Past shows

Students and teachers
Playhouse production
Frankenstein

16 – 24 Feb 2024

AD
Audio Described
CAP
Captioned
PSD
Post Show Discussion

A storm gathers outside. In an ordinary home, the lights flicker, a radio crackles, and an extraordinary tale begins.

BELONGING: Loss. Legacy. Love.

21 – 23 Feb 2024

PSD
Post Show Discussion

This powerfully visceral and thought-provoking new triple bill explores the nuances of human experience by three exciting international dance makers.

Last few
Zog and the Flying Doctors

15 – 17 Feb 2024

Based on Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s bestselling sequel, with music and lyrics this a truly modern take on the classic fairy tale.  

Sensory Theatre Symposium

1 Feb 2024

A Sensory Theatre Symposium, for artists, companies and venues exploring sensory performance for learning disabled audiences.

Learning disabilities
My Life With the Wave

31 Jan – 1 Feb 2024

RP
Relaxed Performance

My Life with the Wave is a story of friendship, taking audiences on a journey beneath the waves.

Learning disabilities
Beautiful Octopus Club Festival

29 Jan – 1 Feb 2024

Join us for our Beautiful Octopus Club Festival – a week of fun activities for our BOC crew and guests, celebrating creativity, skills and friendship.

Sensory Theatre Symposium (Online)

1 Feb 2024

A Sensory Theatre Symposium, for artists, companies and venues exploring sensory performance for learning disabled audiences.

Learning disabilities
Beautiful Octopus Club Festival: Club Night

29 Jan 2024

A fantastic Club Night for adults with learning disabilities, produced, created and devised by a dedicated crew of learning disabled artists, musicians and DJs.

Playhouse production
Oliver!

24 Nov 2023 – 27 Jan 2024

Consider yourself one of the family at Leeds Playhouse this festive season for Lionel Bart’s award-winning musical, Oliver!

For artists
An Introduction to Human Beatboxing with Testament

27 Jan 2024

For ages: 16+ Learn the basic techniques of beatboxing, beatbox performance skills, and how to create your own sounds with world record holding beatboxer and acclaimed writer and theatre-maker Testament.

For artists
Sold out
Learn to Beatbox

27 Jan 2024

For ages: 4-16. Learn the fundamentals of human beatbox - creating drumbeats, sound effects and all manner of musical noises with your mouth, with world record holding beatboxer Testament.

Playhouse production
The Enormous Crocodile

2 Dec 2023 – 6 Jan 2024

A new musical version of Roald Dahl’s picture book featuring tasty tunes and mischievous puppets suitable for those 4+.

  • MAJOR FUNDERS

    Arts Council
  • Leeds City Council
  • LTB Foundation
  • Principal Partner

    Caddick Group
  • Principal Access Partner

    Irwin Mitchell