking - Music Night

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

20 December

The Legend of King Arthur


9 January

December 2007 Events

Christmas is a-comingGeneration GrooveSat 1 Dec 7:30pm
AladdinRowntree PlayersSat 8 Dec 2:00pm
Sun 9 Dec 2:00pm
Mon 10 Dec 7:30pm
Tue 11 Dec 7:30pm
Wed 12 Dec 7:30pm
Thu 13 Dec 7:30pm
Fri 14 Dec 7:30pm
Sat 15 Dec 2:00pm
Sat 15 Dec 7:30pm
Music NightJoseph Rowntree TheatreSun 16 Dec 7:30pm
A Christmas CarolOddsocksMon 17 Dec 7:30pm
Christmas ConcertShepherd Group Brass BandFri 21 Dec 7:30pm
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Christmas is a-coming

Generation Groove

1 December 2007

Start the festive season with a Swing with the Generation Groove Big Band. We will be playing music for all ages, including favourite Christmas numbers and pop medleys. A fun evening’s music, featuring our guest vocalist and choir, and junior band Intro

Saturday 1 December 7:30pm

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A Christmas Pantomime written by Alan P Frayn

Rowntree Players

8 December to 15 December 2007

Step on our magic carpet ride and join the fun with Rowntree Players. Will Aladdin finally meet the princess? Can Abanazar convince Aladdin that he is his uncle? Will Widow Twankey ever get any washing done? Can the Genie and his super cool sister save the day? Have a laugh and let us entertain you with sillyness and slapstick.

Musical Director Mike Thompson and Chorographer Jessica Hardcastle are this year joined by Director Julie Harrison, Producer Caroline Heppell and an enthusiastic energetic cast of all ages.

Saturday 8 December 2:00pm

Sunday 9 December 2:00pm Matinée

Monday 10 December 7:30pm

Tuesday 11 December 7:30pm

Wednesday 12 December 7:30pm

Thursday 13 December 7:30pm

Friday 14 December 7:30pm

Saturday 15 December 2:00pm Matinée

Saturday 15 December 7:30pm

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Music Night

Musical Director: Don Pears

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

16 December 2007

A Celebration of the popular song, in aid of the Joseph Rowntree Theatre.

Sunday 16 December 7:30pm

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A Christmas Carol

The nationally acclaimed Oddsocks Productions are all set to bring you their latest festive treat


17 December 2007

A ghostly tale of greed and come-uppance set in the dank, dark streets of London.

Find yourself flabbergasted at the festive phantoms and their scaring of Scrooooooge!

Has he had his last Humbug? Will Tiny Tim warm his stone-cold heart? Will he join the festive carollers and get some figgy pudding?

Find out when you Holler out “Humbug” to discord and depression and join this major touring company Oddsocks in a heart warming Christmas delight for all the family.

Monday 17 December 7:30pm

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Christmas Concert

Shepherd Group Brass Band

21 December 2007

Including numbers played by the Beginners Band, the Concert Band and the Senior Band with a finale featuring all the Bands together.

There will be a raffle in the interval.

Friday 21 December 7:30pm