Music Fri 28 June 2024 - Sat 27 Jul 2024

Summer in the Courtyard

Our annual outdoor summer festival of free live music is back!

Join us every Friday & Saturday from Fri 28 June - Sat 27 July as we fling open the gates of our beautiful courtyard for you to have a chilled, fun and friendly time enjoying some free live music in the summer sun!

Grab a drink from our bar whilst we bring you a variety of free live music from local bands and musicians on our outdoor stage. 

Free entry and no need to book, simply come on down to our Courtyard and enjoy! 

Live music on our outdoor stage from 7pm.

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Fri 28 June 2024 - Sat 27 Jul 2024




240 minutes

Music line-up

Check out the line-up local bands and musicians joining us for Summer in the Courtyard*

Live music will start on our outdoor stage from 7pm.

Fri 28 June

Miss D & Friends

Join our resident drag queen Miss D and friends for an entertaining evening of songs from the musicals and more.

Fri 5 July

Kevlar Boombox

Kevlar Boombox will have you dancing the night away with an evening of funk and soul.

Sat 6 July


Hightimes are a 4-piece band that will get you on your feet with an evening of high energy funk/rock covers and original songs.

Fri 12 July

Plastic Heart

Plastic Heart are an alt/indie rock female fronted band with catchy riffs, thunderous drums and breathtaking vocals.

Sat 13 July

Kimberley Booth

Singer Kimberley Booth brings you a fun filled evening of covers from the 60s to the 00s including indie, rock, musicals and more.

Fri 19 July

Rich Sykes

Rich covers the finest tunes from the world of pop and showcases some original songs from the musicals he has written.

Sat 20 July


Huddersfield's Fishing4Compliments play uplifting, quirky and catchy original folk-pop songs with a sprinkle of indie-folk-pop covers.

Fri 26 July

Zero and the No No's

Zero and the No No's merge together surf, rockabilly and rock n' roll influences with 50's B Movie Horror inspirations.

Sat 27 July

Miss D & Friends

Join our resident drag queen Miss D and friends for an entertaining evening of songs from the musicals and more.

*Line up subject to change. Any line up changes will be updated on this page.


Do I need to book a table or can I just show up? 

There's no need to book a table, just come on down. Seating is first-come, first-served. There's plenty of standing room too. Live music on Fridays & Saturdays from 7pm.

If you have any access requirements that you would like to discuss prior to your visit please do contact us.

What time will be bands be on stage?

Bands will be on our outdoor stage from 7pm.

How do I order a drink?

You can place your order for drinks at the bar inside.

Please note that the bar can be busy at peak times, but if you are patient with us, we’ll serve with a smile and will work as quickly as we can to serve you.

What toilet facilities do you have? 

Toilets are just inside the theatre building and there are fully accessible toilets available.

We are proud to share that our toilets now have free sanitary product dispensers from Aunt Flow. Find out more about Aunt Flow's mission to ensure that everyone has access to period products here.

What happens if it rains or the weather is bad? 

Well we’re Northern so we don’t shy away from a bit of rain! Tables are covered with umbrellas to keep you as dry as possible and we encourage you to come with jackets so we can all keep enjoying the music whatever the weather. 

Extreme weather conditions are monitored and individual decisions made closer to the time. 

Is this event accessible for those with additional access requirements? 

Yes - our Courtyard is fully accessible for wheelchair users via a ramp into our theatre and bar area and we have accessible toilets located inside

If you need any further help please contact us.