Courtyard Theatre


The perfect presentation space for a smaller audience

A contemporary and intimate setting with seating for 350 people, the Courtyard Theatre is a rectangular space consisting of single tier raked seating, with two galleries that surround the central seating on three sides.

The perfect presentation space for a smaller audience, the auditorium gives you all the benefits of being on a professional stage in a more personal environment.

Please note that the total number of seats available varies depending on the configuration of the theatre for each production.

You can see 360 degree HDR videos of the Courtyard Theatre using these links.   please be patient whilst the files download: requires QuickTime to view).

Courtyard Theatre
Courtyard Theatre, Traverse (The Snow Queen)
Courtyard Theatre (Bedroom Farce)


End On: 350 people

Stage Depth: 10.8m
Stage Width: 11.7m

*Rounded to the nearest 10cm

On Stage Soon

The venue was terrific and the technical staff very supportive
Chris Hames, Arts Council England

At the Playhouse

West Yorkshire Playhouse is a busy theatre complex housing two auditoria, three meeting rooms, a fully licensed bar and restaurant and a small art gallery.

With 21 years experience in entertaining and a wealth of creative expertise at our fingertips, we're the perfect venue for meetings, conferences and for Corporate Hospitality. Whatever your event it can be supported with catering facilities and a full range of technical equipment and our fully accessible conference rooms have unlimited wireless internet.