What’s On

Cinderella

1st November - 11th December

Glass slippers are so in... Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella the Musical comes to Hope Mill Theatre! This is the European theatrical premiere of the 2013 Broadway musical.    The smart and beautiful young Ella lives in the care of her wicked,...

Glass slippers are so in... Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella the Musical comes to Hope Mill Theatre! This is the European theatrical premiere of the 2013...

Passion

5th May - 5th June

Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Passion Olivier Award winner and Musical Theatre icon Ruthie Henshall will lead a reimagining of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s multi-award-winning Passion at the Hope Mill Theatre. Directed by Michael Strassen...

Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Passion Olivier Award winner and Musical Theatre icon Ruthie Henshall will lead a reimagining of Stephen Sondheim and...

Annie

10th - 12th June

The Hope Mill Theatre School proudly presents Annie Jr With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned...

The Hope Mill Theatre School proudly presents Annie Jr With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite a...

Classic!

14th - 19th June

CLASSIC! is a 60 minute romp through tons of classic novels – that you’ve never had the time to read – a silent movie, a pantomime, a melodrama, an American film noir and featuring comic songs - this hat-swapping, lightning speed show is fun for...

CLASSIC! is a 60 minute romp through tons of classic novels – that you’ve never had the time to read – a silent movie, a pantomime, a melodrama, an...

It’s In The Air!

22nd - 23rd June

Wertheim Department Store, Berlin, 1928. A big sale is on and brings with it the exuberant and diverse personalities of the Weimar Republic. Follow these characters as they scrabble mindlessly for any deal they can get their hands on. We see parents...

Wertheim Department Store, Berlin, 1928. A big sale is on and brings with it the exuberant and diverse personalities of the Weimar Republic. Follow these...

An Evening Without Kate Bush

Friday 24th June

John Mackay presents An Evening Without Kate Bush The chaotic cabaret cult, AN EVENING WITHOUT KATE BUSH, is here!   Enter Strange Phenomena, howl with the The Hounds Of Love and dance on the moors with Wuthering Heights. Kate's not there, but...

John Mackay presents An Evening Without Kate Bush The chaotic cabaret cult, AN EVENING WITHOUT KATE BUSH, is here!   Enter Strange Phenomena, howl...

Lizard Boy

Thursday 14 July – Wednesday 27 July

During a bizarre childhood accident, Trevor was drenched head to toe in dragon’s blood. Growing green and scaly skin, he withdrew from the world. Tonight—twenty years later—Trevor meets a cute guy on a first date and ends up on an adventure of mythic...

During a bizarre childhood accident, Trevor was drenched head to toe in dragon’s blood. Growing green and scaly skin, he withdrew from the world....

Much Ado About Nothing

17th - 28th August

HER Productions, Girl Gang Manchester & Unseemly Women present their fourth annual Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing. The war is over. Pedro Prince of Aragon, with his followers Benedick and Claudio, visits Leonato, Duke of Messina, father of Hero...

HER Productions, Girl Gang Manchester & Unseemly Women present their fourth annual Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing. The war is over. Pedro Prince...

La Boheme – City of Manchester Opera

7th - 9th July 2022

Puccini's sublime music, featuring some of his best-known arias, plays out in a love story between a poor poet and an equally poor seamstress in Paris, which inspired the hit movie Moulin Rouge with Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor (2001) and the Broadway...

Puccini's sublime music, featuring some of his best-known arias, plays out in a love story between a poor poet and an equally poor seamstress in Paris, which...

ROSE

30th August - 11th September

Following a hugely successful online run, the award-winning revival of Martin Sherman’s Rose comes to the stage. Featuring an unmissable star-turn from Dame Maureen Lipman. This powerful one-woman production is a moving reminder of some of the harrowing...

Following a hugely successful online run, the award-winning revival of Martin Sherman’s Rose comes to the stage. Featuring an unmissable star-turn from...

Trainspotting Live!

13th - 17th September

James Seabright presents the King's Head Theatre and In Your Face Theatre production of TRAINSPOTTING by Irvine Welsh Adapted by Harry Gibson | Directed by Adam Spreadbury-Maher with Greg Esplin and Ben Anderson Lighting by Clancy Flynn | Sound by...

James Seabright presents the King's Head Theatre and In Your Face Theatre production of TRAINSPOTTING by Irvine Welsh Adapted by Harry Gibson | Directed...

Manchester ADP

Monday 25th April

Manchester ADP share new writing by local playwrights, seeking audience feedback and development opportunities. Returning as a monthly event at Hope Mill Theatre, join us in celebrating the incredible talent Manchester has to offer. Want to get involved...

Manchester ADP share new writing by local playwrights, seeking audience feedback and development opportunities. Returning as a monthly event at Hope Mill...

Play Reading Club

Last Friday of the month

Come and join us for monthly PLAY READING, on the last Friday of every month, 11am - 1pm. Play Reading is hosted by Janelle Thompson, with a fresh play every month.   Play Reading is back LIVE at Hope Mill Theatre, completely free to attend with...

Come and join us for monthly PLAY READING, on the last Friday of every month, 11am - 1pm. Play Reading is hosted by Janelle Thompson, with a fresh play...