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.



The Grouch
Kirkby Overblow Dramatic Society
'Allo! 'Allo!
Addingham Drama Group


Jack and the Beanstalk
Snow White and the
Seven Dwarves
Yeadon Charities Association
Babes in the Wood
Addingham Pantomime Group
A Midsummer Night's Dream
St Mary's School Menston
Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Yeadon Amateur Operatic
and Dramatic Society


The Would-Be Gentleman
Men of the World

Addingham Drama Group


Mother Goose
Addingham Pantomime Group
If I Were You
Adel Players
Bite My Thumb
Bradford Girls Grammar School
Little Red Riding Hood
Burley Theatre Group
Calendar Girls
Fulneck Dramatic Society
Alice Returns
Gargrave Village Pantomime
Not About Heroes
Jay Walkers
Around the World in 80 Days
Whistle Down the Wind
Keighley AODS
Pirates of Penzance
Leeds Gilbert & Sullivan Society
Oh What a Lovely War!
Leeds West Academy
Puss In Boots
The Rise and Fall of Little Voice
Sleeping Beauty
Menston Thespians
Little Shop of Horrors
Ralph Thoresby School
Singin' in the Rain
Ripon AOS
Sound of Music
St Joseph’s,  St Bede’s and St Benedict's Sixth Form Catholic College
Robinson Crusoe
When We Are Married
Wife After Death
Weeton and Huby Players
Me and My Girl
Yeadon AODS
Yeadon Charities Association


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