The Lawrence Batley Theatre (LBT)

Lawrence Batley Theatre

Free taste of theatre on offer at LBT

Sample the season ahead at the Lawrence Batley Theatre's preview night.

Comedy club at LBY will brighten up dull days of January

Shazia Mirza and Jonathan Pelham join forces for the montly Comedy Cellar event at the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield.

King James's pupils show how to do drama in style!

Celebrated productions of Macbeth and Bugsy Malone

Jake Mangel-Wurzel documentary Mr Somebody to be shown in Huddersfield

Director Michelle Heighway befriended Jake and recorded hours of interview footage with him - watch the trailer here

The Lawrence Batley Theatre

A panto with professional pizzazz at the Lawrence Batley Theatre

The 38th panto by Huddersfield Light Opera Company is costing £35,000 to produce and promises thrills, spills and a lot of laughs.

Author Joanne Harris relaxes ahead of her Oldham trip.

Looking forward to a New Year of arts events

The dark days of January and early spring will be livened up by a new season of musical and theatrical events in the Huddersfield area.

Boy Who Cried Wolf is an award nominee

This year's children's Christmas show at the Lawrence Batley Theatre has been nominated for an award.

Ho ho ho, it's time for a chuckle at Christmas

Comedy clubs in the area are serving up festive fun.

Christmas shows and pantos - what's on in the region

There's plenty to entertain the whole family over the festive season in the area's theatres.

The cast from Lindley Amateur Operatic Society who staged A Country Girl in 1951 with a 30-strong chorus line.

Lindley Amateur Operatic Society celebrates 80th anniversary

Two singalong shows will feature songs from old favourites as well as those from new musicals that the society hopes to stage

Newsome student Elliott Augustine appearing in Matthew Bourne's Lord of the Flies at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

The Bourne production is currently on tour, enrolling young dancers to play the ‘boys’ in the story from towns and cities in the regions where the show is being performed

Christmas 2014: Music concerts in and around Huddersfield

Here's your what's on guide for family entertainment in the run up to Christmas

An evening to remember: John Shuttleworth's unique brand of musical comedy at the LBT

John's got songs detailing the 'nightmare scenario' of having two tubs of margarine on the go at the same time

Wigs and proper frocks make period comedy one to watch

It's one of the English language's most popular plays but She Stoops to Conquer is a costly exercise for theatre companies.

Young writer adapts Christmas Carol for Huddersfield Thespians

He's just 23-years-old but Alex Watkins is already directing his second stage play.

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