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The Lawrence Batley Theatre (LBT)

Lawrence Batley Theatre


Director and actor Sir Kenneth Branagh

Find out the link between the LBT's first-ever professional panto and stage icon Kenneth Branagh

After 21 years in business, the Lawrence Batley Theatre is staging its first-ever professional pantomime

Huddersfield Thespians to host Shakespeare plays in Greenhead Park

The actors will perform famous scenes from classic plays

REVIEW: Sci-fi Opera for the Unknown Woman is barely recognisable as an opera

And the plot is certainly far-fetched, writes Ron Simpson

The Huddersfield summer bucket list — how many things will you tick off?

Huddersfield summer bucket list: How many things will you tick off?

Your essential guide to summer fun, days out and events in Huddersfield

Picture of Huddersfield town centre taken from the top of the Civic Centre in the 1960s

How much has Huddersfield changed? Watch town centre transform before your eyes

New guide looks at how the town's skyline has evolved through the decades

What's on in Huddersfield: June music and theatre guide

Wrestling, outdoor plays, folk music and fashion in our June guide

Buchan's 39 Steps, spoof-style by Huddersfield Thespians

It's one of the most famous movies and books, but this version of the 39 Steps is something unexpected.

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival: Meet Danielle Ate The Sandwich, Hope and Social and Opera-lele

They will all play on the main stage at the Lawrence Batley Theatre across the weekend

Quirky acts at the Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival: Top 8 quirky acts to see

Festival begins today in Huddersfield town centre

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival: Line up for FREE fringe stages

Acts will perform at Vinyl Tap, the Head of Steam and the Sportsman

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival returns to Huddersfield for third year

Thousands of uke lovers will descend on the Lawrence Batley Theatre from May 27 to 29

May Bank Holiday: 23 things to do with the kids this bank holiday weekend

Make the most of the three-day weekend with our bumper family guide to Huddersfield and West Yorkshire

May half term guide

Huddersfield half term guide: Things to do with the kids in the holidays

Our guide to half term activities within easy reach of Huddersfield takes in the quirky and unusual

Men & Huddersfield Girls dance together in controversial Lawrence Batley Theatre show

Fevered Sleep's show Men & Girls Dance wants us to think differently about the relationship between men and children

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival 2016: Everything you need to know

Our guide to the three-day festival taking over Huddersfield this bank holiday weekend

Huddersfield's WomenCentre members recorded and performed an album of songs from the heart

Writing and recording an album was an act of therapy for a group of Huddersfield women facing huge challenges in their lives. But they’ve surprised themselves by not only creating a CD of catchy, heartfelt songs, but also by becoming performers

Dick and Lottie bring Ayckbourn's darkest comedy Wildest Dreams to Lawrence Batley Theatre

Wildest Dreams is a favourite of playwright Ayckbourn and yet little performed

What's on at the Lawrence Batley Theatre this week?

Your guide to the shows at the LBT from now until the end of May


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