Show calendar

18 March - 21 March 2019

Film

A look at the final days in the life of renowned playwright William Shakespeare.

READ MORE

21 March - 22 March 2019

Theatre

What is Freedom? What makes us feel free, what doesn’t?

READ MORE

22 March - 23 March 2019

Film

In 1850 Oregon, when a backwoodsman brings a wife home to his farm, his six brothers decide they want to get married too.

READ MORE

22 March - 28 March 2019

Film

Mary's attempt to overthrow Elizabeth I finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.

READ MORE

23 March

Theatre

A collection of short plays based on young people’s own experiences of growing up in Scarborough.

READ MORE

26 March - 27 March 2019

Theatre

Be the first to hear newly developed plays from members of the SJT’s script-writing class.

READ MORE

28 March - 20 April 2019

Theatre

Josie Botting is celebrating her birthday... but as a work-from-home dominatrix she’s lost the will to dominate...

READ MORE

29 March - 4 April 2019

Film

A pair of siblings are offered the chance to represent their wrestling-mad family on the biggest stage of all: WWE.

READ MORE

29 March

Film

After taking control of the capital, Nanny's gang prepares for the biggest smuggling action in the history of Poland.

READ MORE

2 April

Streaming

Christof Loy directs a star-studded cast of singers, in Verdi's epic opera, conducted by Antonio Pappano.

READ MORE

3 April

Streaming

Based on the true story of acclaimed dancer Carlos Acosta.

READ MORE

21 February - 18 July 2019

Circle Members

Monthly behind-the-scenes events. Please note these events are for Circle Members only.

READ MORE

5 April

Theatre

A new folk opera by Neil Gore and John Kirkpatrick

READ MORE

6 April - 11 April 2019

Film

A wife is shocked by her husband’s new plans when they reunite in post-war Hamburg and start to rebuild their lives together.

READ MORE

6 April

Film

"In space, no one can hear you scream"

READ MORE

8 April - 9 April 2019

Theatre

A punchy and poetic exploration of family, race, identity and love.

READ MORE

11 April

Talks

Scrolls in the Sand: The Egyptian Origins of Writing

READ MORE

11 April

Talks

Time and Place in Fiction

READ MORE

11 April

Streaming

All About Eve tells the story of Margo Channing. Legend. True star of the theatre.

READ MORE

11 April

Talks

Ask An Ocean Explorer

READ MORE

12 April

Talks

Writer and broadcaster Lynne shares the stage with the UK’s leading expert on crime fiction Barry Forshaw.

READ MORE

12 April

Talks

Literary Lunch

READ MORE

12 April

Talks

Seashaken Houses

READ MORE

13 April

Talks

Historical Lunch

READ MORE

14 April

Talks

Alan Johnson, Simon Heffer and Helen Boaden

READ MORE

14 April

Talks

The People's Gardener

READ MORE

14 April

Talks

The Age of Decadence

READ MORE

14 April

Talks

When the Dogs Don't Bark

READ MORE

14 April

Talks

Erebus - The Story of a Ship

READ MORE

16 April - 20 April 2019

Theatre

A lively, fun and interactive version of the Aesop's Fable about an impossible race.

READ MORE

23 April - 27 April 2019

Film

A chance encounter with a record company exec results in a life-changing offer for a group of Cornish fishermen.

READ MORE

26 April

Film

The first kind: Sighting. The second kind: Evidence. The Third kind: Contact...

READ MORE

29 April - 30 April 2019

Film

He came as an enemy... And became their hero.

READ MORE

30 April

Streaming

Experience the decadence and elegance of 1870s Paris in David McVicar’s spectacular production of Gounod’s best-loved opera.

READ MORE

1 May - 2 May 2019

Theatre

If you could re-write your past, would you?

READ MORE

3 May

Music

The South Korean born pianist Young-Choon Park, makes a welcome return visit performing works by Mozart, Schubert and Chopin.

READ MORE

4 May

Theatre

Big hearted and quick-witted poems from a raconteur at the top of his game.

READ MORE

7 May

Theatre

Violet is a new play about human connection and inter-generational friendships.

READ MORE

8 May

Theatre

A showcase of play excerpts, directed and performed by professional and emerging talent.

READ MORE

9 May

Theatre

John Hegley returns to the SJT with a delightful familiy show full of songs, drawings and poems.

READ MORE

10 May

Streaming

Kimberley Sykes (Dido, Queen of Carthage) directs a riotous, exhilarating version of Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

READ MORE

11 May

Music

Come and celebrate with our OutReach choirs: you may feel the urge to sing along or even sign up to join…

READ MORE

14 May

Theatre

A one-man musical comedy by award-winning duo Tom Wells (words) and Matthew Robins (music).

