Theatre In The Round In Scarborough: A History

These pages offer a chronological guide to significant moments pertaining to the development of theatre-in-the-round in Scarborough. Click on an image below to explore a timeline pertaining to each venue.
More in-depth details for each year at the Library Theatre (1955-1976) and the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round (1976-1996) can also be accessed from the relevant venue page below.

Image copyright (Top row): Library Theatre - ©Studio Theatre Ltd; Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round - ©Scarborough Theatre Trust; Stephen Joseph Theatre - ©Adrian Gatie; (middle row) Stephen Joseph - ©Scarborough Theatre Trust; the Library Theatre’s touring van - ©Studio Theatre Ltd; Scarborough Castle - copyright to be confirmed; Library Theatre logo - ©Studio Theatre Ltd; Library Theatre plan - ©Scarborough Theatre Trust; Northern Broadsides’ She Stoops To Conquer 2014 tour - ©Northern Broadsides.

All research for this section by Simon Murgatroyd. Please do not reproduce the articles without permission of the copyright holder.