The Wiz

24th November, 2021

Running 24th November 2021 – 16th January 2022 This Christmas, Hope Mill Theatre are delighted to be staging the first new UK production of The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical “Wonderful Wizard of Oz” in 10 years. With music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls, book by William F. Brown and original orchestrations by Harold Wheeler, The […]

All Female Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Wednesday 6th October, 2021

A Midsummer Nights’ Dream is one of Shakespeare’s most popular works for the stage and is widely performed across the world, with an all female twist!

Through the Mill Finalist Evening

Thursday 21 October, 7:30pm

Hope Mill Theatre’s annual playwriting prize which launched last year and received over 500 submissions will see the finalists come together for an evening. The 12 finalists will share an excerpt of their pieces in front of an industry panel and mentor Jonathan Harvey, where the winning play will be announced. The Finalists: Mandrake by […]

Forgotten Voices

Monday 18th October, 8pm

Forgotten Voices is a one woman show that has been inspired by the life of Eva Moorhead Kadalie. She was from South Africa and was fighting for freedom a long time before Nelson Mandela. But history has forgotten Eva as is often the fate of women of colour. She was married to Clements Kadalie, the […]

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Hope Mill Theatre – A Factory of Creativity

As a venue, one of our main aims is to bring new and exciting theatre to the audiences of Manchester, with a focus on in-house quality Musical Theatre.

With programming ranging from professional high-end musicals, to local independent theatre, we are proud to offer a range of entertainment in the heart of Manchester, with quality at the core.  We are also proud to provide a platform for up and coming Manchester-based theatre playwrights, programming a yearly ‘Powerhouse Plays’ initiative.

Recent winner: Fringe Venue of the Year at The Stage Awards, 2018.

Hope Mill Theatre is proudly supported by The Key Fund, providing financial support to social enterprises and/or companies who have traditionally been excluded.