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High Jinx Magic, Illusion & Circus Show
The High Jinx show is back this half term with even more grand illusions, crazy tricks and unbelievable circus thrills.
24/02/2018 18:30
Strictly Pennine
Join schools from the Pennine Sports Partnership for the 10th anniversary of STRICTLY PENNINE.
27/02/2018 To 01/03/2018
Daliso Chaponda

Daliso Chaponda, Britain’s Got Talent and Amanda Holden’s 'golden buzzer' act, embarks on his debut stand up tour WHAT THE AFRICAN SAID.

02/03/2018 20:00
Rastrick's Got Talent
It’s time to shine for students of Rastrick High School as they showcase their talents in this established annual evening of entertainment.
03/03/2018 19:00
Mr Darcy Loses the Plot
Jane Austen is dreaming up Darcy, a proud, lip-curling handsome creation in very tight pants. But then a door squeaks, a visitor approaches and Jane hastily hides her work. Mr Darcy is left dangling. Left to his own devices he embroiders his own storyline while his creator stitches her quilt.
06/03/2018 To 07/03/2018
Comedy Cellar - March 2018
Intimate, atmospheric and relaxed, our perennially popular monthly Comedy Cellars are the perfect way to experience stand-up in all its spontaneous, electrifying glory.
08/03/2018 19:45
Made in Dagenham
Essex 1968. Rita is just trying to get her husband out of bed, the kids to school and get to work, but life is about to change forever when it’s announced that the girls of Ford’s Dagenham car plant will have their pay grade dropped to unskilled.
13/03/2018 To 17/03/2018
Mrs Barbara Nice: Raffle
Join the Edinburgh Fringe’s favourite housewife Barbara Nice for an evening of proper good fun. Entrance price includes a complimentary raffle ticket!
16/03/2018 20:00
Queenie's Coffee House Night

The LBT presents an engaging programme of spoken word, acoustic music and performance in the cosy setting of Queenie's Coffee Shop.

19/03/2018 To 05/07/2018
BalletLORENT Audition Workshop

Join balletLORENT dancers for a workshop aimed at anyone over the age of 65. Explore movement and performance as a way of leading a healthier and happier life! There’s also a chance to be part of balletLORENT’s Rumpelstiltskin performances at the LBT in April. Please see the website for information, rehearsal and performance dates.

20/03/2018 14:00
Scratch Night
An evening of new works in progress, sharing food and a chance for the audience to feed into the artists’ process.
20/03/2018 19:00
Playwrights: Before You Press Send

This workshop is designed for playwrights who are ready to start sending their work out to theatres or submitting their scripts to competitions. Naomi Sumner, playwright, dramaturg and Reader’s Panel member for the National Theatre, will offer writers an insight into selection processes and what happens once their script arrives on a reader’s desk.

 

21/03/2018 18:30
Identity Crisis
What can you do when you're under attack?
21/03/2018 19:30
An Introduction to Biomechanics

An introduction to some of the fundamental principles of the actor training technique Biomechanics. The workshop is led by Chloe Whitehead, director of Proper Job Theatre Company, the only theatre company in the UK dedicated to using this approach in theatre making. Please come in clothes appropriate for physical work and suitable training shoes.

22/03/2018 18:00
1000 Mindreaders

One Thousand Mindreaders is a year-long collaborative artwork during which the artist Stuart Nolan will train one thousand new mindreaders. Everyone is welcome to come and be a part of it. Through empathic touch and sensing the small subconscious movements of another person’s hand individuals will be able to ‘muscle read’ and recreate drawings that someone else is merely thinking of. Tickets £3

24/03/2018
Century
CENTURY is a sparkling journey through 100 years of iconic tunes and memorable moves from 1900 to 1999.
24/03/2018 To 25/03/2018
Performance Skills for Poets

Poet, writer and performer Rose Condo has won spoken word slams including Manchester’s Word War One, Newcastle’s SLAMalgamate, and the Axis Slam in Crewe. Here she shares skills for reading your work aloud and confidently delivering poetry on stage. Bring your own work or that of others to try out in this friendly workshop suitable for all abilities.

