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Scarborough Theatres & Entertainment

Scarborough entertainment comes in many different forms. From the historic feel and tantalising plays at the Stephen Joseph Theatre to the super summer shows at the Open Air Theatre. There is so much to do!

Scarborough theatres have plenty to offer during your holiday or day trip to the seaside. If you want to discover one of Alan Ayckbourn’s classics then be sure to book at the SJT. Or maybe you fancy a classic musical; well then the YMCA is the perfect place! Or if it is a summer showcase that you want to enjoy then get tickets for the Open Air Theatre.

If you’re one to dance the night away and want to embrace the local music scene, then be sure to head into town or along the beach. The Scarborough Market Hall also boasts great local music nights and during the day it’s the perfect place for brekkie and a light spot of shopping.

There are a whole heap of Scarborough theatres and entertainment to take advantage of! All theatres are located centrally and near travel links including the railway station and bus links into town.

Enjoy and embrace all things Scarborough entertainment and theatres, because you are never short of things to do or attend! Use the search options below to find what is right for you. Or call our dedicated tourism bureau team on 01723 383 636 for a more bespoke search.

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Scarborough Open Air Theatre

Northstead Manor Gardens, Burniston Road, Scarborough, YO12 6PF (1 miles, 2 km)

Originally Europe's largest open air theatre, Scarborough OAT has since built a reputation as a concert venue worthy of hosting household names from all corners of the world of music.

Pot 2 Doodle Do

5 North Marine Road, Scarborough, YO12 7EY (0 miles, 1 km)

Donna & Sandy would like to welcome you to pot 2 doodle do, a family friendly place for people of any age or artistic ability to come and explore their creative sides.

Stephen Joseph Theatre - CLOSED

Westborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1JW (0 miles, 0 km)

The Stephen Joseph Theatre is home to Alan Ayckbourn, the world's most performed living playwright and boasts 2 auditoria: The Round and The McCarthy, which also doubles as a cinema.

Hollywood Plaza Cinema

159 North Marine Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 7HU (1 miles, 1 km)

The Hollywood Plaza is Scarborough's main cinema. It is a quaint but comfortable picture house, and although it only offers one screen, provides the town with a wonderful selection of films for all ages.

Peasholm Park

North Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 7TR (1 miles, 1 km)

Peasholm Park is an historic and uniquely beautiful Green Flag park in Scarborough's North Bay.

Scarborough Spa - CLOSED

South Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD (0 miles, 1 km)

The Spa Complex is unique amongst British Venues, not only because of its coastal location on the beautiful South Bay, but also for the variety of facilities housed within the magnificent Victorian building.

Woodend *** CLOSED ***

The Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2PW (0 miles, 0 km)

Woodend Art and Craft Gallery is an exciting contemporary venue which shows work by an extensive range of artists and practitioners.

YMCA Theatre

YMCA Theatre, St Thomas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1DY (0 miles, 0 km)

The YMCA Theatre offers a range of top-quality amateur productions all year-round. No visit to Scarborough is complete without a visit to the YMCA Theatre.

Opera House Casino

56-64 St. Thomas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1DU (0 miles, 0 km)