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Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

Photo - Jonathan Taylor.


The Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre is located in Leeds on Quarry Hill, next to BBC Yorkshire, West Yorkshire Playhouse and Leeds College of Music. The theatre is inside the stunning home of Northern Ballet and Phoenix Dance Theatre. They offer an exciting programme of dance, theatre and family friendly shows.

There are great facilities to make your visit that bit more enjoyable. There is a café bar where you can grab a drink or really make a night of it with a pre-theatre meal.

Please visit for more information.

Winner of the best family friendly theatre in the Yorkshire region in the Netmums Theatre Awards. Also awarded Best Family Venue, Best Family Event and Best Family Welcome for Northern Ballet's Three Little Pigs as part of the 2013 Family Arts Festival.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Opening details

Monday to Friday: 09.00 to 20.00
Saturday: 09.00 to 17.00

Hours subject to change. May vary at certain times of the year.


Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

0113 220 8008


2 St. Cecilia Street, Quarry Hill,



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Map reference: SE 308335  Lat: 53.79761 Long: -1.53272

By Car:

When entering the City follow the brown road signs for West Yorkshire Playhouse at Quarry Hill just off the A64 York Road in the centre of Leeds or you can follow the City Centre Loop signs. Major attractions, including the West Yorkshire Playhouse, are identified on the Loop signs. Northern Ballet is at Loop Junction 12.

Please note that Northern Ballet has no dedicated parking apart from two accessible parking spaces. There is ample pay and display parking on Quarry Hill and we have a discounted car parking rate with NCP at The Markets multi-storey (LS2 7EA) just next to the bus station and Kirkgate Market. The Northern Ballet daily rate is £5.50 (regular parking rates: 2 hours at £4.90; 2 to 4 hours at £9.90 or 4 to 24 hours at £15.00). The NCP is open 7 days a week, 365 days a year from 6am to 11pm.

To qualify for the discount, you must collect a discount card from Northern Ballet Reception when you leave our building, when you're ready to pay for your parking enter your original ticket in the NCP machine, when the machine prompts you for payment, insert the discount card and this will bring the amount down to £5.50.

By Public Transport:

The central bus and coach station is opposite the West Yorkshire Playhouse and two minutes from Northern Ballet. Regular services operate from Hull, London and Manchester Airport.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Leeds station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups