The Picture House

The Picture House2018-09-16T09:36:43+00:00

Project Description

The Picture House opened in 1921, and the Dramatic Section moved here from the Co-operative Hall, for three years, 1928-30. The first production was Milestones, by Arnold Bennett and Edward Noblock, which had large audiences for three nights. Subsequent years saw productions of A Bill of Divorcement, and Nine-Forty-Five, which were less successful, making it necessary to find a less expensive hall.

The Little Theatre returned to the Picture House again, in the late 1970s and 1980s, performing five more plays there, during a period of temporary homelessness.

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THEATRE CONTACTS

Hebden Bridge Little Theatre,
Holme Street,
Hebden Bridge,
HX7 8EE

Secretary/Ticketing Queries:
Sue Riches 01422 843907

Membership Secretary:
Trizia Wells trizia@trizia.co.uk

Theatre Hire:
Jenny Gore jengor@talktalk.net
Publicity, Web Administrator, Newsletter editor: Vaughan Leslie vaughanleslie@hotmail.com

Little Theatre Guild Representative:
Gilly Walker gillywalker22@gmail.com