Stephen Joseph Theatre

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Stephen Joseph Theatre
Westborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1JW
  • Telephone 01723 370541
  • Box office times Tue–Sat 11am–4pm; closed Sun & Mon.
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  • Website www.sjt.uk.com
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Events at this venue

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André Rieu: Happy Days Are Here Again

  • 2022
  • Cast: André Rieu

The wait is over! After 2 long years, maestro André Rieu is performing from his hometown of Maastricht once again! We are proud to present André’s brand-new summer concert - Happy Days are Here Again! The concert will be a jolly and captivating summer event on the iconic Vrijthof square, featuring popular feel-good…

Sat 27 Aug

£12 / 01723 370541

Sun 28 Aug

£12 / 01723 370541

Brief Encounter

Laura and Alec are married – but not to each other. A chance meeting at a railway station hurls them headlong into a whirlwind romance that threatens to blow both their worlds apart. Will they give in to love’s first rush and risk everything? Has this relationship changed the tracks of their lives forever? This playful…

Fri 22 Jul

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Sat 23 Jul

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Mon 25 Jul

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

…and 29 more dates until 27 Aug

Cinderella

If ever a young girl needed a break, it’s Cinderella. She never gets a day off. She sleeps in the cellar and her clothes have more holes than clothes. And what of her dreams of freedom and adventure? Well, they’re just dreams. Until one night… A deranged trainee fairy with a wonky wand turns up at the wrong house, utterly…

Fri 2 Dec

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Sat 3 Dec

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Mon 5 Dec

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

…and 16 more dates until 31 Dec

Constellations

A play about quantum multiverse theory, love and honey. When beekeeper Roland meets astrophysicist Marianne, anything could happen. Nick Payne’s dazzling play is romantic and revealing about the many possibilities that can result from a single meeting. With echoes of the movie Sliding Doors and Kate Atkinson’s novel Life…

Fri 28 Oct

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Sat 29 Oct

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Mon 31 Oct

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

…and 11 more dates until 12 Nov

Elvis

  • 2022
  • 2h 39min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Baz Luhrmann
  • Cast: Austin Butler, Olivia DeJonge, Tom Hanks

A look at the life of the legendary rock and roll star, Elvis Presley.

Fri 15 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Sat 16 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Tue 19 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

…and 2 more dates until 21 Jul

Everything Everywhere All at Once

  • 2022
  • US
  • 2h 19min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert
  • Cast: Michelle Yeoh, Stephanie Hsu, Ke Huy Quan, Jenny Slate, Harry Shum Jr., James Hong, Jamie Lee Curtis

Only Evelyn Wang (Michelle Yeoh) can save the world. To do it, she'll have to explore all the lives she could have led.

Fri 8 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Sat 9 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Family Album

A new play written and directed by Alan Ayckbourn Now we’re leaving… all the skeletons are suddenly jumping out of their cupboards. A moving-in day, 1952. A birthday party, 1992. A moving-out day, 2022. Join RAF veteran John and housewife Peggy as they proudly move into the first home they can really call their own;…

Fri 2 Sep

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Sat 3 Sep

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

Mon 5 Sep

£10–£28 / 01723 370541

…and 23 more dates until 1 Oct

Good Luck to You, Leo Grande

  • 2022
  • UK
  • 1h 37min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Sophie Hyde
  • Cast: Emma Thompson, Daryl McCormack

Unfulfilled widow Nancy Stokes hires a male sex worker in the hope of enjoying a night of pleasure and self-discovery.

Fri 22 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Sat 23 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Mon 25 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

…and 2 more dates until 27 Jul

Henry Blofeld: My Dear Old Things

Being confined to the pavilion for the past couple of seasons has given Henry time to reconnect with his Norfolk roots and reflect on a truly extraordinary life. This reflection inspired the online film, *At Home With Henry, *and this new theatre show. In My Dear Old Things, Blowers recalls his days as a young England…

Mon 11 Jul

£10–£20 / 01723 370541

Tue 12 Jul

£10–£20 / 01723 370541

Il buco

  • 2021
  • 1h 33min
  • U
  • Directed by: Michelangelo Frammartino

Although he has only made two features, Milan-born filmmaker Michelangelo Frammartino has established himself as a unique voice in world cinema. Driven by an endless curiosity about the Italian landscape, his films are quiet, unhurried, utterly absorbing big screen experiences. "…a unique voice in world cinema." Set in…

Thu 7 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Fri 8 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Imagine Summer School (8-12yrs)

A week- long summer school of fun, and exciting performance and skills- based workshops leading to an informal showing at the end of the day on Friday 12th August. Working with the SJT professional team you will learn performance skills from acting to ukulele playing and then get a chance to create an amazing short…

Mon 8 Aug

£65 / 01723 370541

The Lost Girls

  • 2022
  • 1h 40min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Livia De Paolis
  • Cast: Louis Partridge, Joely Richardson, Vanessa Redgrave, Iain Glen

As her grandmother and her mother did before her, Wendy must escape the hold Peter Pan has on her.

