West Yorkshire Playhouse

  • About
    Since opening in March 1990, West Yorkshire Playhouse has established a reputation both nationally and internationally as one of Britain's most exciting producing theatres, winning awards for everything from its productions to its customer service.

    Ian Brown, appointed Artistic Director and Chief Executive in 2002, following the 12-year tenure of Jude Kelly, has continued to develop the largest regional repertory theatre outside of London and Stratford, realising one of the most expansive and vibrant artistic policies in the country.

    The West Yorkshire Playhouse complex comprises: The Quarry Theatre (750 seats), The Courtyard Theatre (350 seats) a CAMRA award-winning bar, a restaurant, The Newlyn Gallery, two function rooms (The Congreve Room and The Priestley Room), three rehearsal spaces, a recording studio, extensive technical workshops, dressing rooms, a Costume Hire department, a Cyber Café and offices for production, administrative and artistic teams.
  • Built in
    1990
  • Capacity
    756
  • Address
    Playhouse Square
    Quarry Hill
    Leeds
    LS2 7UP
  • Booking Contact
    0113 2137800
  • Website

Connected Mandy members:

Lucy Bradford
Lucy Bradford
Assistant Stage Manager
2020, The Wizard of Oz
Assistant Stage Manager
Richard Lodge
Richard Lodge
Deputy Stage Manager
2020, The Wizard of Oz
Deputy Stage Manager
Gemma Newsome
Gemma Newsome
Costume Assistant
2019, The Wizard of Oz
Textile Dyeing and Breakdown Artist
Xavier Velastin
Xavier Velastin
Sound Designer
2019, random by debbie tucker green
Composer / Sound Designer
Lucy Bradford
Lucy Bradford
Assistant Stage Manager
2019, random
Deputy Stage Manager
Elvi Piper
Elvi Piper
Director
2019, M&S: Dressed in Time
Director
Lucas Button
Lucas Button
Actor
2019, KES
Billy
Paula Henstock
2019, Intro to Directing
Rachael - new writing monologue
Hossein Ahmadi
2019, Hamlet
fortinbras
Gill Powell
Gill Powell
Actor
2019, Dinner 18:55
Devising and performing as part of an ensemble cast
Bethany Agaoglu
2019, Dinner 18:55
Ensemble
Haydn Oakley
Haydn Oakley
Actor
2019, Coraline
Father/Other Father
Richard Reeday
Richard Reeday
Musical Director
2019, BE MY BABY
Musical Director/Arranger
Adam Foley
Adam Foley
Lighting Designer
2019, A Christmas Carol
Associate Lighting Designer
Lakshmi Tummala
2018, Windrush:Movement of the People/(Trailer - 2018 tour promo)
World premiere vox pops/interviews(incl. Sharon Watson, Artistic Director/Choreographer)
Fran Cousins
Fran Cousins
Technician
2018, Various Inc. Incoming productions, Sunshine on Leith etc.
Production Electrician (Fixed term)
Annie Alice Eves
2018, Tracing Grace
Annie
Luke Alexander
2018, Tracing Grace
Doctor
Lizzie Alderson
Lizzie Alderson
Assistant Stage Manager
2018, This House
ASM Placement
Jacob Amos
Jacob Amos
Assistant Stage Manager
2018, The Things We Wouldn't Otherwise Find
Deputy Stage Manager