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YMCA Scarborough
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At the YMCA Theatre, we play host to many fantastic musicals, pantomimes, dance school shows, plays and tribute acts throughout the year.

All the information shown below is accurate to the best of our knowledge, but is subject to change. Further details will be added as they become available. If you would like to see which productions have been on the YMCA Theatre stage recently, click here.

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You can buy tickets for productions at the YMCA Theatre from our Box Office or over the telephone, and for most of the shows you can also purchase online.


Legally Blonde – presented by Scarborough Musicals

Tuesday 30th May to Saturday 3rd June 2017 at 7.30pm

Matinee performance on Saturday 3rd June 2017 at 2.30pm
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Adults £12, Concessions £10, Family (2 Adults & 2 Concessions) £35

Based on the novel and the hit-movie of the same name, Legally Blonde: the Musical chronicles the journey of the famously perky Elle Woods, a fashion savvy, UCLA sorority girl who finds her life turned upside down when she is dumped by her boyfriend Warren. In an effort to prove to Warren that she is more than just some blonde sorority girl, she follows him to Harvard Law, where she struggles to fit in and do well. Ultimately, she defies expectations and manages to stay true to her delightfully pink personality.


Twilight Rocks & Twilight Sparkles – presented by Twilight Productions

Saturday 10th June 2017 at 7.30pmBook now

Adults £8, Concessions £7

A fantastic show offering two for one, featuring music from Queen, BonJovi, including popular musical We Will Rock You & Rock of Ages to Jazz, Swing, Pop & more!

Twilight Rocks! From rock musicals & popular rock bands, the stage is set to have you dancing in your seat! With moving sets, creative lighting, fantastic costumes, this half guarantees you will be reaching for your air guitar!

Twilight Sparkles! This half brings the Las Vegas Show theme alive onstage with feathers ‘n’ sparkle and an imaginative, colourful set! From big musical numbers, some featuring 60 performers to swing, jass & much more this is definitely an all singing, all dancing, all blinging performance!

For further information contact Twilight Productions.

Call: 07538728766, Email twilightfour@aol.com


Beyond A Joke (by Derek Benfield) – presented by Phoenix Drama

Wednesday 14th to Saturday 17th June 2017 at 7.30pm

***This production is now cancelled***
Adults £8, Concessions £7

Phoenix Drama are celebrating their 70th Anniversary by presenting the comedy ‘Beyond A Joke’ by Derek Benfield.

This hilarious comedy concerns several fatalities that have occurred in Jane and Andrew’s country house.  When their daughter’s boyfriend arrives for the weekend, he gets the idea that the fatalities are due to something more sinister than ‘accidents’.

When the new vicar calls for tea, the action becomes riotous and the audience will wonder if they are ‘accidents’.

A fun-filled evening’s entertainment.


Around the World – presented by Scarborough Dance Centre

Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th June 2017Book now







Once Upon A Time – presented by Y-Musical Theatre School

Saturday 1st July 2017 at 7.30pm

Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 2pmBook now

Adults £8.50, Concessions £7.50





Sister Act – the Musical – presented by YMCA Productions

Every Tuesday – Thursday from 25th July to 31st August 2017Book now


This glittering tribute to the power of friendship, sisterhood and music, tells the story of Delores Van Cartier, a disco diva whose life takes an unexpected turn when she stumbles upon a murder. Under protective custody she is hidden in the last place anyone is expected to look – a Convent!  Under disguise as a nun and under the continuous watch of a suspicious Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own.

Playing three times a week for six weeks over the summer (25th July – 31st August), Sister Act is expected to be a huge hit with our audiences.


Monday Showtime – presented by Hatton Productions

Mondays 24th & 31st July 2017 and

Mondays 7th, 17th & 21st August 2017 at 7.30pm
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Musical Mashup 2017 – presented by Rowlies Academy of Dance

Saturdays 29th July – 2nd September 2017 at 7.30pmBook now








Blues Brothers Tribute Show – presented by The Soul Bros

  Friday 4th August 2017 at 7.30pmBook now








West End Nights – presented by NAP Productions

Fridays 11th and 25th August 2017 at 7.30pm


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Cloughton Rat Pack

Friday 18th August 2017 at 7.30pmBook now








“Rule the World” as Take That

Friday 1st September 2017 at 8.00pmBook now
All seats £16

Group offer: Buy 10 tickets, get one free

‘Rule The World’ have been featured on BBC1’s ‘The Graham Norton Show’ alongside the REAL TAKE THAT! When he heard Dan speak, the real Gary Barlow immediately exclaimed “He sounds like me!”

