Meet Me at Dawn

May 25th, 7:30pm (Preview)

Two women wash up on a distant shore following a boating accident. Dazed by their experience, they look for a path home. But they discover that this unfamiliar land is not what it seems – and that, though they may be together, they have never been further apart. From multi-award winning writer Zinnie Harris (How […]

Hushabye Mountain

June 5 (Live Stream)

Hushabye Mountain by acclaimed writer Jonathan Harvey comes online this June. Directed by Nick Bagnall Starring Matt Henry as Lee, Jodie Prenger as Beryl, Layton Williams as Connor, Nathan McMullen as Danny, Amy Dunn as Lana and Harrison Scott-Smith as Ben. Danny is a young man, waiting to be let into heaven. There seems to […]


23rd June, 2021, 7:30pm

An evening of six-short plays by established and emerging female Manchester-based playwrights.


6th August, 2021

Rent is a rock musical with music, lyrics, and book by Jonathan Larson and is loosely based on Giacomo Puccini’s opera La Bohème.

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Whats Coming Up

The Wiz

The Wiz

Running 24th November 2021 - 16th January 2022
Meet Me at Dawn

Meet Me at Dawn

May 25th, 7:30pm - May 29th 7:30pm


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.