Previews 25th - 27th August/ Runs 29th Aug to 23rd September
From the Producers that brought you, Parade, Hair and Yank we bring the Manchester Premiere of the Tony Award Winning Musical, PIPPIN. With a stunning score by Stephen Schwartz (composer of globally renowned musical Wicked) and the return of director Jonathan O’Boyle of our critically acclaimed Hair, we bring you this magical musical.
Friday 26th May
Come and join our play reading club, on the last Friday of each month and read a variety of plays old and new! This month’s club will be on Friday 26th May and we will read Terrence Rattigan’s ‘Cause Célèbre’
Wednesday 24th May - Saturday 3rd June 2017
This May, Play With Fire Productions present the acclaimed ‘Herding Cats’; a blackly comic, brutal, yet truthful play that manages to find the dark humour in the loneliness of life.
Thursday 8th June - Friday 9th June 2017
Powerhouse Plays is proud to present ‘Bosie’ by Rik Barnett
Tuesday 13th - Saturday 17th June
Take Back Theatre present;
A multi-disciplinary response to the nature of consent. Join us for a rehearsed reading of a new play by Rebekah Harrison, with a different cast each night, alongside multimedia art installations and a panel discussion.
Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st June 2017
The Manchester College HNC Musical Theatre presents: The Rising Sun by Tim J. Spencer
Thursday 22nd - Friday 23rd June 2017
Following its successful 2016 tour, Dreamshed Theatre is delighted to return to Hope Mill Theatre with Bill Cronshaw’s play ‘Shalalalalee’.
Wednesday 28th June - Saturday 1st July 2017
ALRA presents ‘Decades’ by Leo Butler, Directed by Chris Hill.
Thursday 29th June - Saturday 1st July 2017
ALRA presents ‘There is a War’ by Tom Basden. Directed by Alyx Tole
Saturday 17th June 2017
This course has been designed by UK playwright Paul Kalburgi to offer a practical approach to writing for stage. Putting some of the theory to one side, these classes will inspire and empower you as you start, or continue to work on your scripts outside of the classroom.
The True History of The Tragic Life and Triumphant Death of Julia Pastrana, the Ugliest Woman in the World.
Monday 3rd July - Sunday 9th July 2017
Watershed Productions present a revival of the original production of this unique theatrical entertainment, presented in absolute darkness
Sunday 2nd July - Sunday 9th July 2017
Watershed Productions, in association with The Royal Exchange Theatre, present an intoxicating new play with songs about the life and music of 1930s gay cabaret sensation Suzy Solidor.