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The Theatre Royal York: Past, Present and Future Angus Morrogh-Ryan Friday 22 March 2019

The Theatre Royal York: Past, Present and Future
We invite you to join with The Arts Society North East Area for a Study Day
on Friday 22 March 2019

Registration 10.00 am

Find out about the fascinating history of the Theatre Royal, from the Romans through to the present day.   
Discover the Georgian folly backstage, learn why a stage is called a deck and why you must never whistle in a theatre.   
Listen to a talk by Angus Morrogh-Ryan, the leading architect for the theatre’s £4.1 million renovations that have transformed into a building fit for the 21st century.
And finally take a tour of the Theatre and discover what happens both front and back stage.
Tickets are available from January 1st
£38 for Arts Society members
£40 for non-members
(ticket price includes coffee on arrival but not lunch)

To reserve your place please contact Joanna Finlay
email –
or telephone her on 01904 641864