26/03/2018 19:00
Voice For Stage

Learn warm up exercises, how to use your voice freely and vocal care and projection skills with coach Jenny Goodman. This workshop is ideal for performers and those taking to the stage professionally or for fun. Jenny has used voice work to build individual confidence and self-esteem and has been running voice and singing workshops for over 20 years.

27/03/2018 18:30
Jump & Shout - Spring 2018
A festival where performers aged three and above take centre stage and shine in the spotlight.
27/03/2018 To 11/07/2018
Devising for Comedy
Join Natalie Bellingham from Uncanny Theatre for a playful workshop that will explore a variety of devising techniques and starting points for creating visual and comedic work. This practical session will combine elements of improvisation, storytelling and clowning exercises.
28/03/2018 18:00
Practitioner Training Session

Join Chol Theatre for this practical session inspired by their flagship immersive theatre experience Imaginary Communities. The workshop will be run by Vicky Storey, one the UK’s leading practitioners in theatre education and is suitable for artists, educators and teachers interested in developing new models of drama education.

29/03/2018 16:00
Baabul
BAABUL is a daughter’s appreciation and gratitude to a father who raised his daughters as a ‘blessing’.
30/03/2018 17:45
Oil and Water

You’re invited to witness an act of ritual. A ceremony filled with scepticism and an artist full of hope

30/03/2018 19:00
This is Not a Safe Space
Benefit cuts are hitting disabled people the hardest. The future looks grim, so how can we get people to sit up, listen and care and not keel over with empathy-fatigue?
30/03/2018 20:30
How to Build a Cesspit
HIV+ queer artist Nathaniel Hall presents an intimate one-man show about a life interrupted by fear, stigma and hatred.
31/03/2018 17:45
Feral
Ever wondered if you missed your chance to be wild?
31/03/2018 19:00
Testosterone
What does it mean to be a man or a woman?
31/03/2018 20:30
Rumpelstiltskin
Full of action and humour this emotionally rich fairytale is set in a rural world of sheep, straw, wool and spinning where the alchemist Rumpelstiltskin is outcast until he is revealed to be 'the true prince that he was'.
06/04/2018 To 07/04/2018
Comedy Cellar - April 2018
Intimate, atmospheric and relaxed, our perennially popular monthly Comedy Cellars are the perfect way to experience stand-up in all its spontaneous, electrifying glory.
12/04/2018 19:45
Scary Bikers
A new comedy about life, love and staying on your bike!
13/04/2018 To 14/04/2018
18 Victoria
What would you do if you had three weeks to live?
13/04/2018 19:45
Christopher's Caterpillars
Christopher Nibble and his best friend Posie have been busy growing plants and food in their garden whilst taking care of their six hairy pet caterpillars.
14/04/2018
Murder, Margaret & Me
In the early sixties two national treasures, Agatha Christie and Margaret Rutherford, were the creative force behind one of British cinema’s most successful franchises. But the Miss Marple movies were almost never made…
17/04/2018 To 21/04/2018
Huddersfield University Big Band

The University Big Band are delighted to have the pleasure of performing with one of the UK's finest Big Band vocalists, Matthew Ford.

20/04/2018 19:30
9 to 5
Three unlikely friends take control of their office and learn there is nothing they can't do, even in a man's world.
23/04/2018 To 28/04/2018
Showcase
Lauren J Dance Academy in Liversedge proudly presents its annual show for 2018.
29/04/2018 19:00
Eddi Reader
From the traditional to the contemporary, Eddi brings joyous life to all forms of song.
30/04/2018 19:30
Hard Times
The Northern Powerhouse, 1854.
02/05/2018 To 05/05/2018
Comedy Cellar - May 2018

Intimate, atmospheric and relaxed, our perennially popular monthly Comedy Cellars are the perfect way to experience stand-up in all its spontaneous, electrifying glory.

