The Wharfedale Festival of Theatre exists to promote, celebrate and encourage good amateur theatre in the area, and is a friendly festival with a unique "community" feel, open to amateur dramatic and operatic societies and youth and schools groups.

Drama (Adults)

Entries for the 2016-2017 Festival opened on 10 July 2016 and are listed here in chronological order of performance date as soon as they are received.

Brassed Off

Gravitas Entertainment
1-3 September 2016
The Carriageworks Theatre, Millennium Square, Leeds, LS2 3AD
9-10 September 2016
Brighouse Civic Hall, Bradford Road, Brighouse, HD6 1RW
7.30 pm
Tickets from 07834118188

Stone Cold Murder    

Yeadon Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society
28 September-1 October 2016
Town Hall, Main Street, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19 7PP
7.30 pm
Tickets from 0113-2505587

Muddy Cows 

Cosmopolitan Players
12-15 October 2016
Carriageworks Theatre, Millellium Square, Leeds, LS2 3AD
7.45 pm
Tickets from 0113-2298170

Kindly Leave The Stage 

25-29 October 2016
Adel & Ireland Wood Community Centre, New Adel Lane, Leeds, LS16 6AZ
7.30 pm
Tickets from 0113-2939596

Fox On The Fairway 

Addingham Drama Group
20-21 and 27-29 October 2016
Memorial Hall, Main Street, Addingham, LS29 OPD
7.30 pm


Weeton & Huby Players
24-26 November 2016
Almscliffe Hall, Huby, Leeds, LS17 OEG
7.45 pm
Ticket contact tba

Little Women    

The Keighley Playhouse
28 November-3 December 2016
Keighley Playhouse, 1 Devonshire Place, Keighley, BD21 2BH
7.30 pm
Tickets from 07599 890769

The Weir

Leeds Arts Centre
1-4 Feb 2017
Carriageworks Theatre, Millennium Square, Leeds, LS2 3AD
Tickets from 07977214012

Broken Glass 

Adel Players
26-29 April 2017
Adel Memorial Hall, Church Lane, Adel, LS16 8DE
7.30 pm
Tickets from 0113-2300312

Title tba 

Fulneck Dramatic Society
The Comenius Centre, Fulneck, Leeds, LS28 8DS
7.30 pm
Ticket contact tba






If you would like further information about how the Wharfedale Festival of Theatre works or want simply to have a chat about what entry to the Festival means, please telephone the Festival Secretary, Mrs Pat Riley, on 0113 2300312 or e-mail her on