We extend a warm welcome to anyone wishing to get involved in our many activities. We have an active resident amateur theatre company producing five shows a year, a thriving Youth Theatre, an annual Community Play project – and all sorts of ways you can help support us.
If you would like to find out more about Volunteering for us please get in touch with Michele, our Volunteer Coordinator [email protected]
As a registered charity it is very challenging to realise our vision of delivering an excellent programme of cultural events to people of all ages and backgrounds within our community.
We meet monthly on Mondays at 7.30pm in the Studio Bar. All writers, at all levels of experience, are welcome.
1812 Theatre Company
The 1812 Theatre Company is the in-house amateur company of Helmsley Arts Centre, with a rich and varied show history, normally staging three major productions a year in the theatre and two studio pro
1812 Youth Theatre
Four groups meeting weekly in term time, exploring all sorts of theatre and performance styles and producing two productions a year. Have fun working together and developing your skills, either onstag
1812 Theatre Tykes
Youth and Community
We regularly programme events for and with young people, and stage a large-scale Community Play every year, funded in 2013 and 2014 by Arts Council England.
We work closely with Helmsley in Business to encourage visitors to Helmsley; we’re part of the Small Venues Network and we’re creatively linked to key arts events in the region.
Technical Theatre Training
What does Helmsley Arts Centre mean to you? Is it your midweek movie hideaway or your place to be in the spotlight? Whatever it is we would love to hear from you!