Mon 4 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Tue 5 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Wed 6 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Thu 7 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

National Theatre Live: Jack Absolute Flies Again

  • 2022
  • UK
  • 3h

A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night). After an aerial dog fight, Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to win the heart of his old flame, Lydia Languish. Back on British soil, Jack’s advances soon turn to anarchy when the young heiress demands to be loved on her…

Thu 6 Oct

£12 / 01723 370541

National Theatre Live: Much Ado About Nothing

  • 2022
  • UK
  • Directed by: Simon Godwin
  • Cast: Katherine Parkinson, John Heffernan

Escape to the Italian Riviera with a cast including Katherine Parkinson and John Heffernan. Since 1931, the legendary family-run Hotel Messina has been visited by artists, celebrities and royalty.  When the current owner’s daughter falls for a dashing young soldier, the hallways are ringing with the sound of wedding…

Thu 8 Sep

£17 / 01723 370541

National Theatre Live: Prima Facie

  • 2022
  • UK
  • Directed by: Justin Martin
  • Cast: Jodie Comer

Jodie Comer (Killing Eve) makes her West End debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller’s award-winning play. Tessa is a young, brilliant barrister. She has worked her way up from working class origins to be at the top of her game; defending; cross examining and winning. An unexpected event forces her to confront the lines…

Thu 21 Jul

£12 / 01723 370541

The Quiet Girl

  • 2021
  • Ireland
  • 1h 34min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Colm Bairéad
  • Cast: Catherine Clinch, Carrie Crowley, Andrew Bennett, Michael Patric, Kate Nic Chonaonaigh

Rural Ireland, 1981. A quiet, neglected girl is sent away from her dysfunctional family to live with foster parents for the summer. She blossoms in their care, but in this house where there are meant to be no secrets, she discovers one. An adaptation of Claire Keegan’s acclaimed short story Foster, the film beautifully…

Wed 13 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Thu 14 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

The Railway Children

  • 1970
  • UK
  • 1h 48min
  • U
  • Directed by: Lionel Jeffries
  • Written by: Lionel Jeffries
  • Cast: Jenny Agutter, Gary Warren, Sally Thomsett, Dinah Sheridan, Bernard Cribbins, William Mervyn, Ann Lancaster

A trio of youngsters' involvement with the railway that runs past their garden leads them into adventure. Pleasing family film with an old-fashioned, comfortably British feel that sets it apart from contemporary kids movies.

Thu 28 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

The Railway Children Return

  • 2022
  • UK
  • U
  • Directed by: Morgan Matthews
  • Written by: Danny Brocklehurst
  • Cast: Jenny Agutter, Tom Courtenay, Sheridan Smith
  • UK release: 15 July 2022

Follow a group of children who are evacuated to a Yorkshire village during the Second World War, where they encounter a young soldier who, like them, is far away from home. Jenny Agutter returns as Bobbie in this sequel to the much-loved The Railway Children.

Fri 29 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Sat 30 Jul

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

Mon 1 Aug

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

…and 3 more dates until 4 Aug

Scarborough Stories

The streets of Scarborough are filled with stories. Memories of those who have gone before us and promises of things yet to come. When the shutters go down at the end of the working day, the Spirit of Scarborough awakes and brings these stories to life. Travel the streets, guided by the people who know them best, and…

Thu 7 Jul

01723 370541

Fri 8 Jul

01723 370541

Sat 9 Jul

01723 370541

SJT Play Reading: Big Kids

Big Kids is a storytelling show about 4 Norfolk teenagers who want to stay kids forever. Then one of them loses their single parent, two of them get pregnant and the other starts to transition. The play is an exploration of growing up, queer teenage life in coastal Norfolk and how we all perform adulthood. James McDermott…

Mon 18 Jul

£5 / 01723 370541

SJT Play Reading: Daffodils

Sienna. Peach. Marie. Three sisters who haven't spoken in years. After a death in the family, they are thrown back into each other's lives. They laugh, drink, fight and cry as they try to make sense of their world which will never be the same again. Rachel is a playwright based in Leeds. Her plays are her attempts at…

Mon 19 Sep

£5 / 01723 370541

SJT Play Reading: This is Not America

Idris lives in the shadow of his precocious sister Nusiba, seemingly unable to ever do enough to impress his Dad. His girlfriend gives him an ultimatum – find a job or lose the love of his life. Then he’s offered the chance to escape. To Mars. Idris can’t think why he’d want to stay on earth, but can think of many reasons…

Mon 22 Aug

£5 / 01723 370541

SJT Summer School (13-18yrs)

Two weeks of working with the SJT professional team to create a one act play based on the theme ‘Brief Encounter’. Set, costume, lights, sound, the full works. You will perform this on the final Saturday of the summer school in the McCarthy Theatre to a live audience. Your Brief Encounter will be your own take on what…

Mon 25 Jul

£160 / 01723 370541

SJT Summer School Performance

A young person’s response piece to Brief Encounter. Fleeting rendezvous, passers- by, stories of strangers and friendships new and old.

Sat 6 Aug

£8 / 01723 370541

South Pacific

  • 3 stars
  • 1958
  • US
  • 2h 51min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Joshua Logan
  • Cast: Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Ray Walston

The great Rodgers and Hammerstein musical brought to the silver screen in an adequate though far from outstanding adaptation. The songs are the kind that you'll find yourself humming for weeks afterwards.

Fri 22 Jul

Dementia-friendly

£7 (£6) / 01723 370541

The Tortoise and the Hare

In association with ARC Stockton, Queen’s Hall Hexham and Gosforth Civic Theatre. We travel around with our suitcase of stories, spinning yarns and telling tales. What will come out of the suitcase today? It’s the Tortoise and the Hare. Get ready to hop like a hare and travel like a tortoise. Who will win, slow and steady…

Sat 20 Aug

£10 (Children £8) / 01723 370541

We Should Definitely Have More Dancing

The amazing adventures of a woman with a fist in her head. Clara Darcy is fit! She’s also (almost) care-free, (kind of) happily single and joyously dancing through life but, little does she know, her world is about to be turned upside down thanks to the arrival of a fist - slap-bang in the middle of her head. Based on her…

Tue 12 Jul

£10–£88 / 01723 370541

Wed 13 Jul

£10–£88 / 01723 370541