West Yorkshire Playhouse

About West Yorkshire Playhouse

The West Yorkshire Playhouse is a theatre in the city of Leeds, West Yorkshire, in the north of England. It opened in 1990 as successor to Leeds Playhouse. It has two auditoria and hosts a wide range of productions and engages in outreach work in the local community.HistoryThe origins of the West Yorkshire Playhouse lie in the earlier Leeds Playhouse, which was established following a campaign for a new theatre begun in 1964. Despite some opposition from the local council on the grounds that ...

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