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Box Office closure

In order for essential works to be carried out after Wind In the Willows closes, the main building of York Theatre Royal will be closed to the public and all ticketing activity suspended

Casting Announced for Betrayal

The actors playing Emma, Robert and Jerry have been announced.

Willows cast celebrate new van

Caddick Construction and Oakgate Group PLC have donated a new van to York Theatre Royal.

Willows cast celebrate new van

Open auditions for young people to be in our pantomime!

We will be holding open auditions for young people who would like to be in this year’s panto. Are you aged 8-11 and under 5ft tall? Then come along to an audition on Saturday 13th September!

Review: Sherlock Holmes - One and Other

Wed 20 Aug 2014

Written by One and Other

"The Guildhall’s magnificent Council Chamber, provides a fitting playground for the game of wit that is, most evidently, afoot"

Review: Sherlock - British Theatre Guide

Wed 20 Aug 2014

Written by British Theatre Guide

Bellerby’s direction sends his actors spinning with ease around the beautiful surroundings of York’s Guildhall, and Wright’s script gives licence to the actors to improvise around the otherwise tightly crafted tale, meaning that every night will genuinely be a different experience.

Review: Sherlock Holmes - The Press

Wed 20 Aug 2014

Written by Charles Hutchinson

Wright's play is a combination of the playful, the practical, the pugilistic and the problem-solving, with a storyline that finds room for pranks, sword-fighting, firearms, physical theatre and sly intelligence...and Moriarty? Play the game and you will love it

Review: Sherlock Holmes - The Stage

Tue 19 Aug 2014

Written by The Stage

"Allen is a most convincing Holmes" Read The Stage review of Sherlock Holmes: A Working Hypothesis