The band have also been featured on ITV1′s ‘Daybreak’ and are the ONLY ‘Take That’ Tribute to have received praise from the real GARY BARLOW who called the act “Brilliant”. An accolade indeed! They have also had rave reviews from many people including TV personality Ricky Tomlinson and Jason Orange’s mother herself.

Having performed for Coldplay, this Take That tribute act really is the best tribute to Take That around!

Book now to make up your own mind!


Beauty & the Beast and Aladdin – presented by Twilight Productions

Saturday 9th September 2017 at 7.30pm

Sunday 10th September 2017 at 2pmBook now

Adults £8, Concessions £7

Twilight productions are back with highlights from two of the world’s biggest musicals – Disney’s Beauty and the Beast & Aladdin!

These timeless tales enjoyed repeated success on the big screen, Broadway and beyond, and thanks to their unforgettable soundtracks, with both scores winning awards including Disney’s first Oscar for the Beauty and the Beast soundtrack!

Twilight productions will present some of the most popular songs from each whilst following  the magical storylines. Colourful costumes and dazzling lighting will compliment the fantastic vocals of various Twilight classes who will be performing, ranging from junior musical theatre students through to the Twilight community choir and the adult vocal group.

So, don’t be left WISHING you’d bought a ticket, book yours now and join us for a TALE AS OLD AS TIME…


The Sorcerer – presented by West Yorkshire Savoyards

Sunday 17th September 2017


Bootleg Bee Gees

Friday 22nd September 2017 at 7.30pmBook now

Adults £16, Concessions £15

The top Bee Gees tribute band in Europe

The Bootleg BEE GEES have played all over the world, performing in theatres, festivals, and on national television (Channel 4 and Sky1), thrilling crowds with their amazing recreation of the look and sound of the Brothers Gibb.

All the greatest hits are featured in the show; from the funky sounds of Night Fever, Stayin’ Alive, and You Should Be Dancing, to sixties classics like Massachusetts and Words and all those brilliant Bee Gee songs made famous by other artists, such as Chain Reaction (Diana Ross), Islands in the Stream (Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton), Tragedy (Steps), How Deep is Your Love (Take That) and Grease (Frankie Valli).

“Awesome! Stupendous! Fabulous! Terrific! Amazing! Brilliant!”

Steve Brookes, Manager of Studio Theatre, Isle of Man

“WOW! They were fantastic!”

Stacy Mills, Hampton Hill Playhouse


Scarborough Mencap 

Sunday 24th September 2017


Ruddigore – presented by UK Foundation for Dance

Friday 29th September to Sunday 1st October 2017







Yorkshire Coast School of Ballet – presented by Yorkshire Coast School of Ballet

Friday 6th & Saturday 7th October 2017


Hatton School of Performing Arts – presented by Hatton School of Performing Arts

Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th October 2017


Y-Musical Theatre School – presented by Y-Musical Theatre School

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th October 2017


Hattons School of Performing Arts – presented by Hatton School of Performing Arts

Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th November 2017


Mad About ABBA – Voulez Vous in Concert

Saturday 18th November 2017 at 7.30pmBook now

All Seats £15

Group Discounts available






Sincerely Yours… The Vera Lynn Story

Sunday 19th November 2017 at 2pmBook now

Adults £15, Concessions £14







Annual Academy Dance Show – presented by Rowlies Academy of Dance

Friday 24th to Sunday 26th November 2017


Christmas Cracker 2017 – presented by YMCA Productions

Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd December 2017


Rockin’ Carols

Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th December 2017


Aladdin – presented by YMCA Productions

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All information shown above is accurate to the best of our knowledge, but is subject to change. Further details will be added as they become available.


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