The Doors are Open Wide

The 1st April is usually the day for practical jokes and pranksters but on that day here at the SJT it was friendly faces and warm welcomes that were being dished out. Grabbing a bargain, learning circus tricks, in-depth tours and workshops were what was on offer at our biggest open day yet as we…

When the Film Crew Came to Town

In the autumn of 2015 stories of celebrity sightings and anecdotes began spreading across Scarborough, Bridlington and the East Coast when the star-studded Dad’s Army cast and crew marched into town. Michael Gambon and Bill Paterson even made time to come and visit us here at the SJT. But this wasn’t the first time a large scale British film has…

There’s a JCB Digger underneath the Round Theatre

…is just one of the many stories that surround the Stephen Joseph Theatre. For nearly a year after starting work here I thought the story to be true. A group of builders working on the renovation of our current Odeon building discover they can’t get their digger out, so what do they do? Leave the…