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Past Productions

We have staged several hundred productions, both at our own venues, and at theatres and other performance spaces in Calderdale and the surrounding area.

Major published plays include:

Past Productions
  • 4/48 Psychosis by Sarah Kane
  • Marat Sade by Peter Weiss
  • The Maids by Jean Genet
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • Gut Girls by Sarah Daniels
  • East End Tales by Finn Kennedy
  • Junk by Melvin Burgess
  • The Wonderful World of Dissocia by Anthony Neilson
  • A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
  • Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe
  • Godspell by Stephen Swartz
  • Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens by Charlotte Mann
  • The Threepenny Opera by Bertolt Brecht
  • Dracula Spectacular by John Gardiner
  • The Dumb Waiter by Harold Pinter
  • Return to the Forbidden Planet by Bob Carlton
  • Oh! What a Lovely War by Theatre Workshop
  • Animal Farm by George Orwell
  • Stags and Hens by Willy Russell
  • Riddley Walker by Russell Hoban
  • 1984 by Matthew Dunster
  • Christmas Carol by RSC
  • Sparkleshark by Philip Ridley
  • Blackout by Davey Anderson
  • Five Kinds of Silence by Shelagh Stephenson
  • Chekhov Shorts by Anton Chekhov 
  • Sid & Nancy by Alex Cox
  • Conversation with a Cupboard Man by Ian McEwan
  • Zombie Apocalypse by Martin Ferry
  • Performance Poetry by Hannah Robinson

Carol-Ann Duffy:

  • Beasts and Beauties
  • More Grimm Tales


  • Lysistrata
  • The Birds
  • Thesmophoria
  • Wealth
  • Women in Power

Howard Brenton:

  • Epsom Downs
  • Greenland

Jim Cartwright:

  • Bed
  • Rise and Fall of Little Voice
  • Road Two

Carol Churchill:

  • Cloud 9
  • Dream Play
  • Vinegar Tom

Federico Garcia Lorca:

  • Blood Wedding
  • House of Bernada Alba 

Carlo Goldoni:

  • Mirandolina
  • Servant to Two Masters
  • The Venetian Twins

Peter Shaffer:

  • Amadeus
  • Equus

William Shakespeare:

  • A Comedy of Errors
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream
  • Hamlet
  • Macbeth
  • Romeo and Juliet

Irvine Welsh:

  • Ecstacy
  • Marabou Stork Nightmares
  • Trainspotting

Self devised:

  • Channel Bubbiny
  • Clowning Performance
  • The Museum

Pantomimes by Adam Smith

  • Cinderella
  • Aladdin

We have also staged many original plays written by students and ex-students and a vast number of student-devised productions.

  • Theatre in Education - Student live project working with local primary schools
  • Children's Theatre - Student live project working with local primary schools
  • Musical Theatre Showcase
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