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Fun activities for all the family! Each activity has been created with an age range in mind, and can be adapted for all to enjoy. Plus there’s an opportunity to win four tickets to next year’s family show The Jungle Book 


Festive opportunities for schools

We have created some brand new panto-related offers for schools, planned especially with full Covid-safety and social distancing procedures.


Young People

From acting to technical theatre, influencing the Board of Directors, and offering advice to young people looking for a career in the theatre, we have a range of activities for young people



We offer regular activities for adults, such as Scripts and Scribbles, Full Circle and post-show discussions…

Teaching Theatre

Teaching Theatre

Enabling young people to learn about all aspects of working in the theatre and providing opportunities to  further education, training and employment.



We offer opportunities for community groups across Greater Manchester and beyond to take part in our Community Partnership Scheme.


Emerging Artists

Our Studio is an intimate 50 seat space that’s available to artists at different stages of their careers. We want to support artists’ work and development and build mutually beneficial working relationships.


Primary Schools

The Coliseum offers a creative and vibrant environment for learning, facilitating educational workshops for school groups.


Secondary Schools  

The Secondary Education Partnership Scheme aims to inspire students through cultural activity, where they learn and become immersed in a range of creative processes, by building knowledge and understanding in all aspects of producing theatre.


Further and Higher Education

We facilitate a number of partnerships with Further Education and Higher Education providers to offer rehearsal space, directorial visits, opportunities for rehearsed readings and masterclasses.

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Under 26s tickets

People aged 26 or under can see see their award-winning, nationally acclaimed theatre shows for just £7 a ticket.

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