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The 39 Steps

Rowntree Players

5 – 7 March

Music Night presents a Frank Sinatra Tribute

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

8 March

The Wedding Singer

York St John Musical Production Society

12 – 14 March

A Little Night Music

York Musical Theatre Company

18 – 21 March

The Wiz

Flying Ducks Youth Theatre

26 – 28 March

Cox & Box plus a selection of Gilbert and Sullivan favourites

Jorvik Gilbert and Sullivan Company

11 April

Fundraising Concert

The London Adventist Chorale

12 April

Gala Concert in aid of NSPCC

Margaret Berg School of Music

18 April


New Earswick Musical Society

22 – 25 April

Pitman Painters

Pick Me Up Theatre

5 – 9 May

Die Fledermaus

York Opera

12 – 16 May

Steve Cassidy Band And Friends

Steve Cassidy Band

17 May

Disney Inspirations

En Pointe Classical Dance School

23 May

York Swings Against Cancer

York Against Cancer

31 May


We Are Theatre

24 – 27 June

Music Night

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

5 July

Bugsy Malone

York Stage Musicals

22 – 25 July

March 2008 Events

Where There's A WillRowntree PlayersThu 28 Feb 7:30pm
Fri 29 Feb 7:30pm
Sat 1 Mar 7:30pm
Disney's High School MusicalFlying Ducks Youth TheatreTue 11 Mar 7:30pm
Wed 12 Mar 7:30pm
Thu 13 Mar 7:30pm
Fri 14 Mar 7:30pm
Sat 15 Mar 2:30pm
Sat 15 Mar 7:30pm
Music NightJoseph Rowntree TheatreSun 16 Mar 7:30pm
FameThe Northern Musical Theatre CompanyMon 31 Mar 7:30pm
Tue 1 Apr 7:30pm
Wed 2 Apr 7:30pm
Thu 3 Apr 7:30pm
Fri 4 Apr 7:30pm
Sat 5 Apr 2:30pm
Sat 5 Apr 7:30pm
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Where There's A Will

By Georges Feydeau - a new adaptation by Nicki Frei. Directed by Frank Higgins

Rowntree Players

28 February to 1 March

A classic by the master of the French farce - Where There's A Will examines what happens when the widow of a philanderer re-marries and tries to control the behaviour of her new husband, whom she measures by the standards of the first! Just when she thinks she has him where she wants him, things get complicated by the return of a rival for her affections and close friend of the first husband who had taken himself off to China but returns believing the coast is clear to recommence his wooing.

Thursday 28 February 7:30pm

Friday 29 February 7:30pm

Saturday 1 March 7:30pm

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Disney's High School Musical

Based on a Disney Channel Original Movie

Flying Ducks Youth Theatre

11 March to 15 March

All Performances Have Sold Out

A tale about daring to be different, our story starts with Troy, the school basketball star and Gabriella, possibly the cleverest girl around in a very unfamiliar situation. Having been thrown together in a karaoke contest whilst on a New Year’s Holiday they both realise that they have another growing interest – not just in the singing but in each other... So when Gabriella’s mother gets a transfer to the same area as Troy and Gabriella starts at the same High School it looks like our two heroes can re-unite and live happily ever after – or maybe not!

In step their well meaning friends Chad and Taylor and not so well meaning school drama divas: Sharpay and Ryan who are not so keen on the amount of time Troy and Gabriella are spending together rehearsing for their audition in the school musical or the effect it seems to be having on the rest of the school.

Will our two budding stars find a way to overcome the obstacles placed in front of them and make everyone realise that they really are All In This Together?

Tuesday 11 March 7:30pm

Wednesday 12 March 7:30pm

Thursday 13 March 7:30pm

Friday 14 March 7:30pm

Saturday 15 March 2:30pm Matinée

Saturday 15 March 7:30pm

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Music Night

Musical Director Don Pears

Joseph Rowntree Theatre

16 March

Featuring music by Ivor Novello, George Gerschwin and Jerome Kern

Sunday 16 March 7:30pm

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Fame costs and right here is where you start paying

The Northern Musical Theatre Company

31 March to 5 April

"To dream that you have FAME, denotes unrealized achievements and disappointed aspirations."

But this show is no dream. It is all about aspiration, passion and damned hard work! Remember those famous lines?


Bev Jones and his Northern Musical Theatre Company bring you a musical show full of youthful enthusiasm and talent showcasing hopeful, impressionable students all wanting to graduate from The High School of Performing Arts in the hope of starting out on a career in Acting, Singing, Music or Dance in order to achieve FAME! All under the watchful eyes of their experienced college tutors, who offer advice and words of wisdom to the exuberant, nervous and sometimes naive students. But student life isnt always a song and dance! Personal tragedy can strike, to even the most talented ......

Embrace this production of high energy, professionally choreographed dance routines, invigorating upbeat musical numbers, and leave the theatre singing to one of the most famous numbers ever since it was shown on TV in the eighties! FAME.

Monday 31 March 7:30pm

Tuesday 1 April 7:30pm

Wednesday 2 April 7:30pm

Thursday 3 April 7:30pm

Friday 4 April 7:30pm

Saturday 5 April 2:30pm Matinée

Saturday 5 April 7:30pm