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Teaching Theatre online

A dynamic six-week online course that helps to develop creative and employability skills.

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Stamp: Postcards of Positivity

A a new creative opportunity for everyone to get involved in, inviting you to post postcards filled with pictures and poems of positivity.



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.


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…



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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