Grand Opera House York

Originally not intended as a theatre, the Grand Opera House York has undergone many changes since and is now the county’s biggest fully operational theatre and the home of live entertainment in the region.

Grand Opera House York exclusives
Sat 19 Oct 2019

Richard Herring: RHLSTP

Richard Herring’s interview podcast is usually recorded in London’s glittering West End at the Leicester Square Theatre, but now it’s going on the road.
Sun 20 Oct 2019

Some Guys Have All the Luck - The Rod Stewart Story

50 years on from the release of Rod's first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck - The Rod Stewart Story is back in theatres in 2019 with a brand new show, bringing to the stage a fantastic live concert celebration.
Mon 21 Oct 2019

Midge Ure - The 1980 Tour, Vienna & Visage

To celebrate four decades since the release of Ultravox’s Vienna, Midge Ure embarks on The 1980 Tour.
Wed 23 Oct 2019

Graeme Swann & Henry Blofeld

Following on from their hit 2016 tour, Graeme Swann, England’s greatest ever spin bowler and cricket’s best loved commentator, Henry Blofeld, are back by popular demand with a barrage of new stories from on and off the field.
Fri 25 Oct 2019

Barry Steele & Friends - The Roy Orbison Story

The one and only Barry Steele is set to put the rock back into ‘The Big O’ as he takes to the stage to commemorate this legend in the West End production of ‘The Roy Orbison Story’.
Sat 26 Oct 2019

The Dreamboys

Prepare yourselves, The Dreamboys are back with an electrifying new show certain to excite and wow audiences. Plan special nights and birthday parties now – this is not a show to be missed!
Mon 28 Oct - Sat 2 Nov 2019

Blood Brothers

Written by Willy Russell, the legendary Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences.
Mon 4 Nov 2019

Amanda Palmer

Palmer’s third solo LP, There Will Be No Intermission is the multi-faceted artist’s most powerful and personal collection to date, with songs that tackle the big questions: life, death, grief and how we make sense with it all.
Wed 6 Nov - Sat 9 Nov 2019

Tom Gates Live on Stage!

Tom's doing everything possible to stay out of trouble but somehow he's got THREE sad faces on the school achievement chart! And getting another sad face means he can’t go on the SCHOOL TRIP! Moany Marcus Meldrew is making things worse and now Tom's annoyed his grumpy sister Delia. Can his best friend Derek help? Will Rooster the dog stop eating his homework?
Sun 10 Nov 2019 - Sun 21 Jun 2020

Jimmy Carr - Terribly Funny

Comedian Jimmy Carr knows that terrible things happen in life – but he believes the best way to cope is to make jokes about those events and not to worry about political correctness. His audiences have been warned.
Mon 11 Nov 2019

Hawkwind 50th Anniversary UK Tour

Hawkwind have announced a 50th Anniversary tour to accompany their concert at the world famous Royal Albert Hall, London in November.
Wed 13 Nov 2019

Carole - The Music of Carole King

From the producers of the West End hit shows Seven Drunken Nights - The Story of The Dubliners and Walk Right Back - The Everly Brothers Story, this brand new production takes to the stage for 2019.
Thu 14 Nov 2019

Whitney - Queen of the Night

Whitney’s one true legacy was her music which touched most of us at some time in our lives. Share her life and get ready for the greatest love of all in Queen of the Night!
Fri 15 Nov 2019

James Acaster - COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999

Little Wander in assiciation with PBJ Management present... James Acaster COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999
Sat 16 Nov 2019

ABBA Mania

ABBA Mania is now accepted as the world’s number one touring ABBA tribute production. Featuring a special concert presentation, which celebrates the music of ABBA in a respectful and enjoyable way, reviving special memories of when ABBA ruled the airwaves.
Mon 18 Nov 2019

Al Murray: Landlord of Hope and Glory

A great comedy show inspired by the world today and performed by one of today's top comedians.
Thu 21 Nov 2019

Gordon Buchanan - Animal Families and Me

Wildlife filmmaker <strong>Gordon Buchanan</strong> has filmed animals all around the world, but unlike most other wildlife cameramen, he lives up close and personal with them in their natural habitat
Fri 22 Nov 2019

Islands In The Stream

Enjoy the songs of the Queen and King of Country music - Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.
Tue 26 Nov - Sun 1 Dec 2019

Scrooge

Based on Charles Dickens’ much-loved A Christmas Carol, Scrooge is the perfect festive family treat, taking you and Ebenezer Scrooge on a spellbinding journey through Christmas past, present and yet-to-come…
Mon 2 Dec 2019

Vienna Festival Ballet - The Nutcracker

Returning by popular demand, Vienna Festival Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker promises to delight audiences of all ages with its festive setting and story.
Wed 4 Dec 2019

You Win Again - Celebrating the Music of The Bee Gees

Are you ready for some Night Fever?
Thu 12 Dec 2019 - Sat 4 Jan 2020

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

A Magic mirror iPad, an ugly truth told to an evil step mother, a poisoned red apple and a beautiful enchanted Princess all come together with seven little men to tell the fabulously exciting story of Snow White…. and that's just the first half!
Mon 3 Feb - Sat 8 Feb 2020

