The Playhouse provides both a thriving focal point for the communities of West Yorkshire and theatre of the highest standard for audiences throughout the region and beyond.
The Playhouse has two theatres, the Quarry with 750 seats and the smaller, more flexible Courtyard with 350 seats. Alongside its work on stage, the Playhouse continues to lead the theatre industry in the ambition and scope of its education and community work.
West Yorkshire Playhouse is a significant employer in the region, with over 200 staff. Jobs vary from technicians, carpenters and metalworkers, lighting and sound designers and operators, wardrobe and wigs, to front of house customer service and communication, production administration and arts development.