We are pleased to announce that The Library Theatre will reopen from June 2022, and can announce our first returning productions.

Watch this space for more announcements to follow!

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If you’re looking for a city centre venue for your theatrical production, musical event, meeting or presentation, the Library Theatre could be just what you’re looking for.

The Library Theatre is available for hire Monday to Sunday, all year round.

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Upcoming Performance

The Velvet Burlesque presents

Sheffield Burlesque & Cabaret Extravaganza!

Saturday 27th August, 8.00pm (Doors 7.00pm)

The Velvet Burlesque will proudly present the "Sheffield Burlesque & Cabaret Extravaganza"! spectacular FESTIVAL of fabulous Burlesque, Vaudeville, Cabaret, Circus, Magic & Variety acts, featuring a cast of multiple award-winning local, national, and international guest performers displaying tantalising burlesque and cabaret routines, daring circus stunts, sideshow shenanigans, boylesque, drag, and a fair few surprises...
Expect nothing less than excellent quality entertainment!  Presented in The Library Theatre set in the heart of Sheffield`s Theatre district, let us welcome you into an exciting, glamorous atmosphere for a wonderful night of unique variety entertainment!  Please dress smartly.
Please note that this is an 18+ show.

Tickets (on the door): £40.00

Tickets (advance): £35.00 (plus booking fee), available exclusively from:


Cattle Productions present

Peter Pansy: The Boy Who Never Grew Hard

Friday 2nd September, 7.30pm

Peter Pansy lives in a magical world of naughtiness! His life would be perfect if he could just find the recipe for viagra, otherwise Bendy Wendy won’t be happy! A whole host of hilarious shenanigans are sure to delight, so come along and join the fun in a world where the lost boys are well and truly lost to save some wages! Oh, and then there’s a crocodile that’s swallowed something unexpected…

This event is for over 18s only.

Tickets: £16.00 (plus booking fee), available from:



Tudor Players present


By Amanda Whittington

Tuesday 18th – Saturday 22nd October 2022, 7.15pm

Work, love and life are just one long, hard slog for the fish-filleting foursome Pearl, Jan, Shelley and Linda.  But their fortunes are set to change when Linda finds tickets to Ladies’ Day at Royal Ascot the year it relocated to York.

Tickets: £10.00 (£9.00 concessions), available from:



Tel: (0114) 285 3450

Post: The Ticket Secretary, Tudor Players, 10 Eastwood, Sheffield, S6 1TU (cheque payable to ‘Tudor Players’ with S.A.E.)

The Velvet Burlesque presents

Cabaret Gothique

Friday 28th & Saturday 29th October, 8.00pm (Doors 7.00pm)

The Velvet Burlesque are proud to present Cabaret Gothique - a wonderfully wicked EXTRAVAGANZA of fabulous burlesque, vaudeville, cabaret, drag, circus, sideshow, magic & variety acts!  Featuring multiple award-winning local, national, and international guest performers ... expect nothing less than excellent quality entertainment!
Presented in a beautiful Art Deco Theatre venue set in the heart of Sheffield's Theatre District, let us welcome you into an exciting, glamorous atmosphere for a night of unique variety entertainment!
All guests welcome! (18+).  Please dress smartly.

Tickets (on the door): £40.00

Tickets (advance): £35.00 (plus £2.50 booking & processing fee), available exclusively from:


53 Theatre Group presents

Grow Up Grandad

By Gordon Steel

Wednesday 9th – Friday 11th November, 7.30pm

Saturday 12th November, 2.30pm Matinée

A heart-warming comedy-drama about a clash of personalities when a grandad and granddaughter have to live together. There follows an engrossing story of family life over some years told with lots of humour and a touch of pathos.  Don’t miss it !!!

Tickets: £10.00 (£9.00 concessions), available from:

Tel: (0114) 2368 378 / 07714 236 835


Post: The Ticket Secretary, 53 Theatre Group, 276 Dobcroft Road, Sheffield, S11 9LJ (please include cheque payable to ’53 Theatre Group’ with S.A.E.)

Denys Edwards Players present

A Vicar of Dibley Christmas

By Ian Gower and Paul Carpenter

Adapted from the original TV series Richard Curtis and Paul Mayhew-Archer

With kind permission of Tiger Aspect Productions

Wednesday November 30th – Friday December 2nd, 7.30pm

Saturday December 3rd Matinée, 2.30pm

Join Geraldine, Alice, Hugo, Owen, Jim, David, Frank, and Mrs Cropley-- all your favourite Vicar of Dibley characters back onstage at the Library Theatre, for a joyful evening of surprises and hilarity.

When Denys Edwards Players last brought you The Vicar of Dibley, it ended with Alice and Hugo's unique wedding day. Now Alice is pregnant, to everyone's delight......except for her father-in-law, David!

With Alice's due date fast approaching, Geraldine is battling the usual stresses of Christmas, together with the challenge of launching the new Radio Dibley. Throw in the annual Dibley Nativity Play, where the troublesome Parish Council members are causing endless problems for the Vicar-- and will it ever be ready for the first night?-- And how much Chocolate will Geraldine need to get her through the crisis?

If you enjoy a great comedy brimming with fun and laughter, THIS IS ONE YOU SHOULDN'T MISS.

Tickets: £10.00 (£9.00 concessions, available Wednesday & Saturday), available from:


Tel: 07948 905048

Post: Please send all details with full payment and SAE to DENYS EDWARDS PLAYERS, The Studio, Cockayne Place, Sheffield S8 9DF

Spectrum Theatre present


Tuesday 13th – Thursday 15th December, 7.30pm

With nine original songs and an entertaining, thought-provoking script, this new musical  celebrates Sheffield, the U.K.'s first city of sanctuary, offering support for refugees and asylum-seekers. In 2018 and 2019, Spectrum's previous two musicals played to sell-out audiences. 

Tickets: £10.00 (£5.00 concessions), available from Sheffield Theatres Box Office from late November.

Tel: (0114) 249 6000

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