The Atkinson

The Atkinson
Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1DB
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Founded by William Atkinson in the late 1800s. the Atkinson has been open in its current format, since May 2013. The venue comprises a theatre, studio, cafe, shop, exhibition spaces, library and a museum.

The Atkinson is dedicated to providing a good-quality programme of events ranging from permanent and temporary displays, to community events, and aim to work closely with their audience to continue to bring what they want to see.

Southport train station is three minutes away and there are three accessible park and ride services as well as a number of on and off-road car parking facilities.

Event times

There are 8 events at this location

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The Albion Christmas Band

The Albion Christmas Band consists of three Fairport Convention alumni and singer Kellie White.

Fri 11 Dec

£18 (£16) / 01704 533333

Blackbeard's Tea Party

The York-based band plays lively and energetic folk-rock with a mixture of fiddles, squeezeboxes, guitar noise and synth bass.

Fri 4 Dec

£14 / 01704 533333

Bolshoi Ballet: The Lady Of The Camellias

  • 2015

The Bolshoi breathes new life into Neumeier’s tragic masterpiece accompanied by Chopin’s exquisite score.

Eddi Reader

The popular folk pop chanteuse, known for her work with Fairground Attraction and often called upon to add her voice to other people's records tours her latest album Vagabond.

Sat 2 Apr 2016

£22.50 / 01704 533333

Grumpy Old Women: Fifty Shades of Beige

Jenny Eclair and her fellow funny people Susie Blake and Kate Robbins present a brand new show.

Sat 28 May 2016

Hal Cruttenden: Straight Outta Cruttenden

  • 3 stars

The star of BBC Radio 4's Hal and regular TV panelist rants about modern life in his ever so slightly camp voice.

The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company: The Winter's Tale

  • 2015

Shakespeare’s tragicomedy of obsession and redemption is reimagined in a production co-directed by Rob Ashford and Kenneth Branagh. Judi Dench plays Paulina with Kenneth Branagh in the role of Leontes.

Sefton Open

Artworks created by members of groups and societies across the Borough are displayed alongside an open-submission exhibition in which anyone who lives or works in Sefton can submit their artwork through The Palette Club.

Wed 2 Dec

Free / 01704 533333

Thu 3 Dec

Free / 01704 533333

Fri 4 Dec

Free / 01704 533333

…and 15 more dates until 19 Dec

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