Once

Based on a cult 2006 Irish indie feature, originally shot on a micro-budget of just $160,000, it tells the uplifting yet yearning story of a part-time Dublin guitarist busker (who works by day in his dad's Hoover repair shop) who falls unexpectedly in love with a young Czech immigrant fellow musician. As we follow their relationship across five short days, big changes happen to both of them in little ways.
Sun 23 Feb 2020

Believe - The Cher Songbook

Experience the ultimate tribute to Cher with dazzling costume changes, outstanding musicianship, a spectacular production and relive the Cher songbook. Featuring hit like I Got You Babe, Gypsys and Tramps & Thieves. An exhilarating show!
Tue 25 Feb 2020

Brendan Cole: Show Man

Brush off your tails, Brendan is back! This brand new production promises unparalleled entertainment as Brendan Cole leads his stunning cast in a thrilling extravaganza of music and dance.
Wed 26 Feb 2020

Steve Steinman's Vampires Rock - Ghost Train

The musical sensation that’s been rocking the nation for over 18 years.
Wed 4 Mar - Thu 5 Mar 2020

Peppa Pig's Best Day Ever

Peppa Pig is excited to be going on a special day out with George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig - it’s going to be her best day ever!
Sat 7 Mar 2020

Bowie Experience

The World's number 1 celebration of David Bowie features songs including Space Oddity, Starman, Fashion, Life on Mars, China Girl, Rebel Rebel, Golden Years, Modern Love, All the Young Dudes, Lets Dance, Heroes.
Sun 8 Mar 2020

Re-Take That: Take That Greatest Hits The Sing-a-long

Join the UK’s favourite tribute act Re-Take That for the ultimate Take That party night with a live and fully interactive sing-a-long experience.
Tue 10 Mar - Sat 14 Mar 2020

Ghost Stories

‘Ask yourself this. What is it that drew you to this event? If it's to discover what scares you then the answer to that is easy…’
Wed 18 Mar 2020

Round The Horne

From 1965 to 1968 there wasn’t a bigger radio programme in Britain than the ground-breaking Round the Horne. For half an hour every Sunday afternoon, audiences of up to 15 million people would gather around the wireless to listen to Kenneth Horne and his merry crew get up to all sorts of mischief.
Fri 20 Mar 2020

Ellen Kent's La Bohème

Senbla by arrangement with Opera International presents An Ellen Kent Production Puccini 's LA BOHÈME
Sat 21 Mar 2020

Ellen Kent's Madama Butterfly

Senbla by arrangement with Opera International presents An Ellen Kent Production Puccini's MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Tue 24 Mar - Sat 28 Mar 2020

Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story

Now in its 25th year, the sensational multi award winning West End show is coming to a theatre near you.
Sun 5 Apr 2020

David Baddiel - Trolls Not The Dolls

The follow up to his acclaimed shows Fame: Not The Musical, and My Family: Not The Sitcom
Mon 27 Apr 2020

Kevin Clifton & Joanne Clifton - Burn The Floor

Kevin Clifton is back with the Burn the Floor cast in 2020…and this time Kevin will be joined by his sister Joanne Clifton!
Tue 28 Apr 2020

BalletBoyz - Deluxe

There’s a treat in store for Spring; BalletBoyz are back! Get ready to meet Joey, Ben, Harry, Liam, Matt and Will - the six exceptional young dancers who star in this feast of mesmerising and sublime dance, cleverly fused with the BalletBoyz trademark use of film and behind the scenes footage.
Thu 30 Apr 2020

Ross Noble: Humournoid

What happens when pure comedy takes human form?<p>What happens when a creature is created and bred to do stand up?</p><p>Nobody knows because that isn’t a thing
Fri 1 May 2020

Seven Drunken Nights - The Story of the Dubliners

Following its sold out smash hit debut tour, Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of The Dubliners returns to theatres in 2019 with an even bigger production.
Wed 6 May - Sat 9 May 2020

Billionaire Boy

From the award-winning West End producers of Gangsta Granny and Horrible Histories comes this amazing new production of David Walliams' best-selling story!
Wed 8 Jul 2020

The Drifters

The Drifters will be back on tour in the UK with a brand-new show performing all their classic hits from the last six decades. Following the phenomenal success of their 65th anniversary tour in 2018 and further sell-out shows in 2019, they’re bringing their live shows back for 2020.
Sat 11 Jul - Sun 12 Jul 2020

In The Night Garden

Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy, MakkaPakka and friends are back in their fun-filled live show <strong>Igglepiggle’s Busy Day</strong>! Join Igglepiggle as he looks for his friends in the Night Garden by following their funny sounds until he finds them all! <p>You’ll see all your favourite characters beautifully brought to life with full-size costumes, magical puppets, and enchanting music
Mon 21 Sep - Sat 26 Sep 2020

Grease

After a whirlwind summer romance, leather-clad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy are unexpectedly reunited when she transfers to Rydell High for senior year. But can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?
Mon 26 Oct - Sat 31 Oct 2020

The Commitments

The Commitments is a fantastically feel good celebration of soul. Returning to tour the UK and Ireland 5 years after a phenomenally successful, record breaking run in London’s West End and subsequent sell-out tour. The Commitments is based on the BAFTA award-winning film classic.