Chime Music Workshop at Theatre Royal Wakefield

Friday, 24 November, 2017

Theatre Royal Wakefield and Mind the Gap came together to deliver the first of many exciting music workshops in the heart of Wakefield.

Backstage with the Theatre Royal Wakefield staff

Thursday, 26 October, 2017

Find out what goes on behind behind the curtain! Each month, a member of the team submit a column to the Wakefield Express about the inner workings of our beautiful Matcham Theatre. If you missed them, click here to find out more.

Building work begins on Theatre Royal Wakefield's new Centre for Creativity

Friday, 23 June, 2017

Westgate is about to get a brand new addition as construction gets underway on Theatre Royal Wakefield’s ambitious new Centre for Creativity.

Wakefield is successful in Arts Council England Cultural Destinations bid

Wednesday, 25 January, 2017

Wakefield Cultural Consortium, consisting of 16 local organisations including Theatre Royal Wakefield, has been awarded £223,000 from Arts Council England’s Cultural Destinations initiative for a three year programme to enhance local cultural offerings and encourage visitors to Wakefield.

Jim Cartwright teams up with Theatre Royal Wakefield for new venture

Wednesday, 17 August, 2016

Theatre Royal Wakefield and Creative Director John Godber are excited to announce a brand new venture with acclaimed playwright Jim Cartwright.

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Theatre Royal Wakefield, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2TE

Wakefield Theatre Royal and Opera House was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1894.