 

10/05/2018 19:45
Grand Northern Ukulele Festival
Voted “Best Ukulele Festival”, Britain’s quirkiest, boldest and most welcoming festival is back!
12/05/2018 14:30
The Mikado
Regarded as the most popular Gilbert & Sullivan opera, THE MIKADO is a must see for every G&S fan.
16/05/2018 To 19/05/2018
Stagecoach 30th Anniversary
Stagecoach Performing Arts Schools in Bradford, Huddersfield, Keighley and Skipton come together to celebrate Stagecoach Performing Arts' 30th birthday.
20/05/2018 18:00
Revolting Women
Why did it take so insufferably long for women to get the vote?
26/05/2018 19:30
Ugly Duckling
Ugly Duckling is lonely and fed-up, ignored by those around her who think she is too ugly to fit in.
29/05/2018
Arrivals and Departures

A terrorist code-named Cerestes is on the loose, and the police have planned a sting to capture him as he steps off a train at a London station.

 

30/05/2018 To 02/06/2018
Count Arthur Strong is Alive & Unplugged
Alone, solo and by himself, with no one with him, the show business Colossus takes us back on a journey through his early career.
01/06/2018 20:00
My Work, My Journey with Jamrock
Join much loved Huddersfield writer Angie Smith as she takes you through her journey, her story and her work with Jamrock Productions.
02/06/2018 19:30
A Streetcar Named Desire
Blanche DuBois seeks solace with her sister, Stella, after her world starts to crumble. But her downward spiral brings her face-to-face with Stella’s husband, the sexy but brutal Stanley. As temperatures soar and passions rise, Blanche and Stanley battle for Stella’s soul.
05/06/2018 To 09/06/2018
International Comedy Special
Fresh from their recent LBT Sell-out. The hugely successful international comedy clash is back with an almighty bang...
09/06/2018 19:45
University of Huddersfield Fashion Graduate Degree Show

Showcasing the work of graduates of the University of Huddersfield’s BA Fashion Design programmes, the GRADUATE FASHION SHOW is a highlight of the year.

12/06/2018
New College Fashion Show 2018
The HUDDERSFIELD NEW COLLEGE FASHION SHOW has become renowned as a fantastic showcase demonstrating the creativity, skill and artistic capability of the students.
13/06/2018 20:00
Comedy Cellar - June 2018
Intimate, atmospheric and relaxed, our perennially popular monthly Comedy Cellars are the perfect way to experience stand-up in all its spontaneous, electrifying glory.
14/06/2018 19:45
University of Huddersfield Costume Graduate Degree Show
A spectacular showcase of the work of graduates from the University of Huddersfield’s BA Costume with Textiles course, the GRADUATE COSTUME SHOW brings the characters of fiction, stage and screen to Huddersfield.
15/06/2018
Rhythm in our Roots
16/06/2018 To 17/06/2018
Now or Never
Under a star studded big top a vibrant band of international acrobats and musicians invite you to share in their circus spectacle, NOW OR NEVER.
21/06/2018 To 23/06/2018
All That Jazz 8
Adele Taylor, along with her team of guest choreographers, produce a fast moving, high energy, feel good performance showcasing many genres of dance including musical theatre, tap, contemporary, commercial and much more.
30/06/2018 To 01/07/2018
Comedy Cellar - July 2018
Intimate, atmospheric and relaxed, our perennially popular monthly Comedy Cellars are the perfect way to experience stand-up in all its spontaneous, electrifying glory.
05/07/2018 To 19/07/2018
Bodyrockerz Beatz
BODYROCKERZ BEATZ returns for its 10th performance at the LBT.
07/07/2018 To 08/07/2018
Now Let's Dance

The Audrey Spencer School of Dance is proud to present a dance extravaganza, showcasing the super talents of its pupils from little tiny tots up to advanced dancers.

14/07/2018 To 15/07/2018
Bring It On
Stuart Stage School returns to the LBT to present its annual showcase.
21/07/2018 To 22/07/2018
Dance Explosion 2018
Strive Dance Academy are proud to present their annual show at the LBT.
28/07/2018 To 29/07/2018
Lost and Found
Once there was a boy and one day he found a penguin at his door. He didn’t know where it had come from or who it belonged to. The penguin looked sad and the boy thought it must be lost.
04/08/2018
Aladdin
When Aladdin stumbles across a magic lamp in a gloomy cave he gets more than he bargained for. With friendly genies, flying carpets and a bucketful of magic, will our hero outwit the evil sorcerer and win the heart of the beautiful princess?
05/12/2018 To 06/01/2019