Theatre Specifications

Oldham Coliseum Theatre’s Main House has a classic proscenium arch stage with a permanent fore stage. The orchestra pit is located underneath the fore stage but seats will need to be removed to accommodate it. The auditorium holds 524 people on three levels.

  • Auditorium and stage
  • Main stage – ground plan
  • Main stage – side elevation

Stage technical specification

  • Oldham Coliseum Sound Tech Spec 2017
  • Oldham Coliseum Lighting Tech Spec 2018 (Main House)

We also have a 60 seat studio theatre available for hire: Studio technical specification

If you are interested in hiring the Coliseum for a private or corporate function please email programming@coliseum.org.uk

If you are interested in visiting the lesser seen backstage areas of the Coliseum, contact the Education Department on 0161 785 7007 or email education@coliseum.org.uk

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