Next Events

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

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Join us for a fun-filled fundraiser of song, dance and plenty of laughs.

JB Entertainment

Saturday 28 November 2015

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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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Visitor Facilities and Seating


The Joseph Rowntree Theatre has the following facilities available to its patrons

  • Induction Loop for the hard of hearing (stalls seats only) accessible by putting your hearing aid into the "T" position.
  • Level Access for wheelchair and less able bodied patrons
  • Space to accommodate 3 wheelchairs within the auditorium (please advise at time of booking)
  • Toilet for wheelchair users
  • Nearby free parking
  • Sales of light refreshments before the show and during the interval
  • Unobstructed sight-lines from all seats

Seating Plan

This plan shows the layout of the seats in the theatre starting from the balcony (top of the diagram), through the stalls with the stage at the bottom of the diagram.

Plan of JRT Seating

All seats within the theatre have an unobstructed line of sight to the stage. Following the auditorium refurbishment in 2003 the seats all have ample leg room. Wheelchair spaces are allocated at the rear of the stalls, with associated seats for assistants to disabled patrons.

A printable version of the seating plan can be downloaded below:-

PDF logoJRT Theatre Auditorium Seating Plan.