READ MORE

15 May

Theatre

What do you think would happen if you knocked on a stranger’s door and offered to write them a poem?

READ MORE

16 May

Streaming

The contemporary face of The Royal Ballet in revivals of works by Wheeldon and Pite and a world premiere by Sidi Larbi Cherka

READ MORE

20 May - 22 May 2019

Theatre

A lighthouse keeper lives on a desolate outcrop surrounded by stormy seas.

READ MORE

23 May - 31 May 2019

Theatre

Oscar Wilde’s classic masterpiece is dazzlingly adapted with your choice of casting!

READ MORE

24 May

Dance

A twisted, dark story of rejection, religion, lust and death.

READ MORE

28 May - 29 May 2019

Theatre

This musical egg-stravaganza is bursting with puppetry, magic and illusions... and water guns!

READ MORE

30 May - 1 June 2019

Theatre

The Sign of Four is Conan Doyle’s epic second Sherlock Holmes tale. Crammed with adventure, romance, comedy.

READ MORE

3 June - 4 June 2019

Streaming

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lakecomes to cinemas with a fresh look for the 21stcentury and is ‘as bold and beautiful as ever’

READ MORE

4 June

Theatre

An Award Winning comedy set in an Indian restaurant

READ MORE

5 June

Theatre

There’s nothing else for it but to defy dementia, with music, songs and laughter.

READ MORE

6 June

Streaming

America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story.

READ MORE

6 June - 7 June 2019

Music

Multi award winning piece of gig theatre exploring grief, depression and psychosis for a contemporary audience.

READ MORE

8 June

Theatre

If your children could create their very own magical musical adventure, what would it be?

READ MORE

8 June

Theatre

Spontaneous musical comedy at its absolute finest, returning in 2019.

READ MORE

8 June

Streaming

Take That are bringing their spectacular 2019 Greatest Hits tour to cinemas for one night only!

READ MORE

11 June

Streaming

Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers encounter passion and tragedy in Kenneth MacMillan's 20th-century ballet masterpiece.

READ MORE

20 June - 3 August 2019

Theatre

The ultimate feel-good comedy, with live music and tap dancing!

READ MORE

21 June

Streaming

Baptista Minola is seeking to sell off her son Katherine to the highest bidder. Cue an explosive battle of the sexes.

READ MORE

27 June

Streaming

Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation.

READ MORE

25 July - 28 September 2019

Theatre

When families get together to celebrate a special occasion, there’s a danger that all hell will break loose.

READ MORE

27 July - 24 August 2019

Theatre

Lottie adores stories... imagine her surprise when one morning she wakes up to find herself lost in Bookland!

READ MORE

31 July

Streaming

When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official, she has no idea where to turn for help.

READ MORE

10 August

Theatre

The end result of two week's hard work from our 2019 Summer School participants.

READ MORE

3 September

Theatre

After refusing to register his child’s birth, Strawman embarks on a personal and legal battle in order to keep his child.

READ MORE

4 September - 5 October 2019

Theatre

As ingenious in its construction as any of his previous plays, Birthdays Past, Birthdays Present is Ayckbourn's 83rd play!

READ MORE

10 September

Theatre

This is a play based on experiences of being a transracial adoptee from Hong Kong and growing up in a very white world.

READ MORE

13 September - 14 September 2019

Theatre

An explosive and passionate portrait of a young heroine of our times.

READ MORE

17 September

Theatre

This fast-paced, electric script is from award-winning playwright Ben Snyder, who is currently writing for Netflix.

READ MORE

24 September

Theatre

Feminist academic Laura returns to work following the death of her father.

READ MORE

29 September

Theatre

To mark his 80th birthday, enjoy a look back on some of the 20 or so family and children’s plays written by Alan Ayckbourn.

READ MORE

3 October - 19 October 2019

Theatre

Thrilling, chilling and witty, examining afresh the eternal question of whether we ever really change how we’re made.

READ MORE

14 October - 19 October 2019

Theatre

A laugh out loud comedy about trying to find a moment of calm in these challenging times.

READ MORE

5 December - 29 December 2019

Theatre

There’ll be songs, swords, talking vegetables, the Boyes’ Santa and a giant mechanical crab... called Susan.

READ MORE
social spotlight

Theatre and entertainment is all about socialising and sharing those special and memorable moments. Get involved across social platforms.

funded by
Arts Council England
Whitby-Scarborough-Filey Borough of Scarborough
Discover Yorkshire Coast