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Stephen Joseph Theatre

Westborough, Scarborough YO11 1JW, England
+44 1723 370541
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rock on

me and the wife and grand daughter was at the elvis show last night sunday 28th may.great show had... read more

Reviewed yesterday
east yorkshire england
West end eat your heart out

It's not often up here we can say we have a theatre thats better than the west end but with SJ awe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andrew T
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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Westborough, Scarborough YO11 1JW, England
+44 1723 370541
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Reviewed yesterday

me and the wife and grand daughter was at the elvis show last night sunday 28th may.great show had every one singing along etc staff first class very impressed.

Thank simbo60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's not often up here we can say we have a theatre thats better than the west end but with SJ awe have a theatre that is among the best of the best

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 19 April 2017

It's some years since my last review of Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre, which has been going through major changes lately, and all for the better, I'd say. So, an update. As someone born in the town and very familiar with this institution since the 1970s,...More

2  Thank Timster2014
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We recently went to see The Empty Nester's Club which was an excellent play. The location is superb, using theatre in the round to the best effect.

1  Thank Madalyn H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We've visited the SJT on many occasions. The theatre has really good productions 'In The Round' which is a really unique and very entertaining live theatre. It is small enough to be intimate - the actors being literally feet away from the audience.SJT is of...More

Thank seamerbats
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This may be daft but being a Scarborian you would think that I would have been to the cinema before now, anyway went to see La La Land and found it a lovely theatre, big enough yet cosy. Will definitely go again and you can...More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

great place, audience sitting around the stage which is central, great plays, and no matter what scenery is there you see more!!! an enjoyable experience to keep going to

Thank smartalloy
Reviewed 26 February 2017

First stay in Scarborough, first visit to SJ threaten to see Invincibles. Fantastic theatre, I'm sure wherever you sit you'd get a good view, never been in this type of theatre before and it's thoroughly recommended. Seats were comfy, loos clean and tidy, staff helpful...More

1  Thank llamydon
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Visited with a friend to see La La Land. The young gent who sold us our tickets was warm and friendly, wish I had known his name to give him a personal name check - no name badge from what I remember. Decor of the...More

Thank KatyGKnaresborough
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is a very nice place, There is a super program of performances,throughout the year from Shakespear to comedy farces, also a cinema. Whilst you are there a visit to the SJT Shop is advisable where there is an varied amount of beautiful craft made...More

1  Thank Vince L
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Donna E
Whats on in June 2017? Iam not a robot
21 May 2017|
Response from Hannah v | Property representative |
Hi Donna. If you head over to our website and click on What's On, that will tell you everything we've got on. Click on calendar if you want to see particular dates!
ian h
is it open in january
27 March 2017|
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Response from hannahvanhelvoort | Property representative |
Yes, although there is usually a 'dark' period of a week or two for building maintenance. Call the Box Office or check what's on via the website.
Do you have any productions on 4th March 2016? Thank you.
17 January 2016|
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