Theatres in Sheffield

Kristy Stott, Theatre Editor

The city of Sheffield is home to a hugely diverse theatre programme which spans a range of genres and performance styles: classical revivals, new work, large-scale musicals and innovative and immersive theatre experiences.  As well as boasting The Lyceum and The Crucible as world-class stages for current UK touring shows and West End transfers, there is also a keen drive to nurture and develop new creative talent and work with emerging artists. Check out Sheffield’s Theatre Delicatessen for more experimental performance projects.


Here are our picks

  • 1. The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

    Crucible Theatre Sheffield
    Rev Stan

    The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 1DA - Visit now

    The world-famous Crucible offers a huge variety of home-grown and touring productions, as well as a thriving programme of participatory events and activities.

  • 2. The Lyceum Theatre

    The Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield
    Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield

    The Lyceum Theatre, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 1DA - Visit now

    Built to a traditional proscenium arch design, The Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield is the only surviving theatre outside of London designed by the famous theatre architect W.G.R. Sprague.

  • 3. Theatre Delicatessen Sheffield

    Theatre Delicatessen, Sheffield

    Theatre Delicatessen Sheffield, 202 Eyre Street, Sheffield, S1 4QZ - Visit now

    With a strong focus on new talent and experimental performance – the Theatre Delicatessen is Sheffield’s home for ambitious avant-garde theatre.

  • 4. DINA

    DINA, Sheffield

    DINA, 32 - 34a Cambridge Street, Sheffield, S1 4HP - Visit now

    Fast becoming an artistic hub for audiences and practitioners, DINA makes room for unheard voices and forms of expression in Sheffield.