The Y Theatre is a bustling live performance venue based in Leicester city centre. Our eclectic programme includes music, comedy, theatre, dance and spoken word. The 300 seat theatre also comfortably hosts candle-lit cabaret style events and standing gigs. Built in 1900, The Y is the oldest surviving theatre in Leicester.

The Y Theatre offers a diverse range of courses, classes and workshops that give people an opportunity to learn a new skill, follow a lifelong ambition or just try something fun. We are passionate about having the best people for the job; our tutors bring creativity to their teaching as well as being effective group facilitators.