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Southgate Theatre. Performing Arts, Cinema and Events Space in the heart of Honley
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Home of the Honley Players Amateur Dramatic Society
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Private parties, Rehearsal space, Clubs & societies, Concerts, Festivals or Charity Dinners
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Southgate Theatre – A Hub of Creativity in the Honley Village Community

Honley Players is in its 55th year as a thriving amateur dramatic group performing at least 4 times a year at Southgate Theatre. There are many ways to get involved, both on and off stage, and we welcome new faces.

Actors & Stage Crew

Budding Thespians? Why not audition. Come join the Honley Players in our future productions filled with creativity, camaraderie, and unforgettable experiences.

Volunteers & Clerical

Can’t act, won’t act? No problem, we’re always keen to onboard new helpers from the local community. No experience necessary, just bring a smile and plenty of gusto.

Sponsors & Patrons

Become a vital part of bringing unforgettable performances to life on stage, enriching our community and fostering creativity for generations to come.

A Unique Creative Space Available for Hire in Honley

The Southgate Theatre has a number of rooms that are available to hire. It’s a great venue for Private Parties, Events, Concerts, Festivals and Corporate or Charity Dinners. We also have studio space suitable for Music Rehearsals, Keep-fit classes or Clubs and Society meetings.

Say Hello to Our Sponsors

Honley Players Pantomime at Southgate Theatre

A huge Thank You to our sponsors!

Your donations & support make our work possible

Something for Everyone

Southgate Theatre has been entertaining audiences from Honley, Huddersfield and beyond with plays, pantomimes, films and community events since 1966.

Theatre Performances

  • Community theatre, open auditions
  • Productions by Honley Players Amateur Dramatic Society
  • Plays & Pantomimes
Plays at Southgate Theatre

Private Events & Room Hire

  • Rehearse in the main auditorium
  • Book meeting rooms
  • Private parties & dinners
  • Fully licenced bar available
Creative Space for Hire at Southgate Theatre

Film Screenings

  • 4k projector and giant screen, showing popular and special interest films
  • See website for full listings or find brochures in Honley Library, local shops, cafes & bars
  • Part of the Holmfirth Film Festival
Films Screenings at Southgate Theatre

“Amateur dramatics is alive and well at the Southgate theatre.”

Paul H

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