This thriving centre for the arts in the small market town of Helmsley offers the broadest range of Cinema, Live Screenings, Theatre, Music of all genres, Comedy, Spoken Word, Talks, Exhibitions, Classes, Workshops and Courses for all ages. HAC screens productions from National Theatre Live, the Royal Shakespeare Company as well as other top quality opera and ballet companies such as Glyndebourne and Bolshoi Ballet.

The 140-seat Auditorium is a first class cinema, showing a variety of films to suit all ages and tastes, and the Studio Bar, which seats 55, is used as an intimate performance space for theatre and cabaret, as well as a meeting room and bar.

HAC offers regular classes, one-off workshops, half term and holiday activities for all ages across all artforms, from ballet, yoga and creative writing to music tots, musical theatre and a huge variety of visual arts.

Something for Everyone!