The Atkinson

The Atkinson
Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1DB
  • Telephone 01704 533333
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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 Adventures Of Pom

A recreation of the Greek myth of Persephone for babies; with live music and sensory objects.

Sun 29 Nov

£8 (Children £6; £24) / 01704 533333

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

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

It Follows

  • 5 stars
  • 2014
  • US
  • 107 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: David Robert Mitchell
  • Cast: Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Olivia Luccardi

Jay (Monroe) is a Michigan teenager whose lover reveals that he's infected her with a potentially deadly curse. Sensitive, visually arresting and utterly disturbing horror about the possible consequences of a sexual encounter, with a deeply affecting performance from Monroe and an excellent supporting cast.

Tue 1 Dec

01704 533333

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

The Sefton Open is a celebration of Sefton's creativity and a fantastic chance to discover the wealth of artistic talent within the region

Sun 29 Nov

Free / 01704 533333

Mon 30 Nov

Free / 01704 533333

Tue 1 Dec

Free / 01704 533333

…and 18 more dates until 19